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Life after SCIO: alumna studying for a PhD at Princeton - on 18th April 2019 in Life after SCIO, News

We are very pleased that our alumna Abigail M. Sargent is studying for a PhD in Medieval History at Princeton. Having grown up in East Barre, Vermont, Abigail studied history at Gordon College. She graduated in 2009 and then completed... Read More >

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Congratulations to SCIO’s fall 2018 prize winners - on 27th March 2019 in News, Student Programmes

SCIO is pleased to announce the fall 2018 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 >

B2c2 Colloquium

SCIO hosts North American colloquium for Bridging the Two Cultures of Science and the Humanities - on 20th March 2019 in News, Research and Projects

Over the weekend of 15–17 February 2019, SCIO hosted The North American Colloquium in St Petersburg, Florida. This was an event of the Bridging the Two Cultures of Science and the Humanities project funded by the Templeton Religion Trust and... Read More >

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On the Road: staff member goes on US speaking tour - on 19th December 2018 in News, Research and Projects

In late November and early December SCIO staff member Andrew J. Newell, a DPhil candidate with the English Faculty and member of Wycliffe Hall, visited the US on a small speaking tour. Andrew lectured on the Christmas carol, ‘Hark! the... Read More >

Rebecca Richards

Life after SCIO: alumna awarded fellowship - on 17th December 2018 in Life after SCIO, News

We are extremely pleased by the news that Rebecca Richards (year long, 2016) has been granted the John Jay Fellowship. Raised in East Winthrop, Maine, Rebecca completed an undergraduate degree in Philosophy at Baylor University, Texas. Following her time at... Read More >

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The Boston Tea Party – SCIO hosts alumni event in Boston, MA - on 14th November 2018 in Life after SCIO, News

On Saturday 10 November SCIO faculty Dr Liz Baigent and Simon Lancaster hosted an alumni gathering in Boston, Massachusetts. Held at Park Street Church, the ‘Boston Tea Party’ drew fifty SCIO alumni from both OSP and SSO programmes from across... Read More >