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Teach First Employer Presentation

If you want to make an impact, make one. Teach First.
Just 24% of students receiving Free School Meals achieve 5 GCSEs A*-C. That doesn?t seem right to me? but it is. I?m sure you?d agree it?s unfair. Perhaps you?d agree it?s unacceptable?
Teach First a charity working to end educational inequality. We believe inspirational teaching and leadership is key to helping every child succeed, regardless of their background.
Come along to the Teach First Employer Presentation on Thursday 6th November 1pm-2pm in The Pitt Building and find out about our two-year Leadership Development Programme and excellent undergraduate opportunities. Make an impact and prepare yourself for a successful career in almost any industry.
Change their lives. Change yours. Teach First.
Please sign up under ?Events? at and feel free to contact Natalie at if you have any questions. I hope to see you there!


Booking now open - book on quick to be entered in the raffle for some great stash and the chance for free ski hire!
All the info is on our Facebook page (, or you can message Ed Deytrikh or Charlie Shotton with any questions about the trip either through Facebook or on
Everyone's welcome (if you want to bring siblings/friends from home that'll be great), so get keen and sign up!

Exclusive Networking Event and Presentation with Canaccord Genuity

Canaccord Genuity will be holding an on-campus presentation evening and drinks reception on Thursday 30th October at The Pitt Building in the Oriel Room, (Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RP), from 7:30pm-9pm. There will be a short company presentation and you will have the chance to network with members of the business and find out more about the firm and the Investment Banking Analyst and Summer Internship programmes on offer.

If you are interested in attending, please submit your CV in Microsoft Word format, and a brief email to

Places will be limited, so we would recommend registering your interest for a place as early as possible.

Canaccord Genuity is the global capital markets division of Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. offering institutional and corporate clients idea-driven investment banking, merger and acquisition, research, sales and trading services from offices in 10 countries worldwide. Our globally integrated and multi-lingual investment banking team advises global corporate, government and private equity clients. Investment banking analysts have opportunities to collaborate with deal and advisory teams in Canada, the US, the UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Singapore and Australia.

For more information and in order to apply for the Investment Banking Analyst Programme, please visit

Team Up at Cambridge Recruitment

Team Up is an educational charity that supports outstanding university students (both undergraduate and postgraduate students) through a Leadership Development Programme to tutor local school pupils from low income backgrounds.

Benefits of the programme include:
- improved student experience while at university;
- an opportunity to apply degree knowledge in a teaching environment;
- enhanced employability prospects
- transforming the prospects of disadvantaged children in the community
-an opportunity to work with the UKs top five employers through our pathway

As part of our rapid growth, we are excited to be recruiting around 100 students at Cambridge for the 2014/15 academic year.
Only 1 in 3 pupils from low income backgrounds leave school with basic qualifications.

We've teamed up with 5 top employers and 30 universities to train, support and recognise the UK?s most outstanding university students who can make this statistic a thing of the past.

Join the Team Up movement of over 2,000 students who transform the lives of disadvantaged children across the UK.

You will participate in our Leadership Development Programme to:

1. Train. Learn a range of leadership and teaching skills.

2. Apply. Use the skills you learn to provide small group tuition to children from low income backgrounds. You can also become a committee member or Schools Officer to create an active movement for change on your campus.

3. Develop. Gain an accredited qualification and, in some cases, be fast-tracked to an interview with a leading employer.

Be part of a national movement. Interviews are taking place this coming week, so apply now at

Cambridge University Energy Network Seminar

Future Energy Policy: A few Critical Issues
In discussion with Dr Timothy Stone CBE. Dr. Timothy Stone CBE is Formerly Senior Advisor to 5 Secretaries of State for Energy in two governments and former Expert Chair of the Office for Nuclear Development. Currently Expert Member of the Board of the European Investment Bank, Non- Executive director of Anglian Water and Non-executive director of Horizon Nuclear Power.

