Every year, 200,000 young people participate in access initiatives run by the University and the Colleges.
A couple who met at Downing as undergraduates are supporting their College’s outreach work in the South West of England.
A group of intrepid fifteen-year-olds recently visited the University’s Centre for Mathematical Sciences as part of a high-octane HE getaway.
120 fifteen-year-olds from schools across the UK recently took over a chemistry lab at Cambridge to conduct university level experiments and explore their interest in the subject.
“It’s a proper brain workout,” said one of the thirty-seven physics teachers enjoying three days of subject workshops, practical experiments and teaching observations.