Research Events Archive

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Mar Mar
2017 2017
Lady Brodie Room 18:00 - 20:00

For Hilary Term 2017's MCR Symposium, we decided to set a challenging and topical theme, which speakers responded to in their papers: post-truth.

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

The second St Hilda's Feminist Salon of Hilary Term was co-hosted by Mara Clake from the Abortion Support Network (ASN) and Speaking of I.M.E.L.D.A., a  feminist performance art group raising awareness of the illegality of abortion in the Republic of Ireland and in Northern Ireland. About 30...

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Feb Feb
2017 2017
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building 17:30 - 20:30

The speaker was Dr Julia Burhle (University of Oxford). Julia gave a stimulating illustrated overview of John Cranko (1927-1973) - his life and work, focussing on his great innovations in narrative choreography and expression of interiority in ballet forms. Cranko was a South African born ballet...

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

St Hilda's hosted a talk by our alumna Catherine Woollard as part of our PPE Seminar Series. Catherine is Secretary General of the European Council on Refugees and Exiles. She discussed the current refugee crisis in the Middle East and Europe. The event was...

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Feb Feb
2017 2017
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building 17:30 - 20:30

DANSOX hosted choreographer and dance scholar Susie Crow, choreographer and director Yolande Yorke-Edgell, and dancers of the Yorke Dance Company for a showing of the reconstruction of Sea of Troubles. This consisted of a rehearsal/demonstration on the process of reviving Kenneth MacMillan's...

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Feb Feb
2017 2017
Senior Common Room 17:15 - 19:15

The St Hilda's College Philosophy Symposium speaker for Hilary Term was Alexander Kaiserman, Associate Professor at Balliol College and Oxford's Faculty of Philosophy. Professor Kaiserman works on the metaphysics of causation, and causation in science, ethics and the law. He gave a talk related...

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

The MCR hosted a discussion with St Hilda's Junior Research Fellows on preparing for post-PhD life.

The event was attended by members of the JCR, MCR, and SCR members and guests who enjoyed asking questions and listening to our JRF's experiences.. The discussion was followed by drinks and...

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Feb Feb
2017 2017
Jacqueline du Pré Music Building 17:00 - 19:15

The St Hilda's series of interdisciplinary workshops continued this term with 'Sleep and the Brain'. The workshop examined sleep, its relationship to brain functions, and its importance to psychological well-being, from the perspectives of Neuroscience, Psychology and Philosophy.

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

St Hilda's first Feminist Salon of Hilary Term was hosted by Eleanor Lisney and Zara Todd from Sisters of Frida, a disabled feminist collective based in London. The event was attended by approximately 40 people including undergraduate, postgraduate and...

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Jan Jan
2017 2017
00:00 - 00:00

Hosted by St Hilda's College, and the Ertegun Scholarship Programme, with the kind support of the Faculty of Linguistics, Philology and Phonetics of the University of Oxford, this two-day conference brought together international experts to discuss the issue of language and cultural contacts...

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