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Professor Mark Wrathall was guest speaker at our Philosophy Symposium on 1 March

2nd March 2018

Professor Mark Wrathall, Professor of Philosopy and Tutorial Fellow at Corpus Christi College, was guest speaker at our Hilary Term Philosophy Symposium on 1 March 2018. We enjoyed a fascinating talk:

'In all this knowledge, one has forgotten what it is to exist'

Kierkegaard and...

Alastair Macaulay meets the audience at the DANSOX Guest Lecture on Fred Astaire

DANSOX welcomed Alastair Macaulay to St Hilda's to deliver a guest lecture on Fred Astaire

2nd March 2018

We were delighted to host Alastair Macaulay (Chief Dance Critic of the New York Times) at St Hilda's, as he delivered a DANSOX guest lecture on Fred Astaire on 1 March 2018. Despite the unexpected snow, the Jacqueline du Pré Music Building was full. Our Tutorial Fellow in English, Professor Sue...

Risa Tan, far left, National Best Oralist in the Philip C Jessup International Law Moot

Risa Tan is named National Best Oralist in the Philip Jessup International Law Moot

2nd March 2018

Our second-year Law undergraduate, Risa Tan, was part of the  the team that represented Oxford in the UK round of the Philip Jessup International Law Moot, 23–...

Our Drama Society's production of 'The Birthday Party' is postponed

1st March 2018

Unfortunately, St Hilda's Drama Society's production of 'The Birthday Party' by Harold Pinter has had to be postponed due to unforeseen circumstances. We will announce a new date in Trinity Term.

'Anecdotal Evidence' by Wendy Cope publishes on 1 March 2018

1st March 2018

Anecdotal Evidence by our alumna, Wendy Cope, published on 1 March 2018 by Faber & Faber. Anecdotal Evidence is Wendy Cope's first collection of new poetry since 2011's acclaimed Family...

Mary Moore: A Memorial Celebration

Mary Moore - A Memorial Celebration

26th February 2018

We were honoured to hold the memorial celebration for our former Principal, Mary Moore, in the Jacqueline du Pré Music Building on 25 February 2018.

The Century Girls: The Final Word from the Women Who've Lived the Past Hundred Years of British History

20th February 2018

The Century Girls: The Final Word from the Women Who’ve Lived the Past Hundred Years of British History by our alumna, Tessa Dunlop, has been published by Simon & Schuster.

St Hilda of Whitby: A Cantata

We launched our 125th anniversary celebrations with St Hilda of Whitby: A Cantata

18th February 2018

St Hilda's choir, orchestra, friends and alumnae, gathered in the University Church of St Mary the Virgin for our celebration of music on 18 February 2018. Take a look at our photo gallery.

One Hundred Years of Women's Suffrage: Where to Next?

7th February 2018

We were delighted to attend the event organisd by St Hugh’s College and Women in the Humanities on 6 February 2018, which marked a century since the passage of the Representation of the People Act that enfranchised many women over the age of 30.

There was a roundtable discussion led by a ...

College Girls

Our 125th Anniversary Celebrations begin in style!

5th February 2018

St Hilda's 125th anniversary celebrations began on 3 February 2018, with a screening of 'College Girls'.

Narmeen Rehman

Narmeen Rehman has won the Women in Nuclear Champion of the Year Award 2018

2nd February 2018

Our alumna Narmeen Rehman (Engineering, 2007) has won the Women in Nuclear (WiN) Champion of the Year Award 2018. This award goes to 'a woman who has been supportive and influential across the sector in building...

The University of Oxford will take a leading role in an extensive new activity supporting the development of next-generation batteries

25th January 2018

Dr David Howey, our Tutorial Fellow in Engineering and Associate Professor in Oxford’s Department of Engineering Science, will be a member of a team comprising the UK’s leading battery experts from universities across the UK...

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