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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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Posted: 3, October, 2017

Four Hughesians compete at the 2017 World Rowing Championships

We are very proud that four Hughesians have just competed at the 2017 World Rowing Championships last weekend in Sarasota,...
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Discipline, Grievance, Plagiarism
Posted: 28, September, 2017

Taylor Harris Scholarship – Application Deadline in 2 Weeks

Taylor Harris Scholarship for non-EU candidates for Affiliate BA in Law, 2018 Join a Cambridge College that bridges the academic...
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Posted: 8, September, 2017

A new College flag for a new academic year

Today a new bright flag flies high over Hughes Hall to welcome new and returning students to the College for...
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Posted: 8, September, 2017

Accommodation Update – 8 Sep 2017

We appreciate that many of you are very concerned about accommodation as you join us at Hughes Hall. We assure...
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Posted: 16, August, 2017

Elizabeth Phillips Hughes, first principal of Hughes Hall featured in Carmarthen Journal

Elizabeth Phillips Hughes, our first Principal has been recognised in the Carmarthen Journal today. The feature showcases the Carmarthen-born champion...
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Posted: 16, August, 2017

Twenty Trinity College Postdocs visit College to broaden Hughes Postdocs network

Twenty postdoctoral researchers from Trinity College dined at Hughes last week with over twenty Hughes postdoctoral research associates and fellows....
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Posted: 27, June, 2017

May Bumps 2017 – a four day review

This time last week, crowds gathered along the Cam to cheer on their College crews in what the BBC described...
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Posted: 13, June, 2017

From quantum computing to volcanic eruptions: our Research Fellows and Research Associates showcase the depth of knowledge at Hughes

Over the last 3 weeks, and spilt over two showcases, our newly recruited Research Fellows (RFs) and Research Associates (RAs)...
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Posted: 13, June, 2017

Stradivari Trust Concert Series: Jennifer Pike Violin – 20th June

Stradivari Trust Concert Series: Jennifer Pike (Violin), Tuesday 20th June 2017, 6pm, Pavilion Room College members are invited to the...
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Posted: 8, June, 2017

Thanking generous benefactors of Hughes, Kern and Marnie Wildenthal

Our senior members gathered this afternoon to thank long-time supporters and generous benefactors Kern (Honorary Fellow) and Marnie Wildenthal. The...
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Discipline, Grievance, Plagiarism
Posted: 4, June, 2017

Research Showcase – 8th June

Research Showcase, Thursday 8th June 2017, 6:00-8:00pm, Pavilion Room The membership of Hughes Hall represents an extraordinary breadth and depth...
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Posted: 3, June, 2017

A campaign to celebrate the life and works of Richard Berg Rust

We have been amazed and gratified by the coming together of Hughes and the wider Cambridge community in reaction to...
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Posted: 2, June, 2017

Two fully funded places for Hughesians at Armenian Field Study and Practice Program – Apply Now

The Luys Foundation, Armenia’s leading education foundation with a global reach, is offering two fully paid places to Hughes Hall...
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Posted: 2, June, 2017

End of Term Party at the Bumps – 16th June

End of Term Party at the Bumps, Friday 16th June 2017, 2:00pm – 6:00pm, The Plough, Green End CB5 8SX...
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Posted: 31, May, 2017

Darshana Joshi (PhD Physics) becomes President of the Graduate Union

After a recent ballot, Hughes PhD student Darshana Joshi has been declared the winner of the Graduate Union (GU) Presidential...
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Posted: 25, May, 2017

Hughes Hall/ Lucy Cavendish Monopoly May Ball – 17th June

Pass Go and make your way to the Hughes-Lucy Monopoly May Ball. Hughes Hall will be transformed into the Monopoly...
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Posted: 25, May, 2017

A celebration of the Life and Works of Richard Berg Rust – 12th June

A celebration of the Life and Works of Richard Berg Rust, Monday 12th June 2017, 4pm, Pavilion Room We would...
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Posted: 25, May, 2017

One year after Brexit: The UK General Election and the Future of Europe – 5th June

One year after Brexit: The UK General Election and the Future of Europe, Monday 5th June 2017, 5:30 – 7:45pm,...
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Posted: 23, May, 2017

A tribute to Roy Helmore CBE who has passed away aged 90

Roy Helmore was Principal of Cambridge College of Arts and Technology (CCAT) from 1977 to 1986, a forerunner of what...
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Discipline, Grievance, Plagiarism
Posted: 16, May, 2017

Research Showcase – 25th May

Research Showcase, Thursday 25th May 2017, 6:00 – 8:00pm, Peter Richards Room The membership of Hughes Hall represents an extraordinary...
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Posted: 12, May, 2017

Hughes student Kirsty Davies wins Osprey of the Year 2017

On Wednesday, PhD Psychology Student Kirsty Davies was announced as the Osprey of the Year 2017. Awarded by the Ospreys...
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Posted: 11, May, 2017

Hughes Hall West Cambridge Lunch Series – 18th May

Hughes Hall West Cambridge Lunch Series, Thursday 18th May 2017, 1-2pm, Maxwell Centre, Cavendish Laboratory, JJ Thomson Ave, Cambridge CB3...
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