Flourishing at Wycombe, Natasha Devon Talk

Flourishing at Wycombe | Stress and Anxiety: Looking after Myself and Others

Here at Wycombe Abbey, we know just how difficult the past year has been for us all and how especially tough it has been for the young people in our care. That…


Wycombe Management Conference 2021

The Wycombe Management Conference 2021

The Wycombe Management Conference has been a staple of the Wycombe Abbey Sixth Form experience for the last 30 years. In collaboration with the Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe, and now nicknamed…


The Carrington Award: Virtual Talk by Dr Anna Machin

The Carrington Award: Dr Anna Machin ‘How Love Makes Us Human’

  On Friday 20 November, we welcomed evolutionary anthropologist, Dr Anna Machin, to give a virtual talk to our Sixth Form as part of The Carrington Award. Dr Machin is world-renowned for…


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Online Talks as part of Black History Month

Throughout the month of October, pupils and staff were invited to tune in to online talks and lectures reflecting on issues of diversity and inclusion. Pupils share their thoughts below: Professor Bronwen…


Careers Spotlight: Ronit Kanwar

Wycombe Abbey pupils were treated to a talk by award-winning entrepreneur, and Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia candidate, Ronit Kanwar. Ronit is a consultant at Schmidt Futures, a venture facility for public benefit co-founded…


Online Astrophotography talk by Photographer Gavin James and Astronomer Jonathan Genton

On 12 October we had the pleasure of listening to a fascinating lecture via zoom on Astrophotography by Photographer Gavin James and Astronomer Jonathan Genton. One of the main features of the…


Carrington Talk: Nikita Malik ‘Radicalisation and Terrorism’

On Friday 16 October,  Sixth Form pupils had the privilege of hearing from Nikita Malik, as part of the school’s Carrington Award Programme. Nikita was named as one of Forbes Magazine ’30…


Dr Richard Stemp: The Art of Jan van Eyck

The History of Art Society were delighted to welcome Dr Richard Stemp to deliver an online lecture, discussing ‘The art of Jan van Eyck’. Dr Stemp gave an in-depth and incisive analysis…


The Carrington Award: Sarah Outen ‘Dare to Do’

On 25 September, we welcomed British athlete and adventurer, Sarah Outen MBE, to deliver a virtual talk to our Sixth Form as part of the Carrington Award. Sarah’s talk ‘Dare to Do’…


History Lecture: The Romanovs

This term Dr Helen Rappaport, author of 14 critically acclaimed books on topics ranging from Queen Victoria to Stalin, came to Wycombe to give an engaging talk about the four Romanov sisters….