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3 March 2020

Innovative careers event launched at Hertford: Diversifying Careers in Government & Politics

On Friday 28 February Hertford College hosted students from the universities of Sheffield, Reading, Oxford Brookes and Oxford for a ‘Diversifying Careers in Government and Politics’ event. The idea to host this event...

30 March 2020

Video competition opened up to teenagers around the world

In light of the current lockdowns and social distancing measures in place around the world, we’re expanding this year’s video competition. Unsung Heroes of Science challenges you to make a short video celebra...

18 March 2020

Coronavirus testing breakthrough

Hertford’s Professor of Chemical Engineering has led an Oxford research team responsible for developing new rapid testing technology for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Prof. Zhanfeng Cui, a Professorial Fellow a...

17 March 2020

Celebrating our Irish research

On St Patrick’s Day, we’re taking the opportunity to shine a light on the extensive research into the history and culture of Ireland that takes place at Hertford College.   Prof. Roy Foster, Prof. Ian Mc...

7 March 2020

Distinction for Hertford medic in national competition

Second-year Medicine student, Rafee Ahmed, was one of only three medical students to represent Oxford at the National Undergraduate Neuroanatomy Competition (NUNC), held at University Hospital Southampton. Rafee excelled...

5 March 2020

Mythbusting guide to artificial intelligence published

Prof. Mike Wooldridge’s latest book tells a new authoritative story of AI, from Turing to today. Published today by Pelican Books, The Road to Conscious Machines: The Story of AI is Prof. Wooldridge’s second...

24 February 2020

Attorney General for Pakistan re-appointed

Hertford alumnus Khalid Jawed Khan has been appointed as the 35th Attorney General for Pakistan, following his tenure as the 33rd office holder in 2018. After studying at Queen Mary, University of London, the barrister r...

20 February 2020

New Porters’ Lodge unveiled

Following a comprehensive six-month renovation, our brand-new Porters’ Lodge was officially opened this week, revealing an historic space which has been completely transformed. College Principal Will Hutton cut the...

14 February 2020

Hertford’s Chapel Weddings

This Valentine’s Day, we are delighted to share the stories of Hertford alumni who were married in our very own college Chapel.  Over the years, Hertford has brought together thousands of students within its frien...

10 February 2020

Two Hertford Law Alumni in Supreme Court in Northern Irish Appeal

Last month, two Northern Irish Hertford lawyers appeared before the Supreme Court in a rare appeal in a commercial matter from the Court of Appeal in Northern Ireland. Margaret Gray (1992) and Alistair Fletcher (2002) ar...

31 January 2020

Alumni golfing news

Hertford Golf: 2020 fixtures Attention golfers of Hertford College!  This year’s outings take place at Swinley Forest (Ascot) on Monday 09 March and Frilford Heath (Oxford) on Friday 17 April.  Current and former...