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Brian Hands - College Lecturer

13th February 2024

Brian Hands was a College Lecturer in Engineering at St Hilda’s from 1979 to 1995. As well as teaching generations of Engineering students and acting as Director of Studies in Engineering, Mr Hands was the College’s Computer Manager, and developed the College’s computing infrastructure.

Tết Celebration at St. Hilda’s College

9th February 2024

Distinguished guests, including representatives from the Embassy of Vietnam in London, marked the event as a link between Vietnamese cultural heritage and the global academic community. attendees included the British Ambassador to Vietnam (2007–2010), Mr. Mark Kent CMG, Executive Chair of the...

St Hilda’s Visiting Student Programme

7th February 2024

Oxford vs. Zhejiang

Barbara Mary Levick

Dr Barbara Levick 1931 - 2023

13th December 2023

Barbara Levick held the position of Fellow and Tutor in Lit. Hum. (Literae Humaniores) from 1959 to 1998. A graduate of St Hugh’s College, she earned her D.Phil. in 1959. Her roles at the College included serving as College Librarian from 1956 to 1959 and as a Lecturer in Classics from 1957 to...

St Hilda's in Asia

12th December 2023

It was an absolute pleasure to embark on a remarkable journey across Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, and Hong Kong last week, alongside the Principal. This trip marked a significant milestone for the College, being our first venture into Asia since the pandemic disrupted our plans. Our gratitude...

Professor Margaret Rees bestowed honorary degree

4th December 2023

Recognising exceptional work across various disciplines since 1973, The Open University has conferred honorary degrees on distinguished figures like David Attenborough and Nobel Prize laureates. Among the hundreds of published works by Professor Margaret Rees are more than 20 textbooks—several...

Principal's Research Seminar 2023

1st December 2023

This year, the lecture was conducted by Dr Johannes Ungerer, who holds the Erich Brost Lectureship in German Law and European Union Law at the Faculty of Law and St Hilda’s College. His research delves into private law from comparative, international, and interdisciplinary standpoints,...

St Hilda's academics awarded European Research Council Consolidator Grants

23rd November 2023

Totalling €627 million this year, the grants enable recipients to consolidate their independence by establishing their own research teams to pursue their most promising scientific ideas. 

Dr Aleks Kissinger (right) is an Associate Professor of Quantum Computing in the Computer Science...

Dr Gareth Lloyd Evans is awarded a Research Networking Grant by the AHRC

22nd November 2023

At the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) we fund world-class, independent research in subjects from philosophy and the creative industries, to art conservation and product design.  The AHRC funding will support the expansion of the Old Norse Emotion Network, which was inaugurated in...

Founders' Day Service

16th November 2023

In this 130th year, the College community, led by the College Chaplain Suzan Meryem Rosita Kalayci, reflected in different ways on the theme of Humanity.

The service commenced with the Collect for St Hilda:

“O God, by whose grace the blessed Abbess Hilda, enkindled by the fire of...

Barbara Pym Literary Internship 2023

10th November 2023

The Barbara Pym Society made a generous gift to St Hilda’s with the intention of funding an internship. The internship is aimed at students interested in a career in the publishing industry, providing the successful candidate with a stimulating and varied introduction to the many aspects of...

A Visitation: The Visitor Visits

9th November 2023

A College Visitor is a person who holds a position of authority and oversight within an individual college. The role of a College Visitor typically varies from college to college, but it is a senior figure who ensures that the college operates in accordance with its statutes and that its...