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The Person Behind the Prize: An Interview with Richard Parmee

The Parmee Prize competition is an annual event that offers students a chance to win £2000 to kickstart their business. Richard Parmee (1970) is the driving force behind the prize. He began at Pembroke in the Natural Sciences Tripos, but after two years had migrated to Electrical Sciences in Engineering. This, it transpired, was a good decision, as he did well enough there to begin research in what is now signal…

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Lent 2018: A Snapshot of Events

January can be a slow month, but if you’re wondering what to do with yourself, wonder no more! Because terms at Cambridge are only eight weeks long they tend to…

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For a Winter Afternoon

There's only five days until Christmas; the perfect time for some wintry poetry from President of the Pembroke Poetry Society, Michael Brown For a Winter afternoon Dedicated to Helena Thurm There is a pure sky Winter afternoon that hangs, like the distant sound of sudden church bells. Like finding your gift message pencilled on my receipt. That warm feeling,like your footprints melting into snow. Michael Brown www.poetbrownie.com mab233@cam.ac.uk

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2017 in Pictures: Part 2

Last time on the blog we looked back at some of the music, talks, and fundraising that took place in 2017. We continue our year in pictures with some of…

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2017 in Pictures: Part 1

Now that 2017 is finished, we take a look at a small snapshot of the many events, achievements, and important moments of 2017. Lent term saw a flurry of fundraising…

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