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Upcoming Pembroke Alumni Events (Oxford & London) →  September 11, 2017 0

  Alumni Weekend – Pembroke College Oxford Reunion Dinner, Saturday 16th of September (only few spaces left!)     Pembroke on the Sofa – Frontline Club, London Thursday 5th of October ‘Storytellers of Fact and Fiction’       Annual London Reception – Saatchi Gallery Tuesday 7th of November           For further information […]

INVITATION — New York Event for Ariel Ezrachi’s new book “Virtual Competition” (November 14th @ 7pm in NYC) →  November 6, 2016 0

Pembrokians…YOU ARE INVITED… Monday, November 14th at 7pm Book Culture 450 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10024. Harper’s Magazine and The Authors Guild invite all North American Pembrokians to join them on Monday, November 14th at 7pm for a special discussion with Maurice E. Stucke & Pembroke Fellow Ariel Ezrachi, authors of the new book Virtual Competition: The Promise and Perils of the Algorithm-Driven Economy. Mary Rasenberger, Executive Director […]

The Smithsonian Honors Oxford— Calls Pembroke “The Gateway to Oxford University” →  November 2, 2016 0

  Pembroke College was heralded as the Smithsonian Institution’s “Gateway to Oxford University” at a gala reception held the evening of October 19 at the Smithsonian Castle in Washington. Julian Raby, the distinguished Director of the Smithsonian’s Sackler and Freer Galleries of Art, in the evening’s keynote remarks praised the close and growing relationship between […]

Prof. Nicholas Cole & Prof. Peter Claus Visit Boston →  September 11, 2016 0

Pembroke Fellows Nicholas Cole (left) and Peter Claus (right) visited Boston on September 6 and met for lunch with Pembroke College Foundation President Tom Herman (center). Nicholas reported great progress on his U.S. Constitutional Convention digitization project, based at Pembroke, which will be publically launched in Oxford on October 14, 2016. In addition to his […]

Emeritus Fellow Zbigniew Pelczyskli Celebrates 90th Birthday →  February 26, 2016 0

  Pembroke College Emeritus Fellow Zbigniew “Zbyszek” Pelczynski OBE celebrated his 90th birthday at a black-tie dinner hosted by Master Lynne Brindley in College on December 4. Pelczynski, Pembroke’s storied politics professor from 1957 to 1992, was tutor to scores of Americans, including former president Bill Clinton.                 […]

Grand Pembroke Soiree in San Francisco; Fricker, Smithson, and Seton Welcomed →  August 15, 2015 0

Some thirty Pembroke alumni and friends in gathered in San Francisco on July 27, 2015, to welcome three Pembroke Fellows —  Prof. Mark Fricker (Plant Science), Prof. Hannah Smithson (Experimental Psychology), and Strategic Development Director Andrew Seton – to learn of their latest research, and to be treated to a briefing on current College achievements […]

Pembroke Fellows Hannah Smithson and Mark Fricker in San Francisco (July 27, 2015) →  June 17, 2015 0

  Pembroke Fellows and fellow scientists Hannah Smithson (Experimental Psychology) and Mark Fricker (Plant Science) will be presenting their work aa Pembroke event in San Francisco on Monday, July 27. Hosted by Peggy Gyulai, partner of Jeremy Sutton ‘79, Hannah and Mark have billed their talk: Medieval Science: Light, Colour and Rainbows and how data is […]

Georgetown Dinner & A Private Tour of The Library of Congress–Highlight Master Lynne Brindley’s Visit To Washington, DC →  May 16, 2015 0

  A gala dinner at historic Prospect House, the home of Pembroke Foundation Fellow Abdullah Saleh in Georgetown, and a private tour of the Library of Congress highlighted the April 2015 visit of Pembroke’s Master, Dame Lynne Brindley, to Washington, DC. Some 58 Pembrokians and their guests gathered at Prospect House on Friday April 10, a […]

MEET THE MASTER — Pembroke In The Bay Area →  May 14, 2014 0

Come meet the new Master! Pembroke College Alumni Evening in Palo Alto Dame Lynne Brindley, DBE Saturday 17th May 2014 at 6.30 pm Gravity Restaurant and Wine Bar 544 Emerson Street, Palo Alto, CA94301 Dame Lynne will give an account of her early impressions of Pembroke, touch on her career as CEO of the British Library and […]

LYNNE BRINDLEY VISITS US FOR FIRST TIME AS PEMBROKE’S MASTER →  May 3, 2014 0

Dame Lynne Brindley, Pembroke’s Master, was welcomed on her first US visit as Pembroke’s Master by several dozen North American Pembrokians at a New York reception during the Oxford University North American weekend on April 12. The affair was hosted by Chris Rokos ’89 at his beautiful SoHo apartment on a warm, early spring Saturday […]