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Pre-Inka elites and the social life of fragments — Dr Elizabeth DeMarrais on hunting for signs of pre-Inka elites

Objects unearthed in the Andes tell new stories of societies lacking hierarchical leadership in the time before the Inka Empire. 

Dr Bjarne Stroustrup wins the Faraday Medal

Dr Bjarne Stroustrup has been awarded the  Faraday Medal of the Institution of Engineering and Technology, the oldest engineering professional society in the world.

Churchill Fellow Tim Minshall appointed first Professor of Innovation

Dr Tim Minshall has been appointed as the inaugural Dr John C Taylor Professor of Innovation at the University of Cambridge, a new post that will build on the University’s strengths in science, engineering and entrepreneurship.

Early scholar success for historian Dr Conor O'Brien

Newton Gulbenkian Junior Research Fellow Dr Conor O’Brien has been awarded The Ecclesiastical History Society's President's Prize, for the best paper delivered to the Society by an early career scholar.

First recipient of new arts and humanities studentship reflects on his year at Churchill

Last year Churchill College' set up a new fully-funded MPhil studentship in the arts and humanities linked to the Churchill Archives Centre. The first holder of this studentship, Robert Littleton reflects on his research and his time here at Churchill.

Tom Dendooven to represent the University of Cambridge at Stockholm International Youth Science Seminar

Churchill postgraduate student Tom Dendooven(G16) has been selected as a representative of Cambridge University at Stockholm International Youth Science Seminar in December 2017.

Meet the energy leader of tomorrow: alumnus Faraz Ahmed

Alumnus Faraz Ahmad (Engineering U06) has been selected by the World Energy Council onto its exclusive Future Energy Leaders programme.

Professor Andrew Schofield to be awarded Royal Academy medal

Emeritus Fellow Professor Andrew Schofield FREng FRS will be awarded the Royal Academy of Engineering Sir Frank Whittle Medal in recognition of sustained achievement throughout his career.