As part of her Simons Investigator award, and after giving a presentation at the last annual meeting, Professor Eve Ostriker was interviewed by the Simons Foundation about her research. See the video here https://www.simonsfoundation.org/series/4-minutes-with/
Joshua Winn, Professor of Astrophysical Sciences, has been awarded a three-year research grant for $380K from the Heising-Simons Foundation for his project titled, “Finding the Shortest Period Planets with TESS”.
A long-standing research collaboration between the Department of Astrophysical Sciences and astronomers in Japan has recently been highlighted in an article written by the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies. The full article is available here
The Hungarian Academy of Sciences has awarded the International Dennis Gabor Award http://www.gabordenes.hu/gabor-denes-dij-2017/ to Gaspar Bakos, Associate Professor of Astrophysics at Princeton University.