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June 2017 Second Tuesdays Propeller

 PA3 INVITES YOU TO “SECOND TUESDAYS”

 

A PRINCETON PROPELLER EVENT  

 

AT QUADRANGLE CLUB

 

Propeller

 

FOR ENTREPRENEURS,

NAVIGATORS & THE CURIOUS

 

Please Join Us for Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres

 

33 PROSPECT AVENUE – PRINCETON, NJ

 

6 P, TUESDAY, June 13, 2017

 

Speaker:  Joy Meserve, UCSD '98

 

Chief Program Officer, iD Tech

 

“Jump-Starting the Entrepreneurial Drive in Children: 

Giving Them Space to Do Something Big”

 

Tapping into the inventive nature of youngsters worldwide, iD Tech spearheads the development of STEM education skills through its summer camp and year-round learning programs, for children aged 6 - 18. Held on more than 150 college campuses across the US (including Princeton, Harvard, MIT and Stanford), the summer camps, since 1999, have provided STEM experiences to more than 300,000 students, may of whom come from overseas. Joy will discuss how early technology experience can both engender and boost entrepreneurial talent in the next generation.

 

Registration Required via propellers.princetonaaa.org

 

NEXT PRINCETON PROPELLER:  Tuesday, Sept 12th (6 P)

Keep the Propellers Flying!

 The Propellers are entirely donations-funded.  

FULLY TAX-DEDUCTIBLE contributions can be made:
By check:  to “The Princeton Area Alumni Association (PA3)”
 ATTN:
  Fouad J. Masrieh, Treasurer
1009 Barclay Blvd., Princeton, NJ
  08540
(Please stipulate “for the Propellers”)  
OR by PayPal or Credit Card.

Princeton Alumni may add $30 "for PA3 Dues" 

 

 





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Location: Quad Club, 33 Prospect Ave., Princeton
Cost: No Charge, rsvp, go to propellers.princetonaaa.org
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First Friday Lunch - September 2017

Join us for First Fridays, a monthly recurring event for undergraduate and graduate Princeton alumni, graduate students, and parents.  On the first Friday of each month, area alumni and their guests will meet to enjoy a prix fixe luncheon at the Nassau Club in downtown Princeton.  As a special bonus for PA3, a Princeton University PhD candidate will present his/her work to the group in this informal setting.  Topics vary monthly and are always interesting!  Have a look at our impressive roster of previous luncheons.

Newark waterOn Friday, September 8th, 2017, we will be joined by Kessie Alexandre.  Kessie is a PhD candidate whose research is concerned with water contamination and environmental exposure resulting from aging and failing infrastructures in the United States. In her fieldwork, she explores how inadequate water systems are locally experienced and follows various efforts to address these water issues through a combination of technoscience, environmentalism, and community engagement in Newark. Broadly, she is interested in what can be gleaned about embodied exposure, social justice work, and political imaginaries of public works and public space from the current state of American water infrastructures and its confluences with social movements. Prior to coming to Princeton, she received a B.A. in Public Health Studies and Anthropology from Johns Hopkins University.

As always, there is sure to be a lively discussion! Please join us.


Specially priced at $25/person (or $30 if you choose not to pay PA3's annual dues), lunch includes three courses, a complementary soft drink and coffee/tea. [**Wine/beer offered a la carte**] 
Pre-registration is preferred.


>> Looking forward to seeing you...in your orange and black! <<

Date: Friday, September 8th, 2017
Time: 12 noon - 2 pm
Location: Nassau Club, 6 Mercer St, Princeton, NJ
Nassau Club membership is not necessary to attend this event.
Dress is business casual.

First Friday Lunch Ticket
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First Friday Lunch ( Friday, September 8, 2017 - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM )

Kessie Alexandre, PhD Candidate in the Department of Anthropology, will discuss how inadequate water systems in Newark are being addressed.

Location: Nassau Club, 6 Mercer St, Princeton
Cost: $25/person dues-paying mbr + guest; $30 others
Organized by: PA3

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Propellers May 9, 2017 Event



PA3 INVITES YOU TO “SECOND TUESDAYS”

 

A PRINCETON PROPELLER EVENT  

AT QUADRANGLE CLUB

 
 

FOR ENTREPRENEURS,

NAVIGATORS & THE CURIOUS

 

Please Join Us for Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres

 

33 PROSPECT AVENUE – PRINCETON, NJ

 

6 P, TUESDAY, May 9th, 2017

Speaker:  Tyler Hopf *15  

Creative Director, IrisVR 

“Remodeling Reality:  Designing for and with Virtual Reality” 

IrisVR builds software for the architecture, engineering and construction industries that brings 3D models into virtual reality in seconds. Tyler leads the interaction and design teams at the company. Earlier, he worked as an architectural designer in the Diller Scofidio + Rentro office responsible for the High Line in New York.  The first part of Tyler’s talk will focus on:  the history of design tools from early perspective drawings, 2D CAD drawings, 3D software from the ’90s and why VR is the next step.  The second part will explore the challenges of bridging the gap between traditional 2D software interaction and real world, 3D interactions in virtual reality. 

