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Princeton University

Eisgruber Installed As Princeton’s 20th President

Christopher Eisgruber has formally taken the reins at Princeton University.


File photo of Shirley Tilghman, the first female president of Princeton University, who will retire (Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

First Female President At Princeton Will Retire

Shirley Tilghman, who became the first woman to serve as president of Princeton University, has decided to leave her post at the end of the academic year.