Nathan Pitt, Lee Hall

Events

From seminars to salsa, we have a full diary of events

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Dr James Gazzard

Wolfson in Dubai

20/09/2019 at 18.00

Wolfson Fellow Dr James Gazzard will be visiting Dubai on Friday 20th September.

Alumni reunion 2018

2019 Alumni Reunion & Dinner

21/09/2019 at 11.00

A great weekend to visit Wolfson and reconnect with your fellow Alumni! This year, we will be celebrating the following matriculation years: 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009 and 2014.

Tszwai So

Tszwai So Emotional Architecture Lecture

21/09/2019 at 14.00

Join us as award-winning architect Tszwai So gives insight into his influences and designs. 

Professor Lloyd Peck

Wolfson in New Zealand

28/09/2019 at 12.00

Wolfson Fellow Professor Lloyd Peck will be visiting Wellington in New Zealand at the end of September and beginning of October, with a meetup event in Wellington in September. Current times and venue are To Be Confirmed. 

Saumarez Smith

The Transformation of the Museum

16/10/2019 at 18.00

This lecture will examine the long-term changes in the ways that museums have been designed, managed and built in the post-war period, with special reference to the speaker's experience of working in three national museums.

Solar panels in Rwanda

Lunchtime Seminar - The contradictions of the authoritarian developmental state: energy boom and bureaucratic autonomy in Rwanda

23/10/2019 at 13.00

This lecture demonstrates the significance of internal regime dynamics between politicians and bureaucrats as a factor explaining states’ ability to create functioning economic development.

Democracy by Ishant Mishra/Unsplash

How do democracies change?

23/10/2019 at 18.00

As psychotherapists say: How can we change without changing?

Benefactors' Dinner 2018

Commemoration of Benefactors' Dinner

07/11/2019 at 19.00

Wolfson College welcomes the members of our community who have supported the college through financial means at its annual dinner in recognition of their contributions. 

Picture of Silver Street Barbershop

Lunchtime Concert - Silver Street Barbershop Quartet

23/11/2019 at 13.30

Lunchtime Harmony with the Silver Street Barbershop Quartet

Tenor - Will O'Reilly
Lead - Jonno Goldstone (Wolfson alumnus!)
Baritone - Bowen Wang
Bass - Joel Nulsen

"Silver Street" barbershop quartet, formed in London in 2017, is made up of former members of the Fitz Barbershop group in Cambridge. They have all left Cambridge now but still love to sing. In May 2019 they finished in the top 6 of the first British Association of Barbershop Singers ("BABS") contest, and have high hopes for the future.
When not singing, the members of Silver Street spend their time as a healthcare data consultant, a trainee solicitor, a financial trader, and a computational biologist (in descending order of voice part!

Admission free with a retiring collection split between the performers and the Music Society (WCMS).

Cambridge by Sir Cam

Cambridge Transformed: Town and Gown in the Twentieth Century

28/11/2019 at 18.00

The lecture will discuss the radical changes that have taken place in the University and City since the mid-twentieth century

Professor Jane Clarke

Wolfson in South East Asia

01/12/2019 at 19.00

Wolfson College President Professor Jane Clarke will be visiting several locations in South East Asia in early December 2019. 

 

Wolfson Advent Carol Service at St Mark's Church

01/12/2019 at 19.00

Wolfson's Advent Carol Service led by the College Chaplains 
This atmospheric service is held in St Mark's Church, just a short walk from College.
With carols led by Wolfson College Choir, directed by Lynette Alcántara

With organist- Wayne Weaver

Wolfson Dining Hall

Institute for Manufacturing at Wolfson - talks and dinner

07/12/2019 at 15.00

An event hosted by Wolfson College on behalf of the Institute for Manufacturing (IfM). 

Wolfson Choir in Lee Hall

Michaelmas Term Concert

08/12/2019 at 19.30

Wolfson Michaelmas Term Concert
Wolfson College Choir and Chamber Singers
Conductor: Lyn Alcántara
 

Varsity Match Ball

Varsity Rugby Match

12/12/2019 at 10.00

The Varsity Match between Oxford and Cambridge will be taking place on 12th December at Twickenham Stadium. 

Festive Wolfson

Festive Drinks at Wolfson

17/12/2019 at 19.00

Come and join us for a festive celebration with other members of the Wolfson community! 

Wolfson in London attendees

Wolfson in London

17/01/2020 at 18.30

Join us for a celebration of the Wolfson community at the Oxford and Cambridge Club in London! 

Half Way Drinks 2018

Half Way Drinks

07/02/2020 at 18.00

A get-together for students to celebrate the half-way point through the year, and a time to hear about the plan for the 2020 May Ball.