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£20,000 prize awarded to Pumped Heat, a company aiming to decarbonise the electricity system through long duration energy storage.

17 July 2018
Gerald Finley

A number of King's alumni feature in this year's BBC Proms.

9 July 2018

A composition by King's alumna Kate Whitley (KC 2007) was premièred in Trafalgar Square on Sunday 29th June by the London Symphony Orchestra, conducted by the Orchestra's Music Director Sir Simon Rattle.

4 July 2018

Darin Weinberg's book Contemporary Social Constructionism (2014, Temple) has been awarded the 2018 Melvin Pollner Prize in Ethnomethodology by the American Sociological Association's section on Ethnomethodology and Conversation Analysis.

22 June 2018
Muhly – To Stand In This House – cover image

The College's own label supports new music with digital releases by Nico Muhly and Francis Grier.

13 June 2018

Among those recognised are King's alumni Charles Saumarez Smith, Thomas Adès, Alison Davenport, Susanna Eastburn and Geoffrey Harcourt.

11 June 2018
Daniel Hyde, the new Director of Music at King's

Daniel Hyde will succeed Stephen Cleobury from October 2019.

23 May 2018

The Master of Peterhouse and former Diplomatic Correspondent for the BBC will give the annual address.

10 May 2018

The Administrators of the H E Durham Fund give notice that small grants may be made for the purpose of advancing, improving, or disseminating knowledge of human or animal life in health or in disease.

9 April 2018
Azim Surani Gurdon Institute

Professor Azim Surani has been named as a recipient of the 2018 Canada Gairtner International Award.

3 April 2018

King’s is delighted that the Gatehouse (incorporating the Porters’ Lodge and Visitor Department) has now been refurbished, and has been enjoyed for the full Lent term.

29 March 2018

Statement on the Pensions dispute from the Fellows of King’s College agreed unanimously at a meeting of the Fellows of King’s College on 15 March.

19 March 2018

With regard to the press interest in the responses of Oxbridge Colleges to the UUK/USS pensions survey on the preferred attitude to risk, I am authorised to make the following statement on behalf of King’s College:

2 March 2018
Wooden boats in front of the sea

1,000 miniature boats will form part of an installation in King's College Chapel on Monday 12 March.

27 February 2018
The King's Men recording

The King's Men release a new album of love songs on the King's College record label.

2 February 2018

King’s Fellow Dr David Payne died earlier last month, less than a week before his 85th birthday.

1 February 2018