Nelly Olova

Nelly Olova

What is your story before you started your degree in Cambridge? I grew up in Sofia, Bulgaria, in times of chaos and controversy, as the country made its transition from communism to democracy. Since the very moment I started school, I was pushed to study hard, closely...
Daniela Robles-Espinoza

Daniela Robles-Espinoza

What is your story before you started your degree in Cambridge? I was always an inquisitive girl and my parents, Maria Elena and Gabriel, and grandfather, Pedro, always encouraged my curiosity by giving me books on popular science topics and doing activities together,...
Keno Omu

Keno Omu

Hi Keno! Can you tell us a bit about your early life and education? I was born in Nigeria but moved to England with my parents when I was 4 years old. We moved again when I was 7, this time to Kuwait, where my parents still live. At 16 I enrolled in a boarding school...
Sarah Leiter

Sarah Leiter

Playing a Paralympic sport for Britain, and learning the hard way how to deal with setbacks, have helped Sarah achieve her ambition of becoming a doctor, despite having a rare eye disease. She was born with albinism, which left her with only ten per cent of normal...
Tanya Hutter

Tanya Hutter

It took a journey across continents and long years of searching before Dr Tanya Hutter found her way in life. But when she did, she knew it straightaway. ‘That moment was amazing,’ Tanya says of her first experience as a scientist. ‘The challenge, the excitement, the...