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10 July, 2012 - 09:12
The Revd Eileen Harrop has become the first woman from South East Asia to become a Church of England ordained minister.
2 July, 2012 - 10:22
The Leverhulme Trust has awarded a £1.6m grant to Professor Sir Richard Evans, Professor John Naughton and Dr David Runciman of Trinity Hall for a five-year study of "Conspiracy and Democracy: History, Political Theory and Internet Research".
21 June, 2012 - 13:57
Dilip D'Souza, the Indian writer and journalist who was a Wolfson Press Fellow in 2001, has been awarded the Newsweek & The Daily Beast-Open Hands Prize for Commentary in South Asia. The prize is for South Asian journalists and writers covering the region "to celebrate and nurture raw talent and find fresh voices".
16 June, 2012 - 07:10
Wolfson College is delighted to announce that Professor Richard J Evans FBA has been awarded a Knighthood in recognition of his Service to Scholarship.
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13 June, 2012 - 14:52
Michael Slater's talk on Dickens and Shakespeare was recorded and is now available online, along with previous lectures. This is the fifth lecture in the series endowed by Dr Lee Seng Tee on the occasion of the College's 40th anniversary in 2005.
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12 June, 2012 - 15:33
Don't forget that all books on loan from the Lee Library are due for return before midnight on Wednesday 13th June. Please bring your books back without delay! For those of you who are continuing next year, summer loans will be available from 10am on Thursday 14th June. Contact Jenny or Laurence (email@example.com) if you have any concerns.
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28 May, 2012 - 15:52
Professor Richard J Evans, FBA was delighted to hear he will be awarded the degree of Doctor of Literature honoris causa at the University of London's Foundation Day Ceremony on 28 November 2012.
24 May, 2012 - 15:35
International academic accolades are nothing new to Lee J Yao. The Joseph A.
16 May, 2012 - 12:53
Professor Geoffrey Khan FBA has been elected Regius Professor of Hebrew with effect from 1 October 2012. A Fellow of Wolfson since 1994, Geoffrey is Professor of Semitic Philology, and Chair of the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.
14 May, 2012 - 13:53
The new edition of Ring True is out now! Ring True is the Wolfson College Newsletter; an informal journal which aims to keep all members informed about different aspects of College life.
10 May, 2012 - 12:23
Don't forget that you can view, save and print exam papers from the last four years (2008-2011) on the Cambridge University Library Exam Question Website. Use your Raven user-id and password to log in to the site.
30 April, 2012 - 16:19
Last year we launched a website project with two major aims: to re-design the website and to introduce a user-friendly Content Management System (CMS). Since the website is so crucial to attracting new students and visiting academics, we wanted to give it a new more contemporary appearance – a process we will probably need to repeat every few years to ensure it stays fresh. We also wanted to spread the load when it comes to updating information, and make it a quicker and easier process with a more intuitive CMS.
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23 April, 2012 - 10:00
Wolfson Fellow Professor Gordon Dougan FMedSci FRS has been elected to a Fellowship of The Royal Society. Principal Research Scientist and Head of Pathogens at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Gordon Dougan is distinguished through his investigations into how bacteria interact with and stimulate the mucosal surfaces of the body during infection.
23 April, 2012 - 09:00
If you are thinking of using the Lee Library comb binding service this term please submit your document(s) for binding at least one day in advance of your deadline! The demand for the service is likely to be high during the Easter term, which is always a busy time in the library. The Librarian cannot guarantee that requests for on-the-spot or same day binding will be met, so please bear this in mind as you make plans for meeting your deadlines.
17 April, 2012 - 09:00
All books borrowed for the vacation are due back by midnight on Monday 23 April. Please renew or return your loans without delay! You can renew online up to 3 times (via your library account, accessible from LibrarySearch or Newton), by email to library @wolfson.cam.ac.uk, or in person by asking the Librarian or Library Assistant. From Tuesday 17 April all new loans and renewals will be issued for the standard loan period (4 weeks; 1 week for economics books).