Entries by The Cambridge Union Society from 01/2012

This House Believes the Conservatives Have Been Unfairly Demonised

| Posted 01.18.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Throughout Cambridge University there are many Conservatives. But many of them dare not openly admit this. Young Liberal Democrats, Labourites, Socialists and Marxists are lauded as idealists who care about the injustices of the world, whereas young Conservatives are seen to be unpleasant, reactionary and self-interested individuals with no capacity for compassion.

A Response to Elly Nowell's Oxford Rejection Letter

| Posted 01.20.2012 | UK Universities & Education

I am sure that every Cambridge and Oxford Admissions Tutor sometimes wishes they could accept more students than they have places for. There are many good candidates who apply to both universities, and because of the level of competition, some are unfortunately rejected.

This House Believes The Only Limit To Female Success Is Female Ambition

| Posted 01.25.2012 | UK Universities & Education

We've been gently tapping at the glass ceiling for too long. It's time for women to take bold action to achieve a real change. It's time for us to regain our confidence and ambition and ensure that there is no limit to female success.