Bredon House

Wolfson Media Collection

The Wolfson Media Collection brings together recordings of all webinars hosted in the virtual Easter term 2020. It features talks from the Green, Humanities, and Science Societies, as well as other webinar series.

Bredon House
      Green Society 

28 May 2020
How COVID-19 Changes the Way Protected Areas Impact Local Communities
by Dr Nikoleta Jones, Principal Research Associate, Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge

14 May 2020
Crossing Borders - W. H. Hudson and the Pioneers of Conservation
by Conor Jameson, professional conservationist and author

30 April 2020
The Changing Arctic, its Challenges and Global Impact
by Marie-Anne Coninsx, Wolfson Alumna and former Ambassador EU Ambassador at Large to the Arctic


     Humanities Society

2 June 2020
Rethinking the Emergence of the English
by Professor Susan Oosthuizen, Emeritus Professor of Medieval Archaeology, University of Cambridge; Emeritus Fellow, Wolfson College

26 May 2020
'The Invisible Enemy': Fighting Plague in Renaissance Italy
by Professor John Henderson, Department of History, Classics and Archaeology at Birkbeck University of London and Emeritus Fellow, Wolfson College

12 May 2020
Whose Bled? Music, Sound and Public Spaces in (Post-)Colonial Algeria
by Dr Stephen Wilford, Research Associate at the Faculty of Music, University of Cambridge and Junior Research Fellow, Wolfson College


  Science Society

12 June 2020
Sustainability, Welfare, and Political Change
by Professor Donald M. Broom, Emeritus Professor of Animal Welfare, Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge

5 June 2020
Why Can't I Get Rid of This Belief?
by Dr Anabela Pinto, Research Associate, Wolfson College

29 May 2020

Working in Research Through the COVID-19 Crisis
by Professor Gordon Dougan, Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge and Fellow at Wolfson College

15 May 2020
How to Breed Better Politicians
by Dr Joel Peck, Department of Genetics, University of Cambridge


Wolfson (Ancient) Warfare Wednesdays

24 June 2020
Greek Warfare and Economics
by Dr Manu Dal Borgo, British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow, Faculty of Classics, University of Cambridge

17 June 2020
Greek Warfare and Video Games
by Dr Joshua Hall, Linn-Benton Community College, Albany, OR

10 June 2020
Greek Warfare and Psychology
by Dr Owen Rees, Associate Lecturer in Ancient History, Manchester Metropolitan University



What's on

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STEM Admissions Clinic

06/07/2020 at 10.00

This event is part of the Cambridge Undergraduate Open Days

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Medicine and Veterinary Medicine Admissions Clinic

07/07/2020 at 10.00

This event is part of the Cambridge Undergraduate Open Days

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Wolfson (Ancient) Warfare Wednesday - Greek Warfare and Mythology

08/07/2020 at 18.00

This webinar series showcases the latest developments in the field of ancient Greek warfare, providing weekly talks by experts focusing on the major areas of interest in recent scholarship. Register here.

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Arts and Humanities Admissions Clinic

10/07/2020 at 10.00

This event is part of the Cambridge Undergraduate Open Day

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Wolfson College Sustainability & Conservation Research Hub

10/07/2020 at 13.00

Wolfson invites you to join the first gathering of our community with interests, professional and amateur, in Sustainability and Conservation. All are welcome to this new Hub!