Charles Kyungchan Min

Senior Writer

February 17, 2015

Sebelius discusses health care, responds to College Republicans

The Affordable Care Act, as well as other Obama administration health care efforts, has made health care more strongly rooted in adding value-based services and better delivery system reforms, former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius said in a lecture on Tuesday. The two primary goals of … Read More

February 9, 2015

Q&A: Teach for America founder Wendy Kopp ’89

Founder and chair of the board for Teach for America Wendy Kopp ’89 spoke on campus on Monday about the growth of her organization and its role in the community. After the lecture, Kopp sat down with The Daily Princetonian to discuss the founding of TFA and the importance of teachers … Read More

February 9, 2015

Kopp ’89 delivers lecture on inequity in education

Teach for America has played a large role in shifting the educational landscape away from social inequity, Wendy Kopp ’89, the founder and chair of the board for TFA, said during a lecture on Monday. Kopp, who came up with the idea for the teacher placement organization in her … Read More

December 1, 2014

News & Notes: Woman hospitalized after crashing vehicle into tree

A Princeton resident was hospitalized after crashing into a tree along Mercer Street on Wednesday, according to Planet Princeton. Abbie Farrow, 56, was traveling north on Mercer Street when she skidded off the road and struck a large tree. She had to be extricated from her vehicle. She suffered … Read More

November 19, 2014

Princeton exempt from N.J. bill that seeks to ban compulsory meal plans in colleges

The University was the only school exempt from a state legislative bill that seeks to ban all public and private New Jersey colleges and universities from forcing students to purchase meal plans. Assembly Bill No. 2811 passed the general assembly of the state legislature last week. The University was exempt … Read More

November 6, 2014

Lewis Center launches art-based community initiatives

The Lewis Center for the Arts has launched a series of outreach initiatives in its attempt to engage the Princeton community through the arts. The initiatives, which include campus activities and “breakout” trips in collaboration with the Pace Center of Civic Engagement, are an attempt to allow University students to … Read More

October 19, 2014

N&N: SDSU student dies from meningitis

An 18-year-old student from San Diego State University died on Friday after being diagnosed with meningococcal disease, U-T San Diego reported. Sara Stelzer, a freshman, was admitted to a regional hospital last Tuesday with flu-like symptoms. She was on life support at Kaiser Permanente hospital in San Diego three days … Read More

October 5, 2014

N&N: More bedbugs found in Forbes

Following the initial case of bedbugs in a room in Forbes College on Sept. 26, evidence of additional bedbugs was found in a nearby room, University spokesperson Martin Mbugua said. “There was a report of bedbug casts in a nearby room,” Mbugua said. “That room is being prepared for … Read More

October 2, 2014

COMBO IV survey delayed again, now indefinitely

The Undergraduate Student Government team coordinating the publication of the Committee on Background and Opportunity IV reports has experienced further obstacles in its work with data analysis, according to USG president Shawon Jackson ’15. The release date was set for April as of the last update, but has been postponed indefinitely … Read More

September 21, 2014

N&N Georgetown student dies from meningitis type B

A student at Georgetown University died last week from meningitis type B. The student, Andrea Jaime, was a sophomore. The specific strain of meningitis found at Georgetown, serogroup B, was the same type found at Princeton, Drexel University and the University of California, Santa Barbara. The case at Drexel also proved fatal, … Read More