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Scio Alumni Emily Homman

SCIO student shares her experience of Climate Science tutorials - on 14th February 2020 in News, Student Programmes

As part of its Scholars’ Semester in Oxford (SSO) programme, SCIO offers tutorials in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields. Below is a sampling of courses that students can take: Biological sciences (e.g. animal behaviour, ecology, disease, and cells... Read More >

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Congratulations to SCIO’s summer 2019 prizewinners - on 11th November 2019 in News, Student Programmes

SCIO is pleased to announce the Oxford Summer Programme 2019 prizewinners. The SCIO alumni prize, awarded for the first time in Michaelmas Term 2018, is funded from contributions from SCIO alumni of programmes over the past 15 years. The prize is... Read More >

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SCIO and the CCCU tour acclaimed Mr Darwin’s Tree play - on 21st October 2019 in News, Research and Projects

The acclaimed British one-man play, Mr Darwin’s Tree, is currently on tour on campuses in North America. Produced by Scholarship and Christianity in Oxford (SCIO), the UK Centre of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU), and underwritten by... Read More >

Congratulations to SCIO’s spring 2019 de Jager prizewinners - on 24th September 2019 in News, Student Programmes

SCIO is pleased to announce the spring 2019 de Jager and SCIO alumni prize winners. The de Jager prize for the British culture and undergraduate research seminar is awarded in recognition of outstanding scholarly work submitted by each awardee during... Read More >

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Mr. Darwin’s Tree, the acclaimed one-man play, to tour US Christian colleges in 2019 - on 28th August 2019 in News, Research and Projects

  Mr. Darwin’s Tree, the acclaimed British one-man play about the life and work of Charles Darwin, will tour 11 North American Christian college campuses in 2019. Produced by SCIO, and underwritten by Templeton Religion Trust, and The Blankemeyer Foundation the... Read More >


Life after SCIO: alumnus accepted for PhD in Theology at Yale - on 15th July 2019 in Life after SCIO, News

We are pleased that our alumnus Samuel Ernest has been accepted to a PhD programme at Yale. Sam grew up in Manchester, New Hampshire and Grand Rapids, Michigan and studied English Literature at Seattle Pacific University. He graduated with a... Read More >