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Dr Margaret Kean is one of BBC Radio 4's guides to the underworld in its new series, 'Dante 2021'

12th January 2021

'Dante 2021' is a major new series on Dante's Divine Comedy in the 21st century from BBC Radio 4. In episode 1, 'Inferno', Dr Margaret Kean, our Tutorial Fellow in English, guides us and presenter, Katya Adler, to the first...

St Hilda's Senior Members are recognised in the New Year Honours List 2021

4th January 2021

Wasfi Kani OBE (Music, 1975). Wasfi, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Grange Park Opera, has been awarded a CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) for services to Music. Wasfi received an OBE in the New Year’s Honours list in 2002 for...

DANSOX Lecture by Kim Brandstrup - postponement

17th December 2020

DANSOX sends many apologies to everyone awaiting Kim Brandstrup's lecture on 20 December. Because of issues related to the Covid-19 situation, the lecture by international choreographer, Kim Brandstrup, Hearing Footsteps - the ear and the audible in dance and choreographic practice, with...

Dr Gareth Evans has been awarded funding for a workshop on ‘saga emotions’

17th December 2020

Dr Gareth Evans, our Lecturer in English, has received a grant from the John Fell Fund to run a workshop on ‘saga emotions’. The workshop will bring together internationally leading and emerging scholars to generate innovative...

St Hilda’s College: Proposed Student Accommodation

17th December 2020

St Hilda’s College plans to develop student accommodation at our Cowley Place site. The College wishes to offer its own accommodation to more of our students, providing them with greater stability from year to year and relieving pressure on the local rental market.

Our alumna, Ruth Hunt, appears on the '100 years of women's history at Oxford' timeline

15th December 2020

Ruth Hunt (English, 1998) is featured on the University of Oxford's Timeline: 100 years of women's history at Oxford, which marks the centenary of women becoming full members of Oxford University. From 2014-2019, Ruth was the Chief Executive of Stonewall, the largest LGBT+ equality body in...

We are saddened by the death of Father John Muddiman

14th December 2020

We are remembering Father John Muddiman, College Chaplain for a period in the mid-1980s, having heard the sad news of his recent death. Father John was a robust and inspiring theologian and an always humane thinker and priest, a New Testament scholar who looked after the College's Anglican...

Countdown to Christmas with St Hilda's Advent Calendar

11th December 2020

Start each day of December by opening a door of St Hilda's Advent Calendar, where you'll find the spirit of Christmases past and present. Our best wishes for the festive season and for 2021. 


Professor Aris Katzourakis receives a European Research Council Consolidator Grant in paleovirology

10th December 2020

Our Tutorial Fellow in Zoology and Professor of Evolution and Genomics, Department of Zoology, Professor Aris Katzourakis has been awarded a European Research Council Consolidator...

Watch the JdP Music Building series of Lunchtime Recitals online

1st December 2020

Curated by St Hilda’s Director of College Music, Dr Jonathan Williams, the Thursday lunchtime recitals at the Jacqueline du Pré Music Buildings have showcased some of St Hilda’s and the University’s most talented young musicians for over a decade. Traditionally, audiences have enjoyed the...

Professor Dev Gangjee delivers the keynote speech at the European Commission’s Strengthening Geographical Indications conference

30th November 2020

Our Tutorial Fellow in Law, Professor Dev Gangjee was invited to the deliver the keynote speech (‘Strengthening GIs Responsibly’) at the European Commission’s ...

Our JRF, Dr Jakob van den Eijnden, has co-authored an article in Nature Astronomy journal

30th November 2020

Dr Jakob van den Eijnden, a Lee Hysan Junior Research Fellow in Physical Sciences at St Hilda’s College and postdoctoral researcher in astrophysics in the Physics Department of the University of Oxford, has co-...