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Head of College Welcome to Class of 2022!
July 16, 2018

Dear Class of 2022,

Greetings from Forbes College!  This is such a special place with many features to help you enjoy your time at Princeton.  While some have noted that Forbes is the furthest college from the center of campus, it is only a 2 minute walk farther than the next closest college – and those extra minutes are absolutely…

Meet Forbes' New Head of College, Maria Garlock!
July 3, 2018

A formal welcome to our Forbesians '22 will be posted in the coming weeks, but for now, we'd like to take a moment to introduce our whole Forbes community to Maria Garlock of Civil and Environmental Engineering!

In her own words (as written in her staff bio):

Drop-In with the DSL Monthly Events!
April 25, 2018

Since joining Forbes in late January, DSL Olivia Weiner has been eager to meet our students outside the confines of scheduled appointments. In order to get to know our Forbesians as well as learn about campus life and the flow of things in the orange bubble, she started a monthly open…

Commencement Celebration at Forbes, Tues. June 5
April 17, 2018

General Commencement Info Here

Reception and Diploma Pick-up in the Forbes backyard immediately following conclusion of the Commencement ceremony. There will be food, drink, and time to reflect on your achievement. Stay tuned to Facebook and this website for updates…

Spring Break Thesis Cafe in Forbes MPR!
March 13, 2018

Surround yourself with other class of 2018ers who can sympathize with the joys and difficulties of turning out a paper of this magnitude.

To ease the pain and keep you energized for your task, we will provide a combination of comfort food and healthy snacks. Writing on an empty stomach means writing on an empty brain--it's important…

New College Head Announced for AY 2018-2019
Feb. 14, 2018

 

The Office of the Dean of the College has announced the new Head of College for Forbes. You can learn about Professor Maria Garlock via this link on…

Welcome Message from Olivia Weiner, DSL
Jan. 26, 2018

Dear Forbesians,

 

I am thrilled to be at Princeton and especially at Forbes College. I very much look forward to getting to know you and to serving as a resource and support to the community. I hope to work with my colleagues in the…

Olivia Weiner, DSL, Starts at Forbes!
Jan. 22, 2018

Today marks Forbes' new Director of Student Life's first day! Please join us in welcoming Olivia Weiner to the Inn!

Former DSL Mellisa Thompson has moved up campus to Morrison Hall to serve as Associate Dean of Undergraduate Students in the Office of the…

Head Hecht & Lab Create Life-Sustaining Artificial Enzyme!
Jan. 19, 2018

You read all about this incredible discovery in the article written by the University Office of Communications and featured on the home page by using this link.

Senior Thesis Cafe: Jan. 29-Feb. 2 in the MPR
Jan. 19, 2018

Come and join your fellow Forbesians who are pulling out their hair over thesis season. During the week of intersession, the MPR at Forbes will be transformed into a place where you can bring your materials, your brainpower, and your stressballs. Surround yourself with other class of 2018 members who can sympathize with the joys and…