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Meet one of the greatest champions of Principia’s 3+2 dual degree engineering science program: Cory Miller (C’05), who completed the program with a BS in physics from Principia and a BS in mechanical engineering from the University of Minnesota. During job interviews after graduation, Cory told potential employers how hiring someone with liberal arts and engineering degrees could benefit the... Read More

We’ve planned a one-of-a-kind learning adventure that captures the best of summer. Dive deeper into topics you love or learn something entirely new. Choose from over 50 classes offered by experienced teachers and recognized experts covering a variety of topics, including the Bible, theatre, law, music, international affairs, creative writing, and more. Sprinkle in inspiring chapel talks, live... Read More

Principians who served in the military during the Vietnam Era (whether in Vietnam or not) are invited to submit essays about their service for a collection of memoirs being compiled by members of the Principia College Classes of 1965 and 1966. The book’s working title is “Children of the ‘Greatest Generation’: A Collection of Memoirs.” Submissions are welcome from all Principians who served from... Read More

With its close ties to Stanford University and Silicon Valley, the city of Palo Alto places a high value on learning and is recognized worldwide as a hub of innovation. The city’s new mayor, Principia Upper School graduate Nancy Shepherd (center, above), is herself an avid proponent of continual learning and practical innovation—of taking what exists and experimenting, adapting, and improving on... Read More

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