Events

Dr Robert Saxton by Katie Vandyck
6th September 2021

This lecture by Professor Robert Saxton, Fellow and Tutor in Music, has been rescheduled to Monday 21st February 2022 - please see the entry on this date to book for this event.

(Photo by Katie Vandyck)

Morwenna Blewett
4th October 2021

We're delighted to announce that we are now taking bookings for the next event in the Worcester College Academic Lecture Series, which will be given by Morwenna Blewett, Sackler Fellow in the History of Conservation, on Monday 4 October 2021, from 5pm to 5.45pm (BST): 'Stolen Colours, Coercion and Kidnap: A Defeated Nation’s Artists’ Materials and Conservation Knowledge in the Aftermath of the Second World War'.

Sadie Creese
15th November 2021

We're delighted to announce that we are now taking bookings for the next event in the Worcester College Academic Lecture Series, which will be given by Professor Sadie Creese, Fellow and Professor of Cybersecurity, on Monday 15 November 2021, from 5pm to 5.45pm (GMT): 'Cybersecurity'.

These events are open to all Old Members, they are free of charge and no previous subject knowledge is required.

The lecture will be held online via Zoom Webinar. To avoid disappointment, book your place today using the online booking form below.

College gardens
20th November 2021

Old Member Tree Planting Event in College with Head Gardener, Simon Bagnall.

The event will be from 9:30am-1pm and will include a talk, breakfast, and informal lunch. This event is open to all Old Members but numbers are limited. Tickets are £18 per person - maximum of 1 guest permitted.

Timetable:

• 9:30am-10am -  Tea, coffee, juices, pastries, or a bacon roll in the Linbury Room. 

Drinks reception
22nd November 2021

Worcester College Society invites all Old Members to meet Provost David Isaac, CBE, at a drinks reception at the House of Lords. Formal invitations will be posted out nearer the time, to enable entrance on the day.

The event will be from 6-7.30pm. Ticket price is £40 per person, with a maximum of 1 guest permitted.

Worcester College Chapel
1st December 2021

Join our Chaplain, Dr Tess Kuin Lawton, and the College Choir for some festive carols and canapes from 4-5.30pm on Wednesday 1st December 2021. Open to all Old Members: Ticket price £18, children are free. Maximum tickets per group – 2 adults and 2 children.

Matthew Cheung Salisbury
6th December 2021

We're delighted to announce that we are now taking bookings for the next event in the Worcester College Academic Lecture Series, which will be given by Dr Matthew Cheung Salisbury, Lecturer in Music, on Monday 6 December 2021, from 5pm to 5.45pm (GMT): 'What is sacred music doing in a post-religious world?'

These events are open to all Old Members, they are free of charge and no previous subject knowledge is required. A short synopsis of themes Dr Cheung Salisbury will be discussing is as follows:

Scott Scullion
24th January 2022

Please ‘save the date’ for the seventh event in the Worcester College Academic Lecture Series, which will be given by Dr Scott Scullion, Associate Professor and Tutor in Classics, on Monday 24 January 2022, from 5pm to 5.45pm (GMT): 'Fate and the Gods in Ancient Greek Culture.'

Booking for this event is not yet open.

Dr Robert Saxton by Katie Vandyck
21st February 2022

PLEASE NOTE: This event has been rescheduled from Monday 6th September 2021

We're delighted to announce that we are now taking bookings for the next event in the Worcester College Academic Lecture Series, which will be given by Professor Robert Saxton, Fellow and Tutor in Music, on Monday 21st February 2022, from 5pm to 5.45pm (BST): 'The process of composition from detection to confection.'

David Steinsaltz
14th March 2022

Please ‘save the date’ for the eighth event in the Worcester College Academic Lecture Series, which will be given by Professor David Steinsaltz, Tutorial Fellow in Statistics, on Monday 14 March 2022, from 5pm to 5.45pm (GMT): 'Ageing: What is it? Why is it? Where is it going?'

Booking for this event is not yet open.

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