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Lady Soames LG, DBE, 1922-2014

Churchill College is deeply saddened to learn of the death of the Lady Soames, an Honorary Fellow and daughter of our founder.

Dr Hannah Rowland appointed to a lectureship in Ecology and Evolution in the University Department of Zoology

Hannah’s research in behavioural ecology ranges from dietary decision making in songbirds to the evolution of prey defences and predator learning behaviour including when animals mimic the appearance of inanimate objects such as twigs and leaves.

Junior Research & Postdoctoral Fellowship awarded to Churchill student Matthew Grayson

Congratulations to Matthew Grayson, former undergraduate and current postgraduate student at Churchill, who has been awarded a stipendiary Junior Research Fellowship at Girton College and a Lindemann Trust postdoctoral fellowship.

Professor Sir David Wallace elected Vice-President of the Royal Society of Edinburgh

Professor Sir David Wallace CBE, FRS, FRSE has been elected Vice-President of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. Sir David studied at the University of Edinburgh for his PhD in Elementary Particle Theory under the supervision ...

Joseph Carberry

Staff and Senior Members will be saddened to learn of the death last weekend of Joseph Carberry, former Dining Hall Manager.

Dr Lisa Jardine-Wright co-directs Schools Physics Initiative

Dr Lisa Jardine-Wright is co-directing the new Cambridge-based Rutherford Schools Physics Project, which aims to bridge the gap in Physics education between GCSE and university.

50 Years Service: Graham Pledger

Graham came to the College as a Trainee Groundsman on 30th March 1964. He is the first member of staff to achieve fifty years' service.

Dr R Colin Campbell 1927—2014

We are sorry to report the death of Dr R Colin Campbell who died on 24 March 2014, at home, peacefully in his sleep.  Dr Campbell first came to the College in 1962 to teach ...