The Spotlight articles showcase events and activities related to the diverse programs and offices within the Office of the Dean of the College.


Junior geosciences major Mitch Mitchell. Photo courtesy of the Princeton University Office of Communications.

Frist Campus Center was the center of Princeton University's research universe Thursday afternoon as more than 150 undergraduates, graduate students and postdoctoral researchers presented their wor

Freshman seminar students at the home of Paul Reider. Photo courtesy of Denise Applewhite, Princeton University Office of Communications.

Paul Reider spent many years developing drugs for the pharmaceutical industry, working with top chemists to combat some of humanity's worst diseases, such as HIV.

Cameron Platt and Esther Kim, Photos courtesy of Platt and Kim.

Cameron Platt, an English major from Santa Barbara, California, has been selected as valedictorian of Princeton's Class of 2016.

Mark Fleurbaey with freshman seminar students. Photo by Denise Applewhite, Office of Communications.

Halfway around the table, it came time for freshman Ryan Ozminkowski to report on his research.

Princeton senior Joseph Scherrer. Photo courtesy of Scherrer.

Princeton University senior and physics major Joseph Scherrer is one of 12 college seniors and first-year graduate stu

Princeton juniors Briana Payton and Daniel Teehan. Photos courtesy of Payton and Teehan.

Princeton University juniors Briana Payton and Daniel Teehan have been awarded 2016 Truman Scholarships, which provide up to $30,000 toward graduate school and the opportunity to participate in pro

Lisa Gong. Photo courtesy of Noel Valero.

As Princeton University senior Lisa Gong completed her internship at the Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program in the summer of 2015, she said goodbye to a patient she had come to know named

Title screen of the film "Paris, Ni Hao." Image courtesy of Sharon Deng.

The film "Paris, Ni Hao" follows eight first- and second-generation Chinese immigrants in Paris to provide an intimate look at immigration and the mixed emotions surrounding it.

Empanadas Chilenas. Photo by Alexandria Gumbs '18.

Princeton University students are showcasing their many opportunities to experience life abroad through