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Teaching for America

Young alumni provide a lifeline for poor schools — and get a lesson in humility
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'Trial by fire'

Four members of Princeton’s Class of 2008 who joined Teach for America kept journals or blog posts of their first-year teaching experiences.
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Firing up fusion

In a resurgence of worldwide fusion research, the Princeton Plasma Physics Lab tries to carve out a starring role
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Homer, Hobbes, and hope

Steve Fallon ’76 teaches the classics to homeless people, who understand the struggles central to the world’s great books.
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Issue in doubt

After 65 years, a Princeton family has guarded hope that a loved one’s remains might come home
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Mrs. Obama goes to Washington

From Chicago to Princeton to Pennsylvania Avenue, the interests that define Michelle Robinson Obama ’85 haven’t changed
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Mind the gap

For some students, the best way to kick off a Princeton education is to go somewhere else
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Hating Uncle Sam

A Princeton class dissects the causes of anti-Americanism and what can be done about them.
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More than the game

In writing about sports, Frank Deford ’61 tells stories about life
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The cosmic apocalypse

Princeton cosmologists are working to discern the ultimate fate of the universe

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