Cambridge University

Why is there more intellectual freedom in Bucharest than Cambridge?

26 November 2019 8:00

‘You can talk about anything you like,’ said Radu, a young Romanian academic when he invited me to a conference…

Mahathir Mohamad and the hypocrisy of Cambridge University

17 June 2019 16:16

One of the most enjoyable videos to watch on YouTube features Colonel Gadafi. I am not referring to those snuff…

Lead Remainer suggests Cambridge vice-chancellor ‘should go back to Canada’

9 February 2018 12:27

Since leaving government, Lord Adonis has busied himself as a chief cheerleader for the campaign to stop Brexit. The Remain…

There’s life after Brexit for Cambridge University

8 January 2017 8:00

As a former student of English at Cambridge, I am sent the faculty magazine, 9 West Road. Its latest issue…

Tristram Hunt shares his views on Labour with the one per cent

2 November 2015 15:36

With Tristram Hunt reported to be one of the Labour MPs on the list of targets for de-selection, the former…

The Guardian sponsors white tie ball at Cambridge University’s oldest college

19 March 2015 18:17

Last week the Green Party was forced to cancel a planned black tie fundraiser after their members complained that the champagne-fuelled…

One of Gordon Brown’s undeniable achievements: breaking the Oxford mould

2 December 2014 16:43

Say what you will about Gordon Brown — and plenty have over the last 24 hours — but there is…

The University of Cambridge must choose its donors wisely

24 March 2014 17:57

Just over three years ago, when I was editor of Varsity, Cambridge’s student newspaper, we ran a story documenting how…

Exclusive: the police have offered to HELP Trenton Oldfield protest at the 2013 Boat Race.

27 March 2013 12:34

Trenton Oldfield, the Australian who was fished out of the Thames last year when disrupting the Oxford-Cambridge Boat Race, is…