Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Over the past half-century, Medicare and Medicaid have become bedrocks of the U.S. health care system, together providing insurance coverage for more than 100 million people. Yet, these programs remain controversial, a battleground between those opponents who perceive them to be costly, "big government" programs and supporters who see them as essential to the nation's commitment to safeguard the most vulnerable among us. Not surprisingly, many myths have emerged in the highly politicized debate about these policies. The 50th anniversary of both programs on July 30 offers a chance to set some of the record straight.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Princeton psychology professor Sabine Kastner is featured in an educational video on brain research produced by NBC Learn in collaboration with the National Science Foundation. Visit the NBC Learn webpage for the series “Mysteries of the Brain” to view Kastner’s video entitled, “Perceiving Brain.”
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Guided by the motto, "Got your six", and Head Coach Courtney Banghart, the Princeton women's basketball team closed out their regular season with a historic 30-0 record and went on to the second round of the Women's NCAA tournament for the first time in the team's history. Watch this video to learn more about the players, the coaches and their remarkable season.
August 6, 2015 - 6:00pm
Celebrate summer at the Princeton University Art Museum's annual picnic on the lawn. Enjoy barbecue fare, live music, and family-friendly activities. Stay until sunset for the last of the summer film screenings, American Graffiti.
August 6, 2015 - 8:30pm
For this annual summer movie screenings, inspired by the Museum's special exhibitions, the art museum presents films that celebrate the American experience. George Lucas' coming-of-age story depicts the final adventures of two high school students before they leave for college.(Rain location: Art Museum)
August 11, 2015 - 2:30pm
At closure of the Keller Center's 10-week eLab Summer Accelerator Program, student teams participate in Demo Day, at which they pitch their final business plan and demo their products. At Demo Day, the seven eLab teams have the opportunity to showcase their entrpreneurial ventures to an audience of investors, innovators and entrepreneurs. The Princeton Demo Day is on Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 2:30pm in the Princeton University Friend Center.