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Come and study with unrivalled academic support and pastoral care, living onsite as a member of an international, egalitarian and inclusive community of scholars from Cambridge and across the world.

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    Latest Update

    The College continues to follow the advice of the University and public health authorities. The health and wellbeing of our students, staff and community are our first priorities. These pages are updated regularly.

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    Wolfson Explores

    This year’s Wolfson Explores theme aims to stimulate another rich, productive dialogue across interdisciplinary and cultural borders. So it’s appropriate that our 2021 theme is: BORDERS. We look forward to seeing creative interpretations across a wide range of fields, from the arts to the sciences, from the theoretical to the practical, from macroscopic to microscopic – and perhaps testing the borders between them! 

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    The Community

    Wolfson is a lively and welcoming place to live, with an engaged student community and a wide-ranging programme of events from live concerts to academic lectures to weekly welfare tea – with cake. Our Porters are the friendliest in Cambridge and our Howler comedy nights are legendary. We host visiting academics from all over the world and – with no High Table and social spaces shared by all – you will be stimulated culturally, socially and intellectually.

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    Teaching & Learning

    We are the College of choice for world-class postgraduates, mature undergraduates and returning learners. We offer excellence in teaching and support through a cohort of outstanding supervisors and Directors of Studies who allow every member of College to realise their full potential. Our active and engaged Fellowship underpins and enhances the College experience, providing mentorship and guidance both academically and professionally.

Our diversity helps foster new perspectives and new insights in every field of scholarship.

What's on

Marie-Anne Coninsx

Green Society - The Ice is Melting: The Impact of Global Warming on the Arctic and Beyond

25/02/2021 at 18.00

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.

 

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CANCELLED - WolfWorks for Undergraduates: Preparing for exams in the Social Sciences

25/02/2021 at 19.00

If you were hoping to attend this workshop, please consider attending next week instead. 

Sustainability and Conservation Hub 2021

S&C Hub - Kickstarting a Green 2021 @ Wolfson

26/02/2021 at 16.00

Launching the S&C Hub's 2021 programme, including new funding, projects and opportunities.

Helene Hoffmann

Science Society - Back to the Future: Ice Cores and Climate Science

26/02/2021 at 18.00

The Science Society organises regular talks during term time. Throughout this term, all talks take place as zoom meetings, make sure to register.

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We aim to offer every member of our international community of scholars the opportunity to fulfil their potential and transform society for the good of all.