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Visit from Peter Sutherland, KCMG, our newest Honorary Fellow, 29 January 2014

January 30, 2014 @ 13:21
On Wednesday 29th January, St Benet’s Hall warmly welcomed our newest Honorary Fellow, Peter Sutherland KCMG, who took time to engage with our students, senior members and monastic community over tea.  Mr Sutherland discussed the British position in Europe, before taking questions from students on Europe's future.    ...

December 2013, Times Higher Education Interview with The Master

January 20, 2014 @ 00:00
The Times Higher Education Supplement interview, 12 December 2013.   "St Benet’s: fellowship of the ecumenical table".   Journalist Matthew Reisz talks to the Master of St Benet's Hall, Professor Werner G Jeanrond. To read the article online, click   here.    ...

13-15 Jan 2014, Medical Humanities Conference

January 5, 2014 @ 00:00
In co-operation with the Centre for Culture and Health at the University of Gothenburg, St Benet’s Hall co-hosted a hearing on Medical Humanities 13-15 January 2014. 23 scholars from Britain and Scandinavia discussed the emergence and scope of this field of research and teaching and explored medical, cultural, religious and sociological aspects of promising interdisciplinary approaches to issues of health and health education today....

13 Nov 2013, Debatt i Lund: Jag eller vi - vad är en människa? Live Debate in Lund including panelist Professor Werner Jeanrond

November 13, 2013 @ 00:00
On 13th November, The Master of St Benet's Hall, Professor Werner Jeanrond, took part in a live debate organised by Lund University on "What is a human being?". The other panellists were Antje Jackelén, the Bishop of Lund and Archbishop-elect of Uppsala in Sweden, Johannes Persson, Professor of Theoretical Philosophy at Lund University and Lena Andersson, writer and columnist. The recording of this debate can be found (in Swedish) here...