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Open Days at St Hilda's College

Our next Open Day is on Friday 14 September. Come and see us!

15th September 2018

Our next 2018 Open Day is Friday 14 September.

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...

Modern Languages student, Violetta Suvini, wins two prestigious prizes at the end of her first year at St Hilda's.

20th July 2018

Violetta Suvini (Modern Languages, 2017) has won The Marjorie Countess of Warwick Prize and the Mrs Claude Beddington Modern Languages Prize. Winning the two prizes together shows that Violetta has been outstanding in the both French and Italian in her Preliminary Examination.

Our alumnae are awarded major Graduate Diploma in Law scholarships

14th July 2018

We are delighted that Carolina Bax (German and Italian, 2013) has been awarded the Astbury Scholarship from the honorable society of the Middle Temple, and that Holly Armstrong (French and Philosophy, 2013) has been awarded a Major Scholarship from...

Catching a Killer: The Search for Natalie Hemming, directed by Anna Hall, wins Royal Television Society Yorkshire Awards

10th July 2018

Our alumna, Anna Hall (English, 1987), has had her work recognised at the Royal Television Society (RTS) Yorkshire Awards. She was an Executive Producer Catching a Killer: The Search for...

Val McDermid is awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Letters from Bath Spa University

10th July 2018

Our alumna, Honorary Fellow and best-selling crime author, Val McDermid, has been awarded an Honorary...

Motion & Meaning

Motion & Meaning with Ensemble Klang and Leading Contemporary Dancers' 'showing' at the JdP Music Building

9th July 2018

A week of collaborative workshops culminated in a performance, or 'showing', of Motion & Meaning on 6 July 2018. DANSOX (Dance Scholarship Oxford) joined forces with the Liveness, Hybridity & Noise new music series for this multi-disciplinary presentation of new works: 'CUE', by our...

Anna (third left) with dancers, choreographers, and fellow composers

Composer Anna Appleby returns to St Hilda's for 'Motion and Meaning'

5th July 2018

We are delighted to welcome our alumna, Anna Appleby (Music, 2011), back to St Hilda’s for Motion and Meaning. Anna is one of the composers working with Ensemble Klang, one of Holland's most influential contemporary music groups, and leading...

Nadifa Mohamed

Nadifa Mohamed has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature

2nd July 2018

Nadifa Mohamed (Modern History and Politics, 2000) was elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 2018.

Nadifa's first novel, Black Mamba Boy, won the Betty Trask Prize. It was longlisted for the Orange Prize and shortlisted for the Guardian First Book Award, the John...

Our annual College Garden Party was a great succcess

2nd July 2018

We were delighted to welcome back so many alumnae, who enjoyed our Victorian fairground in the sun-filled gardens. Among the guests were those attending reunions for the 2008, 1998, 1988 and 1958 year groups. We hope to see you all again soon!

Professor Catherine Schenk is appointed Alexandre Lamfalussy Senior Research Fellow for 2018-19.

25th June 2018

The Bank for International Settlements has announced the appointment of Professor Catherine Schenk, our Professorial Fellow in Social and Economic History, as the Alexandre Lamfalussy Senior Research Fellow for 2018-...

Victoria Moore secures a place in the grand final of the British Showjumping National Championships

21st June 2018

Our Buildings Coordinator, Victoria Moore, has secured a place in the grand final of the British Showjumping National Championships. Victoria and her 12-year-old chestnut mare, Veuve De Bomonde, took top spot in the second round of the...

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