Lorenzo Quiogue

Staff Writer

December 9, 2014

U-Store, U. retail operations have contract in place to avoid competition

The University and the U-Store have an agreement that restricts the products that each entity can sell through their retail operations, a move that prevents competition for clients. The agreement on the University side is handled by Campus Dining and applies to such locales like the C-Store and … Read More

December 4, 2014

Hundreds gather on campus to protest racism, recent grand jury decisions

Close to 500 students, faculty, administrators and staff participated in a protest on the lawn north of Frist Campus Center at noon Thursday. “We seek to interrupt the daily routine of Princetonians to symbolize the constant interruption racism plays in the lives of people of color,” protest organizer … Read More

November 12, 2014

Mixed recycling debuts across campus after test launches last semester

Following the successful launch of mixed recycling in Mathey College and Wilson College last spring, the rest of the residential halls have shifted to mixed recycling as well. Under the new system, students no longer have to sort their recyclable trash into paper and cardboard or cans and bottles. Read More

November 2, 2014

FDA licenses first meningitis B vaccine

The Food and Drug Administration approved Trumenba, a vaccine against meningitis type B, for active immunization in 10- to 25-year-olds on Tuesday, according to a press release by Pfizer, the manufacturer of the vaccine. This is the first vaccine against this strand of bacterial meningitis approved in the United States. Read More

October 19, 2014

Two people hit by car on Washington Road

Two pedestrians were struck by a car on Washington Road on Saturday, according to a press release from the Princeton Police Department. At 3:03 p.m., Richard Regan, 54, and his 8-year-old son — both residents of West Windsor — were standing on the shoulder of the roadway south of Carnegie … Read More

October 7, 2014

Princeton to use letter attached to transcript to explain grading policy and repeal

The University will begin attaching a letter detailing the policy of grade deflation and the fact that it was repealed at the beginning of this academic year to the transcripts of sophomores, juniors and seniors, University spokesperson Martin Mbugua said Tuesday. This measure is similar to what had been … Read More

October 3, 2014

Wilson School to close doors earlier at night due to incident

The doors of Robertson Hall, home of the Wilson School, will be locked two hours earlier every night due to an incident reported late Tuesday, according to an email sent to all Wilson School students. According to the email, a Wilson School graduate student entered Robertson Hall at 10:30 p.m … Read More

September 30, 2014

Town appoints next municipal administrator

Marc Dashield has been appointed the town’s next municipal administrator by a unanimous vote by Mayor Liz Lempert and the town council. Dashield is currently the township manager of Montclair Township where he has served since 2009. As township manager, Dashield oversees the township Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employment … Read More