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Life Magazine and the Power of Photography Debuts at the Princeton University Art Museum

GROUNDBREAKING EXHIBITION EXAMINES LIFE MAGAZINE’S INNOVATIVE ROLE IN SHAPING 20TH-CENTURY PHOTOGRAPHY. Princeton Strong news - Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Art Museum reports PRINCETON, – From its groundbreaking launch issue in 1936 through the conclusion of its weekly run in 1972, Life magazine profoundly shaped how its readers viewed themselves – and the world. Life also had a transformative impact on the development of modern photography and on the artists and photojournalists who have employed the medium to tell their (and our) stories ever since. Drawing on unprecedented access to Life magazine’s picture and paper archives, Life Magazine and the Power of Photography features more than 150 objects, including…
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Unleashed Novel Coronavirus SARS COVID-19 to “take a foothold in the U.S.” CDC Warns.

Is a Saturated Medical System Prepared to Handle a Widespread Epidemic ? CDC reports Situation and Human Services Secretary Alex M. Azar II declared a public health emergency (PHE) for the United States to aid the nation’s healthcare community in responding to COVID-19. More cases are likely to be identified in the coming days, including more cases in the United States. It’s also likely that person-to-person spread will continue to occur, including in the United States. Widespread transmission of COVID-19 in the United States would translate into large numbers of people needing medical care at the same time. Schools, childcare…
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US DEPT of ENERGY – A Meeting of Young Minds. Teams aren’t preparing for a baseball or basketball championship, they are preparing for a fierce battle of the minds …

Princeton Strong news - Princeton, NJ: US DOE PPPL Jeanne Jackson DeVoe reports New Jersey Regional Science Bowl comes to PPPL Feb. 21 - 22 Local rivals among state-wide competitors for championship. Like most teams preparing for a big competition, the 16 middle school teams and 32 high school teams coming to the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) on Feb. 21 and 22 are drilling their hardest, discussing strategy, and getting pep talks from their coaches. But these teams aren’t preparing for a baseball or basketball championship, they are preparing for a fierce battle of the minds…
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Historic Disasters – Princeton Strong – Hands Down, Low Wire. Hikers on Cradle Rock Electrocuted

PRINCETON STRONG news - Princeton, NJ: On February 12, 1993, two 19-year-old lifelong friends died tragically by electrocution. Keith J. Combs, and David Hutchinson, a Hopewell Volunteer Firefighter, were hiking up Cradle Rock, when they came across a dangling high voltage wire 7 feet above the ground, which was uncoated and appeared like rope. Combs touched the wire drawing 25,000 volts through his body. Hutchinson tried to push him off the wire. Both died.
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Coronavirus Global Health Emergency

PRINCETON STRONG news - Princeton, NJ: Princeton University's Aly Kassam-Remtulla, Vice Provost for International Affairs and Operations; Irini Daskalaki, Infectious Disease Physician at University Health Services; Robin Izzo, Executive Director of Environmental Health and Safety reports Since the emergence of the new coronavirus in China and declaration of a global health emergency, we have taken the situation seriously and have redoubled our efforts to fulfill a core responsibility we have as an administration: to ensure the health and safety of every member of the University community. It has now been a week since the University first reached out to all…
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Princeton Issues Lethal Wild Deer Removal Activities Notice

Princeton Strong news - Princeton, NJ: Town of Princeton NJ reports. PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that pursuant to a Community Based Deer Management Permit issued by the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife, Princeton’s agent, White Buffalo, Inc., will conduct lethal deer removal and deer management activities in Princeton on private properties and on one or more of the following public properties starting on or about February 3, 2020 and ending on or before March 15, 2020: • Gulick Farm • Mercer County Herrontown Woods Arboretum • Pretty Brook/Great Road • Rosedale – Green Acres • Historic Overlook and Stony…
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Penn Medicine Princeton Health Update on the Novel Coronavirus

Princeton Strong news - Princeton, NJ: Princeton Medical Center reports This virus, called coronavirus, causes fever and symptoms of a respiratory infection — cough, shortness of breath and difficulty breathing. If you have these symptoms AND have traveled to Wuhan, China, or have been in contact with someone who has been there, call your primary care physician. You should wear a mask to help prevent the spread of this virus until you have seen your doctor.
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