Some 650 alumni, faculty, staff and guests gathered on campus for an engaging and emotional weekend of reconnecting with the University and one another during the Coming Back & Moving Forward conference, October 22-24, 2009.

If you were unable to attend, or want to relive the excitement:

  • View videos from special moments of the weekend, including:

    • Remarks by Robert K. Durkee ’69, Vice President and Secretary of Princeton University, citing the significance of the conference in the history of the University;

    • A conversation with President Shirley M. Tilghman, in which she speaks on the current state of the University and her vision for coming years;

    • Keynote addresses by Michael Eric Dyson *93, Cornel West *80 h76 h94, and Eddie Glaude *97 h83.

  • Watch the documentary, Looking Forward: Reflections of Black Princeton Alumni, created by Melvin McCray ’74 based on alumni interviews from the 2006 conference.

  • View candid photos from the conference weekend on a site that allows you to share photos with friends and order keepsake copies.

  • Order the group photo taken on the steps of Blair Arch.

  • Add your information to the Black Princeton Alumni Directory, hosted by the Association of Black Princeton Alumni. This opt-in, searchable online database resource for the community will include updated contacts and career information.