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Brexit: latest information and updates

February 11 2019

Find accurate information from the University on how Brexit may affect you


Alumna Dr Gita Khalili Moghaddam finalist in the Techpreneurs Awards for Women

February 10 2019

Alumna Dr Gita Khalili Moghaddam reached the finals of the Techpreneurs Awards for Women 2019 and pitched her idea in the House of Lords on 7 February.

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Brexit: latest information and updates

Find accurate information from the University on how Brexit may affect you

Alumna Dr Gita Khalili Moghaddam finalist in the Techpreneurs Awards for Women

Alumna Dr Gita Khalili Moghaddam reached the finals of the Techpreneurs Awards for Women 2019 and pitched her idea in the House of Lords on 7 February.

Visiting Students at Lucy Cavendish: Deadline 1 March 2019

Lucy Cavendish College is accepting applications from potential Visiting Students until the deadline of 1 March 2019

Literary awards follow Anni Domingo’s Fiction Prize success

Anni Domingo’s novel Breaking the Maafa Chain has won awards and accolades, and is now on the road to publication.

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Catherine Chanter: Winner of the Lucy Cavendish Fiction Prize 2013

21 February, 18:00 - 19:00

A talk by the author of The Well and The Half Sister, Catherine Chanter


Criminology and Coercion

28 February, 18:00 - 19:00

Join us for a panel discussion on criminology and coercion with Jane Dominey, Julie Spence and Lu Liu


The Psychology of Cognitive Illusions ~ or why the mind is tricked

14 March, 18:00 - 19:00

Please join us for an evening with Professor Nicola Clayton and Clive Wilkins, as they discuss the psychology of cognitive illusions

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Catherine Chanter: Winner of the Lucy Cavendish Fiction Prize 2013

21 February, 18:00 - 19:00

A talk by the author of The Well and The Half Sister, Catherine Chanter

Criminology and Coercion

28 February, 18:00 - 19:00

Join us for a panel discussion on criminology and coercion with Jane Dominey, Julie Spence and Lu Liu

The Psychology of Cognitive Illusions ~ or why the mind is tricked

14 March, 18:00 - 19:00

Please join us for an evening with Professor Nicola Clayton and Clive Wilkins, as they discuss the psychology of cognitive illusions

Lucy Cavendish College Research Day 2019

14 March

Add the date to your diary. Inviting submissions soon!

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Presenting my QI poster at a national conference

29 January 2019

Last week, Clarissa Hjalmarsson attended the British Paediatric Neurology Association (BPNA) Annual Conference.


Died and Gone to Heaven

18 February 2019

Matriculation day was my fifty-sixth birthday; as I joined the others assembling on the lawn behind Strathaird for the group photograph,

Confessions of a lifelong learner

14 February 2019

I have sometimes described myself as an inveterate learner. It comes from an innate curiosity, a search for meaning and a simple love of study and books.

CARPE DIEM: SEIZE THE GRAY: Mature Women, Education, and Empowerment

14 February 2019

Individuals who realize that they are doing their brain a disservice by withdrawing from social life are returning to classrooms

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Presenting my QI poster at a national conference

29 January 2019

Last week, Clarissa Hjalmarsson attended the British Paediatric Neurology Association (BPNA) Annual Conference.

Died and Gone to Heaven

18 February 2019

Matriculation day was my fifty-sixth birthday; as I joined the others assembling on the lawn behind Strathaird for the group photograph,

Confessions of a lifelong learner

14 February 2019

I have sometimes described myself as an inveterate learner. It comes from an innate curiosity, a search for meaning and a simple love of study and books.

CARPE DIEM: SEIZE THE GRAY: Mature Women, Education, and Empowerment

14 February 2019

Individuals who realize that they are doing their brain a disservice by withdrawing from social life are returning to classrooms

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