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Darwin College Lecture Series

In 2014 the annual multidisciplinary series hosted by Darwin College examined the topic Plagues in the broad context of a disease or calamity of proportions that cause high morbidity or mortality with lasting impact on populations. The speakers delved into plagues of the past, present and considered future threats to all populations that inhabit the earth.


If you were unable to attend the lectures, you can still experience these extremely popular lectures by viewing their recordings on-line on the Streaming Media Service


Ludmil Alexandrov, PhD student at the Sanger Institute, has been recognised this month by Forbes Magazine as one of the "30 brightest stars under the age of 30 in the Science category. More..."

Professors Chris Bishop and Jane Francis have been recognised by the Science Council as two of the "100 leading UK practising scientists" in the Investigator Scientist and Explorer Scientist categories respectively.

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Tue 22 Apr All day Kitchens open
All day Full Term begins
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Thu 24 Apr 12:45 Private lunch
Fri 25 Apr 13:15 Meals Committee
Sat 26 Apr All day Degree Congregation

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