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Clare Hall Dining Room closure

The Dining Hall will be closed on Monday the 2nd May, opening again on Tuesday the 3rd May.  See 'Dining at Clare Hall' for all the latest menus and our 'Whats on' guide. Read more

29 April 2016

Call to arms: how lessons from history could reduce the ‘immunisation gap’

Clare Hall Research Fellow, Stephen E. Mawdsley’s research on teenagers in the fight against polio has been published in the Journal of Cultural and Social History. Coinciding with World Immunisation Week, Dr Mawdsley’s research looks at how American teenagers in the 1950s were organised into volunteer divisions to fight polio and how these alliances... Read more

25 April 2016

Clare Hall Anniversary Book

Don't miss having your name in our special 50th anniversary book 'Clare Hall - A 50th Anniversary Portrait'.  A sample of the book is available to view in our 50th Anniversary section.  Make sure you order directly from Third Millenium Publishing by the 2nd May to be included. Read more

19 April 2016

Clare Hall Life Member Dr Michele Chiaruzzi launches new book

Dr Michele Chiaruzzi, a Clare Hall Life Member is to launch his new book 'Martin Wight on Fortune and Irony in Politics' (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016) at an event to be held at the University of Bologna, Italy, on the 9th May at 6pm.  Dr Chiaruzzi is also the Director of the Research Centre for International Relations and member of the Board of Directors of the University of San Marino. He collaborates with the Institute of the Italian... Read more

18 April 2016

Clare Hall Masters & PhD Studentships

Clare Hall offers a number of Studentships (also known as scholarships) in order to attract the best academic talent to postgraduate study. These awards are highly competitive and cover tuition fees and a stipend during graduate study.For 2016/17 the deadline for applications is 1 May 2016.Ivan D Jankovic StudentshipA studentship providing full support to a citizen of the Republic of Serbia to undertake doctoral studies in any subject at the University of Cambridge, tenable for up to three years. The award is made every fourth year, and will next be awarded in October 2016.BP-Clare Hall... Read more

15 April 2016

Sculpture in the Garden

This exhibition of works by John Sydney Carter is one of our special 50th Anniversary events.Throughout his life John Sydney Carter’s parallel interests have been in both fine art and industrial design. He is a painter and a sculptor, but in the last twenty years sculpture has been his constant, creative outpouring. He works in steel and aluminium and occasionally casts in bronze, but he is happiest forging and welding in his studio. His subjects are of the outdoors; air, sea and space interest him, subjects bound together from his two years of experience at sea with the Royal... Read more

11 April 2016

Cambridge Literary Festival

The Cambridge Literary Festival starts this week with Clare Hall Fellows Dame Gillian Beer, Ali Smith and Andrew Blake all scheduled to take part.  Check the Festival Website for more information.       Read more

04 April 2016

Lunch for Life Members

We are starting a new initiative to encourage local Life Members to come into Clare Hall and have lunch with fellow Life Members on the first Thursday of every month.  The first Life Members lunch is scheduled for Thursday 7th April.Liz Ramsden, Accommodation Officer and former College Secretary together with Dr Marie Janson, Development Director will be at the lunch this coming Thursday. If you would like to attend please purchase your ticket for a meal for £10 in the Porters Lodge and present it to the Servery staff when choosing your meal options. Any queries... Read more

04 April 2016

Clare Hall Life Member wins Maritime Media Award

Clare Hall Life Member and Wilfrid Laurier University’s History Professor Emeritus Barry Gough, has been honoured at the Maritime Media Awards with the 2015 Mountbatten Award for Best Literary Contribution for his book, Pax Britannica: Ruling the Waves and Keeping the Peace before Armageddon (Palgrave Macmillan). This is the first time that a non-UK citizen has received the award.  ... Read more

04 April 2016

Clare Hall Easter closure

The Dining Room will close after lunch on the 24th March, re-opening on the 29th March at 12.30pm.  There will be a Formal Hall on Wednesday 30th March, please book by 2pm on the 29th March. The Porters' Lodge will be open as usual over the Easter period. Read more

18 March 2016