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RAWAA: A new ballet in the making

14th November 2017

We have been watching the process of creating a new ballet in an interdisciplinary workshop with writer Marina Warner, choreographer Kim Brandstrup, pianist and composer Joanna MacGregor, and professional dancers.

Sara Paretsky will be our Guest of Honour at the 25th Mystery & Crime Conference at St Hilda's College

14th November 2017
‘There are no true friends in politics. We are all sharks circling, and waiting, for traces of blood to appear in the water.’  Alan Clark Diaries.

We are delighted to announce that this year’s conference Guest of Honour is Sara Paretsky. Credited...

'Venus Uncovered' with Bettany Hughes is showing on BBC4 tomorrow.

14th November 2017

St Hilda's alumnae, award-winning documentary makers, Bettany Hughes and Ruth Sessions, recently set up a new production company, SandStone Global. Their first release, 'Venus Uncovered: Ancient Goddess of Love', will be on BBC Four at 9pm on 15 November 2017. Professor Bettany Hughes embarks on...

Professor Petra Schleiter, Anneliese Dodds MP, and Shasta Kaul (2015, PPE)

Dr Anneliese Dodds MP spoke to St Hilda's students at our Philosophy, Politics and Economics seminar

9th November 2017

We were honoured to be joined by our alumna Dr Anneliese Dodds MP (PPE 1996) at our Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) seminar on 8 November 2017.

Sage Goodwin has been awarded the University of Oxford’s Carwardine Prize in US History

6th November 2017

Sage Goodwin (History, 2012) has been awarded the Carwardine Prize for 2016-17. The Prize is awarded to the most outstanding student on Oxford’s US History M.St. course in 2016-17. Sage was the 2016 winner of the St Hilda’s Hildegard Prize which award assisted with funding her M.St. course. Sage...

Zeinab Badawi has received an award for outstanding contribution to media

30th October 2017

Our alumna Zeinab Badawi (PPE, 1978) receved an award at the MVISA (Movie Video and Screen Awards) ceremony on 28 October 2017 for outstanding contribution to media.

Many congratulations on this achievement!

Representing the Dead: Epitaph Fictions in Late-Medieval France by Dr Helen Swift

Dr Helen Swift's 'Book at Lunchtime' discussion is available as a podcast.

27th October 2017

Book at Lunchtime is a series of bite-sized book discusssions with commentators from a range of disciplines.  

Leo Panish, Laura Coppinger and Toto Gill, with judge Margaret Faultless

St Hilda's Music Scholarship Awards 2017/18

26th October 2017

We are delighted that pianist Toto Gill (1st year Music) has been awarded the Music Scholarship for 2017/18 for his extraordinarily accomplished performance of Wagner's 'Liebestod' at the competition on 25 October 2017. Two further Awards were granted to violinist Leo Panish (2nd year...

The Progress 1000: London's top influencers 2017 includes St Hilda's alumnae

25th October 2017

Progress 1000: London's most influencial people 2017

Communicators: Media

Bettany Hughes and Ruth Fuller-Sessions are part of the team to set up the TV Company StandStone Global

24th October 2017

Our alumnae, award-winning writer and broadcaster Bettany Hughes (1985) and former Director of Production at Atlantic Ruth Fuller-Sessions (1986) have, with their colleagues Nigel Gardner and Peter...

Eight Days That Made Rome with Bettany Hughes

'Eight Days that Made Rome' with Bettany Hughes is showing on 27 October 2017

24th October 2017

In her compelling history of Rome, our alumna and leading historian Bettany Hughes tells the story of Rome and its empire through eight pivotal days that changed the course of its history. The...

'Outsiders: Five Women Writers Who Changed the World' by Dr Lyndall Gordon publishes in October 2017.

22nd October 2017

Our Senior Research Fellow , Dr Lyndall Gordon has written a group biography, 'Outsiders: Five Women Writers Who Changed the World'. The book, which publishes by...

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