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Events at Balliol

Office hours with Gwyneth Lewis

7 February 2023, 11.00-1.00pm and other dates, Staircase 21, Room 8, Balliol College

Do you want to be a writer? Or are you stuck on a piece of creative or academic writing and could you use some help? Come and talk writing with Artist in Residence Gwyneth Lewis during her Office Hours this week. Book an appointment here.


Close Reading Lunch

10 February 2023, 12.30pm lunch, 1.00pm start, Staircase 21, Room 8, Balliol College

Join the Acting Chaplain and the poet Gwyneth Lewis, Balliol’s Artist in Residence, for a close reading of a poem and lunch. All welcome.


Evensong

12 February 2023, 5.30pm, Chapel

Preacher: Revd Sarah Lenton, Chaplain to the Royal Opera House.


Office hours with poet Gwyneth Lewis

14 February 2023, 11.00am-1.00pm and other times, Staircase 21, Room 8, Balliol College

Do you want to be a writer? Or are you stuck on a piece of creative or academic writing and could you use some help? Come and talk writing with Artist in Residence Gwyneth Lewis during her Office Hours this week. Book an appointment here.


Evensong

19 February 2023, 5.30pm, Chapel

Preacher: Professor Helen King, Professor Emerita of Classical Studies, Open University.



George Eastman Lecture

20 February 2023, 6.00-7.00pm, Blavatnik School of Government and Zoom

Professor Carolyn Heinrich (George Eastman Visiting Professor): ‘Bad Bets, Bad Apples, or Bad Policy? Should Ordeals Be a Policy Tool of the Twenty-First Century?’ Free event. Please register here.


Office hours with Gwyneth Lewis

21 February 2023, 11.00-1.00pm, Staircase 21, Room 8, Balliol College

Do you want to be a writer? Or are you stuck on a piece of creative or academic writing and could you use some help? Come and talk writing with Artist in Residence Gwyneth Lewis during her Office Hours this week. Book an appointment here.


Close Reading Lunch

24 February 2023, 12.30pm lunch, 1.00pm start, Staircase 21, Room 8, Balliol College

Join the Acting Chaplain and the poet Gwyneth Lewis, Balliol’s Artist in Residence, for a close reading of a poem and lunch. All welcome.


Evensong

26 February 2023, 5.30pm, Chapel

Preacher: Revd Dr William Lamb (Balliol 1988), Vicar of the University Church of St Mary the Virgin. 


Office hours with Gwyneth Lewis

28 February 2023, 11.00-1.00pm and other dates, Staircase 21, Room 8, Balliol College

Do you want to be a writer? Or are you stuck on a piece of creative or academic writing and could you use some help? Come and talk writing with Artist in Residence Gwyneth Lewis during her Office Hours this week. Book an appointment here.


Research Consilium

1 March 2023, 6.00pm, Massey Room

Dr Matthew Langton (Associate Professor of Inorganic Chemistry and Royal Society University Research Fellow, Fellow and Tutor in Inorganic Chemistry): ‘Molecular Lego: Chemistry Beyond the Molecule’. Members of the Common RoMembers of the Common Room only.


Balliol Charity Musical 2023

1-4 March 2023, 7.30pm, Michael Pilch Studio, Jowett Buildings, ​Jowett Walk, Oxford ​OX1 3TS

Tickets for the Balliol Charity Musical 2023, Murder on the Balliol Express, are now available.


Evensong

5 March 2023, 5.30pm, Chapel

Preacher: Revd Stephen Coleman, Vicar of St Peter’s Church, Grange Park.



Office hours with Gwyneth Lewis

7 March 2023, 11.00-1.00pm and other times, Staircase 21, Room 8, Balliol College

Do you want to be a writer? Or are you stuck on a piece of creative or academic writing and could you use some help? Come and talk writing with Artist in Residence Gwyneth Lewis during her Office Hours this week. Book an appointment here.


Roman Catholic Mass

8 March 2023, 6.00pm, Chapel

Roman Catholic Mass will be celebrated in Balliol Chapel.


Close Reading Lunch

10 March 2023, 12.30pm lunch, 1.00pm start, Staircase 21, Room 8, Balliol College

Join the Acting Chaplain and the poet Gwyneth Lewis, Balliol’s Artist in Residence, for a close reading of a poem and lunch. All welcome.


In Memoriam: Professor Jasper Griffin (19372019)

18 March 2023, 4.00pm, Sheldonian Theatre and Balliol College

A celebration of the life of Jasper Griffin FBA (Balliol 1956, Dyson Junior Research Fellow 19611963, Tutorial Fellow in Classics 19632004, Emeritus Fellow from 2004) is to be celebrated at 4.00pm in the Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford, and afterwards at a reception and dinner in Balliol College. See the event details here.