This calendar lists events associated with Trinity College. Members of College are welcome to add events to it.
|10th Nov 2005||21:00||Chapel||Compline||The late-evening service of Compline will be said in Chapel: all welcome (Chapel).|
|9th Nov 2005||16:00||Academic||History of Philosophy Seminar||Taneli Kukkonen, Research Professor at the University of Victoria, will speak on "Gemistos Plethon and Greek Creationism: On the Arabic Influence on Late Byzantine Thought". All welcome (Deighton Room).|
|9th Nov 2005||16:15||Academic||Cavendish Physical Society||Professor Sir Martin Rees: 'Scanning the cosmological horizon'. Pippard Lecture Theatre, New Cavendish Laboratory, Madingley Road. Further details.|
|9th Nov 2005||20:00||Music||Trinity College Music Society||George Corbett ('cello) and James Sherlock (piano). Young Musician of the Year finalist George Corbett gives a stunning ’cello recital, to include Rachmaninoff’s Sonata for ’Cello and Piano, accompanied by James Sherlock. Tickets £5 (£3 concessions / £2 TCMS members) available on the door of the Chapel.|
|9th Nov 2005||20:30||Film||Trinity College Islamic Cultural Society/Trinity College Film Society||"Turtles Can Fly" (2004) by the Iranian director Bahman Ghobadi (Winstanley Lecture Theatre). Further details.|
|8th Nov 2005||17:00||Societies||Amnesty International Letter Writing||Amnesty give us case files detailing human rights abuses. We write to politicians and officials who can do something about it. It helps to save lives. Contact: Peter Fremlin, ptf20. (JCR)|
|8th Nov 2005||20:00||Film||Ciné-Club||"Soirée médiévale". (1) DET SJUNDE INSEGLET [THE SEVENTH SEAL], Ingmar Bergman (1957) @ 8pm (Swedish, with English subtitles). (2) THE NAME OF THE ROSE, Jean-Jacques Annaud (1986) @ 10pm (English) (Winstanley Lecture Theatre).|
|7th Nov 2005||20:15||Societies||Trinity Mathematical Society||Dr Arthur Norman from the Computing Laboratory will be speaking on the subject of "Computers, calculus and confusion" (Old Combination Room). TMS.|
|6th Nov 2005||11:00||Academic||Trinity College Humanities Symposium||This inaugural Symposium will showcase the intellectual depth and variety of research conducted by graduate students of this College who work in the Humanities to the College community as a whole. It is hoped the day will also foster a sense of community amongst these BAs and encourage undergraduates to pursue graduate research. Winstanley Lecture Theatre). Further details.|
|6th Nov 2005||20:55||Music||Trinity College Music Society||FRESHERS’ CONCERT. Come along and support the first-year musicians, who will be putting on a varied programme of music in the lovely surroundings of the Master’s drawing room. Post-concert refreshments will be provided! Dress code: informal. Bring a cushion! Master’s Lodge; admission free.|
|6th Nov 2005||21:00||Entertainment||Magpie and Stump||The third debate of Michaelmas sees four of Trinity's more senior Junior Members attempt to entertain and amuse. Chennifer Yinniston and Tom Huckstep will be taking on Tom Coker and Jonathan De Souza in a graduate-themed debate. All welcome (Old Combination Room).|
|5th Nov 2005||19:10||Chapel||Bonfire Night Party||Meet at the Great Gate at 7.10pm to walk to Midsummer Common for the City Council Fireworks display, which starts at 7.30. Afterwards everyone is invited to supper at 15 Portugal Place.|
|4th Nov 2005||20:00||Music||Trinity College Music Society||Flores Campi perform Scarlatti’s 'Il Primo Omicidio' oratorio under the direction of Sam Hayes. This little-known work presents a battle between good and evil in the soul of Cain, as God and Lucifer struggle to make him perform according to their wishes. Abel’s voice is heard from Heaven, crying out after the wicked deed of the first murder, while Adam and Eve lament the loss of their son. Fabulous music recreates the story of Genesis in a baroque thriller! Tickets £6 (£4 concessions / £2 TCMS members) available on the door (Chapel). TCMS.|
|3rd Nov 2005||20:00||Academic||Trinity College Science Society||Dr. Sabine Bahn, MD, PhD, will present "In Search of Schizophrenia Biomarkers." She will cover the ways in which her group is using the most advanced technology available to identify and characterise this
disorder in order to develop personalised therapeutics (Winstanley Lecture Theatre). Further details.
|2nd Nov 2005||17:30||Societies||Trinity College Literary Society||Anthony Rooley (Lutenist, founding director of the Consort of Musicke): '"Take, O take those lips away": 400 years of English Song
Approached from the one Shakespeare lyric'
All welcome (Old Combination Room). TCLS.
|2nd Nov 2005||21:00||Chapel||Duruflé Requiem for All Souls' Day||A devotional performance given by the Aurelian Consort, directed by Sunil Manohar (Chapel). Admission is free; there will be a retiring collection in aid of the Disasters Emergency Committee Asian Earthquake Fund.|
|1st Nov 2005||17:00||Societies||Amnesty International Letter Writing||Amnesty give us case files detailing human rights abuses. We write to politicians and officials who can do something about it. It helps to save lives. Contact: Peter Fremlin, ptf20. (JCR)|
|1st Nov 2005||20:00||Film||Cineclub||Soirée action. 8pm: Nora Inu [Stray Dog] (Akira Kurosawa, 1949); 10 pm: La Femme Nikita (Luc Besson, 1981). (Winstanley Lecture Theatre.)|
|31st Oct 2005||20:00||Academic||Cambridge University Biological Society||Professor Sir Andrew Huxley, Former Master of Trinity, Nobel Laureate for Physiology and Medicine in 1963: "How muscles work: Then and Now". Pharmacology Lecture Theatre. CU Biological Society.|
|27th Oct 2005||17:00||Academic||Political Thought and Intellectual History Workshop||David Gilks: "From thundertentronk to metaphysics: changing French perceptions of the German intellect." Workshop organised by Damian Valdez (dv212) (Junior Parlour).|
|27th Oct 2005||17:30||Academic||History of the Book Seminar||Yu-Chiao Wang (Cambridge), 'Wynkyn de Worde's editions of English romances and his promotional strategies'. All welcome. Dr Anne Henry (Trinity College); Dr Andrew Taylor (Trinity College) (Allhusen Room).|
|27th Oct 2005||20:00||Academic||Trinity College Science Society||Prof. Chris Calladine, FRS, will present an engineering perspective on a biological system in his talk entitled "Bacterial flagellae: Smart structure, smart protein." All welcome! (Winstanley Lecture Theatre). Further details.|
|26th Oct 2005||20:00||Music||Trinity College Music Society||Yixiang Jordan Xu (piano) plays a selection of European and Chinese music, including works by Brahms, Chopin, Scriabin and Schumann. Tickets on the door £8 (£5 concessions/ £2 TCMS members) (Chapel). TCMS.|
|25th Oct 2005||17:00||Societies||Amnesty International Letter Writing||Amnesty give us case files detailing human rights abuses. We write to politicians and officials who can do something about it. It helps to save lives. Contact: Peter Fremlin, ptf20. (JCR)|
|25th Oct 2005||20:00||Film||Cineclub||Soirée Carné. 8pm: Les Enfants du paradis (Marcel Carné, 1945) [NB: Film duration: 190 mins] (Winstanley Lecture Theatre).|