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Pembroke Alumna, Michelle Peluso named chair member on key Nike committee Congratulations to Pembroke alumna, Michelle Peluso, (PPE, 1993) who has recently been named as chairperson of Nike, Inc.’s Corporate Responsibility,... 29th April 2019
Professor Premilla Nadasen appointed as the 2019 Fulbright-Oxford-Pembroke Visiting Professorship Congratulations to Premilla Nadasen, Professor of History at Barnard College, who has been appointed as this year’s Fulbright-Oxford-Pembroke Visiting... 26th April 2019
Quill Project and Utah Valley University launch ground-breaking model of the 1895 Utah State Constitutional Convention The Quill Project launched a ground breaking model of the 1895 Utah State Constitutional Convention, on 11th April 2019 at the Utah Valley University (UVU)... 11th April 2019
Pembroke Stipendiary Lecturer in Physics, Dr Xianguo Lu, wins prestigious Ernest Rutherford Fellowship Congratulations to Pembroke Stipendiary Lecturer, Dr Xianguo Lu, who was recently awarded an Ernest Rutherford Fellowship. The prestigious fellowship is... 10th April 2019
Pembroke alumna, Liane Katz, co-founder and CEO of, is on a mission to get children as young as three coding literate in a digital age Pembroke alumna, Liane Katz (History and French, 1995) co-founder and CEO of, teaches children aged 3-7 to code in a creative, fun and accessible... 2nd April 2019
Women's History Month | Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle To celebrate Women’s History Month, our Librarian, Laura, has created a display in the McGowin Library, celebrating Pembroke’s complete collection of the... 25th March 2019
Mr Brian Wilson (1926-2019) It is with great sadness that Pembroke marks the death of alumnus and friend of the College, Mr Brian Wilson, who passed away on Sunday 17th March 2019. Mr... 22nd March 2019
Pembroke graduate, Isabel Wilkinson, wins Bronze for chemistry research presentation in Parliament Congratulations to Isabel Wilkinson (Organic Chemistry, 2015) who recently won the bronze prize for excellence in her chemistry research on drug targets for... 21st March 2019
Pembroke alumna, Dr Katerina Johnson, attends Voice of the Future event at Parliament to discuss STEM disciplines Recent alumna Dr Katerina Johnson (Interdisciplinary Bioscience (BBSRC DTP), 2014) attended the annual Voice of the Future event in the Houses of Parliament.... 20th March 2019
Pembroke alumna Dr Claire Petros and team paddleboard 100km to raise awareness on plastic pollution in the Indian Ocean Pembroke alumna Dr Claire Petros (Biology, 2008) conservationist and lead veterinarian at the Olive Ridley Project (ORP) along with Dr Cal Major founder of... 18th March 2019