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Volunteers Needed for Crash, Bang, Squelch

Inspire children to enjoy science and do some fun experiments! CHaOS is looking for volunteers of all science disciplines to help out at “Crash, Bang, Squelch!” (CBS) - a huge hands-on family science day from 10am-5pm on Saturday 16th March 2019, taking place in the Zoology Department in the New Museums Site. Volunteers get to demonstrate fun, basic experiments for kids and families. You can sign up for the morning session, the afternoon session or both.
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Big Cambridge Sexual Health Survey

Win a £40 Amazon voucher by completing the Big Cambridge Sexual Health Survey 2019! We at Students for Global Health Cambridge want to know how easy students find it to access information, supplies and screening with regards to their sexual health, and gauge the level of understanding of current sexual health issues among students and the wider Cambridge community. Our ultimate aim is to combat sexually transmitted diseases and improve sexual health through increased awareness and accessibility of provisions.
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Teaching in China: Cambridge Youth Summer Camps 2019

CYSC was set up in 2012 by three Cambridge students. Commissioned by the Chinese Ministry of Education, CYSC aims to provide a unique, educational experience for Chinese school children that places an emphasis on interactivity and confidence in spoken English. For the past seven years we have been recruiting brilliant, inspirational teachers from Cambridge University to deliver lessons and activities on our camps. 2019 APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN! Camps take place in Beijing and Kunming for 2–3 weeks between mid-July and August 2019.
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Oxfam Society Committee Elections

Oxcam are recruiting a new exec for the coming year! If you’d like to shape the future of the society’s activism work within Cambridge, we’d love to have you apply – you don’t need to have been involved with the society before! Over the last year, our society has developed a reputation for creative and successful campaigning; we’ve held a demonstration on King’s Parade against the Yemen conflict, had a petition read out in parliament by our local MP, Daniel Zeichner, hosted a period poverty panel discussion, met with the former CEO of Oxfam, Mark Goldring, and staged a play at the Edinburgh Fringe.
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Which Cambridge College.com

I am the former President of the Wolfson College JCR & MCR (2017–2018). I am contacting you on behalf of whichcambridgecollege.com, a new website that helps future Cambridge applicants choose a college based off hundreds of characteristics (e.g. distances to department, swimming pools, female-only). It allows users to rate different aspects of a college (e.g. quality of the food, accommodation) and write reviews (e.g. what could the college improve, what are the pros of being at the college, etc.
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Cambridge Female Composers Festival

The Cambridge Female Composers Festival is a city-wide festival ran by students to promote the study, performance, and creation of music by female composers. The festival features a wide range of events including concerts, recitals, and evensongs in colleges, churches, and other venues across the city. Many of our events are free, with retiring collections for Cambridge Rape Crisis Centre. Website — Facebook — Twitter 08 Feb 12:15pm – Kettle’s Yard – FREE
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Queens' Arts Festival Submissions

There is now less than one week left to submit your works to be part of what is already shaping up to be a very exciting line up for this year’s Queens’ Arts Festival (QAF). QAF is one of the most exciting and prestigious celebrations of art in Cambridge, and the theme for this year’s exhibition is ‘Intersect’. The exhibition encourages multi-disciplinary expression and, this year, will culminate by establishing a permanent space for art.
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TEDx Event: "Other Worlds"

TEDxCambridgeUniversity – ‘Other Worlds’ Salon 4 and Launch Event We’d like to invite you all to join us at our final Salon of the year this Wednesday 13th February! In addition to the TEDx Talks given at the Salon, we’ll also be revealing the lineup for our Main Conference, alongside a chance to meet and hear from some of our Conference speakers at the event! Speaker lineup Zareen Roy–Macauley Co-founder of Slam Poetry collective ‘GlobePoets’ and international award winning slam poet Richard Hand Professor of Media Practice and Head of Film, TV and Media Studies at the University of East Anglia Dr Dario Bressan Scientist at Cancer Research UK, coordinating a laboratory developing new methods to study breast cancer.
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Communications Industries Careers Event in Catz

Advertising & Marketing Interview Workshop Tuesday, 12 February 2019 at 18:00 Rushmore Room, St Catharine’s College Facebook Event Interested in a career in the communications industries? Whether you’re a finalist or a fresher, this interactive workshop is specifically designed for students looking to find out more and secure a role in advertising and marketing. Graduate recruitment experts, Give A Grad A Go, will be sharing exclusive insights and tricks of the trade from their many years spent helping graduates secure roles in the industry.
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Cambridge Hub Summer Placements

SOCIAL IMPACT VOLUNTARY PLACEMENTS: APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN! Want to gain work experience and make a difference this summer? Of course you do! We’re offering passionate and socially-minded students the opportunity to spend part of summer 2019 working with an inspiring and innovative organisation that has a positive social impact. The Social Impact Voluntary Placements Scheme (SIVP) places students who are passionate about social change with some of the most innovative social impact organisations in the UK.