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John Henry Newman Lecture 2017

May 17, 2017 @ 13:33
St Benet's Hall are delighted to host the 2017 John Henry Newman Lecture on Wednesday 31st May 2017 at 5.30pm. The speaker will be Professor Philippe Bordeyne , Rector of the Institut Catholique de Paris, who will talk on "Experiencing the Transforming Power of Faith Today". The lecture will be held in the Flora Anderson Hall, Somerville College, Oxford, and will be followed by a Q&A session and drinks reception....

OUSU Outstanding Tutor Award for Dr George Bitsakakis

May 12, 2017 @ 09:48
Many congratulations to St Benet's Fellow, Dr George Bitsakakis, who won the award for Outstanding Tutor in Social Sciences in the Oxford University Student Union's 2017 Teaching Awards on 11th March 2017. Dr Bitsakakis, who studied at Athens University, University of Michigan – Ann Arbor and the London School of Economics, holds three Masters degrees in Mathematics, Computer Science and Philosophy, and a PhD in Economics (LSE).  At Benet's, he is Director...

Graduation Day Saturday 6th May 2017

May 6, 2017 @ 15:06
Many congratulations to all our graduands, who came back to Oxford for their degree ceremony at the Sheldonian Theatre, followed by lunch at St Benet's,    We're always delighted to welcome back Benetians and families but particularly so on Degree Days!...

St Benet's in London Talk by Lord Green of Hurstpierpoint

March 15, 2017 @ 13:56
We were delighted to welcome Stephen Green as the speaker for our third St Benet's in London Talk at Asia House on Monday 13th March, talking on the subject of Eurasia: The Next Hundred Years . Lord Green is an expert on both Asia and Europe, having formerly been the Chairman of HSBC bank, as well as the Minister of State for Trade & Investment.  He has published books on European Identity,...