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Mon 12 October 12:01AM

Cambridge Summer Music Virtual Festival

An online programme of wonderful performances by musicians due to perform at the Festival in July 2020

9:00AM

Bitesize Botanics

Small windows into what's happening in CUBG

9:00AM

Education Assessment Research Seminar

After a summer series like no other, there will no doubt be a lot of research activity across the fields of education and assessment. Join our seminar for a series of themed sessions, reflecting the themes of its cancelled April 2020 seminar: vocational qualifications, accessibility, marking and maintaining standards.

9:00AM

Family Activities at home

Fun family activities for you to try at home.

9:00AM

Heavenly Gardens

BBC One – Heavenly Gardens with Alexander Armstrong

9:00AM

Plant Quiz

Plant Quiz

9:00AM

Wellness Wanders

Short (approx. 10 min) films taking viewers on a virtual wander around the Garden.

9:00AM - 11:39PM

Pick of the month Queer QandI Journeys and Destinations Film Fest

An online festival with films from South West Asia and North Africa with a particular focus on the issues of movement and migration. The festival will take place 9-18 Oct 2020. Free tickets via Eventbrite. In addition to film screenings, there will be online panels with filmmakers, activists and scholars. To find out more about the events and the films visit the festival page: www.queerqandi.org

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Great St.Mary's Tower

Tower is now open at Great St. Mary's the University Church with panoramic views of the colleges and Cambridge.

Tue 13 October 12:01AM

Cambridge Summer Music Virtual Festival

An online programme of wonderful performances by musicians due to perform at the Festival in July 2020

9:00AM

Bitesize Botanics

Small windows into what's happening in CUBG

9:00AM

Family Activities at home

Fun family activities for you to try at home.

9:00AM

Heavenly Gardens

BBC One – Heavenly Gardens with Alexander Armstrong

9:00AM

Plant Quiz

Plant Quiz

9:00AM

Wellness Wanders

Short (approx. 10 min) films taking viewers on a virtual wander around the Garden.

9:00AM - 11:39PM

Pick of the month Queer QandI Journeys and Destinations Film Fest

An online festival with films from South West Asia and North Africa with a particular focus on the issues of movement and migration. The festival will take place 9-18 Oct 2020. Free tickets via Eventbrite. In addition to film screenings, there will be online panels with filmmakers, activists and scholars. To find out more about the events and the films visit the festival page: www.queerqandi.org

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Great St.Mary's Tower

Tower is now open at Great St. Mary's the University Church with panoramic views of the colleges and Cambridge.

1:00PM - 2:00PM

A Licence to Tick-off the Box: Female Representation in Top Management and Organisational Diversity Priority

In memory of our friend and colleague, we are delighted to launch the Wo+Men’s Leadership Centre Professor Sucheta Nadkarni Research Seminar Series to honour Sucheta’s research and generosity mentoring students.

1:00PM - 2:00PM

Physics and Metaphysics in Leibniz - Prof. Maria Rosa Antognazza [King's College, London]

During the Coronavirus pandemic we will be hosting our research seminar series online. Join us for the Michaelmas Term Research Seminars all at 1pm UK time.

7:15PM - 8:15PM

University social club swimming Cancelled

This event has been cancelled. Lane swimming available every Tuesday for University and non-University individuals

7:30PM - 9:00PM

Barnwell-born but bound for glory: The forces that made Abbey United

I’m afraid we’ve had to cancel this event as our speaker is not well.

Wed 14 October 12:01AM

Cambridge Summer Music Virtual Festival

An online programme of wonderful performances by musicians due to perform at the Festival in July 2020

9:00AM

Bitesize Botanics

Small windows into what's happening in CUBG

9:00AM

Family Activities at home

Fun family activities for you to try at home.

9:00AM

Heavenly Gardens

BBC One – Heavenly Gardens with Alexander Armstrong

9:00AM

Plant Quiz

Plant Quiz

9:00AM

Wellness Wanders

Short (approx. 10 min) films taking viewers on a virtual wander around the Garden.

9:00AM - 11:39PM

Pick of the month Queer QandI Journeys and Destinations Film Fest

An online festival with films from South West Asia and North Africa with a particular focus on the issues of movement and migration. The festival will take place 9-18 Oct 2020. Free tickets via Eventbrite. In addition to film screenings, there will be online panels with filmmakers, activists and scholars. To find out more about the events and the films visit the festival page: www.queerqandi.org

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Great St.Mary's Tower

Tower is now open at Great St. Mary's the University Church with panoramic views of the colleges and Cambridge.

6:00PM - 7:00PM

#LivefromLucy with Professor Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger

Join us for this informative virtual talk with Professor Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger in which she will discuss why Law must work to foster and not frustrate post-pandemic recovery.

6:00PM - 7:00PM

Green Society - Bees and beekeeping; a Cambridge perspective from CBKA

In addition to making Wolfson greener, the Green Society organises fortnightly talks about a wide range of green issues (hosted as zoom webinars) during term time.

6:30PM - 8:00PM

Life clubs - Self improvement workshops Cancelled

This event has been cancelled. Life clubs was created in 2004 by Nina Grunfeld, best-selling author of The Life Book. Sessions are every Wednesday.

Thu 15 October 12:01AM

Cambridge Summer Music Virtual Festival

An online programme of wonderful performances by musicians due to perform at the Festival in July 2020

9:00AM

Bitesize Botanics

Small windows into what's happening in CUBG

9:00AM

Family Activities at home

Fun family activities for you to try at home.

