News archive

Sir Roger Bannister, CH, CBE It is with great sadness that Pembroke College heard of the death of former Master, Sir Roger Bannister. 4th March 2018
Laurence Wroe Receives Laidlaw Scholarship We are delighted to report that Pembroke student Laurence Wroe (MPhys Physics, 2014) has been offered a place on the Laidlaw Scholars Undergraduate Research... 2nd March 2018
Pembroke College Boat Club Name New Boat On 11th February the Pembroke College Boat Club (PCBC) hosted a naming ceremony for a new Empacher Eight boat. The purchase of the boat was made possible by a... 23rd February 2018
The Tesdale Society Visit Pembroke On Saturday 10th of February 2018 members of the Tesdale Society were invited to join the Master of Pembroke College, Dame Lynne Brindley DBE, and Pembroke... 19th February 2018
Daniela Massiceti Presents Engineering Research to Parliament Daniela’s poster is on the use of machine learning and computer vision to build an interactive chat-bot to assist blind people with navigation. Reaching this... 16th February 2018
Pembroke Launches New Outreach Programme 'Target One Cheshire' This is a four year programme which aims to provide state school students, parents and teachers in Cheshire with information and guidance about the University... 15th February 2018
Professor Gregg Huff Publishes ‘World War II Singapore: The Chōsabu Reports on Syonan’ Pembroke Senior Research Fellow in History Professor Gregg Huff has published ‘World War II Singapore: The Chōsabu Reports on Syonan’ (Singapore: National... 12th February 2018
Dr Alex Henley Organises Conference "Rethinking Nationalism, Sectarianism and Ethno-Religious Mobilisation in the Middle East" On 26-28th January 2018, Pembroke Departmental Lecturer Dr Alex Henley hosted a major international conference at Pembroke College, in partnership with Dr... 6th February 2018
Celebrating 100 years of Women’s Suffrage TORCH (The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities) has organised a city-wide raising of the suffrage flag, in collaboration with the city and county Council... 5th February 2018
Professor Nicolai Sinai Receives £1.5m European Research Council Grant to Fund ‘Qur’anic Commentary: An Integrative Paradigm’ We are delighted to report that Pembroke Fellow and Professor of Islamic Studies, Professor Nicolai Sinai, has received a major grant of over £1.5m from the... 2nd February 2018