Jane Newsome was part of the first intake of women at John’s in 1973. Here is her story.
We continue our We Met at John’s series with Richard and Anne Child, an alumni couple who attended John’s from 1974 to 1977!
We continue our We Met at John’s series with a spotlight on Oliver and Joanna Robbins, who were at John’s together from 2018 to 2022, and got married in August! This article is written by Oliver himself.
We begin our We Met at John’s series with a spotlight on Hannah Buisman and Zack Schaap, an alumni couple who were at John’s from 2016 to 2020!
We are delighted to share the news that John’s alumnus Georg Dalitz (Law Masters 2018-19) has made a significant donation to St John’s College Boat Club for professional coaching for both the men’s and women’s squads, and two annual coaching bursaries for SJCBC members who have shown a keen interest in coaching.
Principal David Wilkinson updates our alumni on the events and successes of the last month.
St John’s College student James Adams wasn’t in the vicinity of Durham Prison to witness the actual escape of John McVicar in October 1968. But he did witness its immediate aftermath as he was stopped twice by police in North and South Bailey as he made his way from his digs to morning breakfast at St John’s.
Peter Britton is an example of the success of John’s alumni, with a long successful career as a history consultant and history education software producer. Having studied at John’s for his undergraduate degree in 1971-1974, and at the Graduate Society (now known as Ustinov College) in 1976-1977, he is now a visiting fellow at the College.
By Vicki Field Combined Social Sciences (‘95-‘98) “So, what do you want to be when…
Second year student, Lucy, reflects on Leech Hall as we celebrate its 35 year anniversary.