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Tara Westover in conversation with David Runciman
Gates Cambridge alumna Tara Westover spoke to Professor David Runciman at the launch of her memoir, Educated (Penguin Random House, 2018). The book...
Exploring alternative forms of power
Sandile Mtetwa talks about her research on alternative energy and her community project to empower young women.
Scholar selected as NASA astronaut candidate
Kayla Barron is selected to join NASA's 2017 Astronaut Candidate Class.
Gaze-controlled applications win Microsoft grant
Wed 12 Sep 2018
Pradipta Biswas' research wins backing from Microscoft's AI for Accessibility programme.
The beauty of maths
Thu 06 Sep 2018
Yufei Zhao, awarded a prestigious Future of Science award by MIT, talks about his maths research and how he mentors other students.
Coding start-up aims to boost quality of computer education
Tue 28 Aug 2018
Riaz Moola's edtech start-up has raised enough money to rebrand and expand its coding education mission.
From undergraduate to biotech boss
Sat 25 Aug 2018
Chandler Robinson's MBA at Cambridge helped him start a biotech company to develop a potentially life-saving drug. That drug has is now in Phase III trials and has been acquired by a major company.