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Projects, events and news from the University of Cambridge Museums

Romsey Mill Young Mum’s Arts Award

The Fitzwilliam Museum has been working with the Young Mums group at Romsey Mill since 2012 supporting participants to achieve an Arts Award (a nationally recognised qualification). The programme follows … Continue reading

December 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Cromwell Community College Arts Award

As part of the Fitzwilliam Museum education programme we enjoy working with groups of young people on the Arts Award scheme. If the Arts Award is new to you then … Continue reading

October 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Discovering & Exploring with Chesterton Community College

For the past three years University of Cambridge Museums have been supporting Chesterton Community College to run Bronze & Silver Arts Awards, (a nationally recognised qualification). For the first time this … Continue reading

August 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Arts Award: A career pathway into the arts

The Fitzwilliam Museum supports around 150 young people through Arts Award each year. Sienna James will be the first candidate to achieve her Gold Arts Award, which is the highest … Continue reading

July 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Graduation ceremony with a difference

The University of Cambridge is used to graduation ceremonies, but the one that took place at the Fitzwilliam Museum on 10 December 2015 was different. 60 children from North Cambridge … Continue reading

February 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

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

A real showstopper!

This Spring 12 Year 8 students from Soham Village College took part in a Shakespeare Challenge Arts Award, which was organised and delivered by the Education Department at the Fitzwilliam … Continue reading

May 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Workin’ 9 to 5, What a way to make a livin’

“What did you study?” “What do you actually do?” Questions, Questions! We have been working with the Head of Art at Chesterton Community College to run a Silver Arts Award … Continue reading

February 19, 2015 · Leave a comment