Forbes Students Gather to Enjoy Solar Eclipse
April 8, 2024


Forbes students and faculty gathered in the picturesque Forbes backyard to witness the awe-inspiring spectacle of the Solar Eclipse. The setting was perfect for viewing, fostering a strong sense of community among everyone present. It truly was a delightful experience to share together!

Forbes Students Enjoy Conversation with President Eisgruber
April 8, 2024

Forbes students enjoyed engaging in conversation with President Eisgruber and fellow Forbesians over tea and pastries in the Private Dining Room. What a great opportunity to discuss ideas and connect with our community!

University Bike/PEV Policy - Sweeps for Policy Violations Increase This Month
March 4, 2024


Please park your bikes in appropriate locations: bikes left locked to handrails or left in locations that violate University Policy will be removed.  The Personal Electric Vehicle page has additional information about new policies related…

Forbes Alumna Fei-Fei Li's Memoir Chosen as Pre-read for Class of 2028
Feb. 23, 2024

Princeton University has chosen the memoir of Forbes alumna and former Forbes Fellow, Fei-Fei Li, titled "The Worlds I See: Curiosity, Exploration, and Discovery at the Dawn of AI," as the next Pre-read for incoming first-year students. Li, a trailblazing computer scientist, intertwines her personal journey as an immigrant and scientist with…

Forbes Students Gather for Homemade Empanada Study Break at Head Garlock's Residence
Feb. 22, 2024

Forbes students were invited to gather at Head Garlock's residence to enjoy the smell and taste of homemade cooking. The event provided an opportunity for students to forge new connections and bask in the warmth of shared moments.

The Forbes Dining staff delighted attendees with a delectable assortment of beef, chicken, and vegetable…

National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine Celebrates Sold Out Performance at Forbes Reception
Feb. 13, 2024

Founded in 1918, the National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine is one of the country’s principal symphonies and the most-recorded orchestra in any former Soviet territory. Now, with their compatriots defending their homeland against a Russian invasion, the orchestra steps out of Russia’s shadow. For their return to McCarter Theatre the symphony…

Forbes Chef, Rick Brabson, Secures Silver Medal in Culinary Competition
Jan. 30, 2024

Congrats to Forbes College’s very own Chef de Cuisine, Chef Rick, for winning silver at the American Culinary Federation Sanctioned Culinary Competition hosted by Skidmore College! 

Princeton University’s seasoned chefs, including Chef Matthew Kane of Graduate College, Chef David Hatton of Yeh/New College West, Chef Rick…

Labyrinth Books Spring 2024 Textbooks Announcement
Jan. 12, 2024

Starting 1/15, all coursebooks will be available in store or online at If you have any questions, please email [email protected].

Forbes Fellow and Faculty Adviser, Neta Bahcall, wins preeminent astronomy award
Jan. 12, 2024

The American Astronomical Society has awarded its highest honor to Princeton astrophysicist Neta Bahcall, Princeton’s Eugene Higgins Professor of Astronomy. The Henry Norris Russell Lectureship is awarded annually for “a lifetime of eminence in astronomical research."…

Tiger Card Access During Winter Recess
Dec. 18, 2023

TigerCard access for all exterior dormitory doors and to your room will expire at noon on December 25. Only students on the approved list for continuous housing or Athletics may remain in the dorms during winter break. Access for all students will reactivate on January 12. If you have any questions…