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Oct. 5, 2011

Vol. 112, No. 2

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Reacting to a campus alert

By Paavana Kumar ’10

Posted on Apr. 17, 2009

“For there is never trouble within our orange bubble”: So goes the Princeton Triangle Club anthem, reflecting popular sentiment about living on campus as students enjoy the illusion of a secluded, protected community.   But in the...
Using laptops in lectures; doing physics with the pros

Using laptops in lectures; doing physics with the pros

By Catherine Mevs ’09

Posted on Apr. 15, 2009

During a lecture early this semester, English 311 professor Lawrence Danson put aside the dilemma of Prince Hamlet to discuss a topic decidedly not Shakespearean — laptops.   “I quite literally thought,” Danson said later, “let’s take the...
Gender gap at eating clubs; fewer jobs for grad students

Gender gap at eating clubs; fewer jobs for grad students

By Chip McCorkle ’09

Posted on Mar. 27, 2009

If you were a visitor to campus a couple of weeks ago and glanced at a copy of The Daily Princetonian, you might have left with the impression that the eating clubs are still male-only. The Prince that day contained a full-page call to...
Using hypnosis to relax; a lunchtime literary visit

Using hypnosis to relax; a lunchtime literary visit

By Nikki Leon ’11

Posted on Mar. 8, 2009

In the late 1700s Franz A. Mesmer claimed a cure for all ills: Placing his patients around a tub of iron rods and “magnetized” water, Mesmer would play songs on a glass harmonica until one of the patients fell into convulsions — a...
Recipes and priorities

Recipes and priorities

By Jessica Lander ’10

Posted on Feb. 23, 2009

In January Paul Nehring ’10 took the oath of office — not on Lincoln’s Bible, but on a dog-eared, sauce-stained Joy of Cooking. Nehring promised to preside faithfully over 26 upper-class omnivores who comprise one of Princeton’s two...
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