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Hughes in the News

Posted: 1, July, 2020

Cambridge take Victory in Virtual Boat Race

Both teams competed on indoor rowing machines with Cambridge taking home the win in the inaugural ‘Virtual Boat Race’ on...
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Discipline, Grievance, Plagiarism
Posted: 26, June, 2020

Fellows Awarded Academic Promotions

Three Hughes Hall Fellows have recently received academic promotions in their departments, a wonderful achievement and a reflection of their hard-work and dedication to their respective fields. Dr. Ricardo Sabates has...
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Posted: 25, June, 2020

Hughes PhD Candidate Helps Launch COVID-19 Initiative

Sheen Gurrib, a Hughes Hall student and PhD candidate in the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, is one of...
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Posted: 15, June, 2020

COVID-19 Emergency Appeal – Update

After its launch in May, the college’s COVID-19 Emergency Appeal has seen the Hughes Hall community pull together and show...
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Discipline, Grievance, Plagiarism
Posted: 10, June, 2020

College Welcomes New Senior Members

Heidi Allen, the former MP for South Cambridgeshire, amongst those to have joined us in 2019/20. Heidi Allen is a...
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Posted: 4, June, 2020

Statement from Hughes Hall President: Black Lives Matter

“We cannot watch the recent events in the United States following the death of George Floyd without sharing the Vice-Chancellor’s...
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Posted: 4, June, 2020

“There is no place for racism at Hughes Hall and across the University”

Dr. Othman Cole, Hughes Hall Governing Body Fellow, Tutor and BAME Champion has released the below statement in response to...
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Posted: 2, June, 2020

Careers Service launches Handshake Cambridge

As of 1 June, Cambridge students, postdocs and recent alumni will be able to access Handshake Cambridge: a platform through...
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Posted: 1, June, 2020

COVID-19 Emergency Appeal

A direct appeal for support from Hughes Hall President, Dr. Anthony Freeling. Dear Hughesian, Cambridge has returned to work following...
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Posted: 29, May, 2020

COVID-19: A Student Blog

In part two of our series of student blogs recounting experiences of life in lockdown, Asrif Yusoff (MSt 2017) discusses...
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Posted: 28, May, 2020

Station Eleven: A Book Review

With a great deal of society’s leisure activity currently taking place online, now is a good time to savour getting...
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Discipline, Grievance, Plagiarism
Posted: 24, May, 2020

New Law Scholarship at Hughes

We are pleased to announce the introduction of the Liam Mooney LLM scholarship. Kindly provided by Liam Mooney, an alumnus...
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Discipline, Grievance, Plagiarism
Posted: 22, May, 2020

Coronavirus Update: A message on teaching in 2020-2021

After recent reports in the media regarding the delivery of teaching in 2020-2021, we want to reassure our students and...
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Posted: 21, May, 2020

COVID-19: A Student Blog

In this guest post we hear from PhD Student, Andrea Di Antonio, as he tells us about his experience dealing...
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Posted: 21, May, 2020

College Members Win CUSU Awards

Two Hughes Hall Members have won their categories in the recent Cambridge University Students Union (CUSU) Student-Led Teaching Awards 2020....
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Posted: 15, May, 2020

PhD Student In Coronavirus Testing Role

Iain Bower, recently graduated Hughes Hall PhD candidate, is the latest Hughesian to be working in fight against Coronavirus, having...
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Posted: 14, May, 2020

Professor Tamsin Ford CBE announced as new Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences

We are delighted to share the exciting news that Professor Ford has been included in the latest cohort of academics...
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Posted: 16, April, 2020

Hughes Hall expertise in the battle against COVID-19

Dr. Ajith Parlikad, Governing Body Fellow at Hughes Hall and Senior Lecturer in the University Engineering Department, has been working...
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Alumni and Development
Posted: 19, March, 2020

Coronavirus: College FAQs

The College has prepared a set of Frequently Asked Questions for Undergraduates and Postgraduates. Please see the College’s Coronavirus information...
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Alumni and Development
Posted: 19, March, 2020

Coronavirus: University statements

The University has a coronavirus information page which is available at: https://www.cam.ac.uk/coronavirus Current students, staff, and applicants are advised to...
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Posted: 12, March, 2020

Bridge Newsletter

We have published our first Bridge newsletter of 2020....
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Posted: 12, March, 2020

Bridge News: Ageing Perspectives from cell to society

On February 25th The Bridge and PublicHealth@Cambridge co-hosted an all-day interdisciplinary conference bringing together current Cambridge research relevant to the processes and contexts of...
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Posted: 3, March, 2020

Nurturing our future leaders

In October 2019, we launched the first Impact Leadership Programme for our early career researchers. This is the first of...
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Posted: 27, February, 2020

Bridge News: Changing the world through public service

Hughes Hall was the source of inspiration – and careers advice – once again earlier this month (Wednesday, 12th February)...
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Posted: 25, February, 2020

The Charnley Law Dinner 2020

The annual Charnley Law Dinner, inaugurated at the College in 2010, celebrates and promotes the study of Law at Hughes...
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Posted: 19, February, 2020

Katrina Ffrench in Conversation with Mary Buckley

On 7 February, alumna Katrina Ffrench (Social and Political Sciences, 2006-2009) returned to Hughes Hall to talk about her career...
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Posted: 10, February, 2020

Hughes: Issue 29

We are thrilled to be bring you the latest issue of Hughes Magazine. We have expanded our coverage of the...
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Discipline, Grievance, Plagiarism
Posted: 28, January, 2020

Green Week 2020

Hughes Hall’s Green Week is fast approaching. There’s a range of events on offer. See below for more details, and...
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Posted: 18, January, 2020

Bridge News: Hughes Hall researchers join the translational ecosystem

Cambridge has one of the best translational ecosystems in the world, so we kicked off our Leadership and Impact Series...
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Posted: 16, December, 2019

Holiday period

With Christmas fast approaching and festive cheer in the air, we would like to make everyone aware that the College...
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