Clubs and Societies


Clubs and societies are a great way to get to meet other students in College and provide a brilliant opportunity to take a well needed break from busy Cambridge life. Lucy Cavendish has many active clubs and societies and hopefully something to cater for all interests and tastes. All of the society representatives will be delighted to hear from you if you are interested in joining or have any questions. The full range of Cambridge societies, along with contact details, can be found here – you might be surprised at what you find!

If you can't see a club that interests you, check out our frequently asked questions on how to start a new one. If you're missing your own society on this page, please contact us so we can set up your information here. 

 
 
  Contacts (2018/2019)  Shoko Hirosue (sh822) Lindsay Malone (lcm56)   Facebook page:   link

Contacts (2018/2019)
Shoko Hirosue (sh822)
Lindsay Malone (lcm56)

Facebook page: link

aRT SOCIETY

The society was set up in November 2016 to create and cultivate a vibrant art community at Lucy Cavendish College, through fun and friendly painting, craft sessions and trips to exhibitions. We hope to provide more opportunities for College members to be involved in creative activities; just what you need to make you feel happy and relaxed. 

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bADMINTON

Never tried badminton before? Basically ready to beat Lin Dan? - which ever one you are, come and join the Hughes-Lucy Cavendish Badminton club! We are joined with Hughes hall so there is also opportunity to meet guys! Currently we play 1-2 times a week at Kelsey Kerridge Sport Centre - Thursdays from 9 to 10pm at for ‎£1.20 (entry fee to the centre)…  Read more

  Contacts (2018/2019)  Carina Mouritsen-Luxhøj (cm741 )   Facebook page:   link

Contacts (2018/2019)
Carina Mouritsen-Luxhøj (cm741 )

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  Contacts (2018/2019)  Lily Delimata (Captain, lcd40) April Bowman (President, ab2135)   Facebook page:   link

Contacts (2018/2019)
Lily Delimata (Captain, lcd40)
April Bowman (President, ab2135)

Facebook page: link

Boat Club

Rowing is an intrinsic part of University life at Cambridge, and Lucy Cavendish is no exception. Every year, novices sign up in Fresher’s Week, and before they know it, we’re putting them through their paces, getting ready for all the exciting Michaelmas Term races, which include the fancy dress Emma Sprints... Read more


  Contacts (2018/2019)  Nadezda Volkova (nv286)

Contacts (2018/2019)
Nadezda Volkova (nv286)

cavendish chorale

Cavendish Chorale is a friendly student choir that welcomes female voices from all colleges, with and without previous experience. We sing a variety of everything, from classics to musicals to pop, directed by Chloe Allison from Selwyn College.

  • Undergraduate, postgraduate, upper voices, Chamber Choir

  • One rehearsal a week at 7.30-9pm on Wednesdays in the Music Pavilion
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Cavendish chronicle

‘In many ways, the Cavendish Chronicle has encouraged Lucy Cavendish students and staff to pick up the pen, to dare get splattered with ink, to fasten ideas and thoughts onto paper, thereby immortalizing our presence at Lucy Cavendish. Often, these records echo the whole spectrum of experiences: from endless meals at Warburton, countless captivating talks and their associated insights, all the way down to ever-present hilarious chats... Read more

  Contacts (2016/2017)  Charlotte Akers (caa49) Tanya Brown (tcb37)   Facebook page:   link    Facebook group:   link

Contacts (2016/2017)
Charlotte Akers (caa49)
Tanya Brown (tcb37)

Facebook page: link

Facebook group: link


  Contacts (2016/2017)  Laura Brandt (ltlb2)   Facebook page:   link

Contacts (2016/2017)
Laura Brandt (ltlb2)

Facebook page: link

FOOTBALL

The Churchill-LucyCav-Christ’s women’s football association is in the first division of the University league and participates in the Cup and all the league games. The association offers weekly games, training with our very own coach, and social activities.

