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SCIO Junior Dean wins Oxford University Student Union award - on 13th May 2016 in News, Student Programmes

Thiago Alves Pinto, SCIO’s Junior Dean for the academic year 2015–16 and a doctoral student at the University of Oxford, was presented with the prize for ‘Best support staff’ in Oxford University Student Union 2016 Teaching awards ceremony at Oxford Town Hall... Read More >

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SCIO student accepted onto prestigious leadership programme - on 8th April 2016 in Life after SCIO, News, Student Programmes

SCIO  congratulates Isaiah Whitten, a Northwest University student currently studying on the Scholar’s semester in Oxford (SSO), who has been chosen for the Washington programme of the Institute for Responsible Citizenship. The programme, which gives African American men the chance... Read More >

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Congratulations to SCIO’s fall semester 2015 prize winners - on 23rd March 2016 in News, Student Programmes

  SCIO is delighted to announce the de Jager prize winners for the Scholars’ Semester in Oxford fall 2015.  The de Jager prizes are funded by a generous donation to SCIO from Geoffrey and Caroline de Jager who have a long... Read More >

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Congratulations to SCIO’s 2015 Spring semester prize winners - on 8th December 2015 in News, Student Programmes

SCIO is delighted to announce the de Jager prize winners for the Scholars’ Semester in Oxford spring 2015  The de Jager prizes are funded by a generous donation to SCIO from Geoffrey and Caroline de Jager who have a long standing... Read More >

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Final week of ‘Bridging the Two Cultures’ seminar in Oxford - on 29th July 2015 in News, Research and Projects

The first Bridging the Two Cultures of Science and the Humanities seminar, funded by the Templeton Religion Trust is drawing to a close this week.  The twenty-five participants have attended a month of lectures, workshops, and mentoring sessions with eminent... Read More >

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SCIO Junior Dean gains postdoctoral teaching fellowship at Indiana Wesleyan University - on 19th June 2015 in Life after SCIO, News

We are delighted to announce that Lexi Eikelboom has gained a 2–3 year postdoctoral teaching fellowship with the John Wesley Honors College at Indiana Wesleyan University, in Marion, Indiana. The Honors College offers an Honors Humanities Major through interdisciplinary seminars based on... Read More >