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Apr. 25, 2012

Vol. 112, No. 11

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Using laptops in lectures; doing physics with the pros

Using laptops in lectures; doing physics with the pros

By Catherine Mevs ’09

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...

Reacting to a campus alert

By Paavana Kumar ’10

“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...
Exploring the Zen flute; voting in favor of service

Exploring the Zen flute; voting in favor of service

By Jessica Lander ’10

Protruding out of Lauren Ledley ’10’s backpack — crammed with textbooks, papers, pencils — is a flared flute, almost two feet long, with a plastic body resembling bamboo. In classes, Ledley’s peers don’t know what to make of it. The flute...

Web Exclusive: Celebrating Asian heritage

By Nikki Leon ’11

At first, it seemed everyone wanted only the food. Although Go and mah-jongg tables were set up outside the Frist convenience store and Wyliena Guan ’11 was emceeing a string of student performances, the crowd gathered around the buffet....
An ‘uninvisible’ issue;  a glimpse into grad life

An ‘uninvisible’ issue; a glimpse into grad life

By Catherine Mevs ’09

On Thursday night of the first Princeton Preview weekend in April, with the campus crawling with prospective students, about 50 people sat quietly in the usually chatter-filled Café Vivian of Frist Campus Center. A young man was reading...
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