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At John's

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College Bar Opening Times

The college bar will now be unlocked from 10am every morning so that if you wish to work in there, or socialise, you can use the space during the morning. The bar will still begin service at 12:30pm as usual, and the bar staff have asked that if you are using the bar in the […]
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Academic and Careers

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Larmor Society Careers Event

The Larmor Society are hosting a STEM careers event this Wednesday 31st January, 6-7pm in the Lightfoot Room! This should be useful for students of all year groups as there’ll be advice on getting summer internships, PhDs, and careers in industry, with special guest speakers from TPP who are generously sponsoring the event. There’ll be […]
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CUSU

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Shadowing Scheme

CUSU run a university wide shadowing scheme every year, and they are looking for volunteers to sign up for 2017! It’s a brilliant scheme and makes a huge difference. Hundreds of talented state-educated Year 12s from schools and families with little or no tradition of higher education visit Cambridge and experience university life first-hand. ‘Shadows’ spend […]
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Ethical Affairs

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Student Switch Off volunteer training – boost your CV and pick up a free t shirt!

The Cambridge Student Switch Off is looking for enthusiastic, environmentally-minded students to become Ambassadors for their campaign. There are four sessions to choose from and all take place on Fri 28th Oct in Sidney Sussex college (William Mong lecture theatre). The session will be a fun and interactive workshop providing you with skills in communication, […]
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JCR News

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Welfare Tea and Coffee in the Bar

Every day during exam season, welfare afternoon tea is running in the college bar from 3:00pm – 3:30pm. Get down to the bar for free tea/coffee and biscuits, and the opportunity to get out the library and have a chilled mid-afternoon break.
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May Balls

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Mayball Ents Auditions

?ENTS AUDITIONS – JOHN’S MAY BALL 2018? For those keen to perform at the 2018 St John’s College May Ball, sign-ups for audition slots are now up! High-quality student acts are a key component of the Ball’s success. We welcome performers in music, comedy and a wide variety of other forms to apply and showcase […]
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Music & Theatre

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Improv Actually – Corpus Playroom

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Misc News

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International Students\’ Formal Swap at Jesus

Hi everyone, I’m Murat Demir, your international students rep for 2017, and in case you’re interested there will be a formal swap with Jesus on the 3rd of March; tickets for formal cost £9.20 at Jesus. Send me a message (fmd34) if you wanna come along (doesn’t matter if you’re an international or not) and […]
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Societies

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CUSU LGBT+ and the big Cambridge LGBT+ survey

CUSU LGBT+ is the Cambridge campaign for LGBT+ students – our goals are to provide social events, welfare, representation and political campaigning for LGBT+ students across the university. If you missed our events in Michaelmas, it’s never too late to join! We’re always very happy to see you come to our events and contact us. […]
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Sport

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Sports Results

St. John’s Women’s Netball 30 – Murray Edwards 12 In the charity Netball match between the Blackboys and Women’s Netball team, the women won 17 – 7, and £55 was raised for Pink Week in the process!  (bulletin item submitted by gbh25@cam.ac.uk)
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Surveys & Studies

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Win £100 Amazon voucher – spare 5 min to do an online test to explore your underlying beliefs about scientists

My name is Yishu Qin and I am a PhD student from the Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge. I am currently doing a project investigating how people see scientists and I was wondering if you could spare 5 minutes to do an online test to explore your underlying beliefs about scientists.  The test itself […]
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Volunteering

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Summer opportunity with a children’s charity

Lauriston Lights targets high-ability 11 year-old children from socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds. This demographic receives very little specific support from the government, so it’s up to voluntary organisations to help them hone their abilities. Over a two-week summer camp, with your help, these children find the confidence and skills needed to let them thrive in secondary school and beyond.  The […]
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Food & Drink

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Cambridge Taiwanese Food Festival 2017

The Cambridge Taiwanese Society warmly welcomes you to our annual Taiwanese Food Festival, where our world famous street food is brought straight to your doorsteps! Students and professional vendors from both Cambridge and London come together to serve you a mouth-watering array of Taiwanese food. There will also be music, games and a lucky draw. […]
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