June 2011 Archives

Spirit of '76


At the dormitory's recent dedication, these cakes honored the alumni bonds and joint effort of the Class of 1976 in naming Butler College's 1976 Hall.

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Photo by Andrea Kane

Love is a Simple Smile

Last day of school? Sort of - on the last day of volunteer work during a Global Seminar in Kumasi, Ghana, Chenyu Zheng '12 was surrounded by the students to whom she taught Chinese. She submitted this photo to the "What is Love?" exhibit sponsored by the Office of Religious Life: www.princeton.edu/~orl/love/gallery/index.html

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Photo courtesy of Chenyu Zheng '12

Map Quest

To visualize globalization and its effects, Professor Miguel Centeno has developed an interactive website. One project now in the works by sociology graduate student Manish Nag tracks commerce, as seen here with 2009 wheat trade. Learn about it at http://www.princeton.edu/globalization.

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Image courtesy Professor Miguel Centeno and Manish Nag

Graceful Acceptance


Dancer and choreographer Judith Jamison acknowledged with an elegant bow receiving her honorary degree at Commencement. One of six recognized by Princeton, Jamison will retire this month from the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, one of the world's most successful modern-dance troupes.

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Photo by T. Kevin Birch