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May15, 2013

Vol. 113, No. 12

Cover Story
President Tilghman and the man chosen to be her successor, Provost Christopher Eisgruber ’83, share a laugh during a Nassau Hall press conference April 21.

Princeton taps its provost to become next president

By Mark F. Bernstein ’83

Christopher L. Eisgruber ’83, a constitutional scholar who has been Princeton’s provost since 2004, was selected by the Board of Trustees April 21...

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Agony! Ecstasy!

The thesis is a senior’s final lonely journey

By Mark F. Bernstein ’83

The senior-thesis requirement is Princeton’s great leveler, a lonesome valley nearly every senior must walk on the road to graduation. It can be a...

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Andrew Conway

The future of education?

As the world gets a taste of Princeton, Princeton gets ideas to improve at home

By Christopher Connell ’71

Andrew Conway, a senior lecturer in psychology, was skeptical when Princeton’s leaders began discussing with the faculty whether to join the rush...

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Robertson Hall at night during the “Every Voice” conference.

LGBT conference welcomes ‘every voice’

By Merrell Noden ’78 with reporting by Nellie Peyton ’14

Taking its name from a phrase in “Old Nassau,” the Every Voice conference April 11–13 brought some 550 LGBT Princeton alumni, partners, and...

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When girls were women: Reflections for a reunion

By W. Barksdale Maynard ’88

Nostalgia creeps in after 25 years. It happened to Edmund Wilson 1916; he wistfully recalled college days with Scott Fitzgerald ’17, whose eyes...

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The Class of ’98’s top lacrosse attackmen — from left, Jon Hess, Chris Massey, and Jesse Hubbard (pictured here during their undergraduate days) — still play together in an over-30 division.

Extra Point

After 15 years, lacrosse trio stays connected

By Brett Tomlinson

If you want to watch the legendary lacrosse trio of Jon Hess, Jesse Hubbard, and Chris Massey in action against Syracuse, you could try to track...

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