June 18, 2019

Douglas Rushkoff ’83 fundraiser

PPro is proud to have been able once again to feature Doug Rushkoff ’83, a leading voice in the application of social media to economic and social justice, on 21 March 2019. After a period of mingling at Civic Hall in Manhattan, Rushkoff expanded on the ideas in his most recent book, Team […]
May 19, 2019

PPro Supports Princeton IX Now

PPro is supporting Princeton IX Now, a group currently carrying out sit-ins and protests at Nassau Hall, primarily over the University’s handling of sexual assault allegations, and calling on the University to improve its implementation of Title IX. More information is available here. More about the walkout at the #MeToo Forum […]
February 15, 2019

PPRO Supports Spear

SPEAR, the undergraduate organization named Students for Prison Education and Reform, has in the past held multi-day conferences which PPro has been happy to support. Now they are sending postcards to New Jersey legislators, urging support for legislation that would provide felons, even those currently incarcerated, with the right to […]
February 15, 2019

Election night with PPro

Pat Irvin ’76 and Wendell Lancaster hosted an informal dinner and an election night watch party at their Fifth Avenue apartment on 6 November 2018. The evening featured a talk by James B. Lieber on the implications of the recent Pennsylvania case that successfully challenged that state’s gerrymandering, based on […]
February 15, 2019

PPro sends College Democrats to campaign in Florida

This year, the Princeton College Democrats traveled to Florida to campaign for the midterm elections. We had a total of seven people on the trip, including myself, Celia Buchband (’22), Paul Horvath (’20), Shafaq Khan (’21), Brent Kibbey (’21), Ben Parker (’20), and Nalanda Sharadjaya (’21). We chose to travel […]
February 15, 2019

The Princeton Conservation Society documentary is finished

The undergraduate members of the Princeton Conservation Society (see the notice below), whom you helped to send to Yellowstone National Park and the American Prairie Reserve in Montana at the end of the last school year, have completed their promised documentary. It is a fascinating 20-minute overview of their trip, […]
February 15, 2019

Undergraduates work on 2018 elections

PPro’s summer campaign of soliciting donations to enable our support of undergraduates’ work on the 2018 elections has been successful, and we can now begin to report on students’ plans. We will be sending seven students to the Orlando area of Florida during fall break, the last few days in […]
August 21, 2018

Help us to support undergraduates working on 2018 elections

PPro has already begun receiving requests from undergraduates for support for their work on the 2018 elections, including travel. And so we have begun a campaign of soliciting donations, with significant positive results so far. Watch for our emails asking for your donations, and thanks in advance for your support!
August 21, 2018

The Princeton Conservation Society in Montana

From May 29 through June 2, 2018, members of Princeton Conservation Society (a student group founded in 2015) traveled to Yellowstone National Park and American Prairie Reserve in Montana to learn about and participate in environmental conservation efforts. The students are making a documentary of the trip (which was partially […]
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