We are delighted to see that so many of our wonderful colleagues have been shortlisted for Oxford University Student Union's Teaching Awards 2017. Outstanding Tutor Award:
Human rights – does anyone out there care? Lord Hall of Birkenhead (Director General of the BBC) gives the first lecture in a new series, which has been established to celebrate the memory of St Hilda’s College alumna, Sue Lloyd-Roberts CBE and MBE, a fearless, award-winning BBC journalist whose uncompromising and courageous documentaries highlighted humanitarian issues across the world. Book tickets here.
An interdisciplinary workshop will look at the problem of addiction from the perspectives of Psychology, Neuroscience, and Philosophy. There will be talks by psychologist Dr Paolo DeLuca of Kings College London, neuroscientist Professor Jeff Daley of Cambridge University, and philosopher Professor Richard Holton of Cambridge University. All are welcome but booking essential at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/addiction-and-the-brain-tickets-33868894776
5.30pm Dr Angela McShane’s Talk ‘A Material History of Europe 1500-1750’ in the Vernon Harcourt Room 7pm Drinks Reception in the Senior Common Room 7.30pm Fundraising Dinner in the Dining HallProceeds from dinner will go to the Jenny Wormald History Fund*