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Forbes Hosts Reception to Celebrate Class of 2024 Graduates
May 30, 2024

Forbes celebrated commencement in style, hosting a memorable reception for our 2024 graduates and their families. Following the ceremony on Tuesday, attendees were welcomed to Forbes for an indulgent reception. The air buzzed with excitement as guests savored delicious refreshments, toasted with champagne, and captured cherished moments in…

Forbesian Max Diallo Jakobsen Wins 2024 Spirit of Princeton Award
May 14, 2024

Eight students have been named winners of the 2024 Spirit of Princeton Award, honoring Princeton University undergraduates for positive contributions to campus life. Among these esteemed recipients stands Forbesian Max Diallo Jakobsen, a senior from Stockholm, Sweden and Conakry, Guinea, concentrating in history and pursuing certificates in…

Forbes Spring Reception Deemed Tropical Success!
May 9, 2024

Forbes Juniors, Seniors, and Fellows gathered at Head Garlock's house for an unforgettable evening of discovery and indulgence. Renowned Drinks Historian, Diana Pittet, captivated guests with the history of rum, from its origins to its global resonance beyond the Caribbean shores. As the sun set, attendees savored refreshing tropical smoothies,…

Students Enjoy Earth Day Yoga in the Forbes Backyard
April 23, 2024

Immersed in the tranquil embrace of nature, Princeton students gathered in the picturesque Forbes Backyard for an Earth Day Yoga event. Hosted by Campus Rec and guided by the serene expertise of Angela Quinn, participants embarked on a…

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

Attention:

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…