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30 April, 2013 - 13:46
Professor Bruce Berman, Visiting Fellow of Wolfson College, will give the give the 2013 Smuts Memorial Fund Lecture on the topic of
30 April, 2013 - 13:39
We’re running an online survey to find out what you think about the College Library. We want to make sure that we are providing the service, facilities and environment you need, and we can’t do this without your feedback! As a thankyou we’re offering all those who complete the survey the chance to win a £50 Amazon voucher. Please visit the following link to access the survey: http://tinyurl.com/leelibrarysurvey
30 April, 2013 - 11:13
Tilman Lesch, Wolfson PhD student in Psychiatry, along with MBA student colleagues, recently helped launch CUTEC's Ideas Meet Business, a platform that connects budding start-up founders to current MBA students from Judge Business School, providing an opportunity to discuss business ideas and seek valuable advice at any stage of their venture.
25 April, 2013 - 13:25
There will be no staff in the Library from 12.45pm this Friday afternoon (26 April). The Librarian will return at 8.30am on Monday (29 April). Apologies for any inconvenience caused!
24 April, 2013 - 12:44
Every Tuesday during Easter Term the University Library will be hosting a drop-in session (full details here) for students needing help and advice with dissertation writing. The sessions, which form part of the UL's Research Skills Programme, will be held in the North Reading Room (just off the Catalogue Hall) from 11.00am-12.30pm.
24 April, 2013 - 10:51
Please join us for Wolfson Research Event 2013 on Friday 3 May, 14:30-19:00 in the Lee Hall, Wolfson College. This year’s keynote speaker is the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge, Professor Leszek Borysiewicz! The day will include a talk by Wolfson College President Professor Sir Richard Evans, as well as talks and poster presentations by Wolfson sStudents, JRFs and Fellows. We will also be joined by members of Wolfson’s sister college at Oxford, St Antony’s.
23 April, 2013 - 09:33
From TODAY (Tuesday 23rd April, the start of full term) desk reservations in the Reading Room and SDWR will be valid for 4 hours only. So, if you are going to be away from the desk for more than 4 hours you need to take your belongings with you and leave the desk free for somebody else to use. This will help to ensure that our limited working space is maximised, for the benefit of all those who wish to study here during the busiest term of the year. Many thanks for your cooperation!
18 April, 2013 - 08:01
The College Library will be unstaffed all day on Thursday and Friday (18-19 April), and over the weekend (as usual). The Librarian returns from leave on Monday 22 April.
16 April, 2013 - 09:26
Work will be carried out on the blinds in the Computer Room and SDWR during the afternoon of Wednesday 17 April. Both rooms will remain open whilst the work is done, but there will inevitably be some noise and disruption. Apologies for any inconvenience caused and thanks in advance for your patience.
16 April, 2013 - 08:57
During the past 12 months, we have been making a film which captures a year in the life of Wolfson College. Through its alumni, students, Fellows and staff, ‘Ring True’ tells the story of our foundation and history, and of those who have built the College to what it is today: the largest Cambridge College for mature undergraduates and graduate students, growing from one building and six students at its in
28 March, 2013 - 15:41
'Banish sorrow, banish care' - thus begins one of the glorious choruses in Henry Purcell's opera Dido and Aeneas, which tells of the doomed love between Dido, Queen of Carthage and the Trojan Prince Aeneas.
27 March, 2013 - 16:54
The Librarian will be on leave over the long Easter weekend (Friday 29 March - Monday 1 April, inclusive), so there will be no staff in the Library from 4.00pm on Thursday 28 March until the Librarian returns at 8.30am on Tuesday 2 April. Apologies for any inconvenience caused!
27 March, 2013 - 09:13
The Librarian is on a training course this morning. She will be back in her office from 2.00pm. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
22 March, 2013 - 18:18
There will be no staff in the Library on Monday 25 March. The Librarian will return at 8.30am on Tuesday 26 March. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.