Virtual Research Day
, 09:00 - 19:30
The Virtual Research Day event is where students join and present a 10-minute presentation on a topic of their research or interest.
#LivefromLucy: 'Fiery Floripas: The Muslim Warrior Woman in Medieval French and English Literature' with Dr Eva Simmons
, 6pm - 7pm BST
Join us for this fascinating virtual event in which Dr Eva Simmons discusses Muslim heroines in literature.
#LivefromLucy: 'It’s Not All Zoom and Gloom' with Richard Watson
, 6pm - 7pm BST
Join us for this fascinating virtual talk with Futurist Richard Watson as he discusses why the future is not beyond our control.
Lucy Lawyers Virtual Networking Reception
, 6pm - 7.30pm BST
Join us for this virtual networking event and celebration for Lucy Cavendish Law students, alumnae and associates.
Varsity Match 2021
This year’s Varsity matches will be held at Welford Road, Leicester.
Online Creative Writing Course
Bookings are now open for the Online Lucy Cavendish College Creative Writing Weekend on 25th and 26th September 2021
Watch Past Events
#LivefromLucy: 'Reducing Treatment-Related Toxicity for Children with WNT-Medulloblastoma'
This informative Live from Lucy talk with Dr Jessica Taylor discussed reducing treatment-related toxicity for children with brain cancer.
#LivefromLucy: 'The dynamics of fluids and their beauty in the small scale'
Dr Cristina Rodriguez Rivero discusses the dynamics and beauty of fluids.
#LivefromLucy: 'Social innovation within and beyond the pandemic'
Watch Dr Neil Stott discuss how organisations, educators and social innovation activists have reacted to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Connections: COVID-19 One Year On
As part of our “Connections” series and the 2021 Cambridge Festival, we held a fascinating virtual talk featuring experts discussing COVID-19
#LivefromLucy: 'Bankers: from Pillars to Pariahs'
Watch this informative virtual talk where Ian Peacock discusses how attitudes towards bankers have changed
Love your Library Week
From 22nd to 26th of February our Librarians organised a range of activities which students could participate in, wherever they were
#LivefromLucy in conjunction with Connections: "Out with the new, in with the old: an old class of drug with new tricks in cancer"
A fascinating virtual talk with Dr Soma Sengupta where she discussed leveraging a neurotransmitter receptor in cancers, with a historical slant.
#LivefromLucy: '3 Dimensional Thinkers – the Advantages of Dyslexia'
Harriet Kelsall discusses her experiences with dyslexia and its advantages.
#LivefromLucy: 'A socio-technical approach to domestic energy demand: Case-study of middle-class housing in Pakistan'
Watch Dr Rihab Khalid discussing energy demands in Pakistan. The talk was also part of Lucy Cavendish's Anna Bidder Series.
#LivefromLucy: 'Practical ethics in the Covid-19 pandemic’ with Dr Elizabeth Fistein
Dr Elizabeth Fistein talks about ethical decision making during the Covid pandemic
Lunch in Thailand with Dr Dhooleka Raj
Lucy alumnae (who live locally) were invited by Dr Doohleka Raj for a social event in Bangkok
Connections: science, poetry and the pandemic
5 scientists join 5 poets, working together to create a poem that reflects their research during the pandemic.
'Frontal lobe function and the psychopathology of everyday life' with Professor Trevor Robbins
Listen to Professor Trevor Robbins as he gives us a glimpse into how the brain works in this #LivefromLucy talk
#LivefromLucy: 'Studying genetics to understand common diseases’ with Dr Laura Fachal
Dr Laura Fachal discusses how genetic variants contribute to the development of common diseases.
'Solving intractable social problems: can business and enterprise play a role? with Dr Kulothungan
#LivefromLucy with Dr Gladius Kulothungan 'Can businesses help us achieve widespread development?'
Fiction Prize shortlist readings 2020
A wonderfully moving series of readings by the shortlisted authors of the Lucy Cavendish Fiction Prize 2020
#LivefromLucy with Dr Suzanne Doyle-Morris
Dr Suzanne Doyle-Morris discusses her latest book, 'The Con Job'.
In conversation with Honorary Fellows Jackie Ashley and Sarah Sands
Jackie and Sarah discuss how to carve a career in an uncertain world
#LivefromLucy with Professor Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger
Professor Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger discusses why Law must work to foster and not frustrate post-pandemic recovery.
'Wait, why am I here again? And how did I get here? - Tale of a confused Postdoc.'
Dr Aishwarya Jacob akes you through the challenges and key findings of her career from cancer-related research to Cardiovascular Biology
#LucyInLockdown with Dr. Maria Colzani & Dr. Maria Rosa Pozzi
Exploring the effects of the COV2 infection on cardiovascular biology
#LucyInLockdown with Baroness Helena Kennedy QC
A special edition of #LucyInLockdown with Baroness Helena Kennedy QC, Honorary Fellow of Lucy Cavendish College
'Mortui vivos docent: life stories from human remains' with Dr Corinne Duhig
A fascinating #LucyInLockdown and Connections talk with Osteoarchaeologist Dr Corinne Duhig.
Connections - Science, Poetry and the Brain
Connections, in partnership with AstraZeneca, is a unique project where science meets art and creative writing
#LucyInLockdown - with Professor Vicki Ann Cremona
Professor Vicki Ann Cremona 'Empowering Civil Society. Murder, corruption and political activism in Malta'.
Viruses, pandemics and lessons learnt with Virologist Dr Jane Greatorex
A #LucyInLockdown virtual talk with Senior Tutor and Virologist Dr Jane Greatorex.
#LucyInLockdown: Poetry and Engineering with Lucy's Postdocs
An interdisciplinary event with Lucy Postdocs Dr Mary Murphy and Dr Zhong-Nan Wang.
#LucyInLockdown: A tale of two languages – from science to science policy
Dr Karen Stroobants MRSC, Science Policy Unit Lead at Royal Society of Chemistry
#LucyInLockdown: ‘The New Normal’ with The Reverend Canon Adrian Daffern
College Fellow The Reverend Canon Adrian Daffern offers his wisdom and insight as we all find our ‘new normal’.
Ever met an internationally acclaimed Voice-Actor? Q&A with David Ault
Lucy Cavendish college welcomes David Ault, an internationally acclaimed voice actor and narrator.