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Jeffrey Rubinoff, 1945–2017

The College was greatly saddened to learn of the death of Benefactor Fellow Jeffrey Rubinoff. Jeffrey was a Canadian sculptor and founder of the Jeffrey Rubinoff Sculpture Park on Hornby Island, British Columbia, where he lived and worked. 

By-Fellow Maylis Landeau wins the 2016 Corrsin-Kovasznay Outstanding Paper Award for Environmental and Applied Fluid Mechanics

Congratulations to Postdoctoral By-Fellow Maylis Landeau on winning the 2016 Corrsin-Kovasznay Outstanding Paper Award from the Johns Hopkins University Centre for Environmental and Applied Fluid Mechanics. 

'Psychological vaccine’ could help immunise public against ‘fake news’ on climate change

New research by Churchill Fellow Dr Sander van der Linden finds that misinformation on climate change can psychologically cancel out the influence of accurate statements. 

Churchill Fellow David Spiegelhalter on the danger of burnt toast

A new campaign is warning people that burning some food, such as toast, is a potential cancer risk. Here, the evidence for this claim is explored by David Spiegelhalter, Churchill Fellow and Professor of the Public Understanding of Risk at the new Winton Centre for Risk and Evidence Communication.

Porter Power: Churchill porters John & Mark raise over £4K for Cancer Research

Members of Churchill College have generously helped Porters John Jones and Mark Collier raise over £4000 for Cancer Research.

Churchill members in New Years Honors list 2017

TwoChurchillians have been honoured in the New Year Honours lists 2017.

Sir Anthony Barnes Atkinson, FBA, CBE 1944–2017

The College is saddened to announce the death of Fellow and alumnus Sir Anthony Barnes Atkinson, FBA, CBE (U63) on 1 January 2017 aged 73.

Churchill Postdoctoral By-Fellow Alexey Amunts wins prestigious Lennart Nilsson Award for scientific imaging

Churchill Postdoctural By-Fellow Alexey Amunts recognised for his contribution to the visualisation of fundamental biological structures using electron cryo-microscopy (cryo-EM).