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Saturday 24th September 2016

Linacre Old Members attended the 17th Annual Italian Linacre Lecture in Rome on Saturday, 24th September. There was a full day of events, including the lecture, given this year by Professor Anna Curir, and entitled "La terza cultura: dialogo tra scienza e umanesimo", Professor Curir is an astrophysicist at Osservatorio Astronomico di Torino and was a Junior Research Fellow at Linacre in the early 1980s. 

Linacre Reception
Friday 16th September 2016
Tanner Room, Linacre College

Linacre College will be holding an informal seminar and reception open to all Linacre Members and their guests on Friday evening, 16th September, in conjunction with Oxford University’s Meeting Minds Alumni Weekend in Oxford.

Recent BFL dinner
Thursday 21st July 2016
Boulevard Brasserie, 40 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 7BD

All Linacre Members who work in business, finance, or law-related sectors are warmly invited to attend an informal dinner at 6.30 pm on Thursday 21st July at Boulevard Brasserie.

Gaudy 2011 Dinner
Saturday 2nd July 2016
Linacre College

The next Linacre Summer Gaudy--2nd & 3rd July 2016—is for Old Members who matriculated from 1982 – 1991

Shirley Williams
Thursday 9th June 2016
Andrew Wiles Building, Maths Institute

The Right Honourable Shirley Williams will give the 2016 Tanner Lecture on Human Values entitled “The value of Europe and European values”, at the Mathematics Institute, Oxford on Thursday 9th June at 5.30pm.

The Rt Hon Shirley Williams
Thursday 9th June 2016

The Rt Hon Shirley Williams

The value of Europe and European values

Tuesday 7th June 2016

Joris Hemlaar, Clinical Lecturer, Nuffield Dept of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, and Linacre JRF

Pregnancy outcomes in women infected with HIV: a global perspective

Anneke Petzsche, MSc student in Criminology and Criminal Justice
Experiencing motherhood in German prisons 

Tuesday 24th May 2016
Tanner Room

Jenny Hough, DPhil Student in Anthropology

North Koreans in South Korea: Issues of adaptation and resettlement

Angelika Adensamer, MSc student in Criminology and Criminal Justice

How to talk about female sex offenders?
A gendered discourse and feminist strategies

Wednesday 18th May 2016

Ochanomizu University in Tokyo, in partnership with Linacre College, will be hosting a 2016 Tanner Lecture on Human Values by Professor Dame Carol Black, Principal of Newnham College, Cambridge, and Ms Atsuko Toyama, former Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology and holder of an Ochanomizu University honorary doctorate.

City London skyline
Tuesday 17th May 2016
Taylor Wessing, 5 New Street Square, London EC4A 3TW

Linacre College’s annual Summer Reception in London will be held in the heart of the City at the law offices of Taylor Wessing LLP on Tuesday 17th May, 6.30 – 9.00 pm. Drinks and canapés, a great view, and a fascinating peek into the history of London after dark will all be on offer.