Latest news from Balliol

Thursday 11 November

The Master and Fellows of Balliol College, Oxford, have elected the Right Honourable the Lord Rodger of Earlsferry PC FBA FRSE to serve as Visitor from 10 November 2010.

Friday 5 November

November 2010 marked the 50th year since Professor Denis Noble, Emeritus Fellow of Balliol, published a paper in the scientific journal Nature which laid the basis for the computer modelling of human organs.

Saturday 16 October

The Croquet Association’s highest award, the Council Medal, has been awarded to Dr Ian Plummer (1976) for services to croquet.

Thursday 14 October

Professor Peter Diamond, MIT and Balliol Visiting Fellow 1973, has won the 2010 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences.

Tuesday 12 October

The Master and Fellows regret to announce the death of His Excellency Doddridge Henry Newton Alleyne MA (Balliol 1952, and Honorary Fellow) on 8 October 2010, aged 82 years.

Saturday 11 September

The Rt Hon. Lord Bingham of Cornhill, MA Oxf, KG, PC, QC, FBA.

Friday 9 July

Professor Bill Morton (Fellow of Balliol 1984-8) has been awarded the London Mathematical Society’s De Morgan Medal. 

Wednesday 30 June

The Master and Fellows regret to announce the death of Eileen May Humphreys

Monday 21 June

The Master of Balliol, Andrew Graham, announces that he will stand down on 30th September 2011

Wednesday 16 June

John Wilson (Balliol 1975) of Walton Street Cycles has died.