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Tolkien's successor on newly published Beowulf translation This week saw the publication of Beowulf: a translation and commentary, by J R R Tolkien - completed when he was a Fellow at Pembroke and Rawlinson and... 23rd May 2014
Ed Durbin to depart Raising Aspirations Team at BSix Pembroke alumnus Ed Durbin (2007) has announced that he is to leave his position as Head of Raising Aspirations at BSix in Hackney to train as a teacher. Ed... 22nd May 2014
Dr Adrian Gregory: A War of Peoples 1914 - 1919 May 2014 saw the launch of the latest book by Pembroke Fellow in History, Dr Adrian Gregory. 20th May 2014
Pembroke Student Thanks Alumnus with Oxford Inspirational Teacher Award Oliver Baggaley (2006, PPE) is one of ten recipients of the 2014 Inspirational Teachers Awards from Oxford University, having been nominated by current student... 8th May 2014
Sir Roger Bannister, former Master, celebrates 60th anniversary of 4 minute mile Today marks the 60th anniversary of Sir Roger Bannister's famous athletic achievement: running the first sub-four minute mile, at Iffley Road race track here... 6th May 2014
Pembroke Shortlisted for Footbridge 2014 Award Pembroke's new bridge is the only UK structure to make it onto the shortlist for the Footbridge 2014 awards, in the short span category.  These awards are only... 1st May 2014
FameLab Runner Up Spot for Becky Smethurst Pembroke graduate student Becky Smethurst (2013, DPhil Astrophysics) has been awarded a runner up prize in the UK grand finals of the 2014 FameLab competition... 1st May 2014
Dr Robin Jackson (1969) honoured with CBE Dr Robin Jackson was named in the 2014 New Year Honours list as CBE for services to scholarship and on 28th March he attended an investiture ceremony at... 14th April 2014
First Year Exam Success Many congratulations to the first year undergraduate Law cohort who have all passed their first official Oxford exams (known as Moderations) - and especially... 7th April 2014
Pembroke Women in Victorious Boat Race Crew Many congratulations to Pembroke undergraduates Anastasia Chitty (seven seat) and Erin Wysocki-Jones (cox) who were part of the Oxford Women's Boat on Sunday... 25th March 2014