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GradFUTURES Forum

Friday, May 8, 2020
by GradFUTURES Team

With unprecedented changes to nearly every aspect of our personal and professional lives due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, now more than ever, the graduate community is at the forefront of leading innovation that will shape the future. 

Princeton University News

Roger S. Berlind, a member of Princeton’s Class of 1952, former University trustee, Tony Award-winning producer, and a supporter of the arts and humanities at Princeton, died of cardiopulmonary arrest Dec. 18 at his home in Manhattan. He was 90.

On Monday, Jan. 18, the University will join community organizations to support the Arts Council of Princeton’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day community event. The University will also commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy through several virtual events. 

Princeton researchers have projected that, due to the pandemic deaths last year, life expectancy at birth for Americans will shorten by more than one year.  That is the largest single-year decline in life expectancy in at least 40 years and is the lowest life expectancy estimated since 2003.