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Welcome from the Acting Principal

11th January 2022

St Hilda’s is a very remarkable place. We are a lively community of intellectually curious, talented and engaged people from many different backgrounds who collectively model something rare and wonderful: cohesion and mutual respect in diversity.

The ATLAS collaboration, including St Hilda's Fellows, provides insight into internal structure of proton

21st January 2022

The ATLAS collaboration, of which Oxford is a founding member, has shed new light on the behaviour of partons – the quarks and gluons inside protons. ATLAS is one of the four major experiments at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN, Geneva and...

Oxford investigators, including Dr Ann Dowker, are part of an urgent new economic and social research programme.

19th January 2022

Oxford investigators, including Dr Ann Dowker, Lecturer in Psychology, are part of an urgent new economic and social research programme.

Dr Velda Elliott receives an ESRC Impact Acceleration Award to create a set of resources for Secondary English Teachers 'Canon in Colour'

19th January 2022

Dr Velda Elliott, Supernumerary Fellow in Education, has received an ESRC Impact Acceleration Award to create 'Canon in Colour' - a set of resources for secondary English teachers around teaching specific 19th century texts in the context of race and empire. This follows up her work leading the...

St Hilda's alumnae recognised in the New Year Honours 2022

14th January 2022

Many congratulations to our alumnae on their recognition in the New Years Honours List 2022. 

Vivien Life (English, 1976) was named Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George (CMG) for services to Trade and Investment. She is Director and Chief Negotiator of the Department for...

'Armies and political change in Britain, 1660-1750' by Dr Hannah Smith is published

12th January 2022

Dr Hannah Smith, one of the College's Tutorial Fellows in History, has published...

Professor Charlie Stagg has been awarded a Wellcome Senior Research Fellowship

11th January 2022

Professor Charlie Stagg, Director of Studies for Pre-clinical Medicine and Lecturer in Medicine at St Hilda's, has been awarded a ...

Our Principal-Elect, Professor Sarah Springman, has been made a Dame Commander in the New Year Honours list.

1st January 2022

Many congratulations to our Principal-Elect, Professor Sarah Springman, who has been made a Dame Commander in the New Year Honours list. 

Deborah in the Rose Garden at St Hilda's College

St Hilda's Gardens in Winter

22nd December 2021

As we near the end of the year, our Gardens Team continue to work hard on the newly transformed grounds that we have so enjoyed this year.

Rachel Fairhurst is awarded the Turville-Petre Prize by the Viking Society for Northern Research

Rachel Fairhurst is awarded the Turville-Petre Prize by the Viking Society for Northern Research

14th December 2021

Our alumna, Rachel Fairhurst (English, 2018), has been awarded the 2021 Turville-Petre Prize by the ...

Title of Professor awarded to St Hilda's Fellows

9th December 2021

Our Tutorial Fellow in Ancient History and Domestic Fellow, Katherine Clarke, Tutorial Fellow in Engineering, David Howey, and Fellow of St...

Carols on the Pavilion Stairs at St Hilda's

Carols on the Pavilion Stairs at St Hilda's

3rd December 2021

'Carols on the Stairs' has been a tradition at St Hilda's College since the 1940s, taking place on and around the staircase of South Foyer. This year, we merged the old with the new by enjoying carols sung by our choir around the stairs of our new Pavilion, overlooking the river Cherwell. This...

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