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5 May 2021

Outstanding research award for Louise Slater

Dr Louise Slater, Tutorial Fellow and Associate Professor in Geography, was yesterday honoured by the Royal Geographical Society. The annual Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) medals and awards recognise people or org...

27 April 2021

John Dewar elected Chair of Universities Australia

We’d like to offer our congratulations to Professor John Dewar, Hertford alumnus and Honorary Fellow, on his election as the next chair of Universities Australia. An internationally-regarded family law specialist, ...

26 April 2021

Royal Institution prizes for Unsung Heroes of Science

We’re delighted to announce that The Royal Institution will offer this year’s prizes in our Unsung Heroes of Science video competition, the deadline for which has been extended until Monday 10th May. The comp...

22 April 2021

Our commitment to net-zero carbon by 2030

At Hertford College, we believe that responding to the climate crisis is our urgent responsibility. That’s why, on Earth Day 2021, we’re announcing our commitment to a goal of net-zero carbon emissions and a biodiver...

21 April 2021

MCR virtual Venice run supports charities

A group of Hertford graduate students are running the 900 miles from our own Bridge of Sighs to the original in Venice without even leaving the country, raising vital funds for four charities in the process. Our students...

15 April 2021

Will Hutton appointed President of Academy of Social Sciences

Will Hutton, Hertford’s Principal from 2011 to 2020, was today announced as the new President of the Academy of Social Sciences. The Academy of Social Sciences is the UK’s national academy of academics, learn...

31 March 2021

New podcast with visiting student lecturers launched

Dr Charlie Lee-Potter and Sally Bayley join forces for the first episode of Charlie’s new podcast, ‘Inside A Mountain’. Both College Lecturers in English for our Visiting Students programme, Charlie and...

29 March 2021

Jeremy Heywood remembered

With friends and colleagues, we celebrated the life and legacy of Jeremy Heywood in a Zoom webinar on Friday. Jeremy – Baron Heywood of Whitehall – was Cabinet Secretary and Head of the Civil Service until re...

25 March 2021

Outreach video project launched

The Oxford for East England outreach consortium – bringing together Hertford, Balliol and Wadham Colleges – has launched a new initiative to support school pupils whose education has been disrupted during the...

22 March 2021

Hertford partners with refugee training organisation

We are delighted to announce a new partnership with Na’amal, which will team Hertford students with learners in Jordan through an innovative digital skills training programme. Na’amal – “we work”...