President's Blog: The Constitution’s Promise

Wednesday, Jan 6, 2021, 6:47 pm

Like all of you, I am horrified by the lawless violence in the United States Capitol today.  I am saddened and concerned for our country, and I am embarrassed by how America today appeared to the world.

Tags:  Blog, 2020-21

President's Blog: With Gratitude

Thursday, Dec 31, 2020, 10:35 am

As we ring out 2020 and celebrate the arrival of 2021, I send thanks and best wishes to the entire Princeton community.

This has been a year unlike any other, filled with unprecedented difficulties.  To all of you who have lost loved ones, or experienced personal hardships, I extend my sympathy and warm thoughts.

Tags:  Blog, 2020-21

President’s Blog: Celebrating Dean Cecilia Rouse’s Nomination to Chair Biden’s Council of Economic Advisers

Monday, Nov 30, 2020, 12:47 pm

Princeton today celebrates President-elect Joe Biden’s announcement that he will nominate Cecilia Rouse, Dean of the School of Public and International Affairs, to Chair the Council of Economic Advisers.  I cannot imagine a better choice for the role.  Ceci Rouse is a distinguished economist and an outstanding dean for the School.

Tags:  Blog, 2020-21

Message from President Eisgruber on Spring 2021

Tuesday, Nov 24, 2020, 12:06 pm

Dear Princetonians,

Tags:  Statements, 2020-21

Our Highest Aspirations

Wednesday, Nov 18, 2020, 7:00 pm

First published in the November 2020 issue of the Princeton Alumni Weekly.

Tags:  PAW Pages, 2020-21

President’s Blog: Remaining Vigilant During the Pandemic

Monday, Nov 16, 2020, 3:22 pm

A friend practices medicine in the Princeton area.  He talked with me recently about what it’s like to be a doctor in the COVID era.  He described the precautions he takes when seeing patients, including wearing a face shield over multiple masks throughout his work day.  He spoke about colleagues who suffered from the disease after contracting...

Tags:  Blog, 2020-21

President's Blog: Make Your Voice Heard

Friday, Oct 30, 2020, 9:18 am

Over the last few months, I have often wished that I had an informal, easy way to communicate with the Princeton community.  I hope that this blog will meet that need.  Posts will typically be brief, topical, and unbound by any publication schedule:  I’ll rely on the University’s social media channels to let you know when I’ve posted something...

Tags:  Blog, 2020-21

Mid-semester update on spring 2021

Monday, Oct 19, 2020, 2:30 pm

Dear Princetonians,

As we move into the second half of this unusual and difficult fall semester, I write to update you about our response to the COVID pandemic and the factors relevant to our planning for the spring semester.

Tags:  Statements

Welcoming the Great Class of 2024

Wednesday, Oct 14, 2020, 7:00 pm

First published in the October 2020 issue of the Princeton Alumni Weekly.

Addressing the incoming class from my office in Nassau Hall

Tags:  PAW Pages, 2020-21

Hard Decisions About an Uncertain Fall

Wednesday, Sep 9, 2020, 7:00 pm

First published in the September 2020 Issue of the Princeton Alumni Weekly.

Photo by Laurel Masten Cantor

Tags:  PAW Pages, 2020-21


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