- Clare's Art Collection Revealed...
Three years ago Clare’s oil paintings were photographed and entered on the BBC’s Your Paintings website by the Public Catalogue Foundation as part of a nationwide project to show the national collection of oil paintings across the UK. The collection is made up of paintings from thousands of museums and other public institutions, including the Cambridge colleges!
- The EcoHouse Society builds at Clare!
Liz Schneider (2011) is in her third year reading architecture at Clare and is also the Communications Director of the student-led initiative that designs sustainable technologies to reduce urban poverty: The EcoHouse Society.
- Congratulations to Professor Paul Cartledge
Professor Paul Cartledge, who has been President of the Fellowship at Clare since 2011, and is Leventis Professor of Greek Culture in the Classics Faculty, has been awarded a Senior Research Fellowship for five years by the AG Leventis Foundation.
- CCMS Lent Concert: TONIGHT!
A reminder that the College Music Society's Lent Term concert takes place this evening at 7.30pm in West Road Concert Hall, featuring Beethoven, Britten and Tchaikovsky....
- Clare Through Time:A Medical Doctor
This month Clare Through Time investigates the death of William Butler who is considered to be one of Clare's most eccentric Fellows.....
- CCMS Lent Concert: 11 February 2014
The Clare Music Society are hard at work rehearsing for their big performance of the term at the West Road Concert Hall… Don't forget your ticket!
- Ahir Shah (2009) continues to tickle our funny bone!
Ahir Shah (2009) continues to entertain the world with his ingenious and witty stand-up routines, and if you are based in London, or close by, his show 'Anatomy' at the Soho Theatre is not to be missed.....
- Watch Online: 2014 Alumnus of the Year celebrated
Mohammed Amin’s (1969) election as Clare’s Alumnus of the Year 2014, was celebrated by his fellow members of the Conservative Muslim Forum Executive in November, with a private dinner hosted by Lord Sheikh. In an impromptu speech, Mr Amin reflected on the immense value of his time at Clare, and explained why he chooses to support the College as a donor today.
- Alumni in New Year Honours List
Congratulations to Clare alumni Professor Frances Kirwan and Mr John Doggart, who were honoured in the 2014 New Year Honours list.
- The Great Books Lecture Series returns next term!
You will be pleased to hear that the ‘Great Books’ lecture series will return next term! Last year we were treated to a wealth of fascinating lectures by College fellows, and next term is no different....
- Art as an Investment?
Melanie Gerlis (1993) has written, ‘Art as an investment? A survey of comparative assets’
which is due to be published in January by Lund Humphries.
- Clare College and Santander renew Partnership
Clare College, University of Cambridge today marked the renewal of a partnership with Santander, through its Santander Universities Global Division at a special ceremony held in the College, hosted by the College’s Bursar, Mr Paul Warren....
- Three Chevrons Red
'Three Chevrons Red: The Clares: A Marcher Dynasty in Wales, England and Ireland' by Paul R. Davis is an ideal Christmas present for anyone interested in the history of the Clare family.
- C3 perform at Ripon Cathedral
The Cambridge Chamber Consort will be performing at Ripon Cathedral on 2 November at 7.30pm for the commemoration of All Souls Day.
- 2013 Alumnus of the Year
Clare’s Alumnus of the Year 2013, Jon Lane OBE, will be coming to speak at College next Thursday, 2 May, hosted by the Master.
- Clare Music: Concert performance of Bach's 'St John Passion'
The Chapel Choir, together with celebrated classical musicians Nicholas Mulroy (1995) and Margaret Faultless (1980), will give a concert performance of J. S. Bach’s St John Passion
in the College Hall, on Tuesday 12 March. Tickets are on sale now.
- Clare Through Time: Trouble in Paradise
Clare College has connections with a number important historical figures, many of them famous but some also infamous. One such character is Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of England, Scotland and Ireland (1654-58).
- Nicholas Collon to conduct Wallace & Gromit Prom
On July 29 Nick Collon (2001) will lead the Aurora Orchestra in the first ever performance of My Concerto in Ee, Lad, at the BBC Proms debut of much-loved animated characters, Wallace and Gromit.