Cameron Platt, an English major from Santa Barbara, California, has been selected as valedictorian of Princeton's Class of 2016. Esther Kim, an English major from Marietta, Georgia, has been named the Latin salutatorian. The Princeton faculty accepted the nominations of the Faculty Committee on Examinations and Standing at its April 25 meeting. Platt will deliver the valedictory address at Princeton's Commencement ceremony on Tuesday, May 31, and Kim will deliver the traditional salutatory oration in Latin.
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The Faculty Committee on Examinations and Standing is chaired by Jill Dolan, dean of the college.