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Hidden Places at Pembroke: the Vestry

There are some places in Pembroke that most of our members and visitors won't usually see. One of these is known best to the Choirs of Pembroke: the Vestry. The vestry is a small room by the Chapel, accessed by the same easily-overlooked door that leads to the organ loft. Here the Choir get ready for services, store their robes, and of course make cups of tea. The vestry has…

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PKP Photo Competitions

The Pembroke-King’s Summer Programme 2018 is over. However we are still enjoying looking through the memories shared with us through the photo competition. Winners This year there were four categories…

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To the Next Generation of PKP

This year during the Pembroke-King's Summer Programme we ran a blogging competition in which students submitted blogs about their time studying in Cambridge. The winner is Angie Cornwell, whose letter to a future generation of PKP students is beautifully written and captures everything we love about PKP. Congratulations Angie, and thank you for your blog! Article originally published on Angie's blog. Photos also by Angie I cannot believe it is already the last week of school. The time has gone by so quickly and I leave in less than a week which is so surreal. I thought I would put together a little post for anyone looking to participate in PKP…

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Summer Maintenance at Pembroke

After the excitement of May week and graduation there is a brief lull in activity, but for one department it’s the start of the busiest time of year. Robert Griggs…

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Meet the Team: Rosie Lawrence

Rosie is a Programmes Administrator in the IP department. Here she writes about her experiences as part of the PKP team. I joined the International Programmes team at Pembroke College in October 2016…

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Reflections of a Japanese Programmes PA.

In today’s blog PA Chris writes about the Japanese Programmes, part of the summer programmes run by our International Programmes department. Hi! My name is Chris and I recently graduated from…

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