College Events – 29-04-2019 to 11-05-2019

Dear all

College events over the next two weeks.
See for further details of the following:

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 »

‘Owls and Ice Cream Cones’ Family Party

May 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Pavilion Room

Join us for a very special event, open to all college members (and their friends/families) which will start with a visit from The Raptor Foundation, who will be bringing to Hughes a selection of birds of prey (hopefully including an owl). The visit will offer a chance to get up close to the raptors, handle them and ask questions. The visit will also include a flying display. Brunch will follow in the Dining Hall … Find out more »

Also to note:
30 Apr: Sports & Societies Dinner
3 May: Formal Hall
7 May: Formal Hall
10 May: Commemoration Dinner

See for listings of college led events.
MCR calendar:

Best wishes

Alison Nicholson, 01223 746367

Hughes Hall, Cambridge CB1 2EW


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