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Keep the Damned Women Out: Professor Nancy Malkiel on why some Colleges and Universities 'went mixed'

Exploring the decision in the 1960s and 70s by several Ivy League universities in the USA and colleges in Cambridge and Oxford to 'go mixed'.

Photos from the 2016 Association Weekend

The Association Weekend 2016 brought more of us together than ever to enjoy our cheaper dinner prices, an excellent buffet & wine-tasting, Cowan Court's formal opening and celebrations of literature, engineering and astronomy.

Professor Oliver Hart wins economics Nobel Prize

We are delighted to report that Oliver Hart,  Fellow in Economics at Churchill College from 1975–1981, has been jointly awarded the 2016 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences, along with Bengt Holmström of MIT for their work in the field of contracts. This is the 32nd Nobel prize awarded to a member of the College.

Cambridge prepares South Wales teenagers for success

Churchill's Widening Participation Officer — Dr Jonathan Padley, originally from Swansea, has just completed a week-long tour of South Wales to inspire 875 teenagers to enter top universities.

David Thouless wins Nobel Prize in Physics

Congratulations to former Fellow, David Thouless who is one of three British scientists awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 2016 for "theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter.” 

The ‘Greg and Rosie Lock Cambridge Bursaries’ to enable more Welsh state school pupils to study STEM subjects at Churchill

Greg Lock, an alumnus and lifelong rugby enthusiast from South Wales, has made a substantial donation to the College. He and his wife have endowed the ‘Greg and Rosie Lock Cambridge Bursaries’ to enable more Welsh state school pupils, boys and girls in equal number, to study STEM subjects at Churchill.

'Designing Churchill: 1959–2016’ architectural panel discussion

The architectural journey of college architecture was celebrated at a special panel discussion held in the Jock Colville Hall; ‘Designing Churchill: 1959-2016’ on Friday 23 September.