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Professor Julia King appointed to House of Lords

The College is delighted that Professor Julia King DBE, CBE, FREng is one of four new non-party-political peers recommended by the House of Lords Appointments Commission.  

UNESCO Memory of the World register

It's official: the Churchill Papers make the UNESCO Memory of the World register

Dr Alexey Amunts recognised for revolutionary work in the field of molecular biology

Congratulations to Postdoctoral By-Fellow Alexey Amunts, who has been awarded the 2015 George Palade Award by the Microscopy Society of America for distinguished contributions to the field of microscopy and microanalysis in the life sciences. 

Postcards from the field

While some of us may spend the summer relaxing on beaches or sightseeing in new cities, many of Churchill's Fellows have been busy using the time off from teaching to pursue their research with some taking vital research trips to far flung corners of the globe. 

Cowan Court build update

The timber frame of Cowan Court is now going up rapidly with the rather odd site of the plastic wrapped pre-fabricated bathroom pods inserted in each floor as each level is reached.  

Churchill's new boathouse to open in Easter Term

After 50 years in use, the Combined Colleges Boathouse (Churchill College, Kings College, Selwyn College and the Leys School) was finally demolished in June 2014 and work is now well underway on its replacement.

Give me Inspiration! A series of conversations with eminent academics hosted by Athene Donald

A new series of conversations will explore the individual paths of some eminent academics who have made it to the top in their own particular ways. The first in the series features Professor Dame Carol Robinson.