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This week at Christ's Films
Whiplash ? Saturday 17th October - 9pm.
Running time: 107 mins
When young drummer Andrew (Miles Teller) is discovered by renowned conductor Terence Fletcher (J.K. Simmons) he thinks his musical dreams are about to come true. However, Terence's bullish nature pushes Andrew to the brink in his pursuit of perfection. Winner of three Oscars, including Best Supporting Actor for J.K. Simmons, Whiplash is a thrill-ride of a film that will leave you breathless.
Undecided? Watch the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zIP_gtjDtfE
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Tickets: £4 for university members
Vivian Hunt, Head of McKinsey London Office
Sidney Sussex Women Leader Speaker Series #2 in collaboration with Cambridge Women in Business
18.15 Tuesday 13th October
Knox Shaw Room, Sidney Sussex College
Teach First Employer Presentation - 29th October, 1pm @ the Pitt Building
Find out about the excellent opportunities offered by Teach First,
including our Leadership Development Programme (LDP) ? a two-year
commitment that combines teacher training and a fully-funded PGCE
qualification with one-to-one leadership coaching. Learn how you?ll
develop leadership qualities that can be applied to any working
environment, no matter where your career takes you afterwards.
In this presentation you?ll hear first-hand accounts of what teaching
in a Teach First school is like, get details on how to apply for the
LDP and our undergraduate opportunities, and gain an insight into the
social injustice that exists in the UK - where the link between low
family income and poor educational attainment is greater than in
almost any other developed country.
Drinks and nibbles will be available afterwards, with the opportunity
to speak to members of our graduate recruitment team and to
individuals who have already completed the LDP.
It is essential that you register for the event in advance. You can do
so here: http://bit.ly/1OSqePQ
Oxbridge Finance Conference - Oxford, 6th November - Apply now!
The Oxbridge Finance Conference (OFC) is a unique venture between the Cambridge University Finance and Investment Society and the Oxford Finance Society. Combining opportunities to broaden your intellectual horizons and network with our prestigious sponsors, the 2015 OFC promises to be an unmissable event.
The OFC is known for its vibrant discussions and high profile speakers and we are delighted to confirm that this year will continue this tradition, featuring leading top executives and industry leaders from across the financial sector. Confirmed speakers include Helena Morrissey (CEO of Newton Investment Management), Lionel Assant (Blackstone?s Head of Private Equity in Europe) and Philip Yates (Partner of Perella Weinberg Partners and former co-head of Global M&A at Merrill Lynch).
Our theme ? Frontiers of Finance ? is ideally suited to extend your knowledge prior to upcoming interviews, offering a unique opportunity to distinguish yourself from your peers. Our theme is also complemented by our panel discussion: ?New Finance for the New Economy: The future of startups in Europe?, which promises to be highly pertinent, whatever your financial interests.
In addition to our keynote speeches and a panel discussion session, attendees will have an unparalleled opportunity to network with our speakers, sponsors and fellow delegates: 300 of the brightest finance-focused students in the UK.
Applications are open from now until the 28th of October at http://www.oxbridgefinance.org/applications, and will be assessed on a rolling basis, so we strongly advise applying early to avoid disappointment. The application process has been deliberately designed to be easy and seamless, requiring only a CV. Most crucially, your application will be shared with Dartmouth Partners, a boutique consultancy firm who specialises in sourcing elite talent.
Make sure you like our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/oxbridgefinance for information on where to apply, Conference updates, as well as the latest financial news and commentary.
Polygeia is a student organisation dedicated to researching and writing global health policy and we are excited to invite you to our annual conference on Saturday 14 November 2015 at The Union Society, Cambridge.
Early bird tickets are available until the 12th so get them NOW!
For those of you who attended our inaugural event last year, you can look forward to an expanded policy range encompassing our commissioned research and reflecting our extended geographic reach with work from our London and Oxford hubs.
Updates on the conference can be found here: (www.polygeia.com/2015-conference) where we will be releasing details of themes, speakers and ticketing details in the run up to the event. This promises to be one of the UK's highest quality student-led global health events.
In the meantime, keep in touch with us via email, our website, and Facebook and Twitter pages. We look forward to seeing you in November!
Selwyn Snowball Worker Applications
The Personnel Officers for the Selwyn Snowball 2015 will be looking for workers over the coming month. Here is the link to the application page:
Applications open 10th October, and will close on 31st October.
Research opportunities for undergrad mathematicians, engineers and scientists
ATTENTION MATHEMATICIANS, COMPUTER SCIENTISTS, PHYSICISTS, ENGINEERS, CHEMISTS !!!
I'm currently recruiting new students (part-time or full-time) for a project in using quantum computers to break records in mathematics and science. We are extending techniques that I recently developed, which have been featured in the news:
1st and 2nd year undergraduate students recruited in Hilary 2015 have already gained experience in publishing their scientific achievements:
I am recruiting:
1) 5-6 students with heavy Python or C++ experience
2) 1 student that has completed and enjoyed a graph theory class
3) 1 student from physics or chemistry that has a solid background in quantum mechanics
4) 1 student from chemistry or physics that has solid understanding of NMR
If you know anyone that might be interested, please ask them to e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org . Thank you for helping !!
With immense appreciation,
Norma Smith, Assistant to Dr. Nike Dattani
TAKE PART IN PAID PSYCHOLOGY STUDIES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE
This is an invitation to join the Participant Panel of the Cambridge Laboratory for Research into Autism (CLaRA) and the Visual Cognition Lab at the Department of Psychology.
This is a great opportunity to get involved with active research at the University. We would not be able to conduct our research without the time kindly given by volunteers and as a consequence we are always looking for participants to take part in Psychology studies throughout the year. By completing the short questionnaire you will have the opportunity (though not any obligation) to participate in research studies when there is one suitable. We are looking for participants of all types to take part; you do not need to fit any criteria other than being fluent in English and 18+ years of age. As a thank you, for each study you would be offered cash payment for your time.
By following the link below you will be provided with more information about the type of studies that we run, as well as being able to take part in the Participant Panel. If you've taken part in the Participant Panel in previous years, please still complete the questionnaire in order to be invited to studies running this year.
Education Partnerships Africa
Interested in development, but don?t want to teach?
Come to the Education Partnerships Africa information evening on the 12th October to find out more:
7.30pm @ Keynes Hall, Kings College.
Learn about the charity?s model and what the summer project involves, with a talk from past project workers detailing their experiences in East Africa.
Join our Facebook event:
FINAL/PENULTIMATE YEAR UNDERGRADUATE INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES WITH PROCTER & GAMBLE
P&G are recruiting for our Summer 2016 Internship ? our primary method of recruiting for full-time roles. Don?t forget to apply online before 15th Nov 2015, and come along to one of our upcoming events:
· Drop in Stand, Tues 13th Oct 10 am ? 12.30 pm ? Foyer outside large lecture theatre near the snack bar (Entrance next to the Scott Polar Institute), Chemistry Department, Lensfield Rd
· CV Clinic, Tues 13th Oct afternoon ? to apply send your CV to email@example.com apply now, latest by Sun 11th Oct
· Corporate Presentation, Tues 13th Oct, 7.30 pm for 8.00 pm start ? Cambridge City Hotel, Downing St
We look forward to meeting you!
Remember application deadline is 15th Nov 2015
Apply now at: http://we.experiencepg.com/ click ?How to apply? - ?Apply Now? and search Job Number: RND00002975