Events in October

Fri 30th October

BAIT Issue Nine Submissions Open
15th August noon - 31st October 11:59pm
Online
BAIT Issue Ten is coming next term, and its theme is BORDERS. We can't wait to see all your doodles, poems, polemics and more - deadline October 30th! More info on submissions is live on our refreshed website here - baitzine.com/submissions/
Oxbridge Finance Conference
15th October midnight - 30th October midnight
Online
First held in 2014, the Conference will be a fully virtual event featuring speeches from industry leaders, thematic panels consisting of specialist speakers, application workshops, and plenty of networking sessions.
Trick or Treat?! Halloween Fundraiser
17th October midnight - 31st October midnight
Choose to spook or treat your friends this Halloween with a trick or a treat in their pigeon hole. All proceeds of this fundraiser will be given to Afrinspire.
RAG Halloween Treasure Hunt
30th October midnight - 31st October 11:59pm
Cambridge
Fancy finding the spooky parts of Cambridge this Halloween? Look no further than RAGs Halloween treasure hunt!
Class Act Forum - Michaelmas 1
6pm - 8pm
Microsoft Teams
Come along to chat about all things Class Act, hear updates from our committee members and share your thoughts on what exactly we should be doing this term!
Summer Project Evening
7pm - 9:15pm

Sat 31st October

BAIT Issue Nine Submissions Open
15th August noon - 31st October 11:59pm
Online
BAIT Issue Ten is coming next term, and its theme is BORDERS. We can't wait to see all your doodles, poems, polemics and more - deadline October 30th! More info on submissions is live on our refreshed website here - baitzine.com/submissions/
Trick or Treat?! Halloween Fundraiser
17th October midnight - 31st October midnight
Choose to spook or treat your friends this Halloween with a trick or a treat in their pigeon hole. All proceeds of this fundraiser will be given to Afrinspire.
RAG Halloween Treasure Hunt
30th October midnight - 31st October 11:59pm
Cambridge
Fancy finding the spooky parts of Cambridge this Halloween? Look no further than RAGs Halloween treasure hunt!

Mon 2nd November

Michaelmas Elections: Nominations Open
2nd November 9am - 10th November noon
Discussion Groups Meeting
5pm - 7pm
We're kicking off our discussion group meetings with a back-to-back session on the skills needed for successful social impact projects.
Meditation and Positive Psychology
6pm - 6:45pm
In this Monday drop-in meditation session, we will be discussing and experimenting with how meditation can help to connect to our own inner potential of strength and stability.

Tue 3rd November

Michaelmas Elections: Nominations Open
2nd November 9am - 10th November noon
CUHRLS Podcast: Episode 4 Release
6pm - 7pm
Tune in to the 4th episode in our series of podcasts, where we talk to leading experts to learn more about the most important human rights issues of the day.
Sock Bunnies
6pm - 8pm
Come and create a lovely sock bunny with us! :)

Wed 4th November

Michaelmas Elections: Nominations Open
2nd November 9am - 10th November noon
#RakyatRabu: Politics in Malaysia
1pm - 2pm
Zoom (sign-ups available for members only)
In our second segment of #RakyatRabu (translates to Citizen Wednesday in Malay), we are proud to be hosting YB Tony Pua, who will be offering key insights and perspectives on politics in Malaysia.
DSC Feeling Blue screening - open to all!
4pm - 6pm
https://meet.google.com/esn-tzwi-aqe
Join us as we watch the documentary Feeling Blue, which talks about Mental Health at Cambridge.

Thu 5th November

Michaelmas Elections: Nominations Open
2nd November 9am - 10th November noon
The Ethics of Vaccination – Professor Julian Savulescu
6pm - 7pm
Students Against Pseudoscience is a student-run society, dedicated to promoting awareness around the changing landscape surrounding scientific misinformation and its threats to society.
'Economically Evaluating the impact of interventions tackling antibiotic resistance from a One Health perspective'
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Nichola Naylor is a research fellow at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Join us as she gives us an insight into the interaction between antimicrobial resistance in livestock and in humans!
Capitalism and the Mental Health Crisis
7pm - 8:30pm
Register on Zoom to attend!
Water and words: a career above and below the waves
7pm - 8pm
https://tinyurl.com/waterandwords
Touching the hearts of the masses by bring stories of the sea to life - catch Helen Scale's sharing session about her journey as a marine biologist to a natural history writer and science communicator! Join us on 5th Nov at 7pm!

Fri 6th November

Michaelmas Elections: Nominations Open
2nd November 9am - 10th November noon
DSC Feeling Blue discussion - open to all!
4pm - 6pm
https://meet.google.com/kar-icej-suj
Join us for our discussion on the documentary Feeling Blue. We will be chatting about Mental Health at Cambridge, how it is approached by staff and how students feel about it.
Netflix Party Night!
7pm - 9:30pm
Quiz Night
7pm - 11pm
Zoom
Prove your Northern prowess or learn some more Northern culture with our fiendish pub quiz.

