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Welcome, Class of 2023, from your College Council!
June 25, 2019

Dear Class of 2023,

Congratulations, and welcome to Forbes College! We are SO excited to have you join the Forbes family. Right now, your fellow first-years are busy teasing you about how far Forbes is from the rest of campus – but…

Outdoor Yoga at Forbes!
April 24, 2019

Over 70 people attended the free outdoor yoga class brought to Forbes by Campus Recreation last night! Join us at the next outdoor yoga on May 7.

 

 

Forbesians in the News
April 12, 2019

As we head towards the finish line for the 2018-19 academic year, the College Office wants to share how much we appreciate the many contributions you have all made to the Forbes Community and take a moment to feature a few Forbesians who have recently been recognized for their hard work,…

Options Around the World
March 26, 2019

Wednesday, 4/3 from 5-7, DHall, SDR & MPR

Explore major, certificate and post-Princeton opportunities with upperclass peers, recent alumni and university staff!

Grab a passport and collect at least 4 stamps from different stations to be entered into a raffle for an awesome prize!

Why We Struggle to Make Good Choices... and How We Can Be Better: Lessons from Behavioral Economics, with Syon Bhanot '06
March 26, 2019

Tuesday, April 2, 5:30-6:30 in Forbes SDR

Behavioral science has taught us that human beings are not well equipped to make consistently rational decisions. In this timely, interactive talk, Syon Bhanot '06, an Assistant Professor of Economics at Swarthmore College (and a Forbes alum!), will discuss some of the behavioral biases that…

PAA Info Night 3/27
March 25, 2019

Come to the SDR at 6:00 on Weds, 3/27 to learn more about becoming a Forbes PAA!

Senior Thesis Boot Camp a Success!
March 22, 2019

Seniors made use of this spring break by making progress on writing their theses! Thanks to Forbes RGSs Jenny and Sophie for organizing this event.

Forbes Conversation Series Open to Full Houses
Nov. 9, 2018

The Forbes Conversation Series kicked off this week with two faculty favorites: Peter Singer (Tuesday) and Jeff Nunokawa (Wednesday). Thanks to those who came out to share dinner with them!

The Conversation Series is an opportunity for students to meet faculty, staff, and other University community members on an informal non-academic…

Princepedia Workshop: PAAs Populate Course Analyses
Oct. 19, 2018

Last night, our PAAs gathered in the SDR to work with Nic Vogue, of the McGraw Center for Teaching and Learning to populate course analyses to assist first- and second- year students with course selections. Thanks to Nic for the workshop, and thanks to our PAAs for the curated thoughts! You can look for their input soon via

University President Christopher Eisgruber '83 Joins Dinner Discussion
Oct. 3, 2018

On Monday, October 1, Christopher Eisgruber '83, President of Princeton University, came to Forbes to engage with a group of Forbes freshmen and student leaders over dinner in the SDR. The topic was inspired by the freshman pre-read, Speak Freely, by Keith E. Whittington, but ranged beyond the parameters specific to the book, and to…