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Our Gaudy Celebrations will be extra special for our 125th Year

12th September 2018

We are looking forward to our 2018 Gaudy, which we will celebrate with special reunions, lectures, concerts and films. Our archivist has been busy setting up our exhibitions, take a sneak preview above!

Professor Alison Noble OBE, FRS, spoke at the 2018 Forum Annual Lecture at the Royal Academy of Engineering

10th September 2018

St Hilda's Professorial Fellow in Biomedical Engineering, Alison Noble OBE, FRS, gave a speech at the 2018 Forum Annual Lecture at the Royal Academy of Engineering on 5 September 2018: "The ambition is to ensure that...

We're celebrating our 125th Anniversary by launching a range of St Hilda's jewellery at the Gaudy

5th September 2018

In St Hilda's 125th anniversary year, the Gaudy celebrations will extend over 3 days with special reunions, archives exhibitions, lectures, concerts and films, 14–16 September. We are delighted that...

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...

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...

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