The Clare Hall Cricket Match: A Message from the Domestic Bursar

It is with deep regret that owing to the deteriorating weather conditions, the Annual Cricket match, due to be played tomorrow, is cancelled.  On a personal note, I would like to extend my gratitude to those who have worked incredibly hard in the background to try and make this happen.  Sadly, the weather conditions defeated us.Stella IsaacDomestic Bursar, Clare Hall Read more

18 June 2019

Clare Hall at the May Bumps 2019

We have two Clare Hall boats competing during the May Bumps this year and both have the possibility of going up a division. The May Bumps will take place over four days, starting on Wednesday 12 June through to Saturday 15 June. On Wednesday our men's team will be in M4 division beginning at 3.15 pm, and our women's team will be in W4 division starting at 2.30 pm. For all other division times, please check the CUCBC website. If you would like to support the Clare Hall crews, then we recommend the... Read more

11 June 2019

St Cross College Formal Dinner Swap

Earlier this month a group of Clare Hall students were hosted at St. Cross College, Oxford (our sister college) for the annual formal swap. Students from St. Cross greeted us upon arrival, gave us a tour of Oxford's key sites and colleges, and welcomed us to a formal dinner followed by cheese and port in their student bar. Thank you to our hosts for making us feel so welcome.Emily J. GoodacreClare Hall PhD student  Read more

31 May 2019

No place like home? New perspectives on displacement and the modern refugee regime

Sigrid Lupieri (Centre of Development Studies) and Dr Annamaria Motrescu-Mayes (Fellow and Tutor at Clare Hall, Centre for the Study of Global Human Movement) are co-organising No place like home? New perspectives on displacement and the modern refugee regime.This interdisciplinary workshop brings together scholars, policy-makers, and representatives from the UN and NGOs to examine the limits of the current refugee regime and explore alternative solutions. More specifically, this event will be a starting point for a discussion on the suitability and durability of existing solutions... Read more

20 May 2019

Graduation News

A large group of graduands, family and friends joined the President and Fellows for a wonderful graduation dinner on Friday 17 May. On Saturday 18 May, the Praelector presented the following for their degrees: 9 Doctors of Philosophy, 1 Doctor of Education, 2 Masters of Philosophy, and 7 Masters of Business Administration. Congratulations to all. ​ Read more

20 May 2019

Fellow-Student Dinner

The last Fellow-Student dinner for this academic year was held on Friday 3 May. An enthusiastic group of graduate students, Fellows and Visiting Fellows enjoyed a marvellous meal and the chance to talk in detail about their work and interests. Our sincere thanks to the catering staff and to Assistant Senior Tutor Trudi Tate for organising the dinners this year. Photo Gallery Read more

07 May 2019

Clare Hall Cricket Club

Clare Hall Cricket Club is starting outdoor practices this week and is calling out for new members. It doesn’t matter if you are an experienced cricketer or just wanting to try out a new sport, come along and join us every Tuesday, starting tonight (7th), 6-7 pm at Kings and Selwyn sports ground. All the equipment is provided just come along in sports clothes and with a bag full of enthusiasm!This is a chance to join a social sporting club with members from across the College community that has been continually growing over the past few years. As well as the weekly practices we... Read more

07 May 2019

Student Research Profile: Charlotte Salley

Charlotte Salley is writing her MPhil dissertation in the Faculty of English, researching the later novels of Willa Cather (1873-1947). After the grand adventures in Willa Cather’s Midwestern prairie trilogy, two of her later novels – The Professor’s House (1925) and Shadows on the Rock (1931) – turn quietly inward, toward more muted and moody discoveries. It’s from an attic atelier, an ancient cliff dwelling, and snowed-in Quebec City that each character can, should they wish, look out at the world. But Cather, ever an... Read more

02 May 2019

Clare Hall Reflects - Graduate Student Conference

On Saturday 27 April, Clare Hall students, Fellows, and Life Members gathered for Clare Hall Reflects, this year's graduate student conference. A packed day of presentations, discussions, and networking encouraged students to reflect both on their time at the College and to look to the future. Seven students reflected on their year at the College with presentations on their research. Panel discussions on welfare and careers saw attendees reflecting on how to maintain well-being both during and after student life and consider their next professional steps. We... Read more

