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News from the SCR – Trinity 2016

Some news from our SCR members of their recent publications and activities. Prof Sir Roger Scruton Awarded a knighthood in the Queen’s 90th Birthday Honours. Read more… Clare Broome Saunders Dr Broome Saunders works mainly on nineteenth-century poetry, especially women writers whose work spans the boundaries of Romanticism and Victorianism, such as Felicia Hemans, Letitia...

Blackfriars JCR and MCR news – Hilary Term 2016

Here is an update from some of the current JCR/MCR members. Helping the homeless and refugees Blackfriars’ JCR & MCR have forged links with the Companions of Malta – a student charity for the marginalised within the community which works together with various local Catholic and Anglican churches. As part of this relationship Blackfriars’ students have taken...

Blackfriars Alumni Event Sept 2016

Save the date: 17th September 2016. We will hold an alumni reunion event to be held at Blackfriars, Oxford. What’s happening? We thought, for our first event, it would be simplest to hold an alumni reunion event during the Oxford University Alumni Weekend so that those alumni who did Oxford University degrees can also attend the other...

Meeting Minds: 2016 Alumni Weekend in North America

For any Blackfriars Hall alumni in North America, here is a great opportunity to enjoy a splendid weekend in magnificent surroundings. The 2016 Alumni Weekend in North America will take place in Washington DC, 8-9 April. Organised events include: Friday 8 April – Gala Reception and Dinner at the Library of Congress Hosted by the...

Alumni Resource – Introducing the Oxford Alumni Community website

From 2015 there is a brand-new resource for Oxford University alumni – the Oxford Alumni Community website. Its purpose is to help you network – both personally and professionally – with other alumni from the University of Oxford and from Blackfriars Hall in particular. These are some of the key ways it could be useful...

Oxford University Alumni Groups & Resources

Oxford University is offering an ever-richer experience for alumni, so those of our alumni who matriculated through the University might wish to take advantage of them. The Oxford Alumni website displays the wide range of resources available to alumni. Check out the brand-new Oxford Alumni Community website. Once registered you will be able to network with fellow alums,...

Alumni Profile – Philip Clayden (1995-1998)

Philip Clayden read Philosophy & Theology at Blackfriars Hall between 1995 and 1998. Philip is a furniture maker concerned with eco building (visit his website) and is part of the Solid Art museum transformation team; you might remember his Regent’s Throne in the aula! We caught up with him and asked him about his time at...

Blackfriars Alumni News and Events

This new website section aims to support the Blackfriars alumni community, helping former students keep up with each other and with what’s happening in Oxford.  We will feature posts about alumni and what they are doing now, notifications about future events, and let you know what’s new with Blackfriars Hall, the Dominican Studium, and the...