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Wed 21st February – Lunch with Michelle Cooper

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  • On January 25, 2018
Fighting Extinction: A Zoo-based approach to conservation When you hear the last ever recorded call of a species lost forever, it gives you goose bumps. Especially if you know that something could have been done to prevent such a tragedy. Extinction may be a natural process, but as humanity continues to live beyond our ecological […]
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Wed 15th November – lunch with Tony Klein

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  • On October 22, 2017
Eyes of animals: the physics of vision. Over many hundreds of millions of years of evolution, an amazing range of vision systems has emerged, utilizing every optical principle in the book. Employed by different organisms, from single cells to the most complex of animals, different aspects of physics have resulted in an astonishing range of […]
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Oxbridge Golf in March

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  • On October 4, 2017
The next edition of the Oxbridge Golf Challenge will take place at Devil Bend Golf Club in Moorooduc . Date is Sunday 18th March. To join the Golf Team, contact Peter Adams at golf@cambridgesociety.org.au
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Wed October 18th – Lunch with author Jim McCue

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  • On October 4, 2017
  Jim McCue was at St Catharine’s College Cambridge from 1981-83 and is a freelance editor and writer. In particular, he is interested in the process of transforming doctoral theses into books. Other work has ranged from scholarly and fine press publishing to newspapers, and from commercial copywriting to auctioneers’ and booksellers’ catalogues. During fifteen […]
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28th March Lunch with Jeremy Black

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  • On October 2, 2017
The politics of James Bond Jeremy Black MBE graduated from Queens’ College, Cambridge, with a starred first and then did postgraduate work at St John’s and Merton Colleges, Oxford. He taught at Durham University from 1980 as a lecturer, then professor, before moving to Exeter University in 1996. He is a prolific lecturer and writer, […]
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Lunch Speakers

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  • On February 19, 2017
The audience at The Savage Club listens to Chris Davey talking on Agatha Christie the Archaeologist 15 February 2017
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Global Cambridge in Melbourne – Tuesday 25th July

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  • On January 22, 2017
Meet up with fellow alumni and immerse yourself in the University’s world-leading research at Global Cambridge in Melbourne. Open to Alumni and guests. This event will be hosted by Professor Eilís Ferran, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Institutional and International Relations at The State Library of Victoria at 179 La Trobe Street.  After a panel discussion about climate change, […]
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