Residential study programs for 14-18 year olds in Cambridge, UK.
While I was a student at Cambridge University, I often wondered what happened to the city when the students left over the summer. So many of the buildings in the centre of town are owned by colleges, with students living in every nook and cranny – I imagined that when they left over the vacation,…Read More
Trinity Hall is one of the prettiest colleges in Cambridge and a select number of us at Reach Cambridge are lucky enough to stay there during the summer course. Founded in 1350, it is the fifth oldest surviving Cambridge college and existed nearly two centuries before its neighbour, Trinity College (with which it must not…Read More
Cambridge Olympic Torch!
Lots of exciting things have been happening in England recently – the Royal Wedding, the Olympics, the Jubilee! And this means that some really exciting things have been happening in Cambridge – Prince William and Kate became the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, and during the Reach July course, the Olympic Torch came to Cambridge….Read More
Community Outreach 2012 – Introducing the Sabre Trust
Wow! This week has flown by with some amazing activities such as a visit to Anglesey Abbey, drama workshops and lots of sport as well as excursions to London and Brighton – look out for more info and some fun photos to come right here on the blog! The students have also had a chance…Read More
Summer Excursions 2012
Every summer, we try to provide the most exciting and interesting excursions across England. These excursions take place every weekend. We feel confident that the excursions this summer will be the best ever! The birthplace of Shakespeare In July, for example, you can choose from this exciting selection: Theatre trips to see Shakespeare plays in…Read More
The Summer Countdown Begins!
Well, it’s officially only 2 months to go until we begin our July summer school program, swiftly followed by our August program. We are all very excited here at Reach Cambridge! We have had lots of applications and I know that the students are beginning to get really excited about coming to Cambridge. Attending Reach…Read More
St Patrick’s Day – March 17th 2012
St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated on March 17, the Saint’s religious feast day and the anniversary of his death in the fifth century. This day is celebrated all over the world, particularly by those of Irish descent, but mainly in Ireland and the USA. The Irish have observed this day as a religious holiday for…Read More
Singapore – January 2012
So after Lebanon it was a quick trip back to the UK before we went off to sunny and warm Singapore. It was just great to have some January sunshine and it was quite a shock to the system to leave Singapore at 30°C and then 14 hours later step off the aeroplane in the…Read More
Lebanon Visit 2012
We had an amazing time in Lebanon last month. It was my second time there and Dan’s first time and we loved it! As the schools were dotted around Lebanon we managed to see a bit more of the country as well as the city of Beirut where we were based. We managed to make…Read More
We’re Wrapping up Warm!
Since I wrote the blog entry upon our return from sunny Singapore, there have been some exciting changes to the British weather! The majority of England and most of Scotland and Wales experienced snow last weekend. It was great fun! Cambridge was looking particularly beautiful in the snow – see below for some pictures! But…Read More