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Transforming our Site

Progress on Transforming St Hilda's Site

21st September 2018

We are making good progress with our plans to transform St Hilda's site. Preparatory work for the new buildings began on 7 August 2018. Our old Porters' Lodge closed for the final time and our temporary Main Lodge is now in place on South Lawn. Hall Lodge, a second Lodge serving Hall Building,...

We enjoyed a wonderful 125th anniversary Gaudy weekend

17th September 2018

We were delighted to see many friends of St Hilda's at our 2018 Gaudy weekend, including alumnae attending their 40th (1978) and 50th (1968) reunions.

Undergraduate Open Day 2018

Thanks to everyone who came to our Undergraduate Open Day on 14 September 2018

15th September 2018

Our student helpers enjoyed showing lots of potential applicants around our College. If you missed the Open Day, you can  hear from our students and tutors about life at St Hilda's in our new video series . You can also look around with our...

Examination Success for St Hilda's Finalists

13th September 2018

This year, 98% of our undergraduate students got an upper second class or first class degree in their finals. This placed St Hilda’s joint 13th place on the 2017/18 Norrington Table. We are...

Archives Exhibition at Gaudy 18

Our Gaudy Celebrations will be extra special for our 125th Year

12th September 2018

We are looking forward to our 2018 Gaudy, which we will celebrate with special reunions, lectures, concerts and films. Our archivist has been busy setting up our exhibitions, take a sneak preview above!

Professor Alison Noble OBE, FRS, spoke at the 2018 Forum Annual Lecture at the Royal Academy of Engineering

10th September 2018

St Hilda's Professorial Fellow in Biomedical Engineering, Alison Noble OBE, FRS, gave a speech at the 2018 Forum Annual Lecture at the Royal Academy of Engineering on 5 September 2018: "The ambition is to ensure that...

We're celebrating our 125th Anniversary by launching a range of St Hilda's jewellery at the Gaudy

5th September 2018

In St Hilda's 125th anniversary year, the Gaudy celebrations will extend over 3 days with special reunions, archives exhibitions, lectures, concerts and films, 14–16 September. We are delighted that...

Zeinab Badawi has been awarded the British Academy President's Medal

21st August 2018

Our alumna and journalist and broadcaster, Zeinab Badawi (PPE, 1978) has been awarded the British...

Val McDermid is appointed Visiting Professor of Scottish Studies and Crime Fiction at Otago University in New Zealand

15th August 2018

Our alumna and Honorary Fellow and best-selling author, Val McDermid, has been appointed by Otago University in New Zealand to be their Visiting Professor of Scottish Studies and Crime Fiction. The university announced her appointment...

St Hilda's 125th Anniversary Merchandise is available to buy

6th August 2018

St Hilda's College's 125th anniversary merchandise is now available to purchase online as well as at our College events. We offer an exciting variety of items, all designed by our recent graduate, Rebecca Martin, (Medicine, 2013). There is something for everyone, including umbrellas, notecards...

Student Success in Finals

25th July 2018

Congratulations to St Hilda’s one hundred and eight finalists for their success in this year’s Finals! Thirty seven students achieved Firsts, sixty-nine obtained 2:1s, and two 2:2s. 

Particular mention should go to the students in Ancient and Modern History, Biochemistry, Engineering,...

Bettany Hughes will be chair of judges for the 2019 Man Booker International Prize

20th July 2018

Dr Bettany Hughes, (Ancient and Modern History, 1985), has been announced as the chair of judges for the 2019 Man Booker International Prize.

The judging panel also includes writer, translator and president of English PEN Maureen Freely; philosopher Professor Angie Hobbs FRSA; novelist...