The Lucy team is merged with Christ’s College and... Read more


  Contacts (2017/2018)  Julia Leino (jks64) Aimee Moon (ad847)  Facebook page:  link

Contacts (2017/2018)
Julia Leino (jks64)
Aimee Moon (ad847)

Facebook page: link

LADS (Lucy Amateur Dramatic Society)

The drama society of Lucy Cavendish College, LADS (Lucy Amateur Dramatic Society) was born out of a desire to provide a space for and to present artistically ambitious productions that would not perhaps otherwise get performed in Cambridge. We aim to foster theatre that is diverse and inclusive, outspoken and unafraid, seeking to impact and have a dialogue with the society around us. And also fun.


lAW SOCIETY

The Lucy Cavendish Law Society aims to bring together all Lucy Law students and other college members interested in the law. Whether you are interested in the law academically or as a future career, we encourage you to get involved... Read more

  Contacts (2018/2019)  Merry Phillips (mp817) Corlijn Reijgwart (cnir18)   Facebook page:   Lucy Cavendish Law Society  and  Lucy Lawyers

Contacts (2018/2019)
Merry Phillips (mp817)
Corlijn Reijgwart (cnir18)

Facebook page: Lucy Cavendish Law Society and Lucy Lawyers


  Contact (2016/17)  President, Della Murton (dkf20)

Contact (2016/17)
President, Della Murton (dkf20)

Matured Students’ Society

This society is aimed at those women who have returned to education having previously been permanently employed or had a career break to have children.  Often we are juggling family or other commitments with our studies, which can be challenging.  Also, returning to university after a break, or perhaps even for the first time in later... Read more


Netball

Lucy students are welcome to join the Hughes Hall Netball club.

Contact (2016/2017)
Charlotte Akers-Dunphy (caa49)

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  Contacts (2016/2017)   Cherish Watton (clw74)

Contacts (2016/2017)
Cherish Watton (clw74)

Period drama society

We are a group of Lucy Cavendish students who enjoy watching period drama. We welcome you to join us on an evening to allow you to wind down from your day in a quiet yet sociable environment before bed or for a well deserved break before continuing to study. We hope to get... Read more


Hill's Colleges Rugby Team

College rugby is a super fun way to give rugby a go, on a more casual basis than the university wide teams. Being part of a rugby team is great fun, brilliant fitness and a fab way to meet new people!

We run “Development days” in Michaelmas term where you come along to Grange Road rugby... Read more

  Contacts (2016/2017)  Marta (Captain for Hill’s Colleges Team) Laura (Colleges Rep for University Rugby, ln288)

Contacts (2016/2017)
Marta (Captain for Hill’s Colleges Team)
Laura (Colleges Rep for University Rugby, ln288)


tHE Lucy cavendish singers

Since their first public concert in 2009, the Lucy Cavendish Singers have been capturing the hearts and minds of audiences with their vibrant performances and imaginative programmes. Performing entirely from memory, the Singers bring enormous commitment and spontaneity to their songs. 


Ultimate Frisbee

Do you like running? Do you like throwing things? Do you like running while throwing things at people or having things thrown at you? If you answered ‘yes’ to any of these questions then Ultimate Frisbee is for you, and at Magdalene, our team - the New Thundercatz - now have a larger presence than ever before.
Ultimate is a fast-paced, exciting team game played with a flying disc and no referee, depending on... Read more

   Contacts (2016/2017)  Seán Herron (sth30) Jackson Woodruff (jcw78)


Contacts (2016/2017)
Seán Herron (sth30)
Jackson Woodruff (jcw78)


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Varsity ski trip

Contacts (2016/2017)
Lucy Jones (lej35)


vets and medics

Welcome to the Lucy Vets and Medics Society! The aims of this society are to both support your academic work with resources, and talks later in the year, as well as to create a social network – particularly in the MVST years.
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  Contacts (2016/2017)  Chloe Gamlin (cg551)

Contacts (2016/2017)
Chloe Gamlin (cg551)


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Women in Politics

Women in Politics is a society without any particular political or ideological point of view, a place to debate about and work for the place of women in international and national activism and politics. Do women act differently when...Read more