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Inspiring Women in Science: UN International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Today is the UN International Day of Women and Girls in Science, a day established by the United Nations General Assembly to highlight the significant gender gap that remains at all levels of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines all over the world.

The Churchill Enterprise ‘Pitch to Win’ competition 2018

The inaugural Churchill Enterprise 'Pitch to Win' competition took place in the Jock Colville Hall on Monday 29 January.

Churchill Archives Centre plays a role in the Oscar nominated film Darkest Hour

The Churchill Archives Centre has once again been a valuable resource for the creative industries — most recently for the blockbuster Hollywood hit Darkest Hour. 

Update on cold storage at the Archives Centre

No, we still don't use it for ice cream (but then, it is January).

Churchill hosts residential physics boot camps for high school students from widening participation backgrounds

Churchill begins hosting the first of two Isaac Physics residential boot camps today aimed at helping year 12 and 13 students from widening participation backgrounds practise the physics concepts needed to raise their grades in their school physics exams.

Churchill Fellow Bjarne Stroustrup to Receive the 2018 Charles Stark Draper Prize for Engineering

The U.S. National Academy of Engineering has announced that Churchill Fellow, Bjarne Stroustrup, is to receive the 2018 Charles Stark Draper Prize for Engineering “for conceptualising and developing the C++ programming language.” The $500,000 annual award is given to engineers whose accomplishments have significantly benefited society.