St John's College Alumni eNewsletter - February 2024

College and Alumni News for February 2024

TW has landed!

The 2023 edition of TW magazine has landed. You can read all about the College's news throughout the year, including a deep dive into the restoration of the library and its link through to the Study Centre (opened in 2019) and news from fellow alumni. 

If you would like to share your news for the 2024 edition please email us.

Read TW 2023

College News

Professor Stephen Mitchell FBA

The College is sad to announce the death of Professor Stephen Mitchell FBA (1966, Literae Humaniores). Professor Mitchell was elected Honorary Fellow of the College in 2018 in recognition of his major contributions to the study of ancient history. 

Access update: Hilary 2024

The Access and Outreach team share a winter update on their work this term. A new academic year sees the beginning of another busy admissions cycle, and the team have been hard at work welcoming hundreds of budding applicants!

Alumni News

Sydney Alumni Event

All St John's alumni are welcome to join Professor Mimi Zou (2011, DPhil Law) in Sydney on Saturday 6 April 2024 at Mosman Rowers. To register your interest in attending please email Mimi​. 

Save the Date: Founder's 2024

The annual Founder's Lecture will be held on Thursday 9 May 2024. This year's lecture will be given by Catherine Mallyon (1981, Modern History), Honorary Fellow and former Chief Executive of the Royal Shakespeare Company.

Alumni Events

Holdsworth Society Dinner

Friday 8 March 2024

Gaudy 1981-1982

Friday 15 March 2024

Gaudy 1994-1995

Friday 22 March 2024

Professor Carolyne Larrington's Retirement Dinner

Friday 5 April 2024

Sydney Alumni Event

Saturday 6 April 2024

Founder's Lecture 2024 - SAVE THE DATE

Thursday 9 May 2024

Gaudy 2010-2011

Friday 21 June 2024

Gaudy 2014-2015

Friday 28 June 2024

President's Lunch - CHANGE OF DATE

Wednesday 9 July 2024 

Alumni Publications

Miles Kellerman (2013, International Relations) and Jack Seddon (2010, International Relations)

Into the ether or the state? Legibility theory and the cryptocurrency markets (Cambridge University Press, 2024)

Alumni Guest Room Bookings

Alumni can check availability, book and pay for rooms within Alumni House online. The booking system can be found on the Alumni Benefits page of our website.

To make a booking, you will need to enter a promotional code to identify yourself as an alumnus/a and this can be found in the monthly e-newsletter.

Please click here to find answers to frequently asked questions, along with further details about the Alumni Guest Rooms.