Abbey College Cambridge get top marks in National Challenges
Juan Fernandez Pottecher from Spain and John Lorusso from Uruguay were awarded Distinction Awards in the British Mathematical Olympiad Round 1. This is an especially impressive achievement for John as he is a year 10 students and the majority of other Olympiad competitors will be from years 12 and 13. We are delighted to announce that Emily Ma from China also got through to round 2 of the British Physics Olympiad placing her in the top 100 student physicists in the country. Juan and Emil both have offers to study at Cambridge University in 2019.
Ben gains coverted internship at ARM in Cambridge
Abbey College Cambridge Alumnus Shen Leyang (Ben) from China bagged a prestigious 3 month summer internship with ARM in Cambridge. ARM, a Cambridge based company, is the world’s leading designers of processors used in mobile phones and tablet computers. Ben graduated from Abbey College Cambridge in 2017 with 2 A* and 2 A grade A Levels and went to study Electronic Engineering and then a Masters in Engineering at Imperial College London. Well done Ben!
Abbey College Cambridge’s Boy’s Basketball went down to their first loss of the season with a narrow 51-43 defeat to local college Hills Road. The boy’s impressive winning streak had lasted for over a year, but they are confident of overturning the result the next time the two teams meet. Meanwhile the Badminton first team wonan impressive 9-0 against Robinson College in the Cambridge University Colleges League and they are aiming to secure a promotion spot to the league’s first division. New sports clubs for this term include Handball and Squash!
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Cambodian students get a taste of Abbey College Cambridge Life!
This week we have welcomed a group of 19 Cambodian students who have been attending lessons and extra-curricular activities on campus to get a taster of life as an Abbey College Cambridge student.
Abbey College Cambridge is part of the Abbey DLD Group of Colleges.