- It's (bespoke) Gin o'Clock at Clare!
Clare's 2014 May Ball team have come up with a wonderful and unique way to celebrate our beautiful gardens... bespoke Clare College Gin, created from plants grown in our own gardens by the prestigious Cambridge Distillery
, the world's first and only 'Gin Tailor'.
- 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.....
- 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.
- 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.