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Student Stories

A selection of students who have received financial support from student bursaries or scholarships tell their story to alumni and friends of the College about the benefit of student financial support for Churchill students.

Visit from the US Ambassador

Visit to the Archives Centre by Ambassador Matthew Barzun

Churchill Papers added to UNESCO’s list of the world’s greatest cultural treasures

Winston Churchill’s vast archive has been added to UNESCO’s International Memory of the World Register — joining treasures such as the UK’s Magna Carta, France’s Bayeux Tapestry and Iran’s Persian epic poem, the Shahnameh.

Political Leadership Symposium

The Challenge of Political Leadership symposium saw contributions from Former Home Secretary The Right Honourable Charles Clarke, Lord Mandelson, former Conservative M.P. Laura Sandys and Julian Huppert, former Cambridge Liberal Democrat M.P. and was initiated by Churchill College, The Churchill Archives Centre and The Møller Centre to explore the challenge of understanding, assessing and improving political leadership.  

A roof over Cowan Court — project update

The Cowan Court building project is still on schedule for completion next summer. The roof is now being installed and by early next year the building will be weathertight. 

Travels in a Lifetime: Alumnus Sir John Stuttard publishes fifty years of adventures around the world

Churchill alumnus and former Lord Mayor of the City of London, Sir John Stuttard has published a new autobiographical travel book recounting fifty years of travel to over seventy countries spanning many geographical regions.

Shell Churchill Alumni Research Prize

Building on the longstanding relationship between Shell, who were a founder donor and contributed to the establishment of Churchill College we recently established the Shell Churchill Alumni Research Prize which was given to the best research proposal from a Postdoc, graduate or undergraduate student.

The Challenge of Political Leadership

Today’s politicians and practitioners debate with historians and political scientists at Churchill College Leadership Symposium. Former Home Secretary The Right Honourable Charles Clarke and The Right Honourable Lord Mandelson are the keynote speakers at a one day symposium at Churchill College, Cambridge which will explore the challenge of understanding, assessing and improving political leadership.