Shriya Sekhsaria

News Editor

November 15, 2016

News & Notes: Eisgruber, Lempert discuss town-gown interests in public meeting

University President Christopher Eisgruber ’83, Princeton Mayor Liz Lempert, and members of the Princeton Council met to discuss town-gown interests in the fourth annual public meeting between the town and the University. According to Eisgruber, the University and the town share several commitments including civil liberties, civil exchange, … Read More

September 14, 2016

Icona Pop, Sammy Adams to perform at Lawnparties

Swedish electropop duo Icona Pop will be headlining the Fall 2016 Lawnparties, Undergraduate Student Government president Aleksandra Czulak ’17 announced in the Lawnparties website Wednesday. American hip-hop artist Sammy Adams will be performing the opening act. Icona Pop formed in 2009. The duo of Caroline Hjelt … Read More

August 19, 2016

Olympics Final Roundup: Tiger Olympians end their Rio journey with a total of three medals

Of the 13 University students and alumni and two assistant coaches that competed at the 2016 Olympics, three returned home with medals. Ashleigh Johnson ’17 goal kept her way to gold when Team USA beat Italy, 12-5, in the women’s water polo finals. This is the U.S.’ second consecutive gold … Read More

August 18, 2016

Olympics Day 13 Roundup – Frederick and Andrews crash out, two Tigers remain

Of the University’s two track and field assistant coaches that competed on Day 13 of the Games, one was disqualified, while the other failed to qualify for the next round. Assistant coach Priscilla Frederick, representing Antigua and Barbuda, was eliminated when she failed to clear 1.92m in the women’s high … Read More

August 17, 2016

Olympics Day 12 Roundup – Johnson ’17 prepares to goal keep for gold

U.S. athlete Donald Cabral ’12 finished in eighth place in his 3,000m steeplechase finals with a final time of 8:25.81. Kenya’s Conseslus Kipruto finished first with a time of 8:03.28, a new Olympic record. At the 2012 Games, Cabral had finished eighth with a time of 8:25.91. Team USA, including … Read More

August 16, 2016

Olympics Day 11 Roundup: Matheson ’08 to play for bronze, Andrews advances

Robby Andrews, assistant men’s track and field coach at the University, qualified for the men’s 1500m semifinal when he finished third in his heats. His time of 3:46.97 puts him in 27th place overall. Jakub Holusa of Czech Republic, who finished first in the heats, posted a … Read More

August 15, 2016

Olympics Day 10 Roundup — Johnson ’17 and Cabral ’12 advance, Field Hockey crashes out

Jessica Zhou: Associate Design Editor U.S. athlete Donn Cabral ’12 has qualified for the 3,000m steeplechase finals on Wednesday after finishing third in his heat, which happened to be the most competitive of the three. His time of 8:21.96 puts him third in … Read More

August 13, 2016

Olympics Day 8 Roundup – Stone ’07 becomes first Tiger Olympian to medal at Rio

Gevvie Stone ’07 became the first Princetonian to earn a spot on the podium at the 2016 Games when she won a silver medal in her single sculls event. Stone took home the silver for Team USA with a time of 7:22.92. Australian Kim Brennan finished first with a time … Read More

August 12, 2016

Olympics Day 7 Roundup: Stone ’07 and Matheson ’08 each move one step closer to medals

Three Tigers competed on Day 7 of the Games, locking in two more Tiger powered victories for Canada and USA. Kate Bertko ’06 ended her journey at Rio with a fourth place finish for USA in Final B of the women’s lightweight double sculls event. Bertko stood tenth in the … Read More