Rebecca Posner, former Fellow of the College, has died at 88

Posted July 31st 2018

We are saddened to report the death of Professor Rebecca Posner. She was a Fellow of the College from 1978 until 1997, and she was made an …

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Portrait of St Hugh’s alumna Sarah Outen included in exhibition of pioneering 21st century women

Posted July 20th 2018

A specially commissioned portrait of Honorary Fellow Sarah Outen (Biological Science, 2004) has been included in the Royal College of Art’s …

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Dr Dora Biro co-edits Royal Society journal issue on human and animal responses to death

Posted July 17th 2018

Congratulations to St Hugh’s Fellow Dr Dora Biro on the publication of an issue of the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society which she …

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Congratulations to Professor John Chalker on winning the Dirac Medal!

Posted July 16th 2018

St Hugh’s Fellow Professor John Chalker has won the highly prestigious Paul Dirac Medal. The Institute of Physics cited his “pioneering, deep, …

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Professor Garnett hits the news with novel Bayeux Tapestry study

Posted July 16th 2018

Professor George Garnett has undertaken a unique study of the Bayeux Tapestry, concerning the “profusion of penises” depicted therein, and …

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Happy 70th birthday to the NHS

Posted July 5th 2018

St Hugh’s alumna, Barbara Castle (Philosophy, Politics & Economics, 1932), as Secretary of State for Health and Social Services, …

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St Hugh’s College Garden Party

Posted July 3rd 2018

We were delighted to welcome alumni, academics, staff, students and friends of the College to our annual Garden Party on Saturday 23 June. Guests …

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