Latest news from Balliol
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.
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.
We warmly congratulate Balliol Old Members who have received awards in the New Year Honours List 2019.
On 13 December 2018 the Library held its annual Christmas quiz.
Congratulations to second-year Engineering Science undergraduate Arman Karshenas on winning Best Therapeutics Project award and a gold medal with an Oxford team in the International Genetically Engineered Machine competition.
We are very proud that two Balliol early career Fellows have been appointed University Research Fellows at the Royal Society.
Nick Trefethen (Professor of Numerical Analysis and Professorial Fellow) is to be awarded honorary degrees by the University of Fribourg and the University of Stellenbosch.
At a Service of Reconciliation in Chapel for Remembrance Sunday on 11 November 2018, Balliol commemorated the centenary of the Armistice.
Professor Bruce Chapman (Oliver Smithies Lecturer and Visiting Fellow) will give these Oliver Smithies Lectures: ’Normativity and Rationality in Economic Analysis of Law: Two Critiques’.
Dr Vicky Neale (Whitehead Lecturer in Mathematics and Supernumerary Fellow) has won a Suffrage Science award.