Nicholas Johnson and Audrey Cheng seated in Sherrerd Hall with decorative wooden wall as backdrop.
September 11, 2019

Congratulations to ORFE Seniors Audrey Cheng and Nicholas Johnson, who were awarded two of Princeton's highest academic prizes at Opening Exercises. Audrey shared the George B. Wood Legacy Junior Prize which recognizes a senior showing exceptional academic achievement during their junior year. Nicholas shared the Class of 1939 Princeton Scholar Award which is given to...

Prof. Vanderbei outside with large telescope and a picture of crab nebula.
August 7, 2019

Professor Vanderbei's astrophotography is on display at the Princeton Public Library. As profiled in the Princeton Echo Professor Vanderbei is the library's resident scientist this summer leading several public events.

Professor Ahmadi holding his PECASE award certificate in front of Constitution Hall
July 25, 2019

Professor Ahmadi is a 2019 recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) through a nomination by the National Science Foundation. This award " is the highest honor bestowed by the U. S. government on outstanding scientists and engineers who are beginning their independent...

Benjamin Laufer with award in hand.  Silver geometric designs on either side of his picture.
July 11, 2019

On Class Day, ORFE major Benjamin Laufer '19 received the 2019 Urban Studies Thesis Prize Award. This award was bestowed on Benjamin by the Program in Urban Studies for his thesis titled: "Compounding Injustice: History and Prediction in Carceral Decision-Making." Benjamin's advisors were ORFE Professor Miklos Racz and Eduardo Morales, Professor of Economics and Public Affairs.

Group photo of participants at CAARMS conference.  Four individual pictures of student poster presenters, all PU students.
July 10, 2019

The 25th Conference for African American Researchers in the Mathematical Sciences or CAARMS25, which rotates between universities and research institutions across the country, was held last June at Princeton University. On the left is a group photo of the 2019 attendees. Some of the Princeton University students among the poster presenters were ORFE graduate student Emmanuel Ekwedike. He is shown in the top left photo of presenters second from the right. Also pictured on the far...

Pictures of all 12 Class Day Prize Winners.
June 5, 2019

On Monday, June 3rd all 66 students of The Great ORFE Class of 2019 celebrated Class Day. On this special day prizes are given from eight prize categories. This group of twelve students are the prize recipients. A list of the winners and their thesis titles can be found on the Undergraduate Awards page.