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St Hilda's new college van reduces our carbon footprint

4th November 2020

As part of St Hilda's drive towards sustainability and reducing vehicle emissions, our newly leased College van is an all-electric Volkswagen Transporter. This, together with our recent investment in battery powered gardening equipment means that we are reducing both noise and emissions on...

Marketing English Books, 1476-1550: How Printers Changed Reading by our alumna, Dr Alexandra da Costa, is published by OUP

3rd November 2020

Reading English Verse in Manuscript c.1350-c.1500 by our alumnus, Dr Daniel Sawyer, has been published by Oxford University Press

3rd November 2020

Reading English Verse in Manuscript c.1350-c.1500 by our alumnus, Dr Daniel Sawyer (English, 2011), has been published by Oxford University Press. Dr Sawyer held the the Jeremy Griffiths Memorial Studentship in the History of the Book while a postgraduate student at St Hilda's College. He is...

Oxford to trial new COVID-19 test for individuals without symptoms

29th October 2020

The Government, within its 'Operation Moonshot', invited two universities, Oxford and Durham to take part in feasibility studies of a self-administered, low-cost, rapid-result test for coronavirus SARS-2.

St Hilda's alumnus, Benjamin Shelley, has won The Walton Prize for the Strategic Business Management Exam

29th October 2020

Our alumnus, Benjamin Shelley (Economics and Management, 2015) has won The Walton Prize for the Strategic Business Management Exam for scoring the highest mark globally in the exam sitting. The exam is one of the final three exams of the ACA qualification, this is the chartered accountancy...

Zeinab Badawi (PPE, 1978) receives the Sir Brian Urquhart Award for Distinguished Service to the UN

27th October 2020

Our alumna, Zeinab Badawi (PPE, 1978), received the Sir Brian Urquhart Award for Distinguished Service to the UN. She accepted the award at the first-ever virtual UN Day on 24 October 2020. 

Welcome to Michaelmas Term 2020 at St Hilda’s from our Principal, Professor Sir Gordon Duff

26th October 2020

I am delighted to welcome our new and returning students, staff, and Fellows back to St Hilda's College at the beginning of this academic year. 

Professor Dan Zahavi has published two books

21st October 2020

Professor Dan Zahavi, Senior Research Fellow in Philosophy, has published two books:

Self-Awareness and Alterity: A Phenomenological...

Professor Duncan Richards is working to support the University's and the UK's efforts to tackle COVID-19

21st October 2020

Professor Duncan Richards, Climax Professor of Clinical Therapeutics, leads Oxford’s COVID Clinical Trial Planning Group, which has been charged with ensuring coordination of COVID clinical research to maximise...

St Hilda's Dining Hall in 1922

Find out about life at Oxford University 100 years ago with a centenary-old social media takeover!

20th October 2020

Join us as we travel back in time to the Oxford of a century ago, with Margot Collinson (St Hilda's, 1917-1921) as our guide! Follow Margot's takeover to learn about the life of a 1920s hildabeast, from Monday 19 October, on Instagram and...

Professor Catherine Schenk is awarded a grant by the European Research Council, and publishes her book, 'Deutsche Bank: The Global Hausbank 1870-2020'

16th October 2020

Professor Catherine Schenk, Professorial Fellow in Economic and Social History, has been awarded a Euro2.4 million grant from the European Research Council under their Advanced Grant scheme for a 5-year project to identify and analyse the international network of correspondent banking...

Dr Tobias Hermann wins a UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship

15th October 2020

Dr Tobias Hermann, our Lecturer in Engineering and Senior Research Associate in Hypersonics at the Oxford Thermofluids Institute, has won a...