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The sun shines for St Hugh’s Student Garden Party

St Hugh's students came together on Saturday for a garden party hosted by College. It was a wonderful opportunity for the St Hugh's community to celebrate the freedom allowed by the relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions and to come together to enjoy the beautiful gardens before the start of the exam season. Students enjoyed Mexican themed food and danced the night away to live music and a headphone disco. Thank you to everyone who joined us and in particular to all the staff who gave up their S...
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St Hugh’s fields largest team at Oxford Town and Gown 10K 2022
Congratulations to the St Hugh's College team on their outstanding performance at the Oxford Town and Gown 10K on Sunday 8 May 2022.  We were delight...
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Muslim and Christian Interfaith Evensong in St Hugh’s College Chapel
Zara Mohammed, elected Secretary General for the Muslim Council of Britain in 2021, was the guest speaker at St Hugh’s College on Sunday 8 May for a...
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Colin Matthew Fund, travel awards for historical research, is open for 2022 applicants
Professor [Henry] Colin Gray Matthew was a Fellow and Tutor at St Hugh's from 1974-1999. His focus was on British history throughout the 19th and earl...
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In memory of his wife, St Hugh’s alumna Pranaiya Oulapathorn, and their son, Oxford alumnus Hamish Magoffin, runs & cycles from John o’ Groats to Land’s End
May is Mental Health Awareness Month in the UK. More specifically, this week, 2–9 May, is
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St Hugh’s community enjoys Easter party with the Mad Hatter!
The Principal's husband, Domineco Angiolini hosted the first Easter party last week since lockdown began in 2019, with the help of the Mad Hatter, aka...
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Exhibition opens at St Hugh’s with artwork inspired by the poet, Bertolt Brecht
In the context of the English-language edition of Brecht's works whose principal editor is St Hugh's Fellow and Professor of C20 German Literature, To...
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Professor Giuseppe Stellardi delivers captivating lecture on 20th century Italian writer
Associate Professor in Italian at the University of Oxford and Fellow, and Tutor in Italian at St Hugh's, Professor Giuseppe Stellardi recently delive...
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St Hugh’s welcomes alumnae back for Jubilee Lunch celebrations in College, 26 March 2022
On 26 March 2022 we were delighted to welcome back alumnae who matriculated in 1950, 1951, 1960, 1961, 1970 and 1971 for the St Hugh’s College Jubil...
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Dr Chris Pull delivers captivating lecture on preventing infectious disease
Dr Chris Pull’s recent online lecture entitled ‘Preventing epidemics – what do ants have to teach us?’ provided a fascinating insight into how...
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St Hugh’s alumna is one of lead authors of paper introducing new tool for restoring and attributing Greek inscriptions using Artificial Intelligence
Congratulations to Thea Sommerschield (Greek History, 2015), Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow at Università Ca’ Foscari Venezia and Fellow in Helleni...
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St Hugh’s Graduate selected to play in Varsity Rugby Match
Congratulations to our Graduate Student, Emily Blake (PGCE Mathematics, 2021) who has been selected to play for the Oxford 2022 Women's Rugby Varsity ...
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St Hugh’s alumna launches first season of BBC progamming as Head of Arts and Classical Music TV
Congratulations to Suzy Klein (Music, 1993) who was appointed BBC Head of Arts and Classical Music TV in October 2021 and whose first season of new pr...
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St Hugh’s Fellow and DPhil student achieve simultaneous publications
St Hugh's Tutor and Fellow in Archaeology, Professor Peter Mitchell and his DPhil Student, Gonzalo Linares Matas (Archaeology,2019) have had their pap...
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Fellow’s paper announced as Distinguished Paper at conference
A paper, co-authored by Professor Alessandro Abate and entitled "Sampling-Based Robust Control of Autonomous Systems with Non-Gaussian Noise" has been...
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St Hugh’s alumna chosen among TIME Magazine’s “Women of the Year”
Congratulations to Amal Clooney, Lebanese-British human rights lawyer, Honorary Fellow and alumna who has been chosen among TIME Magazine's "Women Of ...
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St Hugh’s announces the Avril Bruten 2022 prizewinner
Congratulations to Kanengo Diallo (English, 2019) who has won this year’s Avril Bruten Creative Writing Award for her story "Vumilia". Kanengo was p...
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The Howard Piper Library launches online exhibition
The Library’s latest exhibition, ‘Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century printing houses: a selection from St Hugh’s rare books collection’, has re...
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St Hugh’s announces the winner of the Edith McMorran Prize 2022
Congratulations to Isabel Parkinson (DPhil Medieval and Modern Languages - German, 2021) who has been awarded the Edith McMorran Verse Translation Pri...
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St Hugh’s Boat Club celebrates top performances at this year’s Torpids
Congratulations to St Hugh's Boat Club (SHBC) who had a spectacular week at Torpids with both the M1 and W1 boats bumping on three of the four days. W...
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The Invasion of Ukraine by the Russian Federation
[This statement was updated on Wednesday 9 March] The St Hugh’s community has been shocked and appalled by the Russian Federation’s in...
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St Hugh’s achieves a Gold Standard in its recent Health and Safety Audit
Following an annual Health and Safety Audit undertaken by health and safety consultants, Stallard Kane, the College has been award a Gold Standard for...
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LGBT+ History Month: Students celebrate with fundraiser Bake Off event
In the spirit of LGBT+ History Month, the MCR and JCR collaboratively organised a fundraiser Bake Off event last Sunday. While students showcased thei...
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The Geochemical Society and The European Association of Geochemistry awards St Hugh’s Fellow
Congratulations to Professorial Fellow in Geochemistry, Chris Ballentine who has been honoured with the title of Geochemistry Fellow by The Geochemica...
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The Mary Renault 2022 essay competition is now open!
The Mary Renault Prize is a Classical Reception essay prize for school or college sixth form pupils, awarded by the Principal and Fellows of St Hugh...
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The Julia Wood 2022 essay competition is now open!
Established in 1971, in memory of a St Hugh’s College historian, the Julia Wood Prize is an annual History essay competition open to Sixth Form pupi...
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LGBT+ History Month Profiles: Vedika Maheshwari, MCR Equalities Representative
LGBT+ History Month is an opportunity to increase the visibility and awareness of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, their history, lives ...
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Four St Hugh’s Fellows awarded Record of Distinction
Many congratulations to four St Hugh's Fellows who have been awarded the title of Professor in Oxford University’s Recognition of Distinction Scheme...
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St Hugh’s announces decision to adopt the Oxford Living Wage
Following a decision made by the Governing Body on Thursday 10 February, St Hugh's College has committed to pay all of its staff at least the
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LGBT+ History Month Profiles: Georgie Milner Day, Inclusion Officer for Oxford University Sports
We are delighted to announce that St Hugh's third year student, Georgie Milner Day (Human Sciences, 2019) has been appointed as this year's Inclusion ...
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International Women and Girls in Science Day Profile: DPhil Engineering Science Student Chenying Liu
Chenying Liu (Engineering Science, 2019), is fascinated by origami - its origin as art, it...
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