Parwana Fayyaz is from Kabul, Afghanistan, and came to Trinity by way of Stanford for a PhD in Persian Studies at Cambridge. She speaks Persian, Pashto, Urdu, Arabic and English and began writing poetry in English about 10 years ago.
It was spectacular weather for the Great Court Run, a Trinity tradition on Matriculation Day, and the outcome was pretty good too.
As a first year law student in October 2018, Wanipa Ndhlovu went along to Cambridge University’s African Caribbean Society Motherland Conference not knowing what to expect.
Neil Cunningham studied Medicine at Trinity and graduated last year. He is now working as a first year doctor at Northampton General Hospital doing an Academic Foundation Programme, combining clinical work and management. As the first in his family to go to university he offers his top three tips for Freshers this term.
Trinity’s 2019 University Challenge team takes up the cudgels from Monday 9 September. Team captain is Maths student, Joseph Webber. He is joined on the set by Lillian Crawford, who is returning to Trinity for an MPhil in Film and Screen Studies this autumn, Liam Hughes, who will begin a PhD in Maths in October, and Nadia Hourihan, who graduated with a degree in English this summer. The team describes what it’s like to take part in one of the UK’s most popular television quiz shows.