Princeton University

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Princeton University is a private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey.wikipedia
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Princeton, New Jersey

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Princeton University is a private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey.
It is the home of Princeton University, which bears its name and moved to the community in 1756 from its previous location in Newark.

Ivy League

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Princeton University is a private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey.
The eight members are Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Dartmouth College, Harvard University, the University of Pennsylvania, Princeton University, and Yale University.

Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs

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It offers professional degrees through the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, the School of Engineering and Applied Science, the School of Architecture and the Bendheim Center for Finance.
The Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs is a professional public policy school at Princeton University.

Bendheim Center for Finance

It offers professional degrees through the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, the School of Engineering and Applied Science, the School of Architecture and the Bendheim Center for Finance.
Bendheim Center for Finance (BCF) is an interdisciplinary center at Princeton University.

Princeton Theological Seminary

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The university has ties with the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton Theological Seminary and the Westminster Choir College of Rider University.
Founded in 1812 under the auspices of Archibald Alexander, the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church, and the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University), it is the second-oldest seminary in the United States.

Princeton University School of Architecture

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It offers professional degrees through the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, the School of Engineering and Applied Science, the School of Architecture and the Bendheim Center for Finance.
Founded in 1919, the School is a center for teaching and research in architectural design, history, and theory at Princeton University.

List of Nobel laureates by university affiliation

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As of October 2018, 65 Nobel laureates, 15 Fields Medalists and 13 Turing Award laureates have been affiliated with Princeton University as alumni, faculty members or researchers.

Princeton University School of Engineering and Applied Science

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It offers professional degrees through the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, the School of Engineering and Applied Science, the School of Architecture and the Bendheim Center for Finance.
A school within Princeton University, which is one of the eight universities of the Ivy League, it provides undergraduate and graduate instruction in six departments: chemical and biological engineering, civil and environmental engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, mechanical and aerospace engineering, and operations research and financial engineering.

Institute for Advanced Study

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The university has ties with the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton Theological Seminary and the Westminster Choir College of Rider University.
Although it is close to and collaborates with Princeton University, Rutgers University, and other nearby institutions, it is independent and does not charge tuition or fees.

Colonial colleges

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Founded in 1746 in Elizabeth as the College of New Jersey, Princeton is the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States and one of the nine colonial colleges chartered before the American Revolution.
Seven of the nine colonial colleges are part of the Ivy League athletic conference: Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Columbia, University of Pennsylvania, Brown, and Dartmouth.

Nassau Hall

Its home in Princeton was Nassau Hall, named for the royal House of Orange-Nassau of William III of England.
Nassau Hall (or Old Nassau) is the oldest building at Princeton University in Princeton, Mercer County, New Jersey, United States.

President of Princeton University

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Following the untimely deaths of Princeton's first five presidents, John Witherspoon became president in 1768 and remained in that office until his death in 1794.
Princeton University is led by a President selected by the Board of Trustees.

List of Turing Award laureates by university affiliation

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As of October 2018, 65 Nobel laureates, 15 Fields Medalists and 13 Turing Award laureates have been affiliated with Princeton University as alumni, faculty members or researchers.

James McCosh

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James McCosh took office as the college's president in 1868 and lifted the institution out of a low period that had been brought about by the American Civil War.
He was president of Princeton University 1868-1888.

Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library

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A collection of historical photographs of the building of the lake is housed at the Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library on Princeton's campus.
The Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library is the institutional archives of Princeton University and is part of the Princeton University Library's department of rare books and special collections.

Jonathan Belcher

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In 1754, trustees of the College of New Jersey suggested that, in recognition of Governor Jonathan Belcher's interest, Princeton should be named as Belcher College.
He unsuccessfully attempted to mediate the partisan conflicts between New Jersey's Quakers and large landowners, and promoted the establishment of the College of New Jersey, now Princeton University.

Westminster Choir College

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The university has ties with the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton Theological Seminary and the Westminster Choir College of Rider University.
The dedication of the new campus was marked by a performance of Johann Sebastian Bach's Mass in B minor at the Princeton University Chapel with the Westminster Choir, soloists, and the Philadelphia Orchestra conducted by Leopold Stokowski.

Princeton University Graduate College

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On October 2, 1913, the Princeton University Graduate College was dedicated.
The Graduate College at Princeton University is a residential college which serves as the center of graduate student life at Princeton.

List of Fields Medal winners by university affiliation

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As of October 2018, 65 Nobel laureates, 15 Fields Medalists and 13 Turing Award laureates have been affiliated with Princeton University as alumni, faculty members or researchers.

Shirley M. Tilghman

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In 2009-11, Princeton professor Nannerl O. Keohane chaired a committee on undergraduate women's leadership at the university, appointed by President Shirley M. Tilghman.
She is now a professor of molecular biology and public policy and president emerita of Princeton University.

Evelyn College for Women

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In 1887, the university actually maintained and staffed a sister college, Evelyn College for Women, in the town of Princeton on Evelyn and Nassau streets.
Evelyn College for Women, often shortened to Evelyn College, was the coordinate women's college of Princeton University in Princeton, New Jersey between 1887 and 1897.

Elizabeth, New Jersey

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Founded in 1746 in Elizabeth as the College of New Jersey, Princeton is the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States and one of the nine colonial colleges chartered before the American Revolution.
Princeton University was founded in 1746 in Elizabeth as the College of New Jersey.

William Appleton Potter

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Implemented initially by William Appleton Potter and later enforced by the University's supervising architect, Ralph Adams Cram, the Collegiate Gothic style remained the standard for all new building on the Princeton campus through 1960.
William Appleton Potter (December 10, 1842 – February 19, 1909) was an American architect who designed numerous buildings for Princeton University, as well as municipal offices and churches.

Higher education in the United States

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Founded in 1746 in Elizabeth as the College of New Jersey, Princeton is the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States and one of the nine colonial colleges chartered before the American Revolution.
New Light Presbyterians in 1747 set up the College of New Jersey, in the town of Princeton, which later was renamed Princeton University.

Woodrow Wilson

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In 1902, Woodrow Wilson, graduate of the Class of 1879, was elected the 13th president of the university.
Wilson attended Davidson College in North Carolina for the 1873–74 school year, cut short by illness, then transferred as a freshman to the College of New Jersey (now Princeton University).