Stephen Hawking - live webcast today

08 Jan 2002

Today (11 January 2001) at 4.30pm a speech by Professor Stephen Hawking will be broadcast live on the BBC website. Professor Hawking will be speaking to an audience of distinguished academics from across the world who have gathered in Cambridge to celebrate his 60th birthday.

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New Year's Honours

03 Jan 2002

Professor Gabriel Horn, Emeritus Professor of Zoology and former Master of Sidney Sussex College, received a Knighthood in the New Year's Honours list for 2002, for services to neurobiology and the advancement of scientific research.

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From wind power to wobbly bridges

20 Dec 2001

In the first week of January the Engineering Department will be presenting a series of Holiday Lectures on a range of engineering topics, specifically aimed at young people aged from 10 to 18. All are welcome, especially families.

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Christmas carol service for staff

17 Dec 2001

This Christmas the University is holding a carol service for staff at 3.30pm on Wednesday 19 December. The service will take place at Great St Mary's, The University Church, which is at the north end of King's Parade, facing the University's Senate House and overlooking the Market Square.

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Varsity blues for Cambridge

12 Dec 2001

It was a disappointing day for Cambridge yesterday (11 December 2001) as the 120th annual Varsity match ended in Oxford gaining its third successive win.

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Pressing Flesh

11 Dec 2001

A hint of modernity has crept in amongst the ancient figures in the Museum of Classical Archaeology.

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Nobel centenary

10 Dec 2001

Some of the world's greatest minds are gathering this week in Sweden to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Nobel Prize.

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Bill Gates meets the Scholars

07 Dec 2001

Bill Gates, Chairman of Microsoft, visited the University last week on Friday, 7 December 2001 to meet the young people who are benefiting from the new scholarship programme established by his charity, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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