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Hughes in the News

Posted: 9, April, 2021

Hughes Hall remembers HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

Hughes Hall joins the University and many across the UK and around the world, in expressing great sadness at the...
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Posted: 7, April, 2021

Getting the most out of life…and university

Dr Sheen Gurrib, shortlisted for the Vice Chancellor’s Social Impact Award and the Forbes 30 under 30 for Europe, on...
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Posted: 6, April, 2021

Flipping the narrative

Hughes Hall postgraduate student, Mosope Adeyinka, tells us about overcoming the challenges of being a Black woman at Cambridge and...
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Posted: 31, March, 2021

Easter Vacation 2021: information and inspiration

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Posted: 31, March, 2021

Spring is here and students are smiling – and studying – in the sunshine again

Sarah Langford, Communications Manager, visits College, camera in hand, to reacquaint herself with the place and its people. Being at...
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Posted: 29, March, 2021

TEDxCambridgeUniversity: Untangling Networks

This year’s TEDxCambridgeUniversity annual conference took place on the 20 and 21 March, with a host of inspirational speakers presenting...
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Posted: 22, March, 2021

Introducing new members of the Centre for Climate Change Engagement team

The Hughes Hall Centre for Climate Change Engagement (CCCE) is growing. Four new members have recently joined the existing team...
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Posted: 15, March, 2021

Calling new and expecting parents… and their babies

Hughes Hall student, Zahra Khan, is recruiting. She tells us here about her research at Cambridge Babylab as well as...
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Posted: 11, March, 2021

Hughes Hall Enterprise Society Award goes online

On Thursday 25 February 2021 the Hughes Hall Enterprise Society hosted its competition online for the first time, with over...
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Posted: 9, March, 2021

Hughes Hall Photography Competition returns!

We’re excited to announce the return of the Hughes Hall Photography Competition for Lent Term – another opportunity for our...
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Posted: 8, March, 2021

“You can’t be what you can’t see”

Hughes Hall Fellow, Professor Tamsin Ford, recognised as BMA Women in Academic Medicine role model The British Medical Association’s Women...
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Posted: 8, March, 2021

International Women’s Day: celebrating Hughes Hall women in STEM

We place a spotlight on the work of inspirational Hughes Hall women. Our panellists are working in and studying STEM...
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Posted: 5, March, 2021

Hughes Hall welcomes 17 Senior Members

We are delighted to welcome 17 Senior Members to Hughes Hall in March 2021. These include Dr Jimmy Chan, MA,...
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Posted: 23, February, 2021

COVID-19: the long and short of it

Dr Nyarie Sithole talks us through his work at Addenbrooke’s – from the first COVID patient in ICU to a...
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Posted: 22, February, 2021

Hughes Hall Senior Members discuss Addenbrooke’s Hospital’s critical challenges during COVID-19 pandemic

Last week, Hughes Hall hosted the latest Senior’s Spotlight Series event with Dr Nyarie Sithole and Dr Ajith Parlikad, as...
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Posted: 17, February, 2021

LGBTQ+ Legends

We are delighted to bring you the first in our series of posts on Hughes Hall LGBTQ+ Legends, a joint College...
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Posted: 16, February, 2021

Hughes Alumnus co-authors key COVID-19 paper

Tamay Besiroglu (2018, Economics) has recently co-authored a paper published in Science magazine which looks at the effectiveness of government...
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Posted: 15, February, 2021

Hughes Hall partner Cambridge-Africa is making a difference around the world, one project at a time

The interlinked stories of four Hughes Hall researchers – two Fellows, a Research Associate and a Student, each supporting efforts...
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Posted: 15, February, 2021

Hughes Hall welcomes Gates Cambridge Scholar

Hughes Hall is delighted to welcome one of the outstanding recipients of the 2021 class of Gates Cambridge Scholars, in...
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Posted: 11, February, 2021

My journey to Hughes Hall…via the Pakistan space agency, a Commonwealth scholarship, the University of Edinburgh, Queen’s University Belfast, and

Every one of our researchers has an interesting and inspiring story, indeed, we would love to hear about more of...
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Posted: 9, February, 2021

LGBTQ+ HISTORY MONTH AT CAMBRIDGE

Hughes Hall celebrates LGBTQ+ History Month annually in February to help promote equality and diversity by increasing the visibility of lesbian, gay,...
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Posted: 3, February, 2021

Hughes Hall wishes to reassure offer holders that offers will be honoured

The University of Cambridge has issued a statement today (3.2.21) about media coverage suggesting a potential withdrawal of offers for...
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Posted: 15, January, 2021

ORACY CAMBRIDGE makes waves in parliament

Hughes Hall Centre for Effective Spoken Communication influences national strategy The Oracy All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) released an interim report in December...
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Posted: 12, January, 2021

Alumni Recognised in New Year Honours

We are delighted to share the news that three Hughesians have been named in the 2021 New Year Honours list,...
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Posted: 18, December, 2020

Hughes Hall Fellow plays vital role in launch of the UK’s first Master’s degree in the responsible use of artificial

Dr Stephen Cave, a Fellow of Hughes Hall, leads the Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence (CFI) as its...
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Posted: 16, December, 2020

How the Hughes Hall community is tackling COVID-19

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Posted: 15, December, 2020

Hughes Hall Boat Club Alumni Journal – Michaelmas Term 2020

The latest edition of the HHBCA alumni journal has now been published and features interesting news, photos and articles from...
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Discipline, Grievance, Plagiarism
Posted: 15, December, 2020

Alumnus wins prestigious award

Congratulations to Hughes Hall alumnus Dr Brad Jessup (2006, Environment, Society & Development), whose thesis A New Justice for Australian Environmental Law has won the...
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Posted: 14, December, 2020

Information for students staying in Cambridge over the festive period

Our current focus is to ensure everyone is aware of college closure information together with any social and welfare activities...
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Posted: 6, December, 2020

Photography Competition – the results are in!

The results are now in for the Hughes Hall Photography Competition 2020 and we are very pleased to be able to announce the winners below. The...
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