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How to spot fake news: Dr Sander van der Linden collaborates with The Economist to develop an online course helping young people separate fact from fiction

Churchill Fellow and Director of the Cambridge Social Decision-Making Lab, Dr Sander van der Linden  has collaborated with The Economist, to develop an online course  for young people in UK primary and secondary schools to help teach them how to spot 'fake news'. 

December 2016 Telephone Campaign update and thank you

The campaign, which has been supported by over 330 donors has resulted in the College raising an astonishing £484,210.  

Vice-Chancellor's statement on the UK government's triggering of Article 50

As we enter this unprecedented moment in our country’s history, the University of Cambridge’s main concern is – and will remain – the welfare of its staff and students, both current and prospective. EU nationals contribute enormously to the University of Cambridge’s success, to the diversity of our community, and to our values of openness, inclusion and mutual respect.

Brenda Jennison, MA, MBE 1941–2017

We are sorry to report that Brenda Jennison died early on the afternoon of the 15 March. 

International Women's Day: Four Churchill members reflect on

To celebrate International Women's Day at Churchill we have asked four members from across our community to reflect on different ways in which gender and the College go hand in hand.

Professor Wolfram Schultz shares world’s largest neuroscience prize for research on the brain’s reward system

Neuroscientist and Churchill Fellow Professor Wolfram Schultz, has won the world’s most valuable prize for brain research, shared with two London neuroscientists. 

Learning from success and failure – what it really takes to be a successful entrepreneur

On Monday 30 January the College hosted a challenging and topical debate about enterprise and entrepreneurship to a wide-ranging audience of students, alumni and friends from Churchill and the wider Cambridge community. 

Kenneth Arrow: 1921–2017

Professor Kenneth Arrow, Nobel Laureate and Honorary Fellow of Churchill College, died at his home in Palo Alto, California on the 21 February 2017, he was 95.