9:00AM

Heavenly Gardens

BBC One – Heavenly Gardens with Alexander Armstrong

9:00AM

Plant Quiz

Plant Quiz

9:00AM

Wellness Wanders

Short (approx. 10 min) films taking viewers on a virtual wander around the Garden.

9:00AM - 11:39PM

Pick of the month Queer QandI Journeys and Destinations Film Fest

An online festival with films from South West Asia and North Africa with a particular focus on the issues of movement and migration. The festival will take place 9-18 Oct 2020. Free tickets via Eventbrite. In addition to film screenings, there will be online panels with filmmakers, activists and scholars. To find out more about the events and the films visit the festival page: www.queerqandi.org

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Great St.Mary's Tower

Tower is now open at Great St. Mary's the University Church with panoramic views of the colleges and Cambridge.

Fri 16 October 12:01AM

Cambridge Summer Music Virtual Festival

An online programme of wonderful performances by musicians due to perform at the Festival in July 2020

9:00AM

Bitesize Botanics

Small windows into what's happening in CUBG

9:00AM

Family Activities at home

Fun family activities for you to try at home.

9:00AM

Heavenly Gardens

BBC One – Heavenly Gardens with Alexander Armstrong

9:00AM

Plant Quiz

Plant Quiz

9:00AM

Wellness Wanders

Short (approx. 10 min) films taking viewers on a virtual wander around the Garden.

9:00AM - 11:39PM

Pick of the month Queer QandI Journeys and Destinations Film Fest

An online festival with films from South West Asia and North Africa with a particular focus on the issues of movement and migration. The festival will take place 9-18 Oct 2020. Free tickets via Eventbrite. In addition to film screenings, there will be online panels with filmmakers, activists and scholars. To find out more about the events and the films visit the festival page: www.queerqandi.org

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Great St.Mary's Tower

Tower is now open at Great St. Mary's the University Church with panoramic views of the colleges and Cambridge.

4:30PM - 6:00PM

Highlight William Pitt Seminar 2020 - Equality of Opportunity

Recently the coronavirus pandemic, the Black Lives Matter and #MeToo movements have brought into sharp focus how inequalities in society persist. Against the background of other global risks such as climate change and geopolitical instability that appear to reinforce inequality, will we ever achieve a society where everyone is valued equally? Join us for this seminar chaired by David Isaacs CBE.

6:30PM - 7:30PM

Haunted Cambridge walking ghost tour

A spooky evening walk with Cambridge blue badge ghost guides.

Sat 17 October 12:01AM

Cambridge Summer Music Virtual Festival

An online programme of wonderful performances by musicians due to perform at the Festival in July 2020

9:00AM

Bitesize Botanics

Small windows into what's happening in CUBG

9:00AM

Family Activities at home

Fun family activities for you to try at home.

9:00AM

Heavenly Gardens

BBC One – Heavenly Gardens with Alexander Armstrong

9:00AM

Plant Quiz

Plant Quiz

9:00AM

Wellness Wanders

Short (approx. 10 min) films taking viewers on a virtual wander around the Garden.

9:00AM - 11:39PM

Pick of the month Queer QandI Journeys and Destinations Film Fest

An online festival with films from South West Asia and North Africa with a particular focus on the issues of movement and migration. The festival will take place 9-18 Oct 2020. Free tickets via Eventbrite. In addition to film screenings, there will be online panels with filmmakers, activists and scholars. To find out more about the events and the films visit the festival page: www.queerqandi.org

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Great St.Mary's Tower

Tower is now open at Great St. Mary's the University Church with panoramic views of the colleges and Cambridge.

2:00PM - 4:00PM

Highlight Wellcome Genome Campus Virtual Open Saturday: Human Genome Project Anniversary

At this month's Wellcome Genome Campus Virtual Open Saturday take a laboratory tour with the Sanger Institute's Cellular Generation and Phenotyping team and join Campus media and communication experts for a conversation about the important relationship between science and the media.

6:30PM - 7:30PM

Haunted Cambridge walking ghost tour

A spooky evening walk with Cambridge blue badge ghost guides.

7:30PM - 9:00PM

How is tech changing how we work, think and feel?

For many of us, our relationship with everyday tech has changed a great during the past several months. In this event we will discuss some of the immediate and longer term implications of our increasingly online lives and invite your thoughts for this timely discussion.

Sun 18 October 12:01AM

Cambridge Summer Music Virtual Festival

An online programme of wonderful performances by musicians due to perform at the Festival in July 2020

9:00AM

Bitesize Botanics

Small windows into what's happening in CUBG

9:00AM

Family Activities at home

Fun family activities for you to try at home.

9:00AM

Heavenly Gardens

BBC One – Heavenly Gardens with Alexander Armstrong

9:00AM

Plant Quiz

Plant Quiz

9:00AM

Wellness Wanders

Short (approx. 10 min) films taking viewers on a virtual wander around the Garden.

9:00AM - 11:39PM

Pick of the month Queer QandI Journeys and Destinations Film Fest

An online festival with films from South West Asia and North Africa with a particular focus on the issues of movement and migration. The festival will take place 9-18 Oct 2020. Free tickets via Eventbrite. In addition to film screenings, there will be online panels with filmmakers, activists and scholars. To find out more about the events and the films visit the festival page: www.queerqandi.org

12:00PM - 4:00PM

Great St.Mary's Tower

Tower is now open at Great St. Mary's the University Church with panoramic views of the colleges and Cambridge.