The Official Cambridge History Society

CLIO brings together an eclectic mix of the world’s most prominent, prolific and popular historians and other speakers to present exclusively to members of the society.

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Latest News

Find out the latest news from CLIO, including committee minutes, notices and reports from the faculty.


Get in touch with members of the society through the CLIO blog, and through the contacts page


Download the iCal from CLIO to get automatic, up-to-date information on upcoming events.


Check out the term card archive to find out the latest speakers.

Community Support

CLIO offers a forum for historians to organise and meet to organise revision and support sessions in order to get a better hold of studies.

Notifications of Internships

The society keeps you up-to-date with the latest job opportunities and internship places aimed specifically at historians.

...And Social Events!

The society also arranges nights out for members which include discounted drinks and queue jumps!

Powerful Speeches

CLIO hosts historians and speakers at the bleeding-edge of their subject, who offer insightful, thoughtful and provocative perspectives on a vast range of subjects.
Former speakers include: