• Roger Mosey and Yoyo

    May 2016 e-newsletter

    This month’s news and research from the University and alumni community: dogs, planets, rankings and thunder dragons.

  • The CAMCard - bicycle design - issued from June 2015


    The CAMCard is issued free to all alumni who have matriculated and studied at Cambridge, instantly identifying you as a member of the University.

  • Kazbegi
    7 September 2016 to 22 September 2016

    Ancient Routes of the Caucasus

    From the legend of the Golden Fleece to the stories of ancient Ararat, Georgia and Armenia share turbulent histories, extraordinary cultural traditions and...

  • JSTOR logo

    JSTOR access

    In partnership with the University Library we are delighted to offer alumni access to the JSTOR digital library of academic journals.

  • University Library 600 years logo
    11 March 2016 to 30 September 2016

    Lines of Thought

    Delve into the University Library's incredible role in the evolution of human thought at this extraordinary exhibition celebrating the 600th anniversary of the UL....


The ‘life’ of democracy – from its roots in ancient Athens to today’s perverted and ‘creeping, crypto-oligarchies’ – is the subject of a newly-published book by eminent Cambridge classicist Paul Cartledge.
Regional diversity in dialect words and pronunciations could be diminishing as much of England falls more in line with how English is spoken in London and the south-east, according to the first results from a free app developed by Cambridge researchers.
Latest research shows subordinate meerkat siblings grow competitively, boosting their chance of becoming a dominant breeder when a vacancy opens up by making sure that younger siblings don’t outgrow them.

Forthcoming events

Physical Map of Europe
Friday, 27 May 2016

Join the Cambridge Society of Edinburgh for their annual dinner.

Hong Kong
Friday, 27 May 2016 - 7.00pm HKT

Enjoy the atmosphere of a May week in Hong Kong.

European Parliament Strasbourg Hemicycle
Friday, 27 May 2016 - 6.00pm CEST

Join a discussion with alumni in Düsseldorf on Britain's potential exit from the European Union.

Alumni Groups

Alumni Groups map

With over 450 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.


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