Colleges Events – Week commencing 2019-02-11


Dear all

College events over the next two weeks.
See www.hughes.cam.ac.uk/hhevents/list/ for further details of the following:

Women in Science Research Showcase

February 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Peter Richards Room

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Join us in celebrating ‘International Day of Women and Girls in Science’. Five distinguished women scientists, from a variety of fields, will talk about their research and their path into science. Speakers include: Prof Margaret Stanley, Emeritus Professor of Epithelial Biology, University of Cambridge, Dr Amanda Sferruzzi-Perri, University Lecturer in Physiology, Lister Institute Fellow, Ms Parthena Exizidou, Engineer, British Antarctic Survey. This event is being organised by Hughes Hall Postdoctoral Researchers’ Group in collaboration with the Society…
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Organised Chaos Jazz Quartet

February 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Pavilion Room

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We are delighted to be welcoming back Martin Kemp’s ‘Organised Chaos’ Jazz Quartet. Expect an attractive and highly varied repertoire of jazz standards, including Duke Ellington, Cole Porter, Jobim et al. Be prepared for surprises! Interesting ‘out of the way’ material which looks promising such as the Threepenny Opera, the Agincourt Carol, Piazzolla Tangos, John Dowland, Elvis Costello and Wayne Shorter often finds its way into the repertoire. The musicians are: Martin Kemp – tenor sax clarinet and bass clarinet…
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Schools Led Improvement Partnerships: A New Alternative

February 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Peter Richards Room

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In the past ten years the state education schools landscape in England has transformed into a diverse mix of Academies, Community Schools, Free Schools and Faith Schools. With as many different improvement models. Pete Dudley (City Fellow for Education) will tell the story of the evolution of Camden Learning a not for profit schools owned improvement partnership consisting of the full diversity of state schools and asks the question, ‘Does this pose a new alternative for the future?’ All those…
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Translation Squared – Exploring Translation Across Contexts

February 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Peter Richards Room

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How do researchers translate academic work into practice-facing work? What are the key aspects of language and cultural translation in an academic context? How do researchers and translators work together to produce material for global contexts? Come and find out more about the interdisciplinary elements of translation, where work is translated between languages and cultures but also from the academic- to practice-facing. This enlightening evening is led by Laura Kerslake and Sarah Rimmington who will discuss these elements of translation…
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MCR CALENDAR: https://mcr.hughes.cam.ac.uk/calendar/

Also to note:

12 Feb: Formal Hall (Halfway Hall)
15 Feb: Charnley Law Dinner
19 Feb: Formal Hall (LGBT+)
22 Feb: Formal Hall (Linacre guest night)

Best wishes
Alison

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Alison Nicholson, 01223 746367

Hughes Hall, Cambridge CB1 2EW