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OXFORD Martin Parr by Oxford University Press is available from 7 September 2017

11th September 2017

Photographs of life and work at the University of Oxford, captured by Martin Parr, the world renowned British photographer, are on display at Oxford’s Weston Library from 8 September – 22 October 2017. The sixty-nine images, including some from St Hilda's College, are the culmination of three...

Kathleen Major Library, St Hilda's College

We're taking part in Oxford Open Doors! Visit St Hilda's and the Jacqueline du Pré Music Building on 10 September.

10th September 2017

The theme of this year’s Oxford Open Doors is Hidden Oxford. Come and find St Hilda's! We will be open between 11am - 4pm, no advance booking required. Visitors can join a tour of the Kathleen Major Library at 11am, 12.30pm and 2pm, or take a self-guided tour. There will be live performances of...

Dr Kate Millett at a lunch in her honour with St Hilda's Fellows past and present (May 2011)

Dr Kate Millett has died at the age of 82

7th September 2017

We are deeply saddened by the death of our alumna, Dr Kate Millett.

St Hilda's University Challenge Team 2016

2017 Gaudy Celebrations and Reunions 15 - 16 September 2017

6th September 2017

A special, live version of University Challenge pitting the recent, triumphant graduate team of Dr Daisy Dunn (Classics, 2005), Dame Fiona Caldicott (Physiology, 1960), Dr Val McDermid (English, 1972) and Adele Geras (Modern Languages, 1966) against another vintage team reuniting Gill Elliott (...

Laura Cumming has won the James Tait Black Prize.

16th August 2017

Our alumna and the Observer's art critic Laura Cumming was announced as one of the winners of the James Tait Black Prize at the Edinburgh International Book Festival on 14 August 2017.

The £10,000 prize for biography counts among its former winners Lytton Strachey, John Buchan, Antonia...

St Hilda's Mystery & Crime Conference 2017

The 2017 St Hilda's Mystery and Crime Conference is taking place 18-20 August!

14th August 2017

Launched in 1994, this conference offers the audience the unique experience of hearing their favourite authors exploring a theme. It has become a significant entry in the calendar of crime fiction conferences and is a wonderful way to spend a weekend with like-minded devotees of crime fiction....

'Professor Bulte's Incredible Medical Machines' has launched on YouTube

7th August 2017

'Professor Bulte's Incredible Medical Machines' has just launched on YouTube. This new series of three bite-sized factual films by Oxford Digital Media and our Fellow and Tutor in Engineering...

Dr Aris Katzourakis and Dr Amr Aswad discover unknown virus in ‘throwaway’ DNA

4th August 2017

In research published in the journal Virus Evolution, our Tutorial Fellow in Zoology Dr Aris...

Nicola Dandridge to be CEO of England’s Office for Students

2nd August 2017

Our alumna Nicola Dandridge (Classics, 1978) will be come the first chief executive of England's Office for Students on 1 September 2017. She will leave her current position of chief executive of Universities UK to take up this role, joining Sir Michael Barber, who has been appointed as chair of...

Professor Selina Todd will be the new President of the Socialist Education Association

21st July 2017

Professor Selina Todd, Tutorial Fellow in History at St Hilda's College and Professor in Modern British History, History Faculty, University of Oxford, has accepted nomination as the new President of the Socialist...

Professor Sir Gordon Duff receives his Honorary Degree from the University of Sheffield

Professor Sir Gordon Duff receives an Honorary Degree from the University of Sheffield.

17th July 2017

Each year the University of Sheffield recognises a series of individuals who have made significant achievements in their fields or profession, or who have contributed to the betterment of Sheffield.

Olly Jackson

St Hilda's Alumnae are presenting their work at the Edinburgh Fringe 2017

13th July 2017

Works by two recent graduates are featuring this year at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe – look out for Olly Jackson and Madeleine Perham on the programme!

Olly Jackson, actor, writer, director is Herr Falkenstein in The Red Emerald: A Farce for the...