We are deeply saddened to share the news that Rose Gough, Lodge Porter, died earlier this month. Rose has been a constant and welcoming presence at the entrance to Pembroke for almost ten years. Her striking ability to connect with anyone that walked through our doors gave her a special place in the Pembroke community.
Pembroke Student Delivers Summit on Advancing African Youth in Global Policy Making
Last month, with support from Pembroke, graduate student Wantoe Wantoe (2022, Master of Public Policy) convened a significant youth summit in Lagos on ‘Advancing African Youth in Global Responsibility and Policy Making’.
Pembroke Welcomes Rochdale and Bury Students for Month-Long Summer School
Over the month of July, 260 secondary school students from around the world experienced undergraduate life at Pembroke. This year, following a partnership formed with Rochdale Development Agency, a number of pupils from across Rochdale and Bury were invited to attend the summer school - an opportunity to engage with new academic ideas, to be challenged in their subjects, and to immerse themselves in the Oxbridge experience.
New Book Published by Pembroke Fellow Barnabas Aspray
We are delighted to share that Dr Barnabas Aspray has published his first monograph with CUP. Titled Ricœur at the Limits of Philosophy: God, Creation, and Evil, the book explores the thought of one of the twentieth century’s greatest religious philosophers.
Faith at the Frontiers Podcast Starts New Series
Faith at the Frontiers is a podcast that confronts the toughest challenges to the Christian faith with hope. Each episode is a discussion with a leading expert on a controversial topic, handled in a peaceful manner. The newest series, Science and Religion, is co-hosted by Emily Qureshi-Hurst & Dr Barnabas Aspray.
A Narrative Approach to Early Chinese Buddhist Prose
In this talk, Professor Antje Richter will discuss the celebrated silence of Vimalakirti in the Buddhist scripture Vimalakīrti-nirdeśa-sūtra from a narrative perspective to show how it is embedded in both speaking and several other easily overlooked moments of non-speaking.
Making a Competitive Application for Economics and Management at Oxford
Our Tutor for Economics at Pembroke College, Dr Craig Holmes, will be giving his top tips for making an application for Economics and Management at Oxford. Sign up to attend the talk on the 28th June or the 29th.