St Benet's Hall News - Michaelmas Term 2013
Debatt i Lund: Jag eller vi - vad är en människa?
On 13th November, The Master of St Benet's Hall, Professor Werner Jeanrond,
The recording of this debate can be found (in Swedish) here.
Visit of Professor William E Simon Jr
On Thursday 7th November, the Hall warmly welcomed Professor William E Simon Jr and his wife to St Benet's Hall.
A report of Professor Simon's visit will appear in the Hilary edition of St Benet's News.
Seminar Series - 'Faith in the 21st Century'
Organised by SBH second year students, Aleksy Gaj and Roberto Weeden-Sanz,
For more information click here. All welcome.
Visit of Professor Anne Simonin
This year's Tuesday guest speaker series began with Professor Anne Simonin
Professor Simonin is Senior Researcher at the French National Research Centre
Visit of Claire Smith
On Tuesday 22 October, the Hall welcomed Mrs Claire Smith
Mrs Smith was a member of the Diplomatic Service from 1979 to 2007.
Among her current roles she is a Trustee of the St Lawrence Educational Trust and an advisor to the Ampleforth Abbey Trust.
An interview with Mrs Smith (from 2011) can be read by clicking here.
Visit of His Excellency Mr Kim Traavik
On Tuesday 29 October our guest speaker was His Excellency Mr Kim Traavik, Norwegian Ambassador to the UK.
The Hall was delighted to be joined for the occasion by Mr Peter Dwyer and his wife, Rose,
Mr Traavik started working for the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1977
Congratulations to our new students who were received into the University on 19 October.
This Michaelmas Term the Hall welcomes fifteen new undergraduates
SBH Represented in Icon Exhibition
Br Alex Echeandía Loro OSB, a monastic student of the Hall, has been attending
For details of the private view click here.
The exhibition will be open to the public form 23 October until 1 November.
SBH Open Day - September 2013
With the help of our student volunteers, St Benet's hosted a successful open day on Friday 20 September
We look forward to welcoming prospective undergraduates to our next open days
Further information can be found by clicking here.
On the same day, the Hall also hosted a tea for our alumni as part of the University's Alumni Weekend.
'American Catholicism: Contemporary Challenges and Opportunities'
7 November 2013
St Benet's Hall and the Faculty of Theology and Religion will host a lecture by Prof Wiliam E. Simon Jr
All very welcome. Booking required by email to email@example.com
For further information please click here.
Refurbishment of the JCR
Over the course of the summer, the Joint Common Room underwent a transformation
SBH Merchandise Available
We now have an updated range of official St Benet's Hall merchandise in stock.
interpreting experience – experiencing interpretation:
3 - 6 April 2014
Keynote Speakers: Jochen Hörisch, Werner G Jeanrond, Hans Joas, Jörg Lauster, Yvonne Sherwood, Annette Volfing, Graham Ward
For the conference poster click here.
For further information and call for papers click here.
The Hall welcomed its recent leavers to a graduation tea on 3 August. Congratulations to our graduates!
For archive items please click here.
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