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Dr Elizabeth DeMarrais awarded a Pilkington Prize for excellence in teaching

Churchill Fellow Dr Elizabeth DeMarrais was one of thirteen inspirational academics honoured for the outstanding quality and approach to their teaching in the 22nd annual Pilkington Prizes, which honour excellence in teaching across the collegiate University.

Margaret Thatcher's personal papers to be held at the Churchill Archives Centre

Arts Council England announces the acceptance of papers from the estate of former Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher, which will be housed at the Churchill Archives Centre alongside the Thatcher Papers collection.

Dr Alecia Carter's six year study shows baboons associate by phenotype

Latest research shows that, within large troops, baboons spend more time grooming those with similar dominance rank and boldness to themselves. Preferring such grooming partners may prevent new skills and knowledge being transmitted around the wider troop, say researchers

Professor Dame Carol Robinson honoured in the L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Awards

Professor Dame Carol Robinson has been named the 2015 European Laureate in this year's L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Awards for creating a revolutionary method for studying how proteins function and establishing a whole new scientific field: gas phase structural biology.

International Women's Day: How to be a male feminist?

To celebrate International Women's Day, Chair of the Alumni Association Rosie Johnston, contemplates male feminism

Churchill's Master announced as British Science Association President-Elect

The British Science Association (BSA) has today announced that Professor Dame Athene Donald is to be its next President. Athene will take up the role, succeeding current BSA President Sir Paul Nurse, in September.

Human Rights Day: Media in Exile — Fighting back against authoritarian regimes

The last in our Orange your Neighbourhood series. To mark  Human Rights Day alumnus Celia Davies — Fundraising & Strategy Manager at Azerbaijan’s only surviving independent reporting network, discusses the control and suppression of the media by the authoritarian governments.

Orange your Neigbourhood: Defining & Defeating Domestic Violence

Churchill student Maud McCaffrey reflects on recent changes to UK domestic violence laws & asks is it enough? The second in our series supporting the UN's Orange your Neighbourhood campaign to raise awareness of gender-based violence.