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Congratulations to Dr Richard Barnes (trustee) for being awarded a Cambridge University Students' Union Teaching Award for his outstanding contribution to education http://www.cusu.co.uk/articles/teaching-awards-ceremony

Combinatorics, Statistics, Fractals & Chaos just some of the degree level Mathematics our students will be studying over the next five days.

As the country marks the centenary of the First World War we felt it appropriate to share a few stories with you, month by month, from September 1914 to 1918. Find out what our alumni were doing one hundred years ago by clicking on the 'View all news' button on the right hand side of this page.

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Applications for A-level Courses now open

Villiers Park Educational Trust have opened the application process for their life-changing A-level residential courses for high ability students. There are 14 courses running from late August until December 2015 covering a wide spectrum of the curriculum including Biology; English Literature; French; Geography; History and Mathematics.

Over 98% of students rate their course as good or excellent. Last year 95% of A-level grades were A*-B and 86% went on to a leading university.

To find out more about these courses please click on the 'News and Views' above.