30 April 2019

Graduation news

Six Clare Hall students graduated on Saturday 27 April 2019. Yan Huang, Vasiliki Mavroeidi, and Stephen Sammut were awarded PhDs, while Alonso Lecanda, Anna Nadalutti, and Jeremy Peters were awarded MBAs.The graduands and their guests enjoyed a marvellous celebration dinner the previous evening, with speeches by Clare Hall Vice-President Alan Short and Praelector Trudi Tate.Congratulations to all.Clare Hall Vice-President Alan ShortYan Huang and familyPhoto Gallery  Read more

29 April 2019

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Events

Tuesday, 2 July 2019 - 8:00pm

The Years by Annie Ernaux (published in French in 2008, recently translated into English)

King Room, Clare Hall

 

Thursday, 4 July 2019 - 12:30pm

All Life Members and friends are welcome to attend our regular Life Members Lunch on the first and third Thursday of every month. If you would like to attend and do not already have a UPay card, then please purchase your meal card for £10.50 from the Porters’ Lodge and present it to the servery staff when choosing your meal options. 

Any queries, please contact the Development Officer on development@clarehall.cam.ac.uk or call on 01223 332368. 

We look forward to seeing as many of you as possible and making this a regular monthly chance to talk and share thoughts with fellow Life Members.

Saturday, 13 July 2019 - 12:00pm

Life Members and friends are invited to the Stoker Reunion on Saturday 13 July 2019.

We would like to welcome everyone who studied, worked or lived in Clare Hall from 1980 until 1987; i.e. during the period when Michael Stoker was President of Clare Hall to our Reunion Lunch on Saturday 13 July 2019.

We hope this will be a chance to catch up with old friends and colleagues.

Pre-lunch drinks will be served at 12 pm with lunch available from 12.30 pm.

Partners and spouses are most welcome.

We hope as many of you as possible can join us. Please book to register attendance and dietary requirements.

Any questions, please contact the Development Office on 01223 332368 / development@clarehall.cam.ac.uk

 

Sunday, 14 July 2019 - 2:00pm

We are delighted to announce on behalf of the student events team, the Clare Hall 2019 Summer Soirée.

You are invited to follow the white rabbit through the rabbit hole, play the Queen’s croquet and perhaps even paint our white roses red, as this year’s theme is Lost in Wonderland.

The event programme will be announced very soon. You can expect delicious themed food and drink, live music, games and a chance to see the Fellows Garden transformed into a magical wonderland.

If you would like to buy tickets, you can do so by clicking on the link below.

To keep up to date with any news relating to this event, please check the official website and Facebook page.

For any questions, please contact Mariana Pinto Leitao Pereira mp850@cam.ac.uk

Tickets purchased after April 14 are non-refundable. Please note this event is not suitable for children.

 

 

 

 

 
 
Thursday, 18 July 2019 - 12:30pm

All Life Members and friends are welcome to attend our regular Life Member Lunch on the first and third Thursday of every month. If you would like to attend and do not already have a UPay card, then please purchase your meal card for £10.50 from the Porters’ Lodge and present it to the servery staff when choosing your meal options. 

Any queries, please contact the Development Officer on development@clarehall.cam.ac.uk or call on 01223 332368. 

We look forward to seeing as many of you as possible and making this a regular monthly chance to talk and share thoughts with fellow Life Members.

Friday, 19 July 2019 - 7:00pm

For graduands, their guests and other invitees only.

Saturday, 20 July 2019 (All day)
Thursday, 1 August 2019 - 12:30pm

All Life Members and friends are welcome to attend our regular Life Members Lunch on the first and third Thursday of every month. If you would like to attend and do not already have a UPay card, then please purchase your meal card for £10.50 from the Porters’ Lodge and present it to the servery staff when choosing your meal options. 

Any queries, please contact the Development Officer on development@clarehall.cam.ac.uk or call on 01223 332368. 

We look forward to seeing as many of you as possible and making this a regular monthly chance to talk and share thoughts with fellow Life Members.

Tuesday, 6 August 2019 - 8:00pm

His Bloody Project by Graeme Macrae Burnet, a 2015 novel set in the highlands of Scotland in 1869.

King Room  (provisionally)

Thursday, 15 August 2019 - 12:30pm

All Life Members and friends are welcome to attend our regular Life Member Lunch on the first and third Thursday of every month. If you would like to attend and do not already have a UPay card, then please purchase your meal card for £10.50 from the Porters’ Lodge and present it to the servery staff when choosing your meal options. 

Any queries, please contact the Development Officer on development@clarehall.cam.ac.uk or call on 01223 332368. 

We look forward to seeing as many of you as possible and making this a regular monthly chance to talk and share thoughts with fellow Life Members.

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