UPC weekly roundup: North Korean human rights, deer of Princeton, free speech controversy
UPC weekly roundup: North Korean human rights, deer of Princeton, free speech controversy 380 247 Somi Jun

 Your Monday evening briefing: Press Club’s activity over the past week   Times of Trenton, NJ.com Experts examine North Korean puzzle at Princeton human rights conference | Asian Correspondent Sophia…

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A firmer Handshake: ‘misleading’ job description raises questions of how Career Services vets employers
A firmer Handshake: ‘misleading’ job description raises questions of how Career Services vets employers 518 307 Francesca Billington

Until November 17, when the application closed, Handshake listed a job opening for “Youth Development Technician” with the GEO Group, a private prison organization with 141 facilities worldwide. “This entry…

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U. free speech class canceled after professor uses racial slur
U. free speech class canceled after professor uses racial slur 150 150 Ethan Sterenfeld

Lawrence Rosen, the Princeton professor who used a racial slur last week in a class on offensive speech, announced Monday that the course will be canceled. “I have reluctantly decided to cancel…

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LIVEBLOG: Dean’s Date, Fall 2017
LIVEBLOG: Dean’s Date, Fall 2017 150 150 University Press Club

5:00 PM – McCosh  I am a boy with a quesadilla, and I am happy. Congratulations on surviving Dean’s Date! You are amazing. I salute you. Go outside, breathe in…

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Government files motion to dismiss Princeton’s DACA lawsuit
Government files motion to dismiss Princeton’s DACA lawsuit 150 150 Ethan Sterenfeld

The Department of Homeland Security filed a motion last week to dismiss the lawsuit Princeton University, a Princeton undergraduate and Microsoft Corp. had filed to block the rescission of the…

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Princeton made errors in reporting 2017 We Speak Survey
Princeton made errors in reporting 2017 We Speak Survey 150 150 Ethan Sterenfeld

The recently released We Speak report used potentially misleading techniques to report some data and contained errors with basic arithmetic, a review by the University Press Club has found. Undergraduate students…

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Following Hotovely talk, AJP publishes statement on free speech
Following Hotovely talk, AJP publishes statement on free speech 150 150 Francesca Billington

The Alliance for Jewish Progressives (AJP) has just released a statement regarding the CJL’s postponement of Tzipi Hotovely’s talk, which continued after Princeton Chabad decided to sponsor the event. You can read our…

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LIVEBLOG: Hotovely talk continues despite CJL cancellation, students protest
LIVEBLOG: Hotovely talk continues despite CJL cancellation, students protest 150 150 Francesca Billington

Update- 10:00 am The Alliance for Jewish Progressives (AJP) commended the CJL for postponing the talk, despite Chabad’s decision to continue the event, in a letter to the editor published last night…

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Princeton sues government over DACA, but expert doubts case is strong
Princeton sues government over DACA, but expert doubts case is strong 150 150 Ethan Sterenfeld

Princeton University, a Princeton senior and the Microsoft Corp. filed a lawsuit in federal court Friday against the Trump administration for rescinding the executive order that created the DACA program.…

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The Unapologetically Princeton-Crazed, Sex-Driven, and Grade-Deflated Alums of the New York Times Wedding Announcements
The Unapologetically Princeton-Crazed, Sex-Driven, and Grade-Deflated Alums of the New York Times Wedding Announcements 150 150 Ellie Schwartz

Princeton: home to the best academics, most knowledgeable professors and, now, “the greatest white person wedding announcement of all time,” according to gossipy Australian news sources. The New York Times…

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Robert George tells all (On Twitter!): Gay sex, Hugh Hefner, and more
Robert George tells all (On Twitter!): Gay sex, Hugh Hefner, and more 150 150 Ethan Sterenfeld

Princeton’s very own Robert George has a very active Twitter feed (handle @McCormickProf), which I find to be very entertaining. The genius political theorist, who argues that the constitutional separation…

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LIVEBLOG: Dean’s Date, Spring 2017
LIVEBLOG: Dean’s Date, Spring 2017 150 150 Ezra Austin

2:50 pm – Murray Dodge If you are looking to waste both time and money, here is a hidden internet gem of Princeton: COS professor Kevin Wayne offers an extremely…

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