Emmanuel College, Cambridge

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Emmanuel College: first court with the chapel

Emmanuel College is one of the colleges of the University of Cambridge, England. It was built in 1584 and has around 650 students. Emmanuel has the tradition of doing very well in the exams.[1]

Some very famous people have studied at this College, like Graham Chapman.

In 2006, the Dean of Emmanuel College said that same-sex couples can have civil partnerships at Emmanuel's Chapel. This made it the first in the Church of England to allow this.[2]

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  1. "Recruiting state-school pupils pays off for Cambridge college". The Independent. 9 July 2010. Retrieved 11 December 2012.
  2. "Emmanuel College". Cambridge, UK. Archived from the original on 28 June 2014. Retrieved 9 September 2015.

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