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Friday Tea and Talk with Dean of the College Jill Dolan
Nov. 16, 2015

On Friday, November 13, Professor Michael Hecht, Forbes' head of college, opened his home for a special gathering of the weekly Tea and Talk series. Usually hosted in the lounge right here in Forbes, Tea and Talk took a road trip to the college house to offer a change of scenery on a fall afternoon, bone china tea cups, and a special guest…

Princeton Garden Project: Food for Thought
Oct. 13, 2015

Last week, members of the Princeton Garden Project spent a Wednesday afternoon tending the patch, which lies a short grassy walk away at 79 Alexander Street. After a few short hours of work, students had transplanted blueberries, turned compost, planted a cover crop, and began preparations for wintering the garden. The pumpkins featured with…

Freshman Lunch with the President
Oct. 12, 2015

Monday, October 12 saw President Eisgruber in the Forbes SDR for an engaging lunch and discussion with members of the Forbes class of 2019. Dining Services laid the tables with white linens and special desserts to create some mood and atmosphere.

Special thanks to the Forbesians who participated--it was an excellent representation of…

In Need of Some Techy Know-How? Let the STC Help!
Oct. 1, 2015

Do you need some help with a computer, phone, tablet, or other device?

During the academic year, the Student Technology Consultants will be ready and available to assist you. The team comprises three sophomores living right here in Forbes.

OFFICE HOURS…

St. John's Students Attend Zee Dinner Before Departing Forbes
Sept. 28, 2015

The students from St. John's University in Cambridge attended a zee dinner at the Master's residence last week to round out their time here in scenic Princeton, NJ.

We hope you had a chance to interact with the students, and perhaps they've even convinced you to join them on the other side of the pond and be a Forbesian visitor to…

Follow Forbes College on Facebook
Sept. 24, 2015

Keep a little bit of home in your pocket, and follow the official Forbes College Facebook page!

As the year progresses, you'll see highlights from Forbes events, shout-outs to your fellow Forbesians' achievements, and more.

Don't be fooled by imitators: the official page is

What to do if you have a bike on campus
Aug. 18, 2015

Register your bike with Transportation & Parking Services.

Familiarize yourself with policies on bike parking, bike lock removal, abandonment/Confiscation and summer storage.

Princeton Garden Project at Forbes College
July 29, 2015

The garden interns Lindsey and Morgan were busy over the summer working the Forbes garden plot. Follow their progress on their garden blog.

In the Spotlight: Professor Joshua Katz
July 28, 2015

The New Yorker published an article about Forbes Adviser Professor Joshua Katz.

Welcome from the Forbes College Council
July 14, 2015

Dear Forbes Class of 2019,

Congratulations on becoming the newest members of the Forbes Family! You may not have realized it yet, but you are now a part of the best residential college at Princeton.

We can’t wait to have you and we hope you are as excited as we are to join us at Princeton. We know you’ve worked incredibly…