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Small World Coffee Brightens February With Month-Long Celebration of Love

With unexpected snow storms and freezing downpours interspersed with teasing signs of spring, February can be one bleak month. For the past four years Small World Coffee on Witherspoon Street…

Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation Still Excites Controversy After 150 Years

One hundred and fifty years ago, during the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1. A series of events marking the 150th anniversary of this historic…

Now You See It, Now You Don’t

Or will we have another Currier and Ives image like this one before winter takes its last bow? The setting for this winter scene is the Springdale Golf Course. (Photo…

Program on Cunningham, Rauschenberg Brings Together Dance and Visual Art

The legendary collaboration between choreographer Merce Cunningham and visual artist Robert Rauschenberg is the subject of “Spheres of Influence,” a three-part presentation at Princeton University Art Museum from 6:30 to…

Holocaust Account by University Staffer Brings World War II Atrocities to Light

Anna Gerwel always knew that her family had suffered hardships during World War II. As the daughter of political refugees from Poland who lived in Libya, Tunisia, and Italy before…

Michael Graves Among Appointees To Obama Administration Posts

Princeton architect Michael Graves is among five people who will be appointed to posts in the Obama administration, it was announced by the White House this week. Mr. Graves, whose…

All In A Day’s Work: Shirah Metzigian

Shirah Metzigian is a dynamo. At just 26, she’s in charge of all aspects of the day to day running of the Center of Theological Inquiry (CTI), the independent research…

Cinderella’s Ball

Fairy tale princesses surround the beauteous Cinderella at the YWCA of Princeton’s Cinderella Ballet Ball. Snow White and Sleeping Beauty were also in attendance. (Photo by Emily Reeves)  …

NASA Scientist Jim Green Discusses The Revolution in Planetary Science

While visiting Princeton next week, Dr. James L. Green, director of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA’s) Planetary Science Division, will give an overview of planetary science exploration during…

Latinos en Progreso Program Leading to Success at JWMS

The Princeton Public School (PPS) system has numerous ways of engaging parents in their children’s education. Its website offers a wealth of information about personnel, programs, calendars, and events, as…