The 16th Annual Italian Linacre Lecture will take place in Florence. Full programme details may be found by clicking on the event title.
Old Member Robin Simpson has kindly organized this occasion to meet fellow Old Members and other Linacre friends over a leisurely hike along the Thames valley from Tilehurst to Goring. Old Member Professor Nancy Nichols and her husband Mike Green have also offered an opportunity to visit ongoing archaeological excavations of a Roman villa, located a five-minute walk from the Path.
In conjunction with the University's Meeting Minds Alumni weekend in Oxford, all Linacre Old Members, Fellows and their guests are invited to attend an after-hours visit to the wonderful Pitt Rivers Museum, followed by dinner in College.
Following the enjoyable evening in October at La Tasca, the next BFL dinner will be held at High Timber, next to the river, on Tuesday 7th July. The Principal will be present, and looks forward to seeing many Linacre Old Members who work in the areas of business, finance, or law.
The 2015 Linacre Summer Gaudy was held in College the weekend of July 4th and 5th for the 2001-2011 matriculation cohort. Events included the Domus Prize competition, rowing for Old Boaties, a buffet supper in a marquee on the lawn, a Saturday night ceilidh, and the traditional Garden Party on the lawn.
All Linacre Old Members, students, Fellows and friends are warmly invited to attend the 2015 Domus Prize Presentations in the Tanner Room this Saturday, July 4, from 4.00 pm until about 6.00 pm.
Sezgi Goksan, DPhil Student in Clinical Neurosciences
Pain in newborn infants : Neural activity overlap between adult and infant pain
Simon E.V. Phillips, Director, Research Complex at Harwell (RCaH)
Professor Peter Singer
From Moral Neutrality to Effective Altruism: The Changing Scope and Significance of Moral Philosophy
Anna Hushlak, DPhil Student in Environmental Sciences and Geography
Survival of the Fittest? The Changing Nature of Environmental Non-Governmental Organizations, Citizens and Engagement in a Climate of Digital Activism
Jonathan Courtney, BPhil in Philosophy
Is Morality All Made-Up?: Addressing Moral Anti-Realism
Linacre College’s annual Summer Reception in London will be held at the Cinema Museum in Kennington on Tuesday 19th May, 6.30 – 9.00 pm.