Our Stories

Our Stories: Volunteering

Princeton alumni demonstrate their Tiger spirit by volunteering their time for the University and around the globe. 

Eric Plummer from the Class of 2010, standing in front of Maclean House on the Princeton campus

Eric Plummer ’10: The Princeton connection ‘can be life-changing’

Adam Lichtenstein standing in Maclean House

Adam Lichtenstein ’95 *10: ‘I don’t know the secret sauce of the Princeton alumni community, but it’s a special thing to be a part of’

The Princeton Club of Austin celebrates Orange & Black Day in 2022

Marisa Goldenberg ’98 rallies the Orange and Black in the Lone Star State

Ryan Ruskin, wearing his class jacket in front of Maclean House

Ryan Ruskin ’90 pursues his passions with purpose

Monica Moore Thompson sitting on the blue sofa in Maclean House

Monica Moore Thompson ’89: ‘There’s unity to be found in the orange and black’

Jordan Salama writing in his notebook aboard a train

Jordan Salama ’19 hopes to share the Argentina he loves with Princeton alumni

Our Stories: Giving

Your contributions to Princeton create transformative student experiences and support excellence in teaching and research. 

A collage of four Princeton undergraduates who participated in the LENS program.

Annual Giving is helping students experience life-changing service internships

Donna and Hans Sternberg, posing nicely next to one of their sculptures

For Donna and Hans Sternberg ’57, a serendipitous introduction to Princeton has led to a lifetime of giving back

Bill Zabel in his Manhattan office

After a lifetime of social justice advocacy, a gift honoring Bill Zabel ’58 will establish a named professorship

Mary Luo, dressed in red, smiling in front of a fountain

Patsy Lam honors ‘one-of-a-kind’ Mary Luo *85 with new graduate fellowship

A rendering of the new Frist Health Center

Major gift from Patricia and Thomas Frist Jr. names new campus health center

A collage of portraits of Princeton alumni dressed in orange and black.

Annual Giving campaign: A tradition of giving grows stronger every year

Our Stories: Engagement

On campus and around the globe, Princeton alumni, faculty and friends are making a positive impact. 

John Fitzpatrick, in nature, holding binoculars

John Fitzpatrick *78 helped lead the field of ornithology to new heights

Philip Hammarskjold ’87 and President Christopher L. Eisgruber ’83 on stage together in West Palm Beach, Florida.

Florida alumni extend warm welcome to President Eisgruber for Venture Forward events

Split images of Meg Whitman and Winnie Kiiru on stage in Nairobi

Princeton alumni and friends gather for Venture Forward event in Kenya

Robertson Hall at night, illuminated by rainbow lights

Princeton alumni affinity group rebrands as Queer Princeton Alumni

Graphic about email forwarding

Princeton updates email forwarding service

Autumn Woman, dressed in black, posing for camera

Autumn Womack’s journey from grade-school history camp to Toni Morrison’s archives