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Nominations for honorary degrees 2019

7 February 2019

The University Council has now submitted to the Regent House the names of eight distinguished persons, nominated for admission to Honorary Doctorates in June.

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Reduce, reuse, recycle: spotlight on waste 2018

22 November 2018

November is spotlight on waste month at the University of Cambridge

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Cycle to Work Day 2018

2 August 2018

Cycle to Work Day 2018 takes place on 15 August and there are lots of ways University staff can get involved.

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University Library opens cathedral of books in Ely

28 June 2018

The new Library Storage Facilty (LSF) in Ely has opened, providing storage for hundreds of thousands of books in University library collections.

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The administrator whose job is to welcome newcomers to Cambridge

20 April 2018

Julie Darsley runs an organisation that helps newcomers settle into life at Cambridge. Her personal experience has given her valuable insight into the challenges they face.

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Nominations for honorary degrees

15 March 2018

The University Council has submitted to the Regent House the names of eight renowned individuals, seeking authority for their admission to Honorary Doctorates at a Congregation in the Senate House on Wednesday 20 June 2018.

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Meet the Equality Champions

28 February 2018

These academics are standing up for diversity and inclusion at Cambridge.

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The marine biologist who found a new life on dry land

19 January 2018

Diana Thomas-McEwen trained as a marine biologist. After six years working in the oil and gas sector on survey ships, she took a change of direction to work in the Dyson Centre for Engineering Design.

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The man who “never really had a career plan” — and is off to Australia to become a vice-chancellor

11 January 2018

Duncan Maskell loves variety and thrives under pressure. His dual talents for science and organisation led to his appointment as head of Cambridge planning and resources. In October this year he will become Vice-Chancellor of the University of Melbourne.

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The disability adviser supporting students to reach their potential

3 November 2017

Rachel Demery knows what it’s like to face the extra challenges of living and working with a disability. She’s one of seven advisers working for the Disability Resource Centre.

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