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Read more at: Wheel good deal

Wheel good deal

31 January 2013

A government-backed scheme introduced by the University makes it easier for staff to cycle to work – and save money at the same time

Read more at: Discover: John Speed's maps at the UL

Discover: John Speed's maps at the UL

31 January 2013

John Speed’s Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine, housed in the University Library, was the first atlas of the British Isles. It is considered to be one of the world's great cartographic treasures.

Read more at: Nothing like a dame

Nothing like a dame

31 January 2013

For a fleeting moment in the early 18th century, the sharpest satirical journalism was reputed to come from a modest Cambridge college.

Read more at: Inside the Colleges

Inside the Colleges

31 January 2013

As Head Groundsman of Jesus College, Allan Moore is responsible for the care of nearly 12 acres of sports grounds

Read more at: On the shoulders of volunteers

On the shoulders of volunteers

31 January 2013

From stillbirth and healthy ageing to drug trials and the genetic basis of common diseases, the University’s world-class research relies on the thousands of Cambridge residents who volunteer for research studies.

Read more at: The centre of attraction

The centre of attraction

31 January 2013

The University Centre is your centre. Take full advantage of your membership by following these tips...

Read more at: Beautifully brutalist

Beautifully brutalist

31 January 2013

A new exhibition at the Department of Architecture aims to expose the forgotten history of the University’s experimental post-war architecture: the ‘other’ Cambridge of raw, angular buildings and the ambition and innovation they embody.

Read more at: Colleges and University: a complex relationship

Colleges and University: a complex relationship

31 January 2013

While many of us realise there is a complex relationship between the Colleges and the wider University, the precise nature of the connection is not always understood, even by staff or current students. Here, we offer staff a primer.

Read more at: Learn while you earn

Learn while you earn

31 January 2013

Vocational training is a great way for assistant staff to gain important professional skills. It benefits them, their teams and departments, and the University as a whole.

Read more at: Good sports

Good sports

31 January 2013

Sport at Cambridge is enjoying a resurgence. Here are three members of staff who enjoy some of the country's lesser-known pursuits.