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2017 Gaudy Celebrations and Reunions 15 - 16 September 2017

16th September 2017

A special, live version of University Challenge pitting the recent, triumphant graduate team of Dr Daisy Dunn (Classics, 2005), Dame Fiona Caldicott (Physiology, 1960), Dr Val McDermid (English, 1972) and Adele Geras (Modern Languages, 1966) against another vintage team reuniting Gill Elliott (...

Professor Selina Todd will be the new President of the Socialist Education Association

21st July 2017

Professor Selina Todd, Tutorial Fellow in History at St Hilda's College and Professor in Modern British History, History Faculty, University of Oxford, has accepted nomination as the new President of the Socialist...

Professor Sir Gordon Duff receives his Honorary Degree from the University of Sheffield

Professor Sir Gordon Duff receives an Honorary Degree from the University of Sheffield.

17th July 2017

Each year the University of Sheffield recognises a series of individuals who have made significant achievements in their fields or profession, or who have contributed to the betterment of Sheffield.

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St Hilda's Alumnae are presenting their work at the Edinburgh Fringe 2017

13th July 2017

Works by two recent graduates are featuring this year at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe – look out for Olly Jackson and Madeleine Perham on the programme!

Olly Jackson, actor, writer, director is Herr Falkenstein in...

We held full subject experience days in Chemistry and Physics for students from Surrey schools

13th July 2017

We were delighted to host students from our Surrey Schools - St Hilda's College partnership at our full subject experience day in Chemistry and Physics on 11 July 2017.

Six St Hilda’s Mystery & Crime authors featured on longlists for prestigious crime fiction awards

11th July 2017

We are delighted to note that several of our conference speakers, old friends and new, are listed for awards in 2017.

Longlist for the McIlvanney Prize 2017:

Lin Anderson – None...

St Hilda's Telethon Team 2017

Many thanks to our student callers and alumnae at the end of St Hilda's 2017 Telephone Campaign

10th July 2017

‘We are overwhelmed by the generous response of our Senior Members to St Hilda’s 2017 telephone campaign. Our team of undergraduate and graduate students has spent the last two weeks calling our alumnae to update them on College news and seek support for our projects. They have also enjoyed...

The Oxford Science Blog 'Women in science: why female mentors matter in engineering' discusses the work of women engineers, including St Hilda's Fellows Professor Alison Noble and Dr Ana Namburete

10th July 2017

The above blog raises the diversity problem in the engineering industry as well as considering campaigning efforts to address this. Lanisha Butterfield discusses the work of inspirational women engineers, including Professor...

Professor David Wulstan, former Lecturer in Music at St Hilda's, has died.

6th July 2017

We are saddened to hear of Professor David Wulstan's death. Professor Wulstan was a Lecturer in Music at St Hilda's College from 1965 to 1979 and remained in contact with the College throughout his career. He was a Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford and later held a number of other distinguished...

Dame Fiona Caldicott received a Lifetime Achievement Award at the First Women 2017 Awards

3rd July 2017

Dame Fiona Caldicott DBE, our alumna (Physiology, 1960) and former Principal of Somerville College, received a Lifetime Achievement award at the First Women awards on 29 June 2017.

'The History of Africa' with Zeinab Badawi is being broadcast on BBC World News

3rd July 2017

Our alumna Zeinab Badawi (PPE 1978) delves into the history of Africa for a brand new, eight-part series on BBC World News, 'The History of Africa'. The first episode, Mother Africa, takes us across the continent to...

St Hilda's College Open Days 2017

Our next Open Day is on 15 September 2017

29th June 2017

Why choose St Hilda's College? Find out at one of our Open Days.

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