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Alumni Stories - Brenden Thompson, Interview

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Recent Blackfriars alumnus Brenden Thompson talks of his time at Blackfriars and how it has been (and continues to be) a profound influence on his life. Read more

A Timely Conference on 'Truth Telling and Politics'

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

 The Las Casas Institute at Blackfriars recently held a day-long conference on the perennial theme - but especially relevant in 2016 - of truth-telling in the world of politics. Blackfriars alumnus and former JCR president William Kent offers a personal reflection on the discussions of the day, which featured a distinguished list of speakers including the University's Chancellor, Lord Patten. Read more

The Humane Philosophy Project at Blackfriars Hall, Oxford

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Ralph-Weir-and-Mikolaj-Slawkowski-Rode-HPP-FoundersDr Mikolaj Slawkowski-Rode tells us of an important new initiative which he co-founded. Read more

Alumni Stories - Delia Gallagher (1989-1996)

Monday, May 23, 2016

DeliaGallager Blackfriars Hall graduate Delia Gallagher is CNN’s Vatican Correspondent in Rome. She reflects on her time in Oxford. Read more

Alumni Stories - Philip Clayden (1995-1998)

Monday, November 30, 2015

Alumni Stories – featuring Philip Clayden (1995-1998) Philip Clayden read Philosophy & Theology at Blackfriars Hall between 1995 and 1998. Philip is a furniture maker concerned with eco building (visit his website) and is part of the Solid Art museum transformation team; you might remember his Regent's Throne in the aula! Read more

Blackfriars Alumni News and Events

Tuesday, November 03, 2015

This new website section aims to support the Blackfriars alumni community, helping former students keep up with each other and with what's happening in Oxford.  Read more

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