After visiting a few colleges, I felt Emma
was the one in which I felt most welcome
Emily, 2nd Year
Senior Lecturer in Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
I came to Emmanuel in 1984 to read Mathematics, and have been here in various guises ever since.
It’s 8pm and I’m about to start a 12-hour shift at the national COVID-19 testing centre in Milton Keynes. Truckloads of boxes with transparent plastic bags just arrived and a brief announcement is made: 15,000 patient swabs. For now, the mood among the team is cheerful and enthusiastic, but I know it will have morphed into exhaustion and fatigue by the end of the night.
Alex Jeffrey, a Lecturer in Human Geography, discusses his research into conflict, state-building and the possibilities for justice in a divided world.