Current track

Title

Artist


Blog

In this second podcast of the series ‘Getting Candid About Race’, Nicole, Zoey and Sareena (all Hardinge) discuss the stereotypes associated with Asian culture such as the model minority myth, some less well known facts about Asian minorities and the diversity within Asian culture.

In this International DukeBox Radio show, “Getting candid about race”, Molly interviews Sade and Nicole (all U6 Hg) about commonly asked questions on race. The topics discussed include: awkward situations such as hair touching, deeper issues such as systemic racism, new buzz terms such as white privilege and more.

What social and political issues were Wellington students asked to consider in the run up to the 1970 election? When were they first allowed to vote? Did they campaign for or against the UK joining the EU? Find out in the latest ‘Out of the Archives’ podcast by Caroline Jones.

This week, College Archivist Caroline Jones goes over the history of swimming facilities and practices at Wellington and the origins of the iconic ‘Maniacs’ competition.

Celebrate Speech Day with the latest podcast from Caroline Jones, the College archivist! Today she will be delving into the history of speech day, from simple beginnings through Edwardian grandeur to the present day…

In this weeks episode of ‘Out of the Archives’, Caroline Jones discusses the music tastes of Wellington pupils back in the late 60s and early 70s, and how the College used to host concerts with some fairly big names…   Hyde Park free concert 7 June 1969: http://www.ukrockfestivals.com/hyde-park-6-7-69.html https://www.udiscovermusic.com/stories/blind-faith-in-hyde-park/ http://www.openculture.com/2012/09/eric_clapton_and_steve_winwood_join_forces_at_the_historic_blind_faith_concert_in_hyde_park_1969.html East Of Eden’s record page: […]

Caroline Jones is back with another story from Wellington Colleges history. Today, she discusses the history of Athletic sports at Wellington, and some of the more slightly strange activities no longer practiced.

Caroline Jones talks about the history of the iconic Kingsley race, which has been sadly cancelled this year…

In this weeks episode of ‘Out of the Archives’, Caroline talks about the biggest fire that Wellington College has ever experienced.

In the wake of the current Coronavirus situation, what health epidemics has the College faced in the past? And how did they deal with them? Caroline Jones explains in this weeks episode of ‘Out of the Archives’.