6 posts tagged "Cambridge"

Varsity Boat Race 2007 01 Apr 2007

Cambridge are favourites for the big race this Saturday. Oxford have won four of the last five encounters but Cambridge lead the series by 78-73, since 1829 with one dead heat.

The showdown happens on April 7th at 4.30pm. Come on Cambridge!

Cambridge, Oxford, varsity, boat race

Hat dobbing... and Latin 23 May 2005

Having managed luckily to avoid jail in the seven years since I started at uni, I was allowed to go back up there last Saturday and collect a free MA. This is some Cambridge scam but I'm not complaining. As my friend Alex quite rightly pointed out, because we'd already got Master of Engineering degrees when graduating the first time, surely a Master of Arts degree would make us Masters of the U...

Cambridge, MA

(no subject) 08 Dec 2002

Last weekend I was in Cambridge, this weekend it was the Dark Side. Am I scouting and plotting revenge for the varsity rugby match this Tues? No, I was invited by Oli to a Merton MCR dinner. Any excuse to dust off the old DJ and be Bond-like .

For Oxford people Oli's mates seemed quite normal though. Well, those in the hockey team apparently broke three noses in one game the other week so I trie...

Oxford, Cambridge, Merton College

(no subject) 02 Dec 2002

I was back in Cambridge visiting friends last night and my walk to catch the train home reminded me of a previous trip down that way in which I luckily found a five pound note on the ground. It made my day! This has inspired a new poll. How much money found on the ground would it take to stop you and pick it up? Don't be shy! Vote, make comments! Downing College's local, The Fountain, used to w...

Cambridge, Downing College

Rob and Sarah's Wedding 08 Sep 2002

Rob and Sarah got married at StAG in Cambridge yesterday. It was fantastic. Rob looked like the most chuffed bloke on the planet and Sarah looked very pretty indeed. The wedding, reception, speeches, ceilidh and food were all brilliant... but maybe not some people's dancing... Anyway, many congratulations! The photos are here.

wedding, Cambridge, photo

I am a master! 19 Jun 2002

Went down to the Senate House to see that I haven't failed my exams but have got my M.Eng. Yeah baby!