|David Baulcombe has won the 2014 Gruber Genetics Prize||17th June 2014|
|David Baulcombe has won the 2014 Gruber Genetics Prize ($500,000) for pioneering discoveries in showing the existence and function of small interfering RNAs, molecules now known to play key roles in the expression of genes and the development of organisms.
He shares the prize with two US scientists Victor Ambros and Gary Ruvken.
For more details see www.gruber.yale.edu/news-media
|Trinity College Team wins University Challenge 2014||8th April 2014|
From left: Richard Freeland, team captain Ralph Morley, Filip Drnovsek Zorko, Matthew Ridley from Cambridge's Trinity College Photo: ITV/ PA
Huge congratulations to our University Challenge team (Richard Freeland
(2011), team captain Ralph Morley (2011), Filip Drnovsek Zorko (2010) and
Matthew Ridley (2011) for their 240-135 victory over Somerville College!
Read more: http://bit.ly/1svfrhU.
Watch the final at: http://bbc.in/1hnHexq
|University Challenge team in Grand Final||25th March 2014|
|Many congratulations to our University Challenge team on reaching the grand final by beating Manchester 260-175!|
|University Challenge Semi-Final||24th March 2014|
|Very best of luck to our University Challenge team in the semi-finals of the competition this Monday at 8.00pm on BBC2!|
|New Research by Trinity Fellow||27th February 2014|
|Decline of Bronze Age ‘megacities’ linked to climate change
See more at: Cambridge University News
|Putting hope back into britain - Mr McCluskey||26th February 2014|
|On WEDNESDAY 26TH FEBRUARY: Trinity Politics Society is excited to present Len McCluskey, General Secretary of Unite, the UK's biggest union. The event will be live-streamed and journalists will be present.
Mr McCluskey will be using the talk to make a policy announcement, and it promises to be a fascinating and controversial event.
He will talk on the topic of:
PUTTING HOPE BACK INTO BRITAIN
'With the economy still stalled and the country still depressed, Britain needs to rediscover optimism about the future – both in terms of policies that can give people a guarantee of jobs and homes, and a vision of a better society. Len McCluskey will explain what both trade
unions and students can contribute to this.'
The event will take place in the Winstanley Lecture Theatre, Trinity
College. The talk will commence at 4:30, preceded by a free drinks
reception from 4:15. As usual, the event is free and all are welcome.
As usual the event is free and all are welcome, but the capacity of the Winstanley Lecture Theatre is limited and admission will be on a first come first served basis
|Dr Madan Babu (2001) wins 2014 Colworth Medal.||14th February 2014|
| The Colworth Medal is a prestigious annual award for outstanding research by a young biochemist of any nationality who has carried out the majority of their work in the UK or RoI. ...
Read more: http://bit.ly/1mfIWUn
|Telegraph Obituary for the late Revd Christopher Courtauld.||13th February 2014|
|"The Reverend Christopher Courtauld, who has died aged 79, exercised a notable ministry as..."
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|Memorial Celebration of Anne Barton||3rd February 2014|
|There will be a Memorial Celebration of Anne Barton's life and work in Trinity College Chapel on Saturday 12 July 2014 at 2.30 p.m.
Those wishing to attend are asked to inform the Fellows' Secretary at email@example.com
|New Title A Fellows Announced||17th January 2014|
|The Following have been awarded A Title Fellowships;
Sean Paul CURRAN - For research in Medieval Musicology
Alexander Lloyd GAUNT - For research in Physics
Paul HOWARD - For research in Italian Literature
Ailsa Macgregor KEATING - For research in Pure Mathematics
James Edward KIRBY - For research in Intellectual History
Francis Gordon WOODHOUSE - For research in Applied Mathematics