- Clare woman elected President of CUWBC
Clare graduate student Esther Momcilovic (PhD History & Philosophy of Science) was elected President of Cambridge University Women's Boat Club this week. Many congratulations!
- Clare Through Time: Raymond and Agnes
This month’s ‘Clare Through Time’ looks at the May 1966 production of the opera Raymond and Agnes performed at the Cambridge Arts Theatre...
- Clare Annual Fund 2013: A record-breaking year!
On behalf of the Master and the entire Clare community, we would like say a heartfelt "Thank You!" to all our alumni who have given or pledged a donation to this year's Annual Fund Campaign. Together you have raised a fantastic £370,000!
- 'The Secret of Life!': 60th Anniversary
Dr James Watson (1951, Hon Fellow) returned to Cambridge on Thursday 25 April to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the publication of a paper by himself and Francis Crick, outlining their discovery of DNA.
- 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.
- Professor Philip Ford 1949 - 2013
It is with great sadness that we report the death of MML Director of Studies, Professor Philip Ford. Philip passed away in the early hours on Monday 8 April, with his family beside him. He had been DoS for MML at Clare since the early 1980's, and was a much loved and respected man.
- Attenborough launches Cambridge conservation hub
Sir David Attenborough (1945, Hon Fellow) spoke at the launch of the Cambridge Conservation Campus on Tuesday 2 April, declaring the initiative "crucially important" to the protection of the natural world in the future.
- Clare Through Time: College Silver
This month sees the biannual exhibition of the College silver in the Great Hall, curated by Dr. Peter Knewstubb. As such it seemed appropriate to write about the College silver in this month's Clare Through Time....
- Clare celebrates St David’s Day!
St David’s Day was celebrated in College with a Welsh-themed talk in the Fellows’ Library for students, Fellows and staff given by Dr Fiona Edmonds, Director of Studies in Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic, Lecturer in Celtic History, and Clare’s Fellows’ Librarian.
- Dr Douglas Hedley to lecture at Heythrop College
Dr Douglas Hedley, Reader in Hermeneutics and Metaphysics, Fellow of Clare, will be speaking on 'Image and Imagination' at the Centre for Philosophy of Religion Lecture Series hosted by Heythrop College, University of London, on Tuesday, 5 March at 5pm.
- 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.