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Gown victory over town for GTC table tennis player
Congratulations to Seonsam Na (DPhil Medical Anthropology) who led the Oxford Men's table tennis team to victory in the 2014 Town v Gown challenge earlier this week.
It was the first time in six years that the Men's 1st team has claimed the trophy over the Town, winning by a score of 7-3.
Friday, 07 March 2014
GTC appoints Robert Turner Research Associates
Dr Kariem Ezzat Ahmed and Dr Jyothis George have been appointed Robert Turner Research Associates at Green Templeton College.
Friday, 07 March 2014
Behaving badly? Corruption in higher education
As reputation becomes ever more important to universities, higher education institutions should be on the cutting edge of reducing corruption, with a view to eliminating it.
Thursday, 06 March 2014
‘Tyranny of the Normal' lecture series podcasts available for download
Podcasts of three lectures in the recent Green Templeton Tyranny of the Normal lecture series are now available to download from the College website.
The Green Templeton Lectures 2014 welcomed four prominent experts in their fields to explore the notion of ‘normality’ or conformity to certain parameters of behaviour and appearance.
Wednesday, 05 March 2014
Dr Sian Rees appointed Director of Oxford Health Experiences Institute
Dr Sian Rees has been appointed Director of the Oxford Health Experiences Institute (HEXI).
A joint initiative between Green Templeton College and Oxford University's Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, HEXI is a unique, interdisciplinary research institute dedicated to the understanding of experiences of health, illness and healthcare, and it aims to use this understanding to transform care by influencing healthcare policy, practice and education.
Monday, 03 March 2014
GTC Principal is keynote speaker at Guardian University Forum 2014
UK universities are being buffeted by "feverish" contradictory claims that, on the one hand, they cannot survive the present turbulent economic times and, on the other, that they can fix all the country's problems, Professor Sir David Watson, GTC Principal argued at a Guardian newspaper conference today, Wednesday 26 February 2014.
Wednesday, 26 February 2014
GTC fellow tells the story of hormones in BBC Four documentary
The fascinating story of hormones - the well-known but little understood chemicals that govern our bodies - is told by Green Templeton Emeritus Fellow Dr John Wass in a BBC Four documentary to be broadcast on Wednesday 26 February at 9pm.
Tuesday, 25 February 2014
Green Templeton College opens the Choudhrie Library
The main reading room in Green Templeton's new Library and Learning Resources Centre has been named The Choudhrie Library in recognition of the generous and continued support of the Choudhrie family for the College and its activities.
Friday, 21 February 2014
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