News

Keep up to date with the latest developments in the Wolfson alumni community. 

Academics at Risk campaign 2019

Thank you so much to everyone who made a contribution and supported our Academics at Risk campaign and made it such a huge success. Together, we succeeded our target of £15,000 and raised over £24,000.


Alumni news

Wolfson Alumnus, Phil Hewitt has written and published his new book Outrunning the Demons. In the book, Phil tells his story of trauma after an attack in Cape Town and how he used running as a way of recovery.  He also shares the stories of 34 other people who have used running as a way of recovery after trauma. Learn more.

If you have any news you would like to share with the rest of the alumni community e.g. marriages, births, publications etc please let us know by contacting the Wolfson Alumni Office


Plans and Prospects 2019

Plans and Prospects is our annual magazine for alumni and friends of the College.

We hope that you enjoy reading about of the latest developments at College, and would be delighted to receive any feedback or article suggestions for next year's issue.


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Events

The latest from Wolfson College

11 November 2019
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy delivers Annual Sarfraz Pakistan Lecture

Pakistan, a deeply patriarchal society is rapidly changing and women are at the forefront.

Alan Bowman Portrait
7 November 2019
Professor Alan Bowman delivers the Ronald Syme Lecture

Alexandria was for many centuries, the largest and most important city in the eastern Mediterranean.

4 November 2019
The Wild East

At the start of October, Harriss-White together with Lucia Michelutti published the collection "The Wild East".

Our upcoming events

Lectures and Seminars
13 - 13
Nov Nov
Workshop: Adam Smith as Jurist
Wednesday 13 November - 9:25am to 4:30pm

This workshop explores the themes raised in Prof Iain McLean's lecture of 12 November: Adam Smith as Jurist.

Art Exhibition
13 - 13
Nov Nov
Guided Tour to "Last Supper in Pompeii" Exhibition at the Ashmolean Mu...
Wednesday 13 November - 10:00am to 11:00am

Dr Paul Roberts, GB Fellow, Sackler Keeper of Antiquities at the Ashmolean Museum, and curator of the current special exhibition "Last Supper in Pompeii" offers two guided tours to the exhibition to AWRC Members. One on 18 Oct at 3:30 pm and the second on 13 Nov at 10 am.

Restricted to Cluster Members, max. 15 people.

Meeting Point: at the entrance to the exhibition (3rd floor Ashmolean Museum) 15-10 minutes before stated starting time.

Lectures and Seminars
13 - 13
Nov Nov
The Salvator Mundi, Attributed to Leonardo da Vinci
Wednesday 13 November - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

You are most welcome to a discussion of the 'Salvator Mundi' that is attributed to Leonardo da Vinci

By Matthew Landrus (Wolfson College
and Faculty of History, University of Oxford)

At 5.30pm on Wednesday 13 November 2019

Leonard Wolfson Auditorium
Wolfson College, Linton Road OX2 6UD

Admission Free
Wolfson College Arts Society