College Events


Dear all
Full term may have ended, but there is still plenty going on at College over the next two weeks.

Tues 4 Dec, 18.00 – 19.00
STRADIVARI TRUST CONCERT SERIES
The renowned Albanian violinist Alda Dizdari plays a programme of Elgar, Enescu and Ravel accompanied by pianist Tom Blach.
Drinks to follow concert. RSVP: Kate Flannery Lee on 01223353070 or instrument.schemes@googlemail.com
More info and sign up here

Wed 5 Dec, 19.00 – 21.00
THE THEORY AND PRACTICE OF TEACHING THINKING
Senior member Rupert Wegerif and PhD student Laura Kerslake explore the relationship between teaching thinking and dialogic teaching, showing how theory and research can have real impact on classroom practice.
Followed by a Christmas themed buffet.
Education subject area event, but open to all with an interest. More info and sign up here

Mon 10 Dec, 20.00 – 21.00
CHRISTMAS CONCERT
A fun, informal Christmas concert led by Hughes Hall students, featuring carols with the Hughes Hall choir, the Nutcracker Suite (piano duet), jazz Christmas standards and other instrumental works.
Open to all. No charge/no need to book.

Also to note:
4 Dec: Formal Hall (Christmas & Mat Dinner MSt)
6 Dec: Varsity Rugby
7 Dec: Formal Hall (Christmas)
11 Dec: London Hughesian Christmas Drinks
12 Dec: Fellows’ Christmas Dinner

2018 THREE MINUTE THESIS (3MT®) COMPETITION
The Hughes Hall 3MT competition (28 Feb, 18.30 – 21.00) is a unique opportunity for research students of all stages to explain the significance of their research to a broad audience, all in only 3 minutes. “… do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few” (Pythagoras of Samos, 582 BC – c. 496 BC).
Registration of interest/applications opens from 26 Nov – 14 Jan, sign up here

For college activities
– COLLEGE CALENDAR: www.hughes.cam.ac.uk/about-us/college-calendar/
– NEWS & EVENTS: www.hughes.cam.ac.uk/hhevents/list/
– MCR EVENTS: https://mcr.hughes.cam.ac.uk/calendar/

Best wishes
Alison
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Alison Nicholson, 01223 746367
Hughes Hall, Cambridge CB1 2EW