Registration Required via propellers.princetonaaa.org

NEXT PRINCETON PROPELLER:  Tuesdays, June 13th (6 P)

Keep the Propellers Flying!

 The Propellers are entirely donations-funded.  

FULLY TAX-DEDUCTIBLE contributions can be made:
By check:  to “The Princeton Area Alumni Association (PA3)”
 ATTN:
  Fouad J. Masrieh, Treasurer
1009 Barclay Blvd., Princeton, NJ
  08540
(Please stipulate “for the Propellers”)  
OR by PayPal or Credit Card.

Princeton Alumni may add $30 "for PA3 Dues" 







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Location: Quadrangle Club
Cost: No Charge - RSVP at propellers.princetonaaa.org
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First Friday Lunch - May 2017

Join us for First Fridays, a monthly recurring event for undergraduate and graduate Princeton alumni, graduate students, and parents.  On the first Friday of each month, area alumni and their guests will meet to enjoy a prix fixe luncheon at the Nassau Club in downtown Princeton.  As a special bonus for PA3, a Princeton University PhD candidate will present his/her work to the group in this informal setting.  Topics vary monthly and are always interesting!  Have a look at our impressive roster of previous luncheons.

Alexander KustovOn Friday, May 5th, 2017, we will be joined Alexander Kustov, PhD candidate in the Politics Department and at the Woodrow Wilson School.  Alex will present his talk "Why do - and don't - compassionate voters support immigration? The altruists' dilemma of helping others and favoring compatriots."  Despite being harmful to the poor, immigration restrictions are popular in rich democracies.  This opposition is puzzling if one considers the importance of altruistic motivations in political behavior.  Why do otherwise prosocial voters resist immigration which can be made to benefit everyone?  Departing from the original observational and experimental US data, Alex demonstrates that - depending on whether they view their compatriots as more deserving than foreigners - highly altruistic people can either be the most or the least anti-immigrant group

As always, there is sure to be a lively discussion! Please join us.


Specially priced at $25/person (or $30 if you choose not to pay PA3's annual dues),
lunch includes three courses, a complementary soft drink and coffee/tea.
Enhanced Lunch option adds a glass of wine or beer (purchase below now or 'upgrade' at lunch).
Pre-registration is preferred.


>> Looking forward to seeing you...in your orange and black! <<

Date: Friday, May 5th, 2017
Time: 12 noon - 2 pm
Location: Nassau Club, 6 Mercer St, Princeton, NJ
Nassau Club membership is not necessary to attend this event.
Dress is business casual.

First Friday Lunch Ticket
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First Friday Lunch ( Friday, May 5, 2017 - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM )

Alexander Kustov, PhD candidate at the Woodrow Wilson School, will discuss his research on immigration and ethnic conflict.

Location: Nassau Club, 6 Mercer St, Princeton
Cost: $25/person dues-paying mbrs; $30others
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First Friday Lunch - April 2017

Join us for First Fridays, a monthly recurring event for undergraduate and graduate Princeton alumni, graduate students, and parents.  On the first Friday of each month, area alumni and their guests will meet to enjoy a prix fixe luncheon at the Nassau Club in downtown Princeton.  As a special bonus for PA3, a Princeton University PhD candidate will present his/her work to the group in this informal setting.  Topics vary monthly and are always interesting!  Have a look at our impressive roster of previous luncheons.

Pawel PrzytyckiOn Friday, April 7th, 2017, we will be joined Pawel Przytycki, a PhD candidate in Computer Science.  Pawel will discuss his work on differential analysis between germline variation and somatic mutation. The decreasing cost of sequencing human genomes has allowed for thousands of both healthy individuals and tumor samples to be sequenced. With this massive increase in data it is possible to observe the minute differences between the genomes of healthy individuals (germline variation) and also how tumor samples accumulate mutations over the course of a person's life (somatic mutation). Pawel's research has found that a large amount of germline variation in a gene can be indicative of that gene's ability to accumulate somatic mutations without detrimental health effects. This in turn will help us better understand which genes play important roles in the development and growth of cancers

As always, there is sure to be a lively discussion! Please join us.


Specially priced at $25/person (or $30 if you choose not to pay PA3's annual dues), lunch includes three courses, a complementary soft drink and coffee/tea. [**Wine/beer offered a la carte**]
Pre-registration is preferred.

>> Looking forward to seeing you...in your orange and black! <<

Date: Friday, April 7th, 2017
Time: 12 noon - 2 pm
Location: Nassau Club, 6 Mercer St, Princeton, NJ
Nassau Club membership is not necessary to attend this event.
Dress is business casual.

First Friday Lunch Ticket
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First Friday Lunch ( Friday, April 7, 2017 - 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM )

Pawel Przytycki, PhD candidate in Computer Science will join us to discuss his work.

Location: Nassau Club, 6 Mercer St, Princeton
Cost: $25/person dues-paying mbrs; $30 others
Organized by: PA3

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