Today's Events

Richardson Auditorium · Presented by: Princeton University Concerts

"Beowulf," the epic book in performance: Accompanied by a six-string lyre, the legendary adventures of Beowulf will be recited, chanted, and sung in the original Old English in a production critically acclaimed for almost two decades. PUC125: Performances Up Close events are eclectic programs with the audience seated onstage around the performers

Thu Mar 30, 2017 - Fri Mar 31, 2017 · 6:00 pm

Zaha Hadid: Pedagogy as Practice

Betts Auditorium at the School of Architecture · Presented by: School of Architecture

School of Architecture hosts a conference commemorating the one-year anniversary of Zaha Hadid’s passing. The conference focuses on her pedagogy as an integral part of her practice, tracing its evolution from her formative years at the Architectural Association in London to her years at Harvard, Columbia, Yale, and the University of Applied Arts in Vienna.

This week

Fri Mar 31, 2017 · 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Zaha Hadid: Pedagogy as Practice

Betts Auditorium at the School of Architecture · Presented by: School of Architecture

School of Architecture hosts a conference commemorating the one-year anniversary of Zaha Hadid’s passing. The conference focuses on her pedagogy as an integral part of her practice, tracing its evolution from her formative years at the Architectural Association in London to her years at Harvard, Columbia, Yale, and the University of Applied Arts in Vienna.

James M. Stewart ’32 Theater · Presented by: Princeton University

A day-long symposium on Irish lyric and song featuring panel discussions by renowned scholars Matt Campbell, Aileen Dillane, Paul Hamilton, Barry McCrea, Maureen McLane, Paul Muldoon, Diarmuid Ó Giolláin, Iarla O’Lionaird, and Dan Trueman, along with musical performances by guest artists John Burkhalter, David Kellett, and Dasha Koltunyuk.

Fri Mar 31, 2017 - Sat Apr 1, 2017 · 8:00 pm

(Syn)thesis — A Senior Dance Concert

Berlind Theatre at McCarter Theatre Center · Presented by: Program in Dance

Dance seniors Emily Avery, Erin Berl, Dana Fesjian, Naomi Lake, Tiffany Miller, Alex Quetell, Paige Shaw, Clare Sherlog, Lauren Wodarski, and Crystal Yao present their own new choreography and perform repertory works by master choreographers

Princeton Neuroscience Institute 101 · Presented by: Princeton Effective Altruism

Why do so many charity photos look identical? What do Apple's design principles, World War II propaganda, the infamous selfie mirror portrait and mobile phone video scandals all have in common? Photographer Michael Middleton looks at how the era of social networks and mobile technology will allow us to personally have a hand in crafting a new, subtle and infinitely 'smarter' series of visuals around poverty.

Labyrinth Books · Presented by: Council of the HumanitiesLabyrinth Books

A presentation and celebration of the definitive biography of Les Misérables. David Bellos brings to life the extraordinary story of how Victor Hugo managed to write his novel of the downtrodden despite a revolution, a coup d’état, and political exile; how he pulled off the deal of the century to get it published; and how he set it on course to become the novel that epitomizes the grand sweep of history in the 19th century.