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Ruth Cox is awarded the 2019 Rosalind Jane Bairstow Bursary

21st June 2019

Ruth Cox (English, 2016) has been awarded this year's Rosalind Jane Bairstow bursary. The bursary has been awarded to Ruth to support postgraduate study at the University of Edinburgh, where she will be reading for an MSc in the Psychology of Mental Health next year. Ruth served as St Hilda's...

Rachel McLean Award 2019 at St Hilda's College

James Cockayne has won the Rachel McLean award for 2019

21st June 2019

James Cockayne (English, 2017) has won the 2019 Rachel McLean award. Members of St Hilda's Junior Common Room are nominated by their peers for the prize, which is awarded annually to the student who has 'improved College life and/or raised the profile of the College within the University'.

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Through the Eye of the Researcher

Through the Eye of the Researcher

19th June 2019

This exhibition of photographs showcases the range of research by members of St Hilda's College. It is open in the Jacqueline du Pré Music Building Foyer from 20 June through Michaelmas Term 2019.

The new Clinical Therapeutics Research Centre at St Hilda's College is launched with an inaugural lecture by Professor Sir Michael Rawlins GBE, MD, FRCP

St Hilda's new Clinical Therapeutics Research Centre launches with an inaugural lecture by Professor Sir Michael Rawlins GBE, MD, FRCP, FMedSci

17th June 2019

Professor Sir Michael Rawlins GBE, MD, FRCP, FMedSci gave the inaugural lecture to launch the new Clinical Therapeutics Research Centre at St Hilda’s College on 11 June 2019. Sir Michael is the Chair of MHRA, the national regulator of all medicines and medical devices used in the UK. The lecture...

'Behind Closed Doors: Through the Eyes of a Child' wins the RTS Yorkshire Centre Award for Professional Excellence: Factual Production

16th June 2019

'Behind Closed Doors: Through the Eyes of a Child' won the RTS Yorkshire Centre Award for Professional Excellence Factual Production on 14 June 2019.

Congratulations to the Production Team at True Vision Yorkshire, including their Creative Director...

In the Shadow of Vesuvius: A Life of Pliny' by Daisy Dunn publishes in paperback

In the Shadow of Vesuvius: A Life of Pliny' by Daisy Dunn publishes in paperback

16th June 2019

In the Shadow of Vesuvius: A Life of Pliny is the latest book by our alumna, Daisy Dunn (Classics, 2005). It publishes in paperback on 18 June 2019. Blackwell's Oxford is hosting a day-time talk with Daisy about her new...

Bettany Hughes is made an OBE

10th June 2019

Our alumna, historian, author, and television presenter Bettany Hughes (Ancient and Modern History, 1985), has been made an...

Dr Marinella Cappelletti at Brain and Mind: From concrete to abstract - Dementia and the Brain

Dementia and the Brain was the topic of Trinity Term's 'Brain and Mind: From concrete to abstract' research seminar.

3rd June 2019

After an introduction from Dr Anita Avramides, we heard the following fascinating talks from experts in the field. Dr Sana Suri, a neuroscientist from the University of Oxford, spoke on Imaging dementia risk in the human brain: what changes when?

Dr Margaret Rayner, Emeritus Fellow in Mathematics, has died.

3rd June 2019

We are deeply saddened by the news that Dr Margaret Rayner CBE, Emeritus Fellow in Mathematics, died on 31 May 2019.

Dr Rayner first came to St Hilda's as a temporary part-time lecturer in Maths aged 24 in 1953. She went on to become Fellow in Maths and a longserving Vice-Principal in the...

St Hilda's College is establishing a Centre for Clinical Therapeutics Research

21st May 2019

Under the leadership of the new Climax Chair of Clinical Therapeutics, Professor Duncan Richards, St Hilda’s College is establishing an innovative research centre aimed at addressing some of the key questions facing...

Professor Dan Zahavi has been awarded a Semper Ardens grant for the research project, 'Who are we? Self -identity, Social Cognition, and Collective Intentionality'.

21st May 2019

Professor Dan Zahavi, University of Copenhagen and Senior Research Fellow in Philosophy at St Hilda's, is engaged in a major research project into collective identity. The full title of the research project is "Who are we...

Results of the SciPo 2019 Poetry Competition

3rd May 2019

We are delighted to announce the results of the SciPo 2019 Poetry Competition:

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