Old Member Events

Please see below for up-to-date information on Old Member events; forthcoming events and events that are now live, where you can book your place today. If you would like to sign up, but are worried you won’t know anyone or it is your first such event, please don’t worry, the Development Team will ensure that you will be given a warm Worcester welcome. Booking your place is quick and easy – just follow the link underneath each event. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Sadie Creese
15th November 2021

Booking now live! Book your place today for the next event in the Worcester College Academic Lecture Series, which will be given by Professor Sadie Creese, Fellow and Professor of Cybersecurity. The event will take place 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
Booking now live! Book your place today for our Old Member Tree Planting Event in College with Head Gardener, Simon Bagnall. This event is open to all Old Members.
Drinks reception
22nd November 2021
Booking now live! Book your place today - the Worcester College Society invites all Old Members to meet Provost David Isaac, CBE, at a drinks reception at the House of Lords.
Maria Djurkovic
29th November 2021

Worcester Provost in Conversation with Maria Djurkovic, 5pm-6pm (Online, free of charge). The first in an exciting new conversation series between the Provost, David Isaac, CBE, and Old Members.

Provost Isaac will discuss the world of film set design with Old Member and renowned Production Designer Maria Djurkovic (1979, Fine Art) whose iconic designs have won critical acclaim and award recognition and led to collaborations with Woody Allen, Stephen Daldry, Phyllida Lloyd and Ralph Fiennes, among others.

Worcester College Chapel
1st December 2021

Booking now live! Book your place today and join the College Choir for some festive carols and canapes from 4-5.30pm on Wednesday 1st December 2021. This event is open to all Old Members.

Matthew Cheung Salisbury
6th December 2021

Booking now live! Book your place today for the next event in the Worcester College Academic Lecture Series, which will be given by Dr Matthew Cheung Salisbury, Lecturer in Music. The event will take place 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.

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

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 will open soon!

Dr Robert Saxton by Katie Vandyck
21st February 2022

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

Booking now live! Book your place today for the next event in the Worcester College Academic Lecture Series, which will be given by Professor Robert Saxton, Fellow and Tutor in Music. The event will take place on Monday 21st February 2022, from 5pm to 5.45pm (BST): 'The process of composition from detection to confection.'

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.

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 will open soon!

Dr Nir Vulkan
6th June 2022

Please ‘save the date’ for the ninth event in the Worcester College Academic Lecture Series, which will be given by Dr Nir Vulkan, Fellow and Tutor in Management Studies, on Monday 6 June 2022, from 5pm to 5.45pm (BST): 'Ethical AI: What Does it Mean for the Banking and Finance Sector'

Booking for this event will open soon!