Tuesday, 28 October, 6pm
LT1, Judge Business School
Cambridge University

Oxbridge Finance Conference: Frontiers of Finance

Date: Friday 21 November 2014
Time: 9:45am - 6:30pm
Venue: Cambridge City Hotel

Applying for spring weeks, summer internships or graduate positions in banking and finance? Outperform the competition for that coveted financial services role and further your understanding of the industry by attending the Oxbridge Finance Conference.

Attendees will benefit from an exceptional educational experience and unrivalled access to speakers through keynote addresses, lively panels and networking opportunities.

Participants will have the opportunity to meet Martin Wolf (Chief Economics Commentator at the Financial Times), Helena Morrissey (CEO of Newton Investment Management) and Mark Aedy (Head of Asia and EMEA Investment Banking at Moelis & Co) among other renowned speakers.

Discounted tickets are available! Like our Facebook page ( to find 5 discount codes and purchase your tickets on! Keep an eye out for weekly updates, including speaker profiles, articles and videos.

See you at the conference!

RAG LOST 2014!

Fancy breaking the Cambridge Bubble? Taking part in one of the biggest events in the Cambridge year? Raising money for charity?

If yes, sign up for LOST!
On the 8th of November, you and your friends will be dropped off at an undisclosed location. You have 24 hours to make it back, completing a list of daring/humiliating (but in a fun way) challenges. The twist? You may not use ANY of your own money.

??BUSK, BARTER, BEG: sign ups for LOST 2014 are now open!! ??

CHECK OUT THE WEBSITE and SIGN UP with a friend by *Friday 31st October*:

And why not also lose yourself at our LOST launch party?
LolaLo's *Thursday 23rd October*

#YOLO (You?re Only Lost Once)

Analyst Programme at Eden McCallum

Eden McCallum is a management consulting firm with offices in London and Amsterdam. Founded in 2000, we help clients tackle their most pressing business problems, including strategy, performance improvement, change management and hands-on implementation. Clients include public and private companies, private equity firms and their portfolio companies, governments and non-governmental organisations. We have delivered over 1000 projects for over 300 clients internationally, including 40 of the Global Fortune 500, one-third of the world?s largest private equity houses, and one-third of the UK?s FTSE 100 companies.

The uniqueness of the model and its success have been recognised in cases and articles by Harvard Business School and London Business School academics, articles in the Financial Times and The Economist, and growth awards in the Sunday Times Fast Track.

We are now recruiting for our analyst programme.

How to Apply:
If you are interested please send your CV and a cover letter to Beth Bixby at The cover letter should be no longer than 1 page and should outline the 3 key reasons why you are interested in and attracted to Eden McCallum?s Analyst Programme. You can find more information about Eden McCallum, the types of work we do and the profiles of some of our analysts on our website:
Application deadline ? 11 January 2015

Cambridge Young Greens' Talk

The Cambridge Young Greens are hosting their first talk this term on this Thursday, 23rd October, from 4.30-6.30 pm at Little Hall, Cambridge University Sidgwick site (A map to the venue can be found here:

Baroness Jenny Jones is the Green Party's representative in the House of Lords. In her talk she will cover topics like the Lords reform, her experiences as a woman and the only Green in the HoL as well as how we should respond politically to the recent challenges to our civil liberties. There will be plenty of room for questions and discussion and the event is open to all. Find more information at

Emmanuel College Music Society Update

Emmanuel College Music Society has another packed term of concerts and recitals ahead and I really hope there is something for everyone here. We have exciting events including our Sunday recitals, an Orchestra concert and our fabulous end-of-term concert that will hopefully spread some Bridgemas cheer. More information is available at

On the 9th November we have the Freshers? Concert - an opportunity for freshers to show off their musical talent. If you?re interested in performing in this please contact either Adam Mathias (ajm301) or Chris Gemmell (ceg59) to let us know!

Our ensembles are starting rehearsals again tonight. Absolutely everyone with any inclination to sing should come to Chapel at 7.15pm for the first Emma Chorus rehearsal of term!! Everyone from staff, porters and students are very welcome to come and have an hour of musical fun..!