College Events – 23-04-2019 to 03-05-2019


Dear all

Full Term starts today, and we warmly welcome back all college members.
College events over the next two weeks.
See www.hughes.cam.ac.uk/hhevents/list/ for further details of the following:

Undergraduate Easter Term Social

April 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Peter Richards Room

Undergraduates are invited to mark the start of Easter Term by meeting up with each other and college academics over informal drinks. Senior Members are welcome to join DOS and Mentors at this event. Find out more »

A Business Consultant as a Global Health Worker

April 26 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Pavilion Room

Join Tania Zulu Holt, a Partner at McKinsey, for an insight into healthcare work across Africa. Hear how it is possible to work for the private sector while making an impact in solving the pressing issues in global health. Find out more »

From Atoms to the CosmosThe Irish Tradition of the Divisions of Time in the Early Middle Ages

April 29 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
Pavilion Room

Hughes Hall in conjunction with the Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic invites you to the nineteenth Kathleen Hughes Memorial Lecture to be given by Dr Jacopo Bisagni, Discipline of Classics, National University of Ireland, Galway. Find out more »

Global Health for All

April 30 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Pavilion Room

All are welcome to participate in this seminar, aimed at developing the Global Health theme and series of seminars at Hughes Hall, and exploring different aspects of Global Health and its translation into practice.  Find out more »

OFSTED: Understanding school inspections

May 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Peter Richards Room

What is it like when OFSTED come into school? How do OFSTED carry out their inspections? What sort of practice does OFSTED value? OFSTED is the organisation for school inspections in the UK, and all teachers will have experience of an inspection visit during their careers. This event provides an overview of OFSTED inspections from different perspectives, giving those within the field of education key insights into school inspections. Speakers include: Michael Brockett, a former Schools Inspector and HH alumnus… Find out more »

Revision and Exam Skills Workshop

May 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Peter Richards Room

The last in our series of workshops supporting students’ academic development will focus on revision and exam skills. This workshop will look at ways to prepare efficiently and effectively in the run-up to exams, working on various aspects of the revision process all the way through to the exams themselves. Topics to be looked at will include: Organising a revision plan, Identifying areas to concentrate on, ‘Reading’ an exam paper, Time management both inside and outside the exam hall. Find out more »

Also to note:
23 Apr: Formal Hall
26 Apr: Formal Hall (Handover Hall)
27 Apr: Congregation
30 Apr: Sports & Societies Dinner
3 May: Formal Hall

See www.hughes.cam.ac.uk/hhevents/list/ for listings of college led events.
MCR calendar: https://mcr.hughes.cam.ac.uk/calendar/

Best wishes
Alison

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Alison Nicholson, 01223 746367

Hughes Hall, Cambridge CB1 2EW