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Athene Donald speaks out on the affects of gender stereotyping during childhood

The Master, Professor Dame Athene Donald appeared on this morning's BBC Radio 4's Today programme calling for major changes to the UK education system and for more to be done to counter gender stereotyping which may put women off going into science.

The anxiety puzzle: deprivation leads to increased anxiety in women, but not in men.

A study of the factors in society which can lead to the development of anxiety, led by Churchill postgrad student Olivia Remes in the University’s Institute of Public Health, has attracted widespread publicity. Using data collected from over 20,000 men and women, Olivia showed that women living in more deprived areas in the UK were almost twice as likely to develop clinical anxiety as those living in areas that were not deprived, but this link between poverty and anxiety does not exist in men.

Cowan Court takes shape

Construction of Churchill's new accommodation court — Cowan Court is rapidly progressing over summer. The concrete stairwells are nearly complete and over the next few weeks, the timber frame will be constructed, one floor at a time.

Head of Grounds & Gardens — John Moore awarded a Fellowship from the Chartered Institute of Horticulture

Churchill College's Head of Grounds & Gardens — John Moore has been awarded a Fellowship from the Chartered Institute of Horticulture in recognition of his high standard of distinction achieved in the profession. 

British Library designed by Founding Fellow Sir Colin St John Wilson recognised for its outstanding architectural importance

Founding Fellow and the College's first Fellow in Architecture — Sir Colin St John Wilson, has had his magnificent British Library awarded Grade I listing by the government in recognition of its outstanding architectural importance.

Top Chinese CEOs and entrepreneurs visit The Møller Centre for Global Leadership Programme featuring William Hague

The Møller Centre, Churchill College continued its partnership with Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), one of the oldest higher education institutions in China, by delivering a series of leadership programmes to around 50 Chinese CEOs and entrepreneurs as part of their 2015 focused on science and technology.

Dr Elizabeth DeMarrais awarded a Pilkington Prize for excellence in teaching

Churchill Fellow Dr Elizabeth DeMarrais was one of thirteen inspirational academics honoured for the outstanding quality and approach to their teaching in the 22nd annual Pilkington Prizes, which honour excellence in teaching across the collegiate University.

Churchill Archives Centre achieves national accreditation

The Churchill Archives Centre – home to the personal papers of Sir Winston Churchill, Baroness Thatcher and Sir John Major – has been awarded Archive Service Accreditation. Accredited Archive Services ensure the long-term collection, preservation and accessibility of our archive heritage. Accreditation is the UK quality standard and achieving accredited status demonstrates that Churchill Archives Centre has met clearly defined national standards.