The U.N. Working Group on Arbitrary Detention has concluded that the government of Iran has “no legal basis” for Xiyue Wang's arrest and detention and that his “deprivation of liberty is arbitrary.”
Alumnus Awarded Marshall Scholarship for Graduate Study in the UK
Gocmen '17, who concentrated in History, will pursue an M.Sc. in economics at University College London (UCL), followed by a master’s in the history of political thought and intellectual history, jointly administered by UCL and Queen Mary University of London.
History Concentrator Kate Reed Wins Rhodes Scholarship
She is one of three Princeton seniors who have been awarded Rhodes Scholarships for graduate study at the University of Oxford.
Kotkin’s “Stalin: Waiting for Hitler, 1929–1941” Wins 2018 Arthur Ross Book Award
Professor Stephen Kotkin has won the 17th annual Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) Arthur Ross Book Award for “Stalin: Waiting for Hitler, 1929–1941,” the second volume of a definitive biography of Joseph Stalin.
Professors Joshua Guild and Stephen Kotkin, along with other professors, talked with Princeton Alumni Weekly about WWI's enduring impact.
In two separate interviews, she speaks about her research with News at Princeton and with Jorge Ramos (Al Punto).
Beth Lew-Williams spoke with Princeton Alumni Weekly about her book, The Chinese Must Go: Violence, Exclusion, and the Making of the Alien in America.
Beth Lew-Williams's article was recognized for its contributions to Western history, women and gender in the North American West, and race in the North American West.