The history and evolution of Green College and Green Templeton College

Celebrating 40 years since the founding of Green College

Sunday 22 September 2019   09:30 to 12:45

Location:

EP Abraham Lecture Theatre, Green Templeton College

Green Templeton College will celebrate 40 years since the founding of Green College during the annual Meeting Minds in Oxford weekend for alumni, which takes place from 20 to 22 September 2019.

On Sunday 22 September, a series of talks about the history and evolution of Green College and Green Templeton College will take place, hosted by Emeritus Fellow Professor John Sear.

Speakers include:


TimeEventSpeaker

09:00

Coffee, tea and biscuits

09:30

Welcome

John Sear (chair)

09:40

1972-1983: First ideas for Radcliffe College et seq

Clive Hahn

Richard Peto

10:05

1983-1989; 1989-1990

Gerald Myatt

John Sear

10:30

Student days at Green College

Laurence Leaver

10:40

1990-1997

Crispin Tickell

10:50

The Gardens

Michael Pirie

11:00

BREAK

11:30

1998-2006; 2006-2008

Mary McMenamin

Colin Bundy

11:55

Today and tomorrow

Denise Lievesley

12:10

'Death in old age is inevitable, death before old age is not' (Richard Doll)

Sarah Lewington

These talks are now fully booked. If would you still like to attend or for more information, please contact naomi.benson@gtc.ox.ac.uk.

As part of the celebrations to mark 40 years since the founding of Green College, Green Templeton will also host an evening event on Friday 20 September featuring guest speakers including Emeritus Fellow Professor Sir Muir Gray. Find out more about the evening event here.

On Saturday 21 September, there will be two sessions hosted by Green Templeton as part of Meeting Minds in Oxford: Sir William Osler’s legacy to medicine and a tour of the gardens and history of college. Find out more about these sessions here. 

Your memories

As part of the celebrations we are collecting memories from former fellows, students, and others associated with Green and Green Templeton College. If you have reflections you would like to share, please send us your pictures or written contributions (no minimum to maximum 1,000 words). If you have any questions or suggestions please don’t hesitate to get in touch with the alumni team.

Location
EP Abraham Lecture Theatre
Green Templeton College
43 Woodstock Road
Oxford
OX2 6HG

Type: Alumni, Lectures and Seminars