Latest news from Balliol

Thursday 24 January

This year we are asking Balliol alumni to send us their News and Notes by Easter, as we are moving News and Notes from the Annual Record to Floreat Domus.

Monday 21 January

Congratulations to Paul Williams (Balliol 1995) on winning the £5,000 runner-up prize for a NERC Impact Award 2018. 

Monday 21 January

We congratulate two Balliol alumni on appointments at the University of Sydney, Australia: Dr Tim Soutphommasane (2004) on being appointed the university’s first Professor of Practice (Sociology and Political Theory) and Dr Frances Flanagan (2005) on being awarded a Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Wednesday 16 January

Former Balliol Junior Research Fellow Tom Douglas has been awarded a European Research Council Consolidator Grant.

Monday 14 January

Former Career Development Fellow Ohad Kammar has received the Distinguished Paper Award at the Association for Computing Machinery’s annual Symposium on Principles of Programming Languages.

Wednesday 9 January

The College is deeply saddened to learn of the death of Paul Patrick Streeten (Balliol 1944, Tutorial Fellow in Economics 1948–1966, Professorial Fellow 1968–1978, Honorary Fellow from 1986) on 6 January 2019 at the age of 101.

Tuesday 8 January

DPhil student Barbara Souza has been awarded best poster prize at MOF 2018, an International Conference on Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs) and Open Framework Compounds.

Thursday 3 January

We warmly congratulate Balliol Old Members who have received awards in the New Year Honours List 2019.

Friday 14 December

On 13 December 2018 the Library held its annual Christmas quiz.

Thursday 6 December

Congratulations to Professor David Williams on being elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand.