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Cambridge to offer grants to help freshers buy necessary tech for partly online term

Undergraduates could be eligible for £1000 under the new ‘Digital Gateway Grants’ scheme

Extinction Rebellion launch divestment campaign against University of Cambridge

‘We cannot and will not wait any longer’

Jesus College under fire for accepting donations from Huawei

The college accepted hundreds of thousands of pounds from the Chinese tech giant as well as an agency part of the Chinese State Council

CUSU release open letter against potential rent hike by Cambridge Colleges

The letter has been signed by eighteen JCRs and MCRs across the university

Historian and Former Honorary Fellow David Starkey apologises for slavery comments

‘I apologise unreservedly for the offence it caused’

David Starkey loses honorary fellowship from Fitzwilliam College over slavery comments

He claimed that slavery was not genocide because there were ‘so many damned blacks’

Caius College decides to remove commemorative window to Eugenicist alum

Caius students received an email today from the Master and Senior Tutor of the college

History finalists are still waiting on results a full day after the expected date

The Faculty of History has not yet been in touch about the delay

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Cambridge University defends academics’ rights to free speech over Twitter incident

Dr Priyamavada Gopal faced backlash on Twitter for stating that ‘White Lives Don’t Matter. As white lives’

‘It will be a full stop for us’: Eastern European students on the loss of home fee status

Eastern European students predict that the loss of EU home fee status means the end for Cambridge applications from the region

Breaking: Cambridge announces that it will reopen ‘to all students’ next academic year with term dates unchanged

An email sent out today outlined a seven-point plan on how the university will run in Michaelmas term

Extinction Rebellion Youth Cambridge graffiti Caius ‘Gate of Honour’

They have written the message ‘Eugenics is Genocide. Fisher Must Fall’

Cambridge saved over £240,000 in pay deductions during 2019-20 strikes

The deducted pay was split between student hardship funds, a pilot eating disorder clinic, and the Childcare Bursary Scheme

Cambridge holds onto top spot in Complete University League Table for the 10th year running

Nice try Oxford

Students petition for window commemorating eugenicist to be removed from college hall

The petition surpassed 600 signatures in under a day

Oxford vs Cambridge ‘Power2Inspire virtual boat race’ to promote inclusion through sport

This unique, inclusive online race is the first of its kind!