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Projects, events and news from the University of Cambridge Museums

Gold Arts Award

This year we welcomed Sienna to our Arts Award programme. Sienna has already completed her Bronze and Silver award and is now working towards her Gold Arts Award with The … Continue reading

November 30, 2015 · 1 Comment

Developing a mentoring cohort

In December 2014 the University of Cambridge Museums initiated a 12 month programme to create a small supportive mentoring network of museum professionals to gain more confidence in their personal … Continue reading

November 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Jenny Bull: Events Coordinator

Hello! I’m Jenny, the new University of Cambridge Museums Events Coordinator. I am joining the University of Cambridge Museums team from the Museum of London. For the past 4 years … Continue reading

November 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Mill Road Winter Fair 2015

On Saturday 5 December, the University of Cambridge Museums and CHaOS (Cambridge Hands-On Science) will be treating families to a variety of free hands-on activities at the Mill Road Winter … Continue reading

November 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Variations on a Weekend Theme

At the old bakery, 78 Akeman Street, Arbury, Cambridge 27-29 November 2015 FREE http://www.kettlesyard.co.uk/weekend Emma Smith, the first Kettle’s Yard Open House artist in residence, has been collaborating with local … Continue reading

November 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

My time as an Apprentice

In November 2014 the University of Cambridge Museums recruited Alex Tomkins on to our Apprenticeships scheme, which offers both practical and administrative experience in a cultural setting through a year-long apprenticeship. Alex … Continue reading

November 20, 2015 · 1 Comment

Maximilian the Magnificent: Young Children & Animals in the Armoury

The preschool programme at the Fitzwilliam Museum extends beyond the offer of our public sessions: community groups such as Children’s Centres, playgroups and nurseries are also very welcome to come … Continue reading

November 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Niki Hughes: Opening Doors Project Coordinator

My name is Niki Hughes and I recently started at the University of Cambridge Museums as the Opening Doors Project Coordinator. Prior to this position, I worked at Imperial War … Continue reading

November 18, 2015 · Leave a comment