Somerville College was named in honour of Mary Somerville, the self-taught Scottish mathematician and scientist who was also much involved in the women's suffrage movement and the education of women.
Famous members include Eleanor Rathbone, the first graduate to become an MP, Margaret Thatcher, Dorothy Sayers, Indira Gandhi, Shirley Williams, Dorothy Hodgkin, the distinguished chemist and Nobel Prize, winner.
VIRTUAL CONFERENCE 7-9 DECEMBER
Week of 22nd-26th March (exact dates to be determined)
"Many thanks for an amazing experience."
"The experience far exceeded my expectation."
"I found all the presentations very interesting. It was a great opportunity to hear different perspectives on women's issues. The discussion after my presentation was very enriching and I will take it into account in my further research."