Students are calling on other members of the Princeton University student community to join. Tomorrow they have their first event.
The crypto world has been gaining space in other different territories. One of them is academia. More and more universities are opening their doors to new technologies such as crypto, NFT, Metaverso, Web3, DeFi a movement encouraging alternatives to traditional, centralized forms of financial services. o DAO. Students, of course, are increasingly interested in them.
This week, a group of Princeton University students went public with their project to create an organization: the Princeton Blockchain a distributed ledger system. A sequence of blocks, or units of digital information, stored consecutively in a public database. The basis for cryptocurrencies. SocietyThey will hold a meeting tomorrow to which they are inviting the whole community.
It is worth noting that Princeton is ranked among the top universities in the U.S. and the world. It has had seven consecutive nominations for first place by the magazine US News & World Report. Between 2001 and 2018 it achieved the number one spot a contract or transaction buying or selling a cryptocurrency for immediate settlement, or payment and delivery, of the cryptocurrency on the market. for a total of 16 times, ahead of prestigious universities such as Harvard, Yale, Stanford and Chicago.
Princeton Blockchain Society: ¿Qué busca?
According to details in email and social media, the Princeton Blockchain Society, established by a group of young students, is the leading Blockchain-focused student organization at Princeton. They highlight in an email: “Our mission is to develop students’ understanding of blockchain technology, produce original blockchain research, and bring crypto entrepreneurs and thought leaders to the Princeton campus.”
The Society carries out four initiatives:
1) Education: organization of fortnightly workshops“Blockchain and Beyond” featuring topics that include NFT, Ethereum, criptomonedas, GameFi, etc.
2) Research: to learn about cutting-edge developments in technology. Blockchain.
3) Diffusion: hosting panels, workshops and professional networking events across campus with some of the brightest minds in the space Blockchain
4) Branding Management of social media platforms, websites and other channels to promote the Society on campus and beyond.
They are looking for members to join any of these four teams. Also members who would like to attend Blockchain workshops, speaker events and quarterly society reports to earn. tokens learning.
Tomorrow they will have the first meeting where they will give a brief overview of their initiatives and answer questions.
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It is worth noting that in addition to this student initiative, Princeton has the Princeton Bendheim Center for Finance where institutionally research is being done on Finance, including new technologies. Next February 1st have an event.
Other universities of its category also have initiatives related to the area. For example, Cambridge periodically performs panoramic studies about the crypto industry in the world. In addition, Harvard, including, has made investments . Also Yale, Brown y Michigan have bought crypto.
Sources: Redes of thePrinceton Blockchain Society
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