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April 2020 Propeller

PA3 INVITES YOU TO “SECOND TUESDAYS”

A PRINCETON PROPELLER EVENT

ONLINE

 

 

FOR ENTREPRENEURS,

NAVIGATORS & THE CURIOUS

Please Join Us for Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres

Wherever You Are

Speaker: Andrew Voros, CEO, PrevenTive Conservation, LLC
Topic:  Photocatalysis & Pandemics: Bringing to Light a New Approach

Photocatalytic oxidation is a light-driven process that dismantles organic molecules on treated surfaces. These include human respiratory hazards caused by combustion and those of biologic origin. While standard treatments of chlorine, peroxides and ammonia kill coronavirus on surfaces, the disinfection lasts only until the next person contaminates it. The CDC has recently determined that an optimized oxidizing agent effective on MRSA and other iatrogenic diseases is also effective on COVID-19.  Andrew will discuss these technologies, the science behind them, and the stabilized chlorine dioxide application that his company is making commercially available in the next 30–90 days. 

In keeping with pandemic-generated distancing protocols, PA3 and Quadrangle Club are pleased to bring you our first “online Propeller.” So, fasten your intellectual seat belts, pour a libation and toast to loved ones & learning --- even in the midst of perplexity. 

This video will be posted online as soon as available.  To ensure that you receive notice of that posting, please register here.  For information about Propellers generally, please visit propellers.princetonaaa.org.


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Virtual Tiger Talk: "From Corporate to Entrepreneur...and What Now?"

 

TigerTalks Digital:

From Corporate to Entrepreneur...and What Now?

 

 A Virtual TigerTalks on Thursday, April 2nd at 5:00pm EDT

 

The Princeton Association of New York City (PANYC) and the Princeton Alumni Angels of Greater New York (PAAGNY) are proud to co-sponsor the first edition of TigerTalks Digital, the same great programming in a virtual format.

 Princeton Entrepreneurship Council (PEC) is pleased to announce the first edition of TigerTalks Digital that will feature several wonderful Princeton black alumni discussing their entrepreneurial journeys.  The panelists will share their thoughts and insights on the topic: “From Corporate to Entrepreneur.. and Now What?”

 This online event is scheduled for Thursday, April 2, at 5:00 pm EDT.

 This online panel discussion was originally scheduled as a live event and will now be presented virtually.  As such, we are inviting alumni regardless of their geographic location to join us, gain insights from other entrepreneurially-minded alumni, and interact with the panelists and each other in a live Q&A period that will take place following the panel discussion.

 For more information and to register, please CLICK HERE.

 We look forward to having you join us. Until then, please stay healthy.

 


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PA3/PWN Virtual Book Club: Friendship

March 29, 2020 - The PA3 and PWN of Princeton book clubs are joining forces to bring you a special discussion of Friendship: The Evolution, Biology, and Extraordinary Power of Life's Fundamental Bond with the book's author, Lydia Denworth '88 S87. The book, which was selected well before we found ourselves in the midst of a pandemic, takes on a new significance in this time of social distancing.

The discussion will take place via Zoom on Thursday, April 30 from 7:00-8:30 p.m.

If you would like to take part in this special author event, please email arlen@alumni.princeton.edu to request the Zoom link. In the spirit of friendship, you are welcome to invite a friend to join in the discussion; please just let us know so we'll have an idea of how many people to expect. 

To support a local retailer in these challenging times, participants are encouraged to purchase the book from Labyrinth Books in Princeton.  


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Special Lecture: COVID-19

Understanding the Science Behind the COVID-19 Pandemic – Critical Information to Make Informed Decisions

A special lecture by James (Jaime) Martiney '85 P'14

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

7:00-8:15 p.m. EDT via Zoom

CLICK HERE FOR FULL RECORDING

James (Jaime) Martiney '85 P14 earned his BA in Biology from Princeton and PhD in Experimental Pathology from Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Jaime has 30+ years of experience teaching STEM-related graduate-level, upper-level and intro-level courses for science, pre-health career, and non-science majors. Jaime served for fourteen years in the United States Navy Reserves, Medical Service Corps, achieving the rank of Lieutenant Commander, where he trained to strategically prepare and respond to biological warfare events, global pandemics and disaster preparedness. He was activated to Active Duty in 2003 and became a veteran during the Iraqi Freedom operations.

 His military training and duties included:

  • Fleet Biological Warfare Agent Detection for Navy Environmental and Preventative Medicine Personnel – Biological Defense Research Directorate, USAMRIID
  • Medical Management of Chemical and Biologic Warfare Injuries – US Navy
  • CBRNE (Chemical Biological RadioNuclearExplosive event Wargame Exercises – Several, US Navy

He currently serves on the board of Association of Latino Princeton Alumni (ALPA) and regularly attends as many PA3 events as he can, including the book club.

 


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PA3 Book Club: May 21, 2020

March 13, 2020 -The PA3 book club will meet on Thursday, May 21, from 7-8:30 pm at a location to be decided. 

Our selection is:

Refuge, by Dina Nayeri '01  

The PA3 book club meets on the last (usually) Thursday evening of each month (except July, August & December) from 7-8:30, usually in East Pyne or Frist. Selections alternate, with occasional exceptions, between fiction and non-fiction, and the authors or books typically have a Princeton connection. Book club meetings are open to all PA3 members and their spouses/partners, and no RSVP is needed.

A list of book club selections can be found at https://princetonaaa.org/bookclub.


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