In memory of Dr John Iles

Posted June 12th 2019

The entire College was deeply saddened by the death of Dr John Iles, on Saturday 8th June 2019, after a long illness, at the age of 72. Dr Iles …

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Baroness Warnock, 1924-2019

Posted March 22nd 2019

The College is saddened to learn of the death of Mary Warnock, the Baroness Warnock CH DBE, who died on 20th March 2019, aged 94. Baroness …

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Edward Hector Burn, 20 November 1922 – 6 February 2019

Posted February 25th 2019

Edward Hector Burn of the Oxford Law Faculty, a beloved tutor at Christ Church and St Hugh’s, has died at the age of 97. He served in the …

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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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News of the passing of alumna Mrs Jeanette Cockshoot

Posted August 15th 2017

We have received the very sad news that Jeannette Cockshoot née Johnson (English Language and Literature, 1944) passed away on 21st July 2017. …

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Dame Leonie Kramer

Posted June 22nd 2016

St Hugh’s College Alumna, Dame Leonie Kramer (née Gibson) has sadly passed away. It is with deep sadness that College has learnt of the …

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Sad news for St Hugh’s

Posted March 24th 2016

It is with great sadness that we must share the news that two of St Hugh’s alumnae and Honorary Fellows have passed away. Professor Doreen …

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Nancy Sandars, 1914-2015

Posted December 17th 2015

It is with sadness that we share the news that St Hugh’s Alumna, Nancy Sandars, prehistorian and archaeologist, passed away peacefully on …

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David Trendell 1964-2014

Posted October 30th 2014

It is with sadness that we share the news that David Trendell, former lecturer in Music at St Hugh’s College, has died. David was most …

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