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Hughes in the News

Posted: 25, May, 2018

President hosts dinner in commemoration of Founders and Benefactors

The President and Fellows gathered for a dinner on Friday 11 May in commemoration of Hughes Hall’s Founders and Benefactors....
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Posted: 18, May, 2018

A spark of ideas: the Enterprise Society Awards 2018

H24E Innova’s ground-breaking technology combined with a compelling business plan impressed the judges at last week’s Award Grand Finale, giving...
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Boat christening 'Emma Quinn'
Posted: 14, May, 2018

HHBC welcomes the ‘Emma Quinn’ to their fleet

The pop of bubbly marks another milestone for Hughes Hall Boat Club as a new Women’s Competition VIII+ was christened...
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Cambridge Men's crew celebrates after their victory at the 2018 Boat Race in London.
Posted: 10, May, 2018

Hughesian Dara Alizadeh appointed as President of CUBC 2018-19

Hughes Hall Education undergraduate Dara Alizadeh has been appointed as Cambridge University Boat Club President for the 2018/19 season, the...
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Dr Anthony Freeling unveiling a blue plaque in honour of Elizabeth Phillips Hughes in Carmarthen, Wales.
Posted: 9, May, 2018

From Carmarthen to Cambridge: Blue Plaque honours first Principal

On 4 May a ceremony was held in Carmarthen, the birthplace of first principal Elizabeth Phillips Hughes, to honour her...
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HRH The Duke of York opens Gresham Court.
Posted: 1, May, 2018

Hughes Hall appoints The Duke of York as an Honorary Fellow and HRH opens Gresham Court

Today, Hughes Hall conferred The Duke of York with an Honorary Fellowship. This was granted in recognition of His Royal...
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Temporary Porters' Lodge installed.
Posted: 20, April, 2018

Work on the new temporary Porter’s Lodge begins

On supposedly the hottest day of the year so far, our temporary Porters’ Lodge seemed to drop from the sky...
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Cambridge Men's crew celebrates after their victory at the 2018 Boat Race in London.
Posted: 29, March, 2018

Cambridge complete clean sweep in The Cancer Research UK Boat Race 2018

The Cambridge Men’s crew, including three Hughesians, completed a clean sweep in the Cancer Research UK Boat Races over the...
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Dr Edwin Leong signing a new agreement for the Hughes Hall Cambridge Edwin Leong Scholarships in Life Sciences.
Posted: 28, March, 2018

A celebration of our alumni and friends in Hong Kong and Singapore

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Posted: 27, March, 2018

Easter closure

Please be advised that all of the College offices (including the kitchen) will be closed from Friday 30 March until...
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MCR Committee 2018-19.
Posted: 23, March, 2018

Meet our new MCR committee

After elections last week, the incoming MCR committee 2018-19 has been announced. The new committee will be led by MCR...
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Green Formal Hall at Hughes Hall.
Posted: 14, March, 2018

Hughes Hall goes green

Hughes Hall went Green last week as it aimed to educate people about why sustainability is important to the College,...
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Posted: 12, March, 2018

‘Iron Lady’ strikes again – this time to promote better nutrition in The Gambia

Senior member Dr Dora Pereira, also known as ‘The Iron Lady’ for her work on iron deficiency and a trial...
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Posted: 6, March, 2018

Showcasing Hughes Hall’s contribution to the Life Sciences

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Posted: 6, March, 2018

3 days, 3 crews and Hughes Hall bumps up 9 times, winning the Cam FM Marconi Cup!

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Posted: 2, March, 2018

Green Week at Hughes Hall (5th – 11th March)

The Green Impact team at Hughes Hall will be hosting their first Green Week between 5 – 11 March. The...
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A team including two Hughesians Hannah Kanamori and Yiwei Li win the Yale Healthcare Competition
Posted: 1, March, 2018

Hughes Hall Students Win First Place in the Yale Healthcare Case Competition

A very happy week for Hughes students Hannah Kanamori and Yiwei Li, whose team has won first place in the...
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Boat Race
Posted: 28, February, 2018

Three Hughesians announced in crew for Boat Race 2018

The crews for the 2018 Cancer Research UK Boat Races have been announced and three Hughesians are set to compete...
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Lent Bumps crew getting ready to race
Posted: 27, February, 2018

Lent Bumps start today: our crews and the schedule

Lent Bumps are here! Despite the cold week, two Hughes Hall Men’s crews (M1 and M2) and our very first...
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W1 win at Pembroke Regatta 2018
Posted: 20, February, 2018

Women’s Boating Success

Congratulations to our Hughes Hall Boat Club women on a very successful weekend! Our W1 crew celebrated their first regatta...
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Boat Christening: Some of the Men's Boat crew with a significant donor, William Charnley, and President Anthony Freeling
Posted: 13, February, 2018

Hughes Hall christens new elite competition eight in lead up to Lent Bumps

In a ceremony on Saturday at Emmanuel College boat house, Hughes Hall christened a new elite Stampfli eight which will...
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Lena Milosevic, new development director at Hughes Hall
Posted: 11, January, 2018

New Development Director starts at Hughes Hall

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Posted: 13, December, 2017

Information for students staying in Hughes Hall during the festive season

With Christmas fast approaching we would like to make everyone aware that the College offices will close for the Christmas...
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Posted: 1, December, 2017

In Memoriam: Dilan Rajakaruna

In Memoriam: Dilan Rajakaruna, an MPhil student at Hughes Hall, passed away peacefully in hospital after a long illness. We...
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Posted: 1, December, 2017

Success for Hughes crews at this year’s Fairbairn Novice Races

Our novice men and women have had really promising performances at this year’s Fairbairn Novice Races, that bode well for...
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Posted: 21, November, 2017

Upper Fenner’s terrace named to honour John Dingle, Hughes Hall President 1993-1998

Long-time supporters and very generous benefactors Kern (Honorary Fellow) and Marnie Wildenthal returned to Hughes today to formally name the...
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Posted: 21, November, 2017

Hughes Hall Three Minute Thesis Competition 2018 – registration opened

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Posted: 17, November, 2017

President Dr Anthony Freeling visits Hong Kong and Singapore

Thirty-five alumni and donors joined President Dr Anthony Freeling in Hong Kong this month to catch up and celebrate their...
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Posted: 3, November, 2017

Breaking the Silence campaign launches

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Student Body (MCR)
Posted: 12, October, 2017

Goodbye “Hucy”: Lucy Cavendish and Hughes Hall announce plans to row separately

Hughes Hall and Lucy Cavendish College today announce their mutual decision to row separately in the future. The combined Boat...
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