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Meeting Minds: Five @ Fifty: looking to the future

In 1974, Brasenose, Hertford, Jesus, St Catherine’s, and Wadham became the first five traditionally male colleges to admit female students. As part of the Meeting Minds celebration, the five Colleges will come together to mark this milestone.

In this panel discussion, alumni from the colleges, along with Vice Chancellor Professor Irene Tracey, come together to celebrate what has been achieved over the last 50 years, and consider the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

Our Catz panellist:

Lisa Roberts KC
Barrister, Lincoln House Chambers Manchester and 6 Pump Court London
Lisa Roberts KC (1988, English) took silk nearly ten years ago and from 2020-2022 was Leader of the Northern Circuit in charge of all 1500 barristers in the Northwest. She became a Bencher of Lincoln’s Inn in 2020 and is the Inn’s senior representative for the Northern Circuit. Lisa specialises in environmental law, health and safety and professional discipline. She has a national reputation for Inquiry work and is widely-respected for her work on behalf of the water industry.

Book your place here.

Date

21 September, 2024

Time

12:30-1.30pm

Venue

The Mathematics Institute

Dress Code

Smart casual

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