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‘Stormzy effect’: record number of black Britons studying at Cambridge

Rise follows rapper’s high-profile backing of scholarships for black students at universityThe “Stormzy effect” has helped inspire record numbers of black British students to study at the University of Cambridge, following the musician’s high-profile b…

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Prince of Wales settles in at Cambridge university – archive, 9 Oct 1967

9 October 1967: The Prince, who is reading archaeology, was greeted by 1,000 sightseers who had gathered outside the Great GateThe arrival of Prince Charles at Cambridge yesterday to start his university career had all the appearances of a welcome give…

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Simon Baron-Cohen: ‘Neurodiversity is the next frontier. But we’re failing autistic people’ | Saba Salman

All different types of brains are normal, but greater understanding has not led to more money for autism, says world-leading expertAs a graduate in the 1980s, Simon Baron‑Cohen taught autistic children at a special school in London. Little was known ab…