MCR Term Card

Events Schedule for Lent Term


*Based on the somewhat funny Cambridge arrangement of having an 8-week term with lecture-weeks running from Thursday to Wednesday, we have tried to roughly fit our event schedule into this pattern…

*For contact e-mails for all our events, please see below.

*For updated information and further details, please make sure to look out for our e-mails, to check our facebook group page (‘Murray Edwards Graduates 2016’) and to revisit this page.

* For any more general inquiries or if you have an event idea yourself for which you would like our guidance and/or support, freel free to contact Antonia ( or Zoe (


Week 1: 17th  Jan (Tue) – 25th Jan (Wed)  

– Sun 22nd  Jan, 4pm: welcome-back cream tea in the MCR

– Sun 22nd Jan, 8pm: Yoga in the MCR

– Tue 24th Jan: Burns Night – after-formal whisky and shortbread (MCR)

Week 2: 26th Jan (Thu) – 1st Feb (Wed)  

– Thur 26th Jan, 7-8pm: MCR Career Workshop – International Development (MCR)

– Sat 28th Jan, 5-8pm: Chinese New Year Event (2nd floor kitchen, C&E)

– Sun 29th Jan,  8pm: Yoga in the MCR (Rijak and Selma)

– Mon 30th Jan, 3.30-4.30pm: Talk by Lisa Dery, manager of the Students’ Union Advice Service (MCR)

– Wed 1st Feb: Swap to Clare Hall

Week 3: 2nd Feb (Thu) – 8th Feb (Wed)  

– Thur 2nd Feb, 7.30pm: Green Film Night ‘Planet Earth’ (MCR)

– Sun 5th Feb, 7-10pm: LGBT+ Film Night for LGBT History Month (MCR)

– Tue 7st Feb: Swap – Clare Hall coming to us

Week 4: 9th Feb (Thu) – 15th Feb (Wed)

– Thur 9th Feb, 7.30 pm: Green Film Night (MCR, details to be confirmed)

– Sun 12th Feb, 8pm: Yoga in the MCR

– Tue 14th Feb, 9pm: Valentine’s Day after-formal event (MCR)

Week 5: 16th Feb (Thu) – 22nd Feb (Wed)  

– Thur 16th Feb, 7.30pm: Green Film Night (MCR, details to be confirmed)

– Sat 18th Feb, 12-2pm: open discussion in the MCR (Welfare event, details to be confirmed)

– Sun 19th, 8pm: Yoga in the MCR

– Tue 21st: Swap – Pembroke coming to us

Week 6: 23rd Feb (Thu) – 1st Mar (Wed)

– Thur 23rd Feb, 7.30 pm: Green Film Night (MCR, details to be confirmed)

– Sat 25th Feb, 9pm: *MCR BOP* (College Dome, details will be announced soon)

– Sun 26th Feb, 8pm: Yoga in the MCR

– Tue 28th Feb, 4pm: Grad Symposium I (FDR)

Week 7: 2nd Mar (Thu) – 8th Mar (Wed)

– Thur 2nd Mar: Swap to Pembroke

– Thur 2nd Mar, 7.30pm: Clothes’ Swap and Snacks (MCR, Green event)

– Sun 5th Mar, 6-9pm: LGBT+ event (details to be confirmed)

– Tue 7th Mar: Grad Symposium II (FDR)

Week 8: 9th Mar (Thu) – 17th Mar (Fri)

– Sat 11th Mar, 2-4pm: ‘Gettin Jiggy With It’ (Welfare event in the MCR, details to be confirmed)

– Sun 12th Mar, 2-4 pm: ‘Meet a housemate’ (MCR, info event about living out of college combined with a social event to meet potential housemates)

– Sun 12th Mar, 8pm: Yoga in the MCR

– Fri 17th/ Sat 18th Mar: End-of-term Social (details to be confirmed)


Contact e-mails

– General socials and swaps: all four social secretaries

Freya (

Holly (

Katarina (

Ilma (

– *MCR BOP*: Katarina (

– Yoga in the MCR: Rijak (

– MCR Career Workshop: Zoe (

– Chinese New Year Event: Zoe (

– Talk by the manager of SUSA: Ilma (

– Green Team events: Sophia (

– LGBT+ events: Helen (

– Welfare events: Amarpreet (

– Grad Symposium: Zoe (, Ilma (

-‘Meet a housemate’: Sarah (




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