Law professor appointed to High Court

27 Sep 2002

Professor Jack Beatson FBA QC, Rouse Ball Professor of English Law at the University of Cambridge, has been appointed a Justice of the High Court. Professor Beatson will take up his appointment on 29 April 2003.

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Celebrating Dirac

19 Jul 2002

Paul Dirac (1902-1984) was among the great theoretical physicists of the 20th century. This year marks the centenary of his birth and mathematicians from around the world will be in Cambridge this weekend to celebrate his life and work.

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Can the past inform the present?

15 May 2002

Today's policy-makers should take a more long-term perspective on contemporary issues. This is the premise behind History and Policy, a new initiative by the University of Cambridge History Faculty and the Institute of Contemporary British History at the Institute of Historical Research.

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New Master for Trinity Hall

14 Dec 1999

A new Master will be taking over at Trinity Hall. Professor Peter Frederick Clarke, M.A., Ph.D., Litt.D., F.B.A., has been chosen by the Fellows to replace Sir John Lyons when he retires in September 2000 after fifteen years as Master.

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