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Hughes in the News

Discipline, Grievance, Plagiarism
Posted: 10, October, 2018

Hughes Hall Conservation Leadership student

The Cambridge Trust has published a profile of Hughes Hall student Bensolo Ken, who completed the MPhil in Conservation Leadership...
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Posted: 10, October, 2018

New practice facilities for Hughes Musicians

The college is delighted to have secured an arrangement with Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) to access their generous practice facilities....
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Posted: 9, October, 2018

Husein Alireza, Hughes Hall Entrepreneurship student, Asian Games success

Congratulations to Husein Alireza, a Hughes Hall Associate Student in 2016-17 on the PGDip in Entrepreneurship, who represented Saudi Arabia...
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Posted: 9, October, 2018

Rowan Williams Cambridge Studentship announced

The Cambridge Commonwealth, European & International Trust has established an initial fund of £0.5 million for a new programme to...
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Posted: 1, October, 2018

Alumna, Emily Hunt’s new book “15-Minute STEM”

Emily Hunt, a Hughes Hall PGCE Primary Education student 2009-10, and Masters in Education student 2012-13, has just published her...
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Posted: 28, September, 2018

Asrif Yusoff “Addressing inequality in Malaysia through corporate social intrapreneurship”

Asrif Yusoff, a Hughes Hall student on the Masters in Social Innovation, at the Judge Business School, and head of...
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Graduate Study in Medicine
Posted: 28, September, 2018

John Hopkins

The College is sad to report that Honorary Fellow, John Hopkins, passed away on the 19th September. John Hopkins was...
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Posted: 10, September, 2018

Kathy Hardy retirement after 15 years at Hughes Hall

Kathy Hardy retires after 15 years at Hughes Hall Current and former Staff and Fellows gathered to say farewell to...
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Posted: 6, September, 2018

Dame Vivian Hunt – 5th Honor Chapman Lecture

Vivian Hunt DBE,  Managing Partner for McKinsey & Company UK & Ireland, gave the Honor Chapman Memorial Lecture at the...
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Posted: 22, August, 2018

Hughes Hall Research Associate – Lung Cancer Research Breakthrough

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'Trial of the Century' by traavik.info, a production of a mock trial version of the ground-breaking lawsuit where Norwegian environmental organisations Greenpeace and Nature and Youth are suing the Norwegian Government for allegedly allowing unconstitutional oil exploration in the Barents Sea.
Posted: 13, August, 2018

Hughesian among winners of this year’s Vice Chancellor’s Public Engagement Awards

Hughes Hall Polar Studies PhD student Ragnhild Freng Dale has won the Vice Chancellor’s Public Engagement with Research Award....
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Hughes Magazine
Posted: 12, July, 2018

Hughes Magazine Issue 28 now available

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Luca Villa 3MT
Posted: 25, June, 2018

Hughesian takes second place in University’s Three Minute Thesis Competition

Luca Villa, a second year PhD in Psychiatry, was awarded runner up of the Graduate Union’s Three Minute Thesis Competition...
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May Bumps 2018 W1
Posted: 19, June, 2018

May Bumps: 4 days, 3 crews, 7 bumps, second place in Michell Cup

After the excitement of four days of rowing, we can all breathe and take a second to review our crews’...
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Porters' Lodge opening
Posted: 12, June, 2018

Porters’ Lodge officially opens

After months of work, our temporary Porters’ Lodge was officially opened this morning. Today’s opening was a way to acknowledge...
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M2 crew May Bumps 2018
Posted: 12, June, 2018

Meet our crews for May Bumps 2018

It’s May Bumps week and HHBC has announced that we have two men’s crews (in the M2 and M4 division)...
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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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