Author Archives: JH

May 2019: An asparagus tour and tasting lunch

Do you enjoy asparagus?  Have you ever wondered how they are grown or how, while still under the earth, they can be cut without damaging the delicate tops?  What’s the difference between white and green asparagus? If you would like … Continue reading

Posted in Announcement | Leave a comment

April 2019: Visit one of the oldest deep tech A.I. firms in the Netherlands – SMR-groep

The Oxford and Cambridge Society is inviting you to a visit one of the oldest deep tech A.I. firms in the Netherlands – SMR-groep. Join alumni from other clubs to explore the latest technology during guided and live demos and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

April 2019: StartupCommons with Ben Verwaayen – How big talks to small: (corporates and startups)

StartupCommons is honoured that Ben Verwaayen will visit us on April 16th. As founder of Keen Venture Partners, he will share his view on the David and Goliath of the business: startups and corporates. The evening is hosted by Deloitte, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

April 2019: 165th Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race

The Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race is one of the oldest sporting events in the world. The 165th race will be held this year on Sunday, April 7th with both the Women’s Boat Race and the Men’s Boat Race being … Continue reading

Posted in Announcement | Leave a comment

February 2019: Candlemas Evening

Candlemas is an evening of music, poetry, readings and other contributions from our own members. Guests will be welcomed with coffee or glühwein and you will be free to wander amongst the pianos until the programme starts! During the interval … Continue reading

Posted in Announcement | Leave a comment

Elsewhere: Amsterdam Light Festival

The Columbia Club of the Netherlands is organizing a boat for the Amsterdam Light Festival on 18 January (Friday) in Amsterdam! Enjoy Amsterdam from the water and get up close to the major artworks in a comfortable and heated boat, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

OxCam newsletter December 2018

Dear friends and fellow alumni, With the attached letter, we look back to the many exciting events that took place in 2018. Furthermore, please find an update on developments regarding the committee and some dates for new events in 2019. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

January 2019: 2019 begins with Spring!

One of our esteemed Oxbridge members, John Macfarlane together with friends, is about to give what is probably the first public performance in the Netherlands of a romantic trio for clarinet, cello and piano by Carl Frühling. The programme also … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

European elections 2019

We recently received an email from Sjors Keijzer (European Parliament, Liaison bureau in Nederland) that we would like to share: “Dear Oxford and Cambridge Society of the Netherlands, The European elections will take place between 23-26 May 2019; the elections in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

December 2018: Christmas dinner with the Harvard Society

Dear Alumni, We proudly invite you to come to the annual Christmas dinner organised jointly with the Harvard Society. When: Saturday, December 15th Time: Doors open at 18:00 (there’s a bar for meeting up), dinner starts at 19:00 Where: The … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment