history

Why does everyone want to know what I’m doing after uni?

And no, it’s not consultancy

How to: Get into Cambridge!!

The dos and don’ts of the personal statement

Female students underperform in History Tripos – AGAIN

Boys scooped disproportionately more Firsts than girls in last year’s exams

Is the Cambridge History course really that sexist?

Clumsy complaining can undermine focus on the real issue of female underperformance

Cambridge University’s new Vice-Chancellor takes office

Professor Stephen Toope will be the 364th Vice-Chancellor of the University

Young man’s dream of being ‘professor of swords’ one step closer to becoming a reality

He was inspired by the Fitzwilliam Museum’s collection

Cambridge cobbles in JEOPARDY

They’re on shaky ground

History examiners told not to use the word ‘genius’ as it is associated with men

The statement follows news of radical History Faculty reform

Cambridge History Faculty responds to reform at Oxford

Oxford is introducing a compulsory ‘non-British and non-European paper’

News Column: Memeception and Trinity Tipples

Read it to be sure it isn’t about you

Which absolutist monarch is your college?

Since all Cambridge students have egos large enough to rival Charles I

Is a work-life balance impossible in Cambridge?

Give yourself a break

Careers and Cambridge: Obsession or Anathema?

The culture of careers at Cambridge differs substantially depending on who you talk to

The News Roundup Week 2: Contactless cards and College Cats

Welcome back to week 2 of the News Column, apparently so beloved that other student Journos are following suit.

Ex-Cambridge student Rurik Jutting locked up for life over double murder

He was found guilty of torturing and decapitating two women in Hong Kong

I already hate my degree

Need I say more? The rest is history.

Ditching ‘Tokyo-to-Kyoto’ is patronising and ignorant

Can’t be bothered to learn the history of a country? Assume they’re all the same and yell ‘offensive’ whenever things get a little international.

In defence of post-prelim blues

We’ve all heard the chorus of “This term is super fun for English and History students! They get eight weeks of lounging in the grass before May Week while everyone else slaves in the library.”

John’s College built on ancient burial ground

There always was something sinister about that place

German TV stardom for Cambridge History Professor

A Cambridge Historian has become an unexpected German TV hit after his new history series attracted millions of viewers in the country.