Sat 7th November

Michaelmas Elections: Nominations Open
2nd November 9am - 10th November noon
CA x LGBT+ Social
3pm - 4pm
The event is on Google Meet: https://meet.google.com/cyn-mkky-vhk
Come join us for a chill virtual social with LGBT+ Class Act students! Bringing a cup (or two) of tea is recommended but not essential.
Vegan Society 'Facewine'
8:30pm - 10:30pm
Online - link will be released nearer the event
Drop in to this chilled social with a glass of (hopefully vegan) wine! For the non-drinkers feel free to join with a fun drink of your choice! For some good vegan wine recommendations, drop into the Cambridge Wine Merchants

Sun 8th November

Michaelmas Elections: Nominations Open
2nd November 9am - 10th November noon
Compassion In Action
4pm - 5:30pm
Talk by Wenda Shehata, co-founder of Hugletts Wood Farm Animal Sanctuary

Mon 9th November

Michaelmas Elections: Nominations Open
2nd November 9am - 10th November noon
Discussion Groups Meeting
5pm - 7pm
Get to meet like-minded people involved in ITIC and exchange ideas through our week 5 “speed-dating” event.
Meditation and Positive Psychology
6pm - 6:45pm
In this Monday drop-in meditation session, we will be discussing and experimenting with how meditation can help to connect to our own inner potential of strength and stability.
Personal Project Drop-In
6pm - 8pm
Come and work on your own art projects alongside others! :)
CamWIS Book Club
7:30pm - 9pm

Tue 10th November

Michaelmas Elections: Nominations Open
2nd November 9am - 10th November noon
Fireside Chats with Mickael Laine
1pm - 2pm
Mickael is an assistant professor at the Space Robotics Lab (SRL) at Tohoku University in Japan. He has worked on a variety of robots for space applications, including winning a Google Lunar XPRIZE prize. He will be sharing his experiences with us.
Friendship Bracelets
6pm - 8pm
Come and create some friendship bracelets with us! :)

Wed 11th November

Pub Quiz Social
5pm - 7pm
Another week 5 event to cure the blues but this time in collaboration with other development societies!
Conservation Talk
7pm - 8pm
Likely to Be Virtual (According to current government guidelines)
Join us as we engage with a talk from an exciting speaker, covering some of the current hot topics surrounding Conservation and Wildlife globally
DSC Campaigns meeting
7pm - 9pm
https://meet.google.com/rbd-kzny-beb
Join our DSC Campaigns Officers (Alfie, Chay and Mhairi) to find out more about their manifesto aims, the work they’re doing to meet these aims, and have your say on what issues you feel we should be campaigning on.
UN Careers Event
7pm - 8pm

Fri 13th November

Sun 15th November

Vegan Society: Virtual Cook-Along
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Online - link will be released nearer the event
Come on call to join in with a fun vegan cook along! The recipe and a full list of ingredients will be included closer to the event, but feel free to join to see the committee embarrass themselves in the kitchen!

Mon 16th November

Discussion Groups Meeting
5pm - 7pm
Feel free to come along and learn about our current fantastic projects!
Meditation and Positive Psychology
6pm - 6:45pm
In this Monday drop-in meditation session, we will be discussing and experimenting with how meditation can help to connect to our own inner potential of strength and stability.
CamWIS Pub Quiz
7:30pm - 9pm
Zoom

Tue 17th November

Lecture: Science for Greater Equality from Public Policy
17th November midnight - 18th November midnight
CUHRLS Podcast: Episode 5 Release
6pm - 7pm
Tune in to the 5th episode in our series of podcasts, where we talk to leading experts to learn more about the most important human rights issues of the day.
Knitting and Crochet
6pm - 8pm
Come and learn how to knit/ crochet with us! :)

Wed 18th November

Careers Transition Panel
18th November midnight - 19th November midnight

Thu 19th November

Fireside Chats with Raia Hadsell
4pm - 5pm
Join us for a casual chat with Raia Hadsell, a senior research scientist at Deepmind with a focus on robotics and deep learning. Hear what she has to share about her experience in AI research and learn something new from her sharing.
Lessons from plants for treating infectious disease in people and farm animals
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Sir David Baulcombe is a researcher and the Head of the Department of Plant Sciences at the University of Cambridge. Join us as he gives an insight into the impact of plant biotechnology on human health and the environment!

Fri 20th November

Superior: The Return of Race Science – Angela Saini
6pm - 7pm
Students Against Pseudoscience is a student-run society, dedicated to promoting awareness around the changing landscape surrounding scientific misinformation and its threats to society.

Sat 21st November

Music Streaming
8pm - 11pm
Zoom
Grab a glass, kick back, and listen to some great Northern classics. In breakoff zoom rooms, you can discuss your favourites with likeminded music lovers!

Mon 23rd November

CUSPE Forum
23rd November midnight - 25th November midnight
Discussion Groups Meeting 4
5pm - 7pm
Feel free to come along and learn about our current fantastic projects!
Meditation and Positive Psychology
6pm - 6:45pm
In this Monday drop-in meditation session, we will be discussing and experimenting with how meditation can help to connect to our own inner potential of strength and stability.
Personal Project Drop-In
6pm - 8pm
Come and work on your own art projects alongside others! :)
CamWIS Book Club
7:30pm - 9pm
Zoom

Tue 24th November

CUSPE Forum
23rd November midnight - 25th November midnight
Air-Dry Clay Modelling
6pm - 8pm
Come and model some air-dry clay with us! :)

Wed 25th November

CUSPE Forum
23rd November midnight - 25th November midnight

Thu 26th November

Fri 27th November

Netflix Party Night!
7pm - 9:30pm
Netflix Party
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