Philip M. Murphy is a senior investigator and chief of the Laboratory of Molecular Immunology (LMI) at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda. Dr. Murphy received his undergraduate degree from Princeton in 1975 and medical degree from Cornell in 1981 and trained in Internal Medicine at New York University-Bellevue Hospital Center where he was chief resident in 1984-85. He has spent his entire research career at NIAID, starting in 1985.
- Tue, Jul 30, 2019, 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
- Fri, Jul 26, 2019, 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
General David H. Petraeus (US Army, Ret.) is a partner at KKR and Chairman of the KKR Global Institute, a position he assumed some six years ago. He is also a member of the boards of directors of Optiv and FirstStream, a venture investor in more than a dozen startups, and engaged in a variety of academic endeavors.
- Fri, Jun 21, 2019, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Harry Lightsey retired in 2019 from the position of executive director – emerging technologies policy in the General Motors Global Public Policy organization. Harry joined General Motors in March of 2012 as Director, Federal Affairs – OnStar, Infotainment and Strategy Development. Subsequently, Harry also led the Federal Affairs team.
- Wed, Apr 24, 2019, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Join us for a lively dinner conversation concerning teaching outside of the academy including community colleges, K-12 private, charter and public school as well as museums and other public-facing organizations.
We will discuss pathways to teaching and ways you can gain teaching experience and support while a student in a Princeton Ph.D. program.
Representatives from Prison Teaching Initiative, the Teacher Prep Program and other educators will be a part of the dinner discussion. Guests will include:
- Tue, Apr 23, 2019, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
You have a unique story – and you write that story by the choices you make in life. All we have is our time and our passions – so why not pour both of them into the very best life story? That’s the secret to a meaningful life. Author and environmental advocate T. A. Barron inspires many with his books, including the highly acclaimed Merlin Saga, and believes that seeing your life as a story is an empowering – and universal – idea.
Refreshments will be served.
- Fri, May 10, 2019, 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Wendy Kopp '89 founded Teach For America in 1989 to marshal the energy of her generation against educational inequity in the United States.
- Tue, Apr 16, 2019, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Adulting: the practice of behaving in a way characteristic of a responsible adult, especially the accomplishment of mundane but necessary tasks.
There’s a lot of talk about landing your first job or starting grad school once you finish senior year. But what do you know about finding friends in a new city? Have you thought about your living situation and what it will be like to cook meals for yourself? Are you concerned about not having all the details of a job worked out by the time you say goodbye to Princeton?
- Tue, Apr 16, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
No other generation has ever been as connected and equipped with such a powerful set of digital tools. Is this a curse or a blessing? The Internet, smart phones, Instagram, Netflix and other apps open up all kinds of opportunities, but what impact do they have on us as people and as employees? How are technology companies like Siemens shaping the future of work? And how do we want to work together in the future?
Janina Kugel will talk about leadership in the digital age, the importance of lifelong learning, and explains why diverse and agile teams are critical to success.
- Wed, Apr 10, 2019, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Please join Barclays for our Women's Networking event. This is a chance for talented, driven students like you to explore everything Barclays has to offer. During this event, you'll learn more about Barclays, our work and our exciting summer internship opportunities. Plus you will meet some of our best people, who might just be your future colleagues.
This event is intended for freshmen and sophomores interested in internship opportunities in Banking and Sales and Trading.
Business casual attire.
Light refreshments will be served.
- Mon, Apr 8, 2019, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Thinking about a career in the arts?
Join us for dinner and conversation with Chai Vasarhelyi '00, documentary filmmaker and producer.
The Office of Career Services and the Lewis Center for the Arts have teamed up to provide a series of dinner conversations with alumni working in the arts. Students will have the opportunity for an intimate, in-person dialogue with alumni who have taken unique paths in pursuing their careers in the arts.