Professor Jane Mellanby, Emeritus Fellow of St Hilda's College, was elected as Honorary Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of London (RCP) on 6 July 2016. As the President and Fellows of RCP London heard in the citation to Professor Mellanby's election, '...over many decades, Professor Jane Mellanby has been an outstanding and inspirational educator of female medical students at St Hilda’s College in Oxford. She has also taught and mentored generations of medical students across the entire University of Oxford since the early 1960’s.
Daniel Kohn, who is studying for a DPhil in Organic Chemistry, attended the ISMSC 2016 (International Symposium on Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry) conference in Seoul in July 2016 with the help of a £500 scholarship St Hilda's. Daniel was awarded a poster prize for the poster that he presented at this conference. Many congratulations!
Our speakers this year will examine the many arenas crime fiction covers: the police detective, historical, ‘hard- boiled’, clerical, classical fairy tales, domestic, the golden age gems, the light-hearted, the crossover – romance & crime. Acclaimed author, Lee Child, will be our Guest of Honour and give the Conference Lecture. We are also delighted to announce that our Honorary Fellow Val McDermid will give the After-Dinner Speech on Saturday 20 August.
Shakespeare Celebrations Friday 16 September 6.30pm-8pm Buffet supper (non reunion) 7pm for 7.30pm 50th Reunion Dinner (1966) 7.30pm for 8pm 40th Reunion Dinner (1976) Saturday 17 September 9.30am Gaudy Registration opens with refreshments 10am Discussion with the Principal, Professor Sir Gordon Duff on the College’s plans to transform the site during the forthcoming 125th anniversary. 11am-4pm Library open to visitors