Loading Events

Upcoming Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Events Views Navigation

September 2020

Covid-19: Events update

September 15 - October 31

Due to the evolving situation regarding COVID-19 and its impact on social gatherings, some of our usual college calendar ‘highlights’ have had to be postponed. We will be closely monitoring advice regarding social gatherings and distancing and our normal programme of events will resume once we can safely welcome the wider community back to college. In the meantime, we are planning a programme of small scale physical events, as well as a range of larger online events – the latter,…

Find out more »

October 2020

Free

Business Focus Event: Consulting and Banking

October 21 @ 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm

Are you interested in consulting or banking? How can you best equip yourself to succeed in these competitive fields? In an informal online session Dr Anthony Freeling and Laurel Powers-Freeling will share their wealth of knowledge about consulting and banking, drawing on careers which span McKinsey & Company, Morgan Stanley, Prudential Corp, Lloyds Bank Group and American Express. They will also be on hand to answer questions. This event is open to any student member of Hughes Hall considering a…

Find out more »
Free

PhD Information Evening

October 22 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Join our online PhD Information Evening  for any current Hughes Hall members who want guidance about how to apply, the application process, or anything else related to PhD study. We will have a number of graduate admissions tutors, seniors and current PhD students attending to provide information and insight. The event will run from 5.30 to 6.30pm. To sign up, click here. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Find out more »
Free

The COVID19 Pandemic: Impact on Thinking and Practice in some Key Sectors

October 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Bridge at Hughes Hall presents a series of four online panel and audience discussions. This first event forms part of the Global Health theme and series of seminars at Hughes Hall.  The pandemic has not only had an impact on the delivery of health care across all systems, it has also affected the delivery of education for all clinical learners and practitioners.  Through an inter-professional lens, three particular areas will be examined -  syllabus delivery, assessments, and well-being and vulnerability.…

Find out more »
Free

Academic Writing Workshop

October 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A two hour online workshop, led by Dr Karen Ottewell (ADTIS Director) focussing on Academic Writing - open to all current HH students. This session, delivered by ADTIS will offer an excellent opportunity to share/discuss common issues encountered during the Michaelmas Term, help understand why academic writing is so hard, and guide you through what can be done to make it (a bit) easier. To register for this free event (Hughes Hall members only), please click here. This is part of a series of workshops being offered by the college to support…

Find out more »
Free

The COVID19 Pandemic: Impact on Thinking and Practice in some Key Sectors

October 29 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Bridge at Hughes Hall presents a series of four online panel and audience discussions. This second event forms part of the Global Health theme and series of seminars at Hughes Hall.  The COVID 19 pandemic has wide-ranging implications for how we design, manage and use our built environment and infrastructure. This panel will focus specifically on two key and interconnected aspects of ongoing change processes, namely decentralisation and resilience. On the one hand, the resilience of critical infrastructures and services…

Find out more »

Samosa cookery class (Event open to HH postdocs only)

October 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A special event for Hughes Hall postdocs. Join us for a 2 hour Samosa making class, led by chef Salwaa Smith from Cape Malay Delights. If you are keen to join please fill in the Doodle link by 19 October (Monday). This will enable you to receive the recipes, and also the list of ingredients you will need to buy before the day (note: vegetarian options available). At the event you can choose to cook along or observe and try the cooking part at…

Find out more »

November 2020

Free

The COVID19 Pandemic: Impact on Thinking and Practice in some Key Sectors

November 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Bridge at Hughes Hall presents a series of four online panel and audience discussions. The COVID19 pandemic has thrown into focus a number of legal, governance and ethical issues related to not only the management of the immediate crisis but also more generally to governance, regulation and the law in the future both at the national and international level. The panel will discuss the following sub-themes: International Responses to Risk: i) Utility, Lawfulness and Ethics of  'Gain of Function'  Research…

Find out more »
Free

Music Café

November 10 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Hughes Hall invites all college members to an informal evening of music making at the next Music Café.  Taking this popular event online this term, Hughesians are invited to show off their musical talent – sing, play, make music – in a friendly café-style atmosphere. Come along and participate (live from your home, or with a pre recorded piece), or just sit back, listen and enjoy. If you know in advance that you want to play/sing/perform, please contact Dr Aga…

Find out more »
Free

Covid 19: methodological challenges in educational research

November 12 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

This seminar forms part of the Education subject area events series at Hughes Hall. 2020 has been marked as an unprecedented event globally.  As a community of scholars in education, we were affected in many ways.  Researchers, school leaders, teachers and professionals in the field, as well as students, all had to adapt to the new circumstances. We all had to rethink our roles, our methods of communication, and our practice as well as our research. In this event we…

Find out more »
+ Export Events