Professor Alan Short wins engineering award for Addenbrookes building research

The Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) has awarded Clare Hall Fellow, Professor Alan Short, the Carter Bronze Medal for his 2016 paper A medium-rise 1970s maternity hospital in the east of England: Resilience and adaptation to climate change. He also recently featured in the CIBSE Journal talking about the art of natural ventilation and how studying architectural design from the past can help tackle the pressures of climate change in the future.... Read more

24 October 2017

Clare Hall Students Graduation

Congratulations to the Clare Hall students who graduated on Saturday 21 October. The President and Praelector spoke at the graduation dinner on Friday night, then on Saturday we walked in procession from College to the Senate House, where seven students were awarded PhDs and fifteen received MPhils. A fine achievement. Well done, all.

23 October 2017

Matriculation Dinner 2017

College President David Ibbetson and the Tutors were pleased to welcome the new graduate students to Clare Hall. On Monday 9 October, all the new students were matriculated, officially becoming members of the  College and the University. The President and Praelector gave short speeches, then we sat down to a wonderful formal meal. Read more

12 October 2017

Postdoc Summer BBQ

The Clare Hall Postdoc Committee organised its first summer BBQ for Clare Hall members at West Court earlier this month.  Read more

15 September 2017

IT transformation at Clare Hall

Clare Hall has developed a brand new IT network which has resulted in high-speed connectivity across the college. The project was carried out in collaboration with UIS (University Information Services) Networks Division after they launched an initiative to share its IT expertise with Cambridge colleges last year.   Read more

15 August 2017

Clare Hall Reunion: The Pippard Years

On the 14 July Clare Hall hosted our first reunion for members who were at Clare Hall during the Pippard years, 1966 to 1973, whether as a student, Visiting Fellow or Fellow.  35 guests took part in the celebrations and were joined by Charlotte Pippard, and daughters Eleanor, Charlotte and Debbie.  Read more

09 August 2017

2017 Salje Medal winners announced

Salje Medals are awarded annually by Clare Hall to two of our research students – one in Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences and one in the Sciences.  The medals are given in recognition of the high standard of the student's PhD thesis and publication record.   Read more

20 July 2017

Clare Hall Ashby Lecture 2017

This year's Clare Hall Ashby Lecture with Dr Ha-Joon Chang from the Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge, is now available to view.  Dr Chang's talk was entitled 'How much is the free market compatible with a 'decent' society?'. Read more

10 July 2017

Graduation ceremonies for the academic year 2017-2018

The dates of the graduation ceremonies for the academic year 2017-2018 are now available.  Bookings close two weeks before the ceremony date. Read more

10 July 2017

Clare Hall student leads the way in the University of Cambridge Green Impact Initiative

On 21 June the University of Cambridge presented its 2017 'Cambridge Green Challenge' awards. The ceremony recognised the efforts of staff and students working to improve environmental performance in their places of work and study throughout the 2016/17 academic year. Professor Ian Leslie, the University’s Senior Adviser to the Vice-Chancellor with special responsibility for Environmental Sustainability, presented the awards to the winners in each category. Read more

26 June 2017