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Book Reviews

There Your Heart Will Be: Essays in Faith and Literature In this series of essays published by Newbold Academic Press, Christian literary scholar Dr Gordon Leah invites us to examine our own faith through the vehicle of literature. His meditative insights will have his readers exploring even further a variety of works by such diverse writers and thinkers as, for example, Kenneth Grahame, W.G. Sebald, Franz Kafka, Friedrich Dürrenmatt, Elie Wiesel, Graham Greene, Peter Hobbs, Thomas Hardy, Cormac McCarthy, Marilynne Robinson, Georges Bernanos and Evelyn Waugh. I first met Gordon professionally in the summer of 1989, when we were both senior examiners [...]

Newbold Celebrates 30 Years of Business Graduates

Students, staff, and special guests gathered at a special ceremony in November 2016 to dedicate newly renovated classrooms used primarily by Newbold’s Business classes, and to celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of the first graduates from the College’s Business programme. The almost-300 students who have graduated from the School of Business were recognised, in addition to the some 2,800 students who have taken at least one Business module at Newbold. The work was made possible thanks to a series of generous donations to the Newbold College Business Student Alumni Society’s student scholarship fund, made in recognition of and appreciation for the “tireless work [...]