Meningitis Outbreak Might Ruin Princeton Alumni Weekend for Some

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In light of the diagnoses of three students and one campus visitor over the past few months, the 24,000 expected attendees of the May 30 to June 2 gathering have been encouraged to pay "increased attention to personal hygienic practices during reunion events." That's fine for Princetonians who just show up to network — less so for the poor souls desperate for the annual chance to pretend they're in college again. And what about the ones who plan to take Princeton Mom's advice and hook up with the former classmate who got away before it's too late?