• February 2015 e-newsletter

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

  • Two alumni dining at a University of Cambridge event

    International hospitality

    If you are travelling to an unfamiliar area and would like advice and assistance from someone with local knowledge, why not contact the nearest Alumni Group?

  • 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.

  • Cambridge Judge Business Briefings 2014-2015 over lecturer photograph
    Event
    3 March 2015 - 6.30pm to 4 March 2015 - 8.30pm

    CJBS Business Briefing: Learning from Experience

    In this Business Briefing, Dr Kishore Sengupta will show how flawed mechanisms of experiential learning systematically affect decision making by managers as well as...

  • Scottish borders house
    Travel
    15 July 2015 to 21 July 2015

    Scottish Borders

    The rolling, and sometimes dramatic, scenery of the Scottish Borders provides a glorious backdrop for some of Scotland’s finest castles, monastic ruins and country...

News

The University of Cambridge hosted 'Nehru and Today’s India', a major international symposium, in New Delhi last week to assess and mark the legacy of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, India’s first Prime Minister and Cambridge alumnus, in the year of his 125th birth anniversary.

As Eddie Redmayne brings home an Academy Award for his portrayal of Stephen Hawking in the film Theory of Everything we've started to check the shelves for other Oscars won by Cambridge Alumni.

The Stand #UpForSchool petition calls for governments to "ensure all out-of-school children gain their right to education before the end of 2015".

Forthcoming events

Polinators illustration
Saturday, 7 February 2015 to Sunday, 22 March 2015

Enjoy the Botanic Garden's glasshouses at this year's Orchid Festival and discover some unique relationships between plants and their pollinators.

White wine glass with city view
Tuesday, 3 March 2015 - 6.00pm CET

Join the Oxford and Cambridge Society of Zurich for an evening networking event with alumni of Leading Universities.

Cambridge Judge Business Briefings 2014-2015 over lecturer photograph
Tuesday, 3 March 2015 - 6.30pm GMT to Wednesday, 4 March 2015 - 8.30pm GMT

In this Business Briefing, Dr Kishore Sengupta will show how flawed mechanisms of experiential learning systematically affect decision making by managers as well as the outcomes of decisions.

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.