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13 May 2019

Town & Gown 10k success

Hertford were out in force at the annual Town & Gown 10k race this Sunday, finishing with a coveted spot in the top three! Principal Will Hutton was joined by tutors and students to form a 35-strong band of Hertford ...

7 May 2019

Outstanding tutors in Computer Science

We’re delighted to see that two Hertfordians have been recognised in the shortlist of Oxford SU’s Student-Led Teaching Awards. Every year Oxford SU acknowledges the University’s lecturers and staff memb...

3 May 2019

This Is Shakespeare

Think that Shakespeare was “a genius and prophet whose timeless works encapsulate the human condition like no others”? A new book from Pelican, launched yesterday, argues that while that may be the case, so m...

2 May 2019

Alumni Golfing

Our alumni golf team has been out on the greens again, with two recent fixtures. The college had two alumni golf outings in March and April in what has now become an established annual tradition. First up was the Hertfor...

1 May 2019

John Donne Lecture 2019

On Friday 26 April, the Principal and Fellows of Hertford College were delighted to welcome Professor Dame Mary Beard to Oxford for the John Donne lecture 2019. The lecture titled ‘What is the point of Classics?...

29 April 2019

Students and alumni go head to head in Tanner race!

On Saturday 27 April, students and alumni of Hertford College Boat Club went head-to-head in a race to commemorate Neil Tanner’s legacy at Hertford and support of HCBC. The crews raced twice from Univ boat house to Her...

16 April 2019

Double Pulitzer Prize honours

A recent biography of Hertford alumnus Alain LeRoy Locke has been awarded the prestigious Pulitzer Prize for Biography in a ceremony at Columbia University in New York City. Meanwhile, alumna Carole Cadwalladr was recogn...

15 April 2019

Scientist of distinction

Professor Dame Kay Davies, Dr Lee’s Professor of Anatomy and Fellow at Hertford, has been recognised for the excellence of her research and the profound impact it has had, both in the scientific community and wider...

28 March 2019

Best student project at surgeons’ conference

Medicine student Chloe Jackson recently presented her research project on prostate cancer detection and treatment at the International Surgical Conference in Belfast. Chloe’s project was shortlisted in the top 12 m...

25 March 2019

Oxford to London Challenge Success

Congratulations to all the Hertford rowers who took part in the Oxford to London challenge row. Members from all the Hertford Boat Club crews took part in this 100-mile odyssey to the capital along the Thames, navigating...