Research Events Archive

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May May
2017 2017
Lady Brodie Room 17:30 - 19:00

On Tuesday 30 May (Tuesday of 6th week), Liberal Democrat peer and St Hilda's PPE alumna, the Right Honourable the Baroness Kramer KC joined students of St Hilda's College for the latest in the termly PPE seminar series. Respected parliamentarian and vocal Remain supporter Susan Kramer discussed...

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May May
2017 2017
Senior Common Room 17:00 - 19:00

St Hilda's Feminist Salon was hosted by  Fatou Wurie, a Masters student at the Blavatnik School of Government in Oxford, and founder of the NGO The Survivor Dream Project, which provides support to victims of gender-based violence and trauma in Sierra Leone. The discussant was Dr Kellie...

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May May
2017 2017
Lady Brodie Room 17:15 - 19:00

St Hilda's College Philosophy Symposium welcomed guest speaker, Dr Stephen Blamey, on 25 May 2017 (Thursday of Week 5) at 5.15pm in the Lady Brodie Room. The event marked Dr Blamey's retirement and thanked him on behalf of the many generations of St Hilda's philosophy students he had taught over...

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May May
2017 2017
Lady Brodie Room 09:00 - 09:00

Sarah Green, Associate Professor in Law, was awarded funding from the John Fell Fund to finance a workshop on 'Illegality after Patel v Mirza'. This case addresses the thorny question of when those who have acted illegally can sue for infringement of their own rights. The workshop brought...

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May May
2017 2017
Vernon Harcourt Room 09:00 - 18:30

This conference, convened by Dr Casey Doyle, Junior Research Fellow at St Hilda's College, brought together established and emerging philosophical researchers from the US and the UK to discuss philosophical problems about...

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May May
2017 2017
Lady Brodie Room 18:00 - 19:00

In the Philippines, six out of every ten patients die without seeing a doctor. Geographic isolation, prohibitive health care costs and lack of tools and skilled providers, prevent poor and marginalized communities from accessing quality health care. This seminar discussed how the Philippines...

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May May
2017 2017
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building 17:00 - 19:00

An interdisciplinary workshop which looked at the problem of addiction from the perspectives of Psychology, Neuroscience, and Philosophy. There were talks by psychologist Dr Paolo DeLuca of Kings College London, neuroscientist Professor Jeff Dalley of Cambridge University, and philosopher...

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May May
2017 2017
Senior Common Room 18:30 - 19:00

The MCR Poster Event preceded the Graduate Supervisors' Dinner. Four members of the MCR presented their work followed by an opportunity for informal discussion and viewing of the posters. 

The speakers were:

18.30-18.35:      Opening Words

18.35-18.40:      Sabrina Bennstein...

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Apr Apr
2017 2017
Senior Common Room 16:45 - 19:15

St Hilda's Feminist Salon was hosted by Dr Lisa Monchalin, the first indigenous Canadian woman to attain a PhD in criminology, and author of The Colonial Problem: An Indigenous Perspective on Crime and Injustice in Canada. The Salon was held in St Hilda's College Senior Common Room and was...

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Apr Apr
2017 2017
00:00 - 00:00

Poetry as a means of self-expression has fascinated writers throughout the ages and cultures. Early cases in point are ancient authors such as Catullus and Ovid, whose Latin poems Carmina and Tristia treat questions of lives faced with controversy and exile. In the Middle Ages, French and German...

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