India’s water crisis
Dr Bhaskar Vira, Director of the Cambridge Conservation Research Institute, says India’s water crises demand more than grand projects.
Fitz Fellow finds ‘tallest’ tree
David Coomes is the lead Cambridge researcher on the team that found the 89.5 m tree in one of Malaysia’s last untouched wildernesses.
50th anniversary 'Billy Pride' ale
This year Fitzwilliam celebrates 50 years as a College. To mark the occasion Fitz Bar is serving two new beers: Billy Pride and Fitz Lager.
Fitzwilliam’s 50th Anniversary
This year Fitzwilliam celebrates 50 years as a College, and has launched #50FitzFacts social media campaign to mark the occasion.
Exhibition features Head Porter
John Eisold, former Head Porter at Fitzwilliam College, is one of 25 Head Porters featured in a new exhibition of portraits by Louise Riley-Smith.
Sarah Winckless, Chef de Mission
Fitz alum Sarah Winckless is to be Team England Chef de Mission for the 2018 Commonwealth Games and 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games.
Anatomy Craft Show
On 29 April the Fitzwilliam Medical and Veterinary Society held their annual Anatomy Craft Show in College.
Sant Jordi's Day at Fitzwilliam College
A big celebration of Catalonia’s Sant Jordi organised by Ms Carme Calduch Rios (Bye-Fellow) took place in College on Friday 22 April.
New record-breaking telephone campaign
This year’s telephone fundraising campaign, which took place 4–18 April, ended with more than £200,000 pledged to the College over the next three years – a new record-breaking campaign for Fitzwilliam.
Fitzwilliam’s Deputy FOH Supervisor Awarded Food Service Skills Award
Jacqui Cattle, the College’s Deputy Front of House Supervisor, was awarded Bronze in the ‘Food Service Skills’ category at the 23rd Annual TUCO (The University Caterers Organisation) Skills Competition at Warwick University last month.
Cambridge Ladies Win Modern Pentathlon Varsity Match
The Cambridge Ladies' Team, of which two of its members, Alice Watson and Ali Simon, are Fitzwilliam College students, wins 2016 Modern Pentathlon Varsity match.
NGS ‘Gardens Open for Charity’ day at Fitzwilliam
On Sunday 10 April Fitwilliam College will, together with Churchill College, open its gardens to visitors as part of the National Garden Scheme’s ‘Gardens open for charity’ events.