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8 October 2021

Landmark partnership announced with the John Porter Charitable Foundation

Hertford College recently announced our aspirations for the next decade: Hertford 2030. Alongside excellent teaching and research, we aim to be an academy that prepares students for life, work and citizenship, and a fron...

28 September 2022

Another hit for Hertford entrepreneurs

E&M Hertfordians Eamon Jubbawy (2010) and Riya Grover (2006) have raised an impressive $19m in funding for their new venture, Sequence.   Sequence was established in 2021 in London. As successful repeat founder...

23 September 2022

Sir Bruce Pattullo CBE, FRSA (1938 – 2022)

It is with sadness that we report the death of Honorary Fellow Sir Bruce Pattullo, former Governor and Group Chief Executive of the Bank of Scotland, who matriculated in 1958. Our thoughts are with his family at this tim...

21 September 2022

Hertford College Chapel Choir is looking to appoint Choral Clerks!

Hertford College Chapel Choir is once again looking to appoint Choral Clerks!   Positions are available for all four voice parts to join this friendly and active group. Lessons, as well as a stipend, are included in the...

9 September 2022

The Passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

The Hertford community is deeply saddened by the death of Her Majesty The Queen. Like so many, in the UK and beyond, our thoughts are with her family. The college flag is flying at half-mast in her honour. The Chancellor...

18 August 2022

New Professor of Neurosurgery

Congratulations are in order for Alex Green, who has had the title of Professor of Neurosurgery conferred in the University’s recognition of distinction awards. Alex is part of our clinical medicine teaching team a...

18 July 2022

Medway students experience Oxford

We were delighted to recently welcome a group of Medway sixth-formers to Hertford for a residential as part of our Swiftstream outreach programme. The 24 students from Medway in north Kent (one of the college’s out...

11 July 2022

Winners celebrated in Unsung Heroes of Science competition

At the end of June, we were delighted to award prizes to the young people shortlisted in our Unsung Heroes of Science video competition. Now in its fourth year – and with a bank of almost 100 videos available on Yo...

4 July 2022

Hertford alum produces new play at Old Fire Station

Hertford alumnus Adam Goodbody (English, 2015) returns to Oxford with a brand-new play about love, grief and Physics. Playing at the Old Fire Station this week, Supernova has been written by Lizzy Mansfield, currently wr...

4 July 2022

Rebecca Sitsapesan, 1959-2022

It is with great sadness that we report the death of Professor Rebecca Sitsapesan after a long illness. Rebecca joined Hertford as Tutorial Fellow in Medicine in 2014 when she joined the Department of Pharmacology from t...

4 July 2022

Dawid Kielak wins London Mathematical Society Prize

Tutorial Fellow in Mathematics, Professor Dawid Kielak, has been awarded a Whitehead Prize by the London Mathematical Society in recognition of his work on group theory. The LMS awards prizes for achievements in and cont...