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Five Questions with Professor Michael Cadden: The Importance of “Making Art”

July 1st, 2013 / Development Com...

Michael Cadden, chair of the Lewis Center for the Arts, has taught at Princeton for over three decades. He was the director of the Program in Theater -- previously known as the Program in Theater and Dance -- for 19 years. He is a recipient of the President’s Award for Distinguished Teaching.

Dance

Raising the Barre: Princeton’s Program in Dance

May 28th, 2013 / Development Com...

One sunny day in 1970, accompanied by conga drums and a rock and roll band, Princeton’s first dance students presented their inaugural performance. They called it “To Dance Is to Live!” Today, somewhere on campus, a Princeton student will reaffirm those words -- en pointe or in a backspin, in a choreography class or a tap-dance troupe.

Carrico Torres

Even for a Seasoned Traveler, International Internships Expand Horizons

May 8th, 2013 / Development Com...

Carrico “Carra” Torres ’14 was raised with a deep appreciation for the role of individual agency in the world. The daughter of two professional relief workers, she and her younger brother often accompanied their parents on trips from their home in northern New Mexico to overseas disaster relief sites.

Graduate students

Graduate Students: The Next Generation of World-Class Scholars

May 2nd, 2013 / Development Com...

Princeton’s Graduate School has been attracting some of the world’s most promising scholars for more than 100 years. These talented students collaborate with the University’s distinguished faculty, produce their own original scholarship, and teach undergraduates, all in preparation for taking their place in the classrooms, laboratories, boardrooms, and government halls of tomorrow.

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