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Welcome to Somerville

At Somerville you’ll meet a community that’s diverse, international and open-minded. And you’ll discover a culture that’s intelligent, hard-working and ambitious. Why not take a look?

Welcome to Somerville

Welcome to Somerville

Welcome to Somerville

Welcome to Somerville

Welcome to Somerville

If you want to change the world, come to Somerville.

Somerville was founded to include the excluded. It was created for women when universities refused them entry, and for people of diverse beliefs when the establishment religion was widely demanded. Now its female and male students represent the world and many Somervillians go on to change that world, too. We hope you like it.

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23rd March 2017

Somerville hosts Parents’ Lunch, Year Reps Meeting and Winter Meeting with Shirley Williams

It was an especially busy Saturday at Somerville on the 11th of March, with three important events in our calendar all taking place – the Parents’ Lunch, the Year Reps’ Networking Lunch and the Somerville Winter Meeting, with special guest speaker Baroness Williams of Crosby.

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17th March 2017

Baroness O’Neill of Bengarve wins Holberg Prize 2017

Somerville Honorary Fellow, renowned British Philosopher and crossbench member of the House of Lords, Baroness Onora O’Neill of Bengarve has been awarded this year’s Holberg Prize.

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10th March 2017

The Oxford Commas USA Tour

Tour Manager of a cappella group the Oxford Commas and Somerville undergraduate, Matt Maclay (PPE, 2016), reports on their upcoming tour to universities across the East Coast of the United States of America.

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Thursday 23rd March 2017

Somerville in Hong Kong

Join us in Hong Kong on March 23rd for drinks hosted by Principal Alice Prochaska.

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24th March 2017

Somerville in Singapore

Join us in Singapore on March 24th for a dinner hosted by Principal Alice Prochaska.

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Saturday 1st April 2017

Somerville 1976 Ruby Reunion

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