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Wed 24 Apr 2019
Into the black box of human life
Scholar-elect Bailey Weatherbee will investigate the early stages of human life and seek to find why many pregnancies fail.
Wed 17 Apr 2019
Better mental health through memory control
Scholar-elect Dhruv Nandamudi will study the role of stress in mental health and how memory control can reduce the impact of triggers.
Mon 15 Apr 2019
Scholar wins women in business advocate award
Julie Pham has won the Female Founders Association's Advocate Awards at its 2019 Champion Awards.
Fri 12 Apr 2019
Scholar wins prestigious PhD award
Carol Ibe has been awarded a prestigious award for her research into a fungus that can destroy up to 30% of rice in a field.
Wed 10 Apr 2019
Gates Cambridge announces Class of 2019
Ninety new scholars - citizens of 37 different countries - have been awarded a Gates Cambridge Scholarship.
Mon 08 Apr 2019
Breaking the human trafficking loop
Anna Forringer-Beal on investigating ways to reposition trafficking as a human rights concern rather than a criminal issue.
Mon 01 Apr 2019
From stem cell biology to technology start-up
Stan Wang on his non-linear career path from stem cell research with Sir John Gurdon to start-up co-founder.
Tue 26 Mar 2019
Using digital for positive mental well being
Gregory Serapio-García talks about his research on how the digital world can improve mental health.
Wed 20 Mar 2019
Scholar recognised in top 100 influencers on climate policy
Victoria Herrmann is recognised in Apolitical's World's 100 Most Influential People in Climate Policy for 2019.
Mon 18 Mar 2019
Understanding North Korea from the inside out
Ria Roy speaks about her research into how the North Korean system legitimises its regime and its leaders.
Wed 13 Mar 2019
Book award for study of cash transfer programmes
Tara Cookson has won a prestigious award for her book on the hidden costs of cash transfer programmes.
Fri 01 Mar 2019
Learning about the world through language
Cameron Taylor's time at Cambridge doing a PhD in Linguistics has taken him into organising intercultural dialogues and to a new role in robot communication.