BAIT Issue Nine Submissions Open
15th August - 31st October
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/
Freshers | Drop-in
Kung Fu classes
11th-30th September
Online (due to Coronavirus) via Zoom, or in person at locations aross Cambridge University. Contact us for more information.
Kung Fu classes run every Wednesday and Friday 7:30pm - 8:30pm Instructor Karim Daoud Email: karim@fwcinstructors.com Phone: 07957 261 417
Training | Freshers | Drop-in
Patterns and Sparring classes
11th-30th September
Online (due to Coronavirus) via Zoom, or in person at locations aross Cambridge University. Contact us for more information.
Patterns and Sparring classes run every Wednesday and Friday 8:30pm - 9:30pm Please note Patterns and Sparring classes are only available to members. Instructor Karim Daoud Email: karim@fwcinstructors.com Phone: 07957 261 417
Training | Freshers | Drop-in
Tai Chi Classes
11th-30th September
Online (due to Coronavirus) via Zoom, or in person at locations aross Cambridge University. Contact us for more information.
Tai Chi classes run every Wednesday and Friday 6:30pm - 7:30pm Instructor Karim Daoud Email: karim@fwcinstructors.com Phone: 07957 261 417
Training | Freshers | Drop-in
RAG Halloween Treasure Hunt
30th-31st October
Cambridge
Fancy finding the spooky parts of Cambridge this Halloween? Look no further than RAGs Halloween treasure hunt!
Discussion Groups Meeting
2nd November
We're kicking off our discussion group meetings with a back-to-back session on the skills needed for successful social impact projects.
Workshops | Forum | Drop-in
Dr. Alex Edmans webinar - Purpose & Profit
2nd November
Virtual - Zoom - https://www.cusiss.org/events/event-alex-edmans
Professor Alex Edmans discusses "How Great Companies Deliver Both Purpose and Profit"
Meditation and Positive Psychology
2nd November
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.
CUHRLS Podcast: Episode 4 Release
3rd November
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
3rd November
Come and create a lovely sock bunny with us! :)
Workshops | Social | Freshers | Drop-in
Election Night Event
3rd November
#RakyatRabu: Politics in Malaysia
4th November
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!
4th November
https://meet.google.com/esn-tzwi-aqe
Join us as we watch the documentary Feeling Blue, which talks about Mental Health at Cambridge.
The Ethics of Vaccination – Professor Julian Savulescu
5th November
Students Against Pseudoscience is a student-run society, dedicated to promoting awareness around the changing landscape surrounding scientific misinformation and its threats to society.
Workshops | Forum
'Economically Evaluating the impact of interventions tackling antibiotic resistance from a One Health perspective'
5th November
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
5th November
Register on Zoom to attend!
Water and words: a career above and below the waves
5th November
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!
Drop-in | Social | Workshops
DSC Feeling Blue discussion - open to all!
6th November
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.
Social
Quiz Night
6th November
Zoom
Prove your Northern prowess or learn some more Northern culture with our fiendish pub quiz.
Social
CA x LGBT+ Social
7th November
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.
Social | Drop-in
Vegan Society 'Facewine'
7th November
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
Social | Freshers | Drop-in
Compassion In Action
8th November
Talk by Wenda Shehata, co-founder of Hugletts Wood Farm Animal Sanctuary
Discussion Groups Meeting
9th November
Get to meet like-minded people involved in ITIC and exchange ideas through our week 5 “speed-dating” event.
Forum | Drop-in
Meditation and Positive Psychology
9th November
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
9th November
Come and work on your own art projects alongside others! :)
Workshops | Social | Freshers | Drop-in
CamWIS Book Club
9th November
Social
Fireside Chats with Mickael Laine
10th November
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
10th November
Come and create some friendship bracelets with us! :)
Workshops | Social | Freshers | Drop-in
Pub Quiz Social
11th November
Another week 5 event to cure the blues but this time in collaboration with other development societies!
Forum | Drop-in
Conservation Talk
11th November
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
Forum
DSC Campaigns meeting
11th November
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
11th November
Vegan Society: Virtual Cook-Along
15th November
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!
Workshops | Drop-in
Discussion Groups Meeting
16th November
Feel free to come along and learn about our current fantastic projects!
Forum | Drop-in
Meditation and Positive Psychology
16th November
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
16th November
Zoom
Social
CUHRLS Podcast: Episode 5 Release
17th November
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
17th November
Come and learn how to knit/ crochet with us! :)
Workshops | Social | Freshers | Drop-in
Event to be announced
17th November
Careers Transition Panel
18th-19th November
Fireside Chats with Raia Hadsell
19th November
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
19th November
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!
Superior: The Return of Race Science – Angela Saini
20th November
Students Against Pseudoscience is a student-run society, dedicated to promoting awareness around the changing landscape surrounding scientific misinformation and its threats to society.
Workshops | Forum
Music Streaming
21st November
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!
Social
CUSPE Forum
23rd-25th November
Discussion Groups Meeting 4
23rd November
Feel free to come along and learn about our current fantastic projects!
Forum | Drop-in
Meditation and Positive Psychology
23rd November
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
23rd November
Come and work on your own art projects alongside others! :)
Workshops | Social | Freshers | Drop-in
CamWIS Book Club
23rd November
Zoom
Social
Air-Dry Clay Modelling
24th November
Come and model some air-dry clay with us! :)
Workshops | Social | Freshers | Drop-in
Black Lives Matter PANEL
26th November
Netflix Party Night!
27th November
Netflix Party
Social
Speaker: Bonnie Glaser
28th November
Showcase & Social
30th November
Find out what the different ITIC Projects have been getting up to with the end-of-term showcase followed by another ITIC social.
Forum | Drop-in
Meditation and Positive Psychology
30th November
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.
Panel on Misinformation – Dr Sander van der Linden, Dr Stephan Lewandowsky, Dr Jan Roozenboek
30th November
Students Against Pseudoscience is a student-run society, dedicated to promoting awareness around the changing landscape surrounding scientific misinformation and its threats to society.
Workshops | Social | Forum
Paper Marbling
1st December
Come and do some paper marbling with us! :)
Workshops | Social | Freshers | Drop-in
Sinterklaas!
3rd December
Join us for our yearly Sinterklaas celebration! Pepernoten and other traditional Sinterklaas snacks will be provided by us!
Social
Bridgemas Social
3rd December
Norther Draw-along
3rd December
Zoom
Missing home? Why not sit and draw it- no art skills needed, but prizes for creativity awarded!
Social
On Alternative Medicine - Dr Edzard Ernst
4th December
Students Against Pseudoscience is a student-run society, dedicated to promoting awareness around the changing landscape surrounding scientific misinformation and its threats to society.
Workshops | Forum