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Read more at: Assignment deadlines coming up? Hear first hand study advice from previous ICE learners and current tutors

Assignment deadlines coming up? Hear first hand study advice from previous ICE learners and current tutors

6 June 2024

With deadline season fast approaching, it is easy to feel overwhelmed and unsure how to approach what can be a stressful time for many. We spoke to some of our ICE alumni and academic team and asked them to share their top tips for study success. Academic Centre Coordinator, Anna Gouveia speaks from experience as someone...


Read more at: ICE Creative Writing Mst students win Cambridge literary prizes

ICE Creative Writing Mst students win Cambridge literary prizes

31 May 2024

Each year, the University of Cambridge’s Lucy Cavendish College hosts an annual prize ceremony, in celebration of their student’s literary talent. The prizes see an impressive collection of short stories from all disciplines, showcasing the talented outputs of the students. This year, four out of the five short listers for...


Read more at: Supporting your mind whilst you develop it, at the Institute of Continuing Education

Supporting your mind whilst you develop it, at the Institute of Continuing Education

9 May 2024

At the Institute of Continuing Education, we understand that taking on a new course in higher education can be a big step out of your comfort zone and a cause of stress. We want to assure you of the support that is in place, to make your study experience a positive and fulfilling one. Mental Health Awareness Week takes...


Read more at: Former Institute of Continuing Education tutor’s final letters published 100 years after ill-fated expedition to Mount Everest

Former Institute of Continuing Education tutor’s final letters published 100 years after ill-fated expedition to Mount Everest

22 April 2024

George Mallory (pictured below) was employed as a peripatetic tutor in 1923 by the University of Cambridge’s Board of Extramural Studies (now called the Institute of Continuing Education ), just months before attempting to become the first person to scale Mount Everest. The then Secretary of the Board, Reverend David...


Read more at: Earth Day: hear from Cambridge philosopher about why it matters

Earth Day: hear from Cambridge philosopher about why it matters

22 April 2024

Today, 22 April, is Earth Day, a national day to celebrate the planet and raise awareness of its need to be protected. Earth Day was born in the 1970’s, marking the start of the modern environmental movement. We spoke to the Associate Teaching Professor for Philosophy and Interdisciplinary studies, Alexander Carter about...


Read more at: Study in person on our undergraduate Certificate in The Making of the English Landscape: Landscape History and Archaeology

Study in person on our undergraduate Certificate in The Making of the English Landscape: Landscape History and Archaeology

5 April 2024

Are you keen to experience studying in Cambridge? Our undergraduate Certificate in The Making of the English Landscape: Landscape History and Archaeology enables you to do just that at Madingley Hall. Face to face teaching will take place over 6 weekends during the 2024/25 academic year. Professor Stephen Upex, one of the...


Read more at: Supporting prospective students: enrolments made easier

Supporting prospective students: enrolments made easier

15 March 2024

In 2023, ICE boosted its support for prospective students and applicants by expanding its enrolment team making the enrolments process clearer and quicker for our learners. A welcoming one-stop shop for all applicants For 150 years, ICE’s mission has been to widen participation, and the enduring belief that everyone should...


Read more at: Accessing knowledge economy careers: new collaboration to support adults access in-demand skills

Accessing knowledge economy careers: new collaboration to support adults access in-demand skills

12 March 2024

New Career Accelerators co-designed by ICE, education company FourthRev and industry partners, will help adults meet the skills shortage for in-demand high-tech roles. New Career Accelerators co-designed by ICE, education company FourthRev and industry partners, will help adults meet the skills shortage for in-demand high-...


Read more at: All the talents: Sara Collins supports bursary to promote inclusion

All the talents: Sara Collins supports bursary to promote inclusion

12 March 2024

ICE is thrilled to announce that one of its most famous alumnae – award-winning author Sara Collins – is funding a creative writing bursary to encourage aspiring Black British Caribbean writers to pursue their passion. Sara completed her Master of Studies in Creative Writing at ICE in 2016, graduating with distinction...


Read more at: 2023 award ceremonies: celebrating success

2023 award ceremonies: celebrating success

12 March 2024

On the final weekend of September in 2023, we were delighted to confer a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate awards to over 400 learners during three joyful ceremonies. The events were all inspiring occasions, hosted at Madingley Hall with many friends and family in attendance. For these student awardees, the day of...


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