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May 11, 2013

The Pathways to Science program celebrated the achievements of its mentors and mentees at the final Summit Event on Saturday, May 11.

April 28, 2013

Out of 69 high school teams from all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, the Princeton High School Science Team placed 14th in the top 16 High School teams at the National Science bowl!! 

March 22, 2013

Over 360 young women from across New Jersey and Pennsylvania joined us today for the 12th annual Young Women’s Conference in Science, Mathematics, Technology, and Engineering. 

January 5, 2013

Saturday, January 5, 2013 will mark the kick-off of our 29th Annual Science on Saturday lecture series. The speaker, James Olsen,  Professor in the at Princeton University, will give a lecture titled: “The Large Hadron Collider: big science for big questions".

November 7, 2012

Four days before the national election, and while the whole country's hairs figuratively stood on end, we were making sure that New England kids' hairs were doing it literally!

October 16, 2012

The Spot Award Program was initiated in 2000 to recognize and reward those individual staff members who have made short-term extraordinary contributions or accomplishments.  It honors those who have excelled in resolving complex problems leading to improvement or innovations resulting in co

October 1, 2012

Time flies when you’re having fun!

But new adventures await...Post-doc Stephanie Wissel is headed off to a new position at UCLA, with research assignments in Hawaii and Antarctica (!) and new post-doc Arturo Dominguez joins us after recently finishing his Ph.D. at MIT.

August 15, 2012

They worked so hard for the past few months, and finally, Jonathan Grom, Kathy Litman and Dave West could fly their experiment in microgravity.   An added boon: they could fly with a football-star turned astronaut who now 

August 14, 2012

The hard work, the satisfaction of a job well done, spending long hours trying to print the poster to the right size....

July 22, 2012

From July 23-27, PPPL hosted 17 teachers from across the nation for our annual Plasma Camp workshop.


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