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Touch tour

Touch Tours for Blind and Partially Sighted Adults

Join the Polar Museum team for a touch tour and explore a range of objects from polar history. The tour will also include some of the objects and sculptures outside on the museum lawn.

Professor Davidson Nicol CMG

Online Event: Professor Davidson Nicol CMG (1924-1994): A man of many careers

Wed 24 November 2021

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Professor Davidson Nicol began his career as a scientist and he worked on the structure of insulin and on how it is broken down in the human body but he was also a novelist, biographer and poet.

He served as college principal of Fourah Bay College in his native Sierra Leone, before becoming the nation's permanent representative at the UN, High Commissioner to the UK and ultimately Under-Secretary General of the UN. Join us to hear from his family and friends speak about his amazing life and legacy.

Cost: Free

Enquiries and booking

Please note that booking is required for this event.

For more information please see
https://www.chu.cam.ac.uk/events/davidson-nicol-man-many-careers/

For tickets please go to Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/davidson-nicol-a-man-of-many-careers-tickets-200741752987

Enquiries: Amanda Jones Website Email: archives@chu.cam.ac.uk

Timing

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Wed 24 November 2021 5:30PM - 6:45PM

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