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White Women’s Tears: Cambridge has a problem with selective forgiveness

Why have we welcomed Mary Beard and Barbara Stocking back with open arms?

NEWS COLUMN: Week 5 round-up

Read on for the trick to snagging a John’s ticket

Mary Beard’s tweets on Oxfam controversy shut down by Dr. Priya Gopal

This comes after Beard caused controversy tweeting about Haiti

BREAKING: Oriel College tells the world RHODES WILL NOT FALL

History will not be rewritten, says Oriel, finally bringing the massive “Rhodes Must Fall in Oxford” media phenomenon to something of a conclusion

Beardy left ‘wanting to weep’ by no-platform trolls, signs letter of opposition

Beard says no to no-platforming

Mary Beard: We don’t get free booze!

Beard has this week launched a staunch defence of Cambridge dons, insisting “We’re not port-swigging freeloaders.”

Cambridge’s Most Eccentric Professors – Part 2

BEX SENTANCE rounds up some more of our most wonderfully weird academics.

Beard backs calls for more females in Academia

More than 50 senior Cambridge academics have called for a more ‘inclusive’ selection process for senior research positions.

Cambridge Legend Mary Beard Faces Twitter Bomb Threats

Professor Beard was subjected to multiple Tweets last week threatening to bomb her home in Cambridge.

Jelly Wrestles Back: Counter-Protest Reaches 1000 Signatures

Jelly is set to be flavour of the month as the counter-petition calling for jelly wrestling to be reinstated hits the big 1000.

Beard Bags Pin-Up Prize

Mary Beard has hit back at her critics by scooping a pin-up award.

Beard Blasts Sexist Gill

Mary Beard has received widespread support after being abused by a critic for her looks.

10 Questions: Mary Beard

MARY BEARD: “Once naughty, always naughty!” HOLLY STEVENSON talks to Britain’s best known Classicist about Jamie’s Dream School, Kate and Wills’ wedding, and being ‘the thinking man’s Ann Widdecombe.’

Cambridge Goes On Offensive Over Access

Both students and academics have come out against MP’s allegations over university intake, winning the support of key education groups in the process.

Classics Don in Coalition Curriculum Spat

Mary Beard has slammed Simon Schama’s role as an advisor on the new history curriculum.