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1 November 2012

Teaching Excellence: Alison Woollard

We are delighted to announce that Dr Alison Woollard, Fellow and Tutor in Biochemistry has won a university Teaching Excellence Award.  Dr Woollard is receiving an Excellent Teacher Award in recognition of her contribut...

26 October 2012

How do we know Peter Millican is real?

Hertford’s own professor of philosophy, Peter Millican, debated physicists’ claims to have come up with a test to help us know whether our world is a computer simulation. During the conversation on BBC Radio ...

21 October 2012

Hertford in the movies

Filming on Catte Street this weekend for a film starring Emily Watson involved repainting Hertford drainpipes. Belle, to be released in 2013, is an eighteenth-century romance, and evidence from the set suggests that anyo...

11 October 2012

Law student represents University in moot

Rajkiran (Kiran) Barhey, a second year Hertford lawyer, has been selected to represent the University of Oxford in the International law Jessup Moot team. The preparation for the moot runs through Michaelmas and Hilary t...

4 October 2012

Professor Tony Wilson: Innovation Award

Professor Tony Wilson, Director of Aurox Ltd and Professor of Engineering Science at Hertford, has been awarded one of the Institute of Physics inaugural Innovation Awards . It has been a good year for the company, spec...

1 October 2012

Matthew Beggs

We record, with great regret, the death of Matthew Beggs, who matriculated in Mathematics in 2009.

28 September 2012

Ben Ogden

It is with great regret that we record the death of Ben Ogden in today’s Nepal air accident. Ben read Law with Studies in Europe (German) at Hertford College between 2004 and 2008. He was a warm, intelligent and mu...

26 September 2012

Professor Peter Millican on ‘In Our Time’

Peter Millican, Gilbert Ryle Fellow and Professor of Philosophy, will be appearing on Melvyn Bragg’s Radio 4 programme “In Our Time” on Thursday 27th September at 9 am, talking about the Ontological Arg...

10 September 2012

Hertford College launches new website

Hertford College launches a new college website today. Announcing the launch, Principal Will Hutton said: ” One of the first things I wanted to do when I took up the post of Principal last year was to redevelop the...

9 September 2012

Meningitis genome research and Hertford

Professor Martin Maiden and a Hertford DPhil student, Dorothea Hill, are working on the world’s first meningococcus genome library, a major step forward for vaccine development, which has been funded by the Meningi...