- Stellar results for Clare's catering team
Once again, Clare's talented chefs and catering team have achieved stellar results in the biannual University of Cambridge Culinary Competition - winning multiple awards and gold medals, including 'Best in Show' and the prestigious Stewards' Cup (awarded jointly to Clare and Emmanuel).
- New Photos: ThamesRow launch!
Anton Wright's latest project which will take a group of young pupils from the Parkside Federation school along the length of the Thames in a rowing boat is up and running!
- Alumnus of the Year 2015: Natalie Roberts
We are thrilled that Dr Natalie Roberts accepted her nomination to be the 2015 Alumnus of the Year! On 9 February Natalie came to Clare to speak at Halfway Hall and accept her award....
- Sir David Watson (1968)
We are saddened to report that Clare alumnus, Sir David Watson (1968), the eminent professor of higher education and principal of Green Templeton College, Oxford has died aged 65.
- Chris Holmes CBE
Mr Chris Holmes CBE (1961), the former director of the charity Shelter has died aged 72.
- What lies beneath....
Today, archaeological trenches were dug to discover more about the original medieval college building. Little is known about the physical form of the original structure, and these excavations will guide our architects in their plans and designs for Old Court.
- Come and sing at Clare!
All Clare members are warmly invited to come along to College on Saturday 24 January 2015, and sing some Great British Music with Clare College Music Society and members of Clare College Choir, lead by Graham Ross (Director of Music).
- 2014 Clare Distinguished Lecture in Economics & Public Policy 2014
Clare College is pleased to be hosting its eighth Distinguished Lecture in Economics & Public Policy, which takes place on Wednesday 3 December at 5.30pm in the Riley Auditorium. This year, the Speaker is Professor Raghuram Rajan, who since 2013 has been the Governor of the Reserve Bank of India.
- Meet…Suba Das (2002)
Ideas Tap, a charity working to create opportunities for young people in the arts, profiles Clare College alumnus Suba Das (2002). Find out more about his work as Associate Director at Leicester’s Curve Theatre here…
- Revd Dr Jamie Hawkey appointed as new Dean
We are pleased to announce that the Revd Dr Jamie Hawkey will be the next Dean of Clare and Director of Studies in Theology, from September 2015. He will succeed the Revd Dr Gregory Seach who is leaving to take up the post of Warden of Wollaston College in Western Australia.
- 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'.
- 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.