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Memorial Celebration of Mary Moore

22nd January 2018

On Sunday 25th February, we are holding a 'Memorial Celebration' of Mary Moore, Principal of St Hilda's from 1980 - 1990. This will be attended by members of Mary's family, her former colleagues and students, and friends of the College who collaborated with Mary in her work here during her years...

Dr Maike Glitsch and Dr Yvonne Couch have secured research funding to look at factors contributing to recovery from stroke

19th January 2018

Dr Maike Glitsch, Fellow and Tutor in Medicine, and Dr Yvonne Couch, Junior Research Fellow in Medicine, have secured research funding of £114,000 from the...

Dr Jonathan Patterson has published an article in Renaissance Quarterly

19th January 2018

Dr Jonathan Patterson, our Career Development Fellow in French, has published an article ‘Obscenity and Censorship in the Reign of Henry III’,...

Dr Velda Elliott has been awarded the National Association for the Teaching of English Research Award for 2017

19th January 2018

Dr Velda Elliott, Supernumerary Fellow in Education, has been awarded the National Association for the Teaching of English (NATE) Research Award for 2017.  Dr Elliott has also recently...

Dr Linda Troeberg and Dr Stephen Wren have been awarded a research grant by Arthritis UK

19th January 2018

Dr Linda Troeberg, Associate Research Fellow in Medicine, and Dr Stephen Wren, Associate Research Fellow in Chemistry, along with Dr Ngee Han Lim, and...

St Hilda's welcomes two new Visiting Fellows

18th January 2018

The College welcomes the following Visiting Fellows:

The poet, and our alumna, Jenny Joseph has died.

9th January 2018

We are deeply saddened by the news that Jenny Joseph (English, 1950) has died, aged 85. Jenny won a scholarship to St Hilda's, graduating in 1953. She was elected to be an Honorary Fellow of the College in November 2017.

Our Supernumerary Fellow Rita Harris has died.

8th January 2018

We were saddened by the news that Mrs Rita Harris died on 13th December 2017. Rita read English at St Hilda’s 1950 - 1953, and was a Fellow and Treasurer 1968 - 1985. She was a Supernumerary Fellow of the College since 1985. Some of Rita's friends and former colleagues joined her family at a...

Friday's Child: poems of suffering and redemption

'Friday's Child: poems of suffering and redemption', an anthology by Canon Brian Mountford publishes on 23 February 2018

2nd January 2018

In this new anthology, our Chaplain and Supernumerary Fellow The Revd Canon Brian Mountford has chosen 35 poems that explore the human experience of suffering and redemption, accompanied by his own thoughtful and...

Val McDermid and Victoria Hislop are both in the Guardian's Bestselling Books of 2017: The top 100

2nd January 2018

Our alumnae Victoria Hislop (English, 1978) and Val McDermid (English, 1972) feature in the...

Professor Margaret Macmillan is appointed Companion of Honour for services to higher education, history and international affairs in the New Year's Honours 2018

2nd January 2018

Professor Margaret MacMillan, alumna and Honorary Fellow of St Hilda's and Honorary Fellow and former Warden of St Antony’s College, Oxford, is among the members of the University who have been...

Val McDermid and Jacqueline Rose are on the 2018 Man Booker Prize judging panel

20th December 2017

The panel of judges for the 2018 Man Booker Prize will include two of our alumnae, crime writer and Honorary Fellow of St Hilda's, Val McDermid (English, 1972) and feminist writer and critic, Jacqueline Rose (...