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Open Days at St Hilda's College

Our next Open Day is on Friday 14 September. Come and see us!

15th September 2018

Our next 2018 Open Day is Friday 14 September.

Zeinab Badawi has been awarded the British Academy President's Medal

21st August 2018

Our alumna and journalist and broadcaster, Zeinab Badawi (PPE, 1978) has been awarded the British...

Our new temporary Porters' Lodge is open!

19th August 2018

Our plans to transform our site for St Hilda's 125th anniversary are progressing well. We are delighted that our new temporary Porters' Lodge is now in use. Preparatory work for our new buildings began on 7 August 2018. Our old Porters' Lodge closed for the final time and the temporary lodge on...

Val McDermid is appointed Visiting Professor of Scottish Studies and Crime Fiction at Otago University in New Zealand

15th August 2018

Our alumna and Honorary Fellow and best-selling author, Val McDermid, has been appointed by Otago University in New Zealand to be their Visiting Professor of Scottish Studies and Crime Fiction. The university announced her appointment...

St Hilda's 125th Anniversary Merchandise is available to buy

6th August 2018

St Hilda's College's 125th anniversary merchandise is now available to purchase online as well as at our College events. We offer an exciting variety of items, all designed by our recent graduate, Rebecca Martin, (Medicine, 2013). There is something for everyone, including umbrellas, notecards...

Student Success in Finals

25th July 2018

Congratulations to St Hilda’s one hundred and eight finalists for their success in this year’s Finals! Thirty seven students achieved Firsts, sixty-nine obtained 2:1s, and two 2:2s. 

Particular mention should go to the students in Ancient and Modern History, Biochemistry, Engineering,...

Bettany Hughes will be chair of judges for the 2019 Man Booker International Prize

20th July 2018

Dr Bettany Hughes, (Ancient and Modern History, 1985), has been announced as the chair of judges for the 2019 Man Booker International Prize.

The judging panel also includes writer, translator and president of English PEN Maureen Freely; philosopher Professor Angie Hobbs FRSA; novelist...

Modern Languages student, Violetta Suvini, wins two prestigious prizes at the end of her first year at St Hilda's.

20th July 2018

Violetta Suvini (Modern Languages, 2017) has won The Marjorie Countess of Warwick Prize and the Mrs Claude Beddington Modern Languages Prize. Winning the two prizes together shows that Violetta has been outstanding in both French and Italian in her Preliminary Examination.

Our alumnae are awarded major Graduate Diploma in Law scholarships

14th July 2018

We are delighted that Carolina Bax (German and Italian, 2013) has been awarded the Astbury Scholarship from the honorable society of the Middle Temple, and that Holly Armstrong (French and Philosophy, 2013) has been awarded a Major Scholarship from...

Catching a Killer: The Search for Natalie Hemming, directed by Anna Hall, wins Royal Television Society Yorkshire Awards

10th July 2018

Our alumna, Anna Hall (English, 1987), has had her work recognised at the Royal Television Society (RTS) Yorkshire Awards. She was an Executive Producer Catching a Killer: The Search for...

Val McDermid is awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Letters from Bath Spa University

10th July 2018

Our alumna, Honorary Fellow and best-selling crime author, Val McDermid, has been awarded an Honorary...

Motion & Meaning

Motion & Meaning with Ensemble Klang and Leading Contemporary Dancers' 'showing' at the JdP Music Building

9th July 2018

A week of collaborative workshops culminated in a performance, or 'showing', of Motion & Meaning on 6 July 2018. DANSOX (Dance Scholarship Oxford) joined forces with the Liveness, Hybridity & Noise new music series for this multi-disciplinary presentation of new works: 'CUE', by our...

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