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Dr Brian Klug lecture to the Research Institute for Philosophical Foundations of Disciplines, Ankara

June 25, 2014 @ 23:00
On 24 May 2014, Dr Brian Klug, Senior Research Fellow in Philosophy at St Benet's Hall, gave an invited lecutre to the Research Institute for Philosophical Foundations of Disciplines, Ankara, Turkey.  The title of Dr Klug's paper was "Wittgenstein on Religion and Culture". The invitation followed the visit of Dr Halil Rahman Acar, Director of the Research Institute, who was a Visiting Fellow at St Benet's Hall in Michaelmas Term,...

William E. Simon Foundation gift to sponsor Visiting Speaker Programme

June 12, 2014 @ 08:06
The William E. Simon Foundation  has announced that it will be sponsoring a Visiting Speaker Programme at St Benet's Hall in 2015-17.  This important gift will enable St Benet's Hall to launch a series of lectures by world class visiting academics and church figures to contribute to the ongoing public debate on the significance of Christian faith in our time.  Further details of the speaker programme will follow in due...

St Benet's Hall to welcome Female Graduate Students

June 6, 2014 @ 13:19
At the meeting of the St Benet's Trust held on Thursday 5th June 2014, it was decided with immediate effect to admit female graduate students in all subjects taught at the Hall. St Benet's Hall extends a warm welcome to female and male graduate students.  ...

Alumnus Anthony Geffen wins BAFTA Award

June 2, 2014 @ 08:26
David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive has won the prestigious Huw Weldon BAFTA Award for the Best Specialist Factual Programme.  (Writer & Presenter: David Attenborough, Producer: Anthony Geffen, Supervising Producer: Mike Davis, Director: Dan Smith) It was made by Atlantic’s 3D subsidiary, Colossus Productions, for Sky 3D.  Atlantic previously won this award in 2011 for Flying Monsters 3D which continues its successful run in IMAX/giant screen cinemas. The Hall sends...