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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...

Press article: How Oxford University of today relates to Christian theological tradition

May 30, 2014 @ 09:04
Press Article by the Master of St Benet's Hall In the 29th May edition of "The Oxford Times", Professor Jeanrond discusses how Oxford University of today relates to Christian theological tradition.  To read the article in full, please click here.  ...

Alumnus Alexander Stafford Elected to Ealing London Borough Council

May 27, 2014 @ 14:12
The Hall is delighted to hear that alumnus Alexander Stafford has been elected to Ealing London Borough Council to represent Ealing Broadway. Alex, who recently collected his MA from the Hall, matriculated in 2005 to read history. As an undergraduate, Alex served as President of the Newman Society, President of OUCA, OUSU Health and Welfare Officer, CCC of the Oxford Union, and was a member of the JCR Committee. ...

Visitors from St Louis Abbey, USA

May 21, 2014 @ 13:05
In early May, four novices from St Louis Abbey (USA) visited two of their brothers, Cuthbert and Maximilian, who are current members of the Hall. The novices were in the UK for an English Benedictine formation conference at Belmont Abbey. During their visit, they enjoyed sharing the regular life of the community and attending a lecture in Canon Law. ...