Professor Marco Trombetta (1993) who did an MPhil in Economics as a Linacre student was awarded the title of "Cavaliere dell' Ordine della Stella d'Italia" (Knight of the Order of the Italian Star).
Congratulations to Dr Heath Rose, Linacre Fellow and Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics has won a prestigious OxTalent Award for using the University’s Virtual Learning Environment (Weblearn) to deliver a part-time, distance online course.
The Right Honourable Shirley Williams gave the 2016 Tanner Lecture on Human Values entitled “The value of Europe and European values” on Thursday 9th June.
Meeting with Her Imperial Highness, Empress Michiko, Dr Nick Brown and Dr Heath Rose attended a Special Tanner Lecture at Ochanomizu University in Japan.
Congratulations to Dr David Ish-Horowicz, Adjunct Fellow of Linacre College, who has recently become a visiting Professor of Biochemistry having previously been a Visiting Scientist.
Dr Sara McLean is a Research Fellow at the Australian Centre for Child Protection at the University of South Australia. She is the first recipient of the ACU Visiting Fellowship at Linacre College and for this year in association with the Rees Centre for Research in Fostering and Education, Department of Education.
On 18 February 2016, in Radio 4’s leading discussion programme, In Our Time, Linacre Fellow Professor Iliffe discussed the life and work of Robert Hooke (1635-1703) who worked for Robert Boyle and was curator of experiments at the Royal Society.