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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 >

Josh Austin Mst degree alumnus de Jager alumni scholarship

Life after SCIO: alumnus accepted for MSt degree at Oxford - on 10th May 2019 in Life after SCIO, News

We are delighted that our alumnus Joshua Austin has been accepted for a master’s degree in the history of war at Oxford. He is the recipient of a SCIO de Jager alumni scholarship.  Joshua grew up in Richmond, Virginia and... Read More >


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 >