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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

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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24th August 2016

Toby Young awarded TORCH Knowledge Exchange Fellowship

Somerville’s Lecturer in Music and Philosophy, Dr Toby Young, has been awarded a Knowledge Exchange Fellowship at The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH) for his project titled Transforming the Operatic Voice.

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22nd August 2016

Shriti Vadera leading the way in post-Brexit Banking

Baroness Shriti Vadera (PPE, 1981), Chairman of Santander UK and Somerville alumna, is said to be leading the way in post Brexit Banking – the Financial Times labelling her ‘Baroness Brexit’ and ‘the queen of the City’s Brexit response effort.’

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19th August 2016

Alex Rogers quoted in the Guardian, Radio 4 and the Daily Mail

Somerville’s Professor of Conservation Biology and Director of the Oxford India Centre for Sustainable Development, Alex Rogers, has received national media coverage for his most recent expeditions to deep-sea Burmuda and West Scotland.

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18 November 2016

Oxford & Cambridge Club Dinner for Matric 2008-2013

On November 18 Somerville will be hosting a formal dinner at the Oxford and Cambridge Club for Matric 2008-2013

 

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7 November 2016

Somerville City Group, A Conversation with Dame Fiona Woolf

A Conversation with Dame Fiona Woolf: The Modern and Ancient Hats of the Lord Mayor of London

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3 November 2016

Somerville City Group, An Evening with Hussain Chalayan

An exclusive evening with the award winning British-based designer.

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