• Jane Kingsbury, photographed by Alun Callender

    Pulling together - a history of women's rowing in Cambridge

    This year, the Women's Boat Race will at last take place on the same course as the men's contest and with equal funding. It's the culmination of a long battle for...

  • Valetta Harbour, Malta
    Travel
    6 July 2015 to 12 July 2015

    Malta and Gozo

    Experience a privileged introduction led by Cambridge archaeologist, Dr Simon Stoddart, whose research has shed new light on Malta’s 5500-year history.

  • BNY Mellon Boat Race and Newton Women's Boat Race banner - 11 April 2015
    Event
    11 April 2015 - 4.30pm to 6.45pm

    Boat Races 2015

    2015 is an even more exciting year for the historic Varsity contest as the women's crews join the men's on the Tideway.

  • Boat Races

    March 2015 e-newsletter

    This month’s bulletin connects you with the University and alumni community through news, events and research.

News

This year, the Women's Boat Race will at last take place on the same course as the men's contest and with equal funding. It's the culmination of a long battle for equality, writes William Ham Bevan

New research harnessing fragmentary fossils suggests our genus has come in different shapes and sizes since its origins over two million years ago, and adds weight to the idea that humans began to colonise Eurasia while still small and lightweight.

New research provides revelations about the most energetic event in the universe — the merging of two spinning, orbiting black holes into a much larger black hole.

Forthcoming events

St John's choir - photograph by Ben Wright
Monday, 30 March 2015 - 7.30pm HKT

Hear the sublime choir perform in Hong Kong.

Card picture
Tuesday, 31 March 2015 - 2.00pm to 5.30pm BST

The Cambridge Group won in 2014 and we hope to achieve the same result in 2015.

Penang Port
Friday, 3 April 2015 - 7.00pm MYT

The Oxford and Cambridge Society of Penang and North Malaysia are delighted to welcome Professor Stephen Oppenheimer for a talk on "Mainland Southeast Asian Ancestors: more indigineous or immigrant"

Alumni Groups

Alumni Groups map

With over 440 volunteer-led alumni groups around the world, find one near you using our online group directory. Search on the map, or by location, interest or College.

Travel

Fascinating destinations, congenial companions and expert insights. Visit the travel page to find out more.