• 13 February 2018

    Hertford hosts 200 problem-solving students

    Around 200 talented young people arrived at the University over two weekends in January and February to take part in the finals of a computational...

  • 12 February 2018

    The Courtier's Library

    Discovered in a trunk in Westminster Abbey in 2016, scholars have recently produced a new transcription of John Donne's Catalogus librorum...

  • 8 February 2018

    College Archives

    2024 will see 150 years since the incorporation of Hertford College in 1874.  To mark this anniversary, Prof Christopher Tyerman has been...

  • 6 February 2018

    Science on your doorstep

    Our very own Professor Pat Roche,...

  • 6 February 2018


    To mark the centenary of the Representation of the People Act 1918 - the Act of Parliament that allowed women over the age of 30 and 'of property...

  • 2 February 2018

    New Honorary Fellows Elected

    We are delighted to announce the election of seven new honorary fellows:

  • 1 February 2018

    LGBTQ+ History Month

    February marks LGBTQ+ History month. Hertford is one of 12 Oxford colleges who will be flying the flag throughout the month to mark this.

  • 24 January 2018

    More Newsnight

    Soweto Kinch (1996), newly elected Honorary Fellow (and recent gaudy speaker), was on Newsnight last night, continuing this week's trend of...

  • 23 January 2018

    Commie Geographers

    All at Hertford are amused by an unnamed Tory source describing us as 'Commie geographers'.

  • 23 January 2018

    The 'Real' Brexit Secretary?

    Alumnus Olly Robbins (PPE 1993) was featured on BBC Newsnight, described as 'one of the best-known unknown people in Downing Street'.