Jennifer Shyue

Senior Writer

December 4, 2014

What’s hot on campus?

Lecture: Heems: Race, Hip-Hop, Activism “It’s your boy Kreayshawn dressed as a bear!” Das Racist’s Heems, also known as Himanshu Suri, will spit verses about social and political activism as well as his career. Sponsored by the Princeton Asian American Students Association, the talk will touch on Heems’ start in … Read More

November 20, 2014

An Education

Victoria Chung ’14, Miriam Holmes ’15, Kathleen Newman ’15, and Edwin Rosales ’17 all have something in common: They plan to become teachers after they finish their Princeton education. To help them fulfill that goal, they are all currently working toward certificates in teacher preparation, a program that gives students the training … Read More

October 9, 2014

Skin and Ink

Emily Burr ’15, Max Crawford ’15 and Josh Morrison ’17 have had theirs for a little over a year. Maxson Jarecki ’16 and Jane Pritchard ’15 have had theirs for three. Yet long before a tattoo artist ever set needle to skin, however, all five students had been carrying the … Read More

September 25, 2014

Más Flow brings new edge to dance

If you walked into Dillon Gymnasium around 6 p.m. last Saturday, you probably saw a row of students sporting marathon-style bib numbers stapled to their shirts waiting to climb the stairs to the Group Fitness Room. Fifteen minutes later, the doors to the room opened, and the crowd began funneling … Read More

September 18, 2014

Summer Reading: ‘Lean In’

While interning at the corporate headquarters of a media company this summer, I finally read Sheryl Sandberg’s “Lean In” (only a year after everyone else who cared had read it). At this point, I could tell you I read the last page, set aside my Kindle and vowed to apply … Read More

April 3, 2014

Being First: Part Two

For this two-part series, Street spoke to five first-generation college students about their experiences at the University. In addition to being first-generation, some of the students are also first-generation Americans; others are not. One is not American at all. They hail from places as close as Brooklyn, N.Y., and as … Read More

April 3, 2014

On the record with Off the Record

Question: What group is Princeton’s oldest, youngest and only coed hip-hop and R&B a cappella group? Answer: It’s Off the Record! Founded in the spring of 2011, Off the Record now comprises about 15 members who meet twice a week to rehearse their renditions of everything from Blackstreet’s “No Diggity” … Read More

March 27, 2014

Being First: Part One

For this two-part series, Street spoke to five first-generation college students about their experiences at Princeton. In addition to being first-generation, some of the students are also first-generation Americans; others are not. One is not American at all. They hail from places as close as Brooklyn, N.Y. to as far … Read More

March 6, 2014

What’s hot on campus?

Music: PSEC Presents ‘Are You Ready to BEATBOX?’ Well, are you? You better say yes because Adam Matta and Masai Electro don’t take no for an answer. Actually, they might, but you would probably have to beatbox it for them. Matta is a beatboxer and vocal artist from New York … Read More

February 27, 2014

Start-ups: WICK

After an evening of dancing under the Class of 1983 tent during Reunions last June, Liz Lian ’15 realized that the 90-degree weather had caused her to sweat through her dress. Frustrated, she went to visit her friend Sanibel Chai, a Princeton resident and junior at the University of Pennsylvania. Read More