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Friday, 28th April 2017

Leslie Valiant, Honorary Fellow of King’s College and expert in theoretical Computer Science will be giving the first of a series of annual public lectures at King’s planned to celebrate Alan Turing, the King’s College Fellow considered by many to be the father of Computer Science.

6 April 2017
Stephen Cherry works with students in York

Stephen Cherry discusses the importance of being curious with Year 12 students at schools and colleges in the North East.

5 April 2017

King's Access Bus has visited schools in the Northeast again.

29 March 2017

King’s is delighted to announce the appointment of Mrs Yvette Day as the new Head of King’s College School, Cambridge.

10 March 2017
It’s not all in my head

This article argues that the common experiences of rare disease patients have impacts upon the way in which their psychiatric care should be offered and managed, and that sensitivity and understanding surrounding these issues should be considered a necessary part of effective care for rare disease patients.

6 March 2017

We congratulate two of our current Fellows, Dr Jude Browne and Dr Ingo Gildenhard, who have both won Pilkington Prizes this year for their substantial contributions to teaching.

24 February 2017
God-Curious: Asking Eternal Questions

The Dean of King’s Stephen Cherry, has this week published a book intended to encourage sixth formers (and others) to consider studying theology. Called God-Curious: Asking Eternal Questions, the book came out of Stephen’s observation that, ‘on the whole, introductory books about theology are not as interesting or attractive as the subject itself.’

22 February 2017
John Bernard Bury (1917-2017)

Pioneering art historian John Bernard Bury (born 1917) passed away on 18th January 2017, at Wimbledon, aged 99. John studied at Balliol College, Oxford, where he read modern history (1935-38).

21 February 2017

Chapel Lates are back with a performance of Richard Causton’s Nocturne for 21 Pianos, performed by students from Cambridge University with young pianists from St. Bede's School and the Centre for Young Musicians 

 

16 February 2017
E.M. Forster, aged about 2 years old, with his mother sitting on a chair beside him. Taken by W.J. Hawker (EMF/27/149).

Online exhibition using archives to explore the relationship certain famous King's College alumni had with their mothers.

10 February 2017

The King’s Entrepreneurship Prize encourages and supports King’s Members in the development of promising ideas and concepts.

9 February 2017
Choir album covers

Choir albums now available to download from King's in ultra-high resolution

8 February 2017
Bodley’s roof is partially in disrepair. Photo: Claude N. Smith Ltd.

As part of the College’s Strategic Infrastructure Programme, Bodley’s Court will be re-roofed in 2018 in order to replace the stone slating which has delaminated since being laid in 1893.

19 December 2016
Krishna Kumar

King's alumnus and College Research Associate, Dr. Krishna Kumar, has won the Software Sustainability Institute (SSI) Fellowship for 2017. Krishna was selected as one of eighteen SSI Fellows and is the Institute’s first Fellow of Engineering.  

11 December 2016

We are pleased to announce that the 2016 King's Annual Report is now available on our website

1 December 2016
Their Royal Highnesses watch the Choir rehearse

The College was pleased to welcome The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall on Tuesday 29 November

1 December 2016
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