Jake McCandless ’51 PVC Speaker Series

The Jake McCandless ’51 PVC Speaker Series was formally established in 2005 to bring speakers to campus to engage the Princeton community in topics that reflect the educational values inherent in the intercollegiate athletics experience. The series was endowed in the name of J.L. “Jake” McCandless, who coached Princeton Football to the 1969 Ivy League Championship during the Tigers’ centennial year of football.

Jake McCandless ’51 PVC Speaker Series Highlights: Arshay Cooper

Jake McCandless ’51 PVC Speaker Series Highlights: Arshay Cooper

The Princeton Varsity Club welcomed rowing trailblazer, Arshay Cooper to campus on October 8th for the Jake McCandless '51 PVC Speaker Series. The featured guest told his inspirational story of growing up on the west side of Chicago and overcoming obstacles while...

A Look Back: 15 Years of the Jake McCandless ’51 PVC Speaker Series

A Look Back: 15 Years of the Jake McCandless ’51 PVC Speaker Series

This past year marked 15 years of the Jake McCandless '51 PVC Speaker Series. The most recent installment, Investing in Women's Athletics, featured NWSL co-founders and owners Angie Knighton Long '97 S97 and Kara Nortman '97. In celebration of this milestone, we...