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Winning blades for St Hilda's at Torpids 2017

At the end of Torpids 2017, many congratulations to our crews on their performance.

6th March 2017

We are very proud of our crews in Torpids 2017, who achieved a total of 10 bumps across crews.

M2 gained a total of three positions. W2 lost two positions overall but still bumped two crews. W1 gained one position overall, securing the crew a solid position in Division III. M1 gained five...

Grand Opening of the Stone Family Gym at St Hilda's College

3rd March 2017

We are delighted to announce the opening of our new onsite gym! Thanks to a generous gift from the Stone family, our gym, fully equipped with St Hilda's-branded equipment, officially opened on 3 March 2017. The gym is for the exclusive use of St Hilda's students, Fellows and staff and it will be...

Congratulations to Dr Val McDermid, who has been elected to become a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh

20th February 2017

Our alumna and Honorary Fellow Dr Val McDermid (English, 1972) has been elected to become a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh in February 2017. She is one of 60 distinguished individuals hailing from sectors that range from the arts, business, science and technology and academia. They ...

Congratulations to Kim Brandstrup on winning the award for Best Modern Choreography 2015/16 at the UK National Dance Awards.

15th February 2017

Congratulations to Kim Brandstrup on winning the award for Best Modern Choreography 2015/16 for 'Transfigured Night' at the UK National Dance Awards.

11 February is International Day of Women and Girls in Engineering

11th February 2017

To celebrate International Day of Women and Girls in Science, meet some of the women who are making their mark at Oxford, including St Hilda's Dr Philippa Hulley, Dr Ana Namburete and Dr Yvonne Couch: http://bit.ly/2ke1OIK

 

 

 

Hildegard Prize

27th January 2017

The Hildegard Prize was established in October 2014 by the generous benefaction of Catherine Hughes (St Hilda’s, History, 1952), former Principal of Somerville College, under whose term of office Somerville became co-educational. In reflection of Mrs Hughes’s wish that the Fund should celebrate...

St Hilda's temporary gym

Our new on-site gym will open in Hilary Term!

23rd January 2017

We wre very happy to have been granted planning permission for a temporary ‘log cabin’ gym on St Hilda's main site. Building work on this has now started and we hope that the gym will be open in Hilary Term 2017. Our new on-site gym was made possible by a very generous gift from the Stone family...

Congratulations to Dr Ben Bradford on the publication of two books

19th January 2017

Dr Ben Bradford, Associate Research Fellow in Criminology, has published two titles: 'Stop and Search and Police Legitimacy...

Congratulations to Professor Anne Edwards on publication of her book, 'Working Relationally in and across Practices: Cultural-Historical Approaches to Collaboration'

19th January 2017

Congratulations to Dr Georgina Paul on being awarded John Fell funding for a symposium

17th January 2017

Our Vice Principal Dr Georgina Paul has been awarded John Fell funding for a symposium, 'The Self in Verse: Exploring Autobiographical Poetry', a collaboration between Oxford and the...

Karina Gould

Congratulations to our alumna Karina Gould, on becoming the youngest female cabinet minister in Canadian history.

11th January 2017

Karina Gould (MPhil International Relations, 2011) was elected for the Liberal Party in Burlington, Canada, on 19 October 2015. Facing her first election, she was described by the Liberal party as “young, articulate and very well-educated.”

Catch fascinating talks by our alumnae at Jewish Book Week

9th January 2017

St Hilda's College is well represented at the Jewish Book Week Festival 2017. See the full programme, 17 January - 5 March 2017 at ...

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