Stories and memories
Here we hope to gather member’s memories of the early years of co-residency and the ways in which the College has changed since 1984.
Dr Valerie Kyle talks about being Pembroke’s first ever woman Fellow in 1983.
Emma Johnson (1985) on life as a student, a musician and Pembroke’s first female Honorary Fellow.
Reminiscences from Jane and Stuart Moore (both 1984), who were the first Pembroke marriage.
Kate Beales (1984) on life at – and since – Pembroke. (From Kit Smart’s blog, 3rd February 2015.)
Mary Karavaggelis (2011) asks Caroline Holmes (née Buckley, 1984) about her memories of arriving at Pembroke.
Emeritus Fellow Barbara Bodenhorn on joining the Pembroke community as a feminist.
Sovaida Ma’ani Ewing (1985) speaks about being one of the first graduate students at Pembroke. (From Kit Smart’s blog, 18th September 2014.)
Dr Rivkah Zim talks about becoming Pembroke’s first resident female Fellow.
A transcript of the speech given by Caroline Holmes (née Buckley, 1984) at a dinner for matriculands of 1984 and 1994.
Vicky Bowman (1984), the first ever female president of the Junior Parlour, writes about her experience of arriving at Pembroke. (From the Martlet, spring 2014.)
Charlotte Chorley (2012), writes about how things have changed for women in the College. (From the Martlet, spring 2014.)
Pembroke Fellow Hildegard Diemberger on inspirational women from ancient Tibet. (From the Martlet, spring 2014.)