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 ...
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
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...
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 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.”