My Story

Read about life at Newnham directly from the people who live and study here – our students.

Alice Singer

Alice Singer is an MML student at Newnham College. She is from London but just spent a year living in Nancy, France, where she taught English in primary schools.

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Katie Akers

Katie Akers read History at Newnham College. She is from Edmonton, North London and during her time at Newnham she was the President of the JCR. The Junior Combination Room…

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Asia Lambert

Hundreds of students arrive in Cambridge every October as the Michaelmas term begins. Here third year Politics student Asia Lambert talks about what belonging to Newnham College means to her.

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Rebecca Kershaw

Rebecca Kershaw is President of the Middle Combination Room (MCR) at Newnham College. The MCR is the collective name for the 250-strong community of graduate students at the College. Here…

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Srishti Krishnamoorthy

Srishti Krishnamoorthy has dreamed about studying at Cambridge University since she was a four-year-old girl living in Bangalore, India. She is now a second year doctoral graduate student at Newnham…

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