Durham University

Department of Classics and Ancient History


Congratulations to Kathryn Stevens and to Justine T. Wolfenden

(6 March 2019)

Congratulation to Kathryn Stevens and to J. T. Wolfenden who have both been nominated as Durham Women Making a Difference as part of the University’s celebrations for International Women’s Day 2019. This is the second consecutive year in which J. T. has been nominated.

Nominations are anonymous but Kathryn and Justine were nominated because they were felt to have a made a difference to the lives of their students, colleagues, and to the wider community. Kathryn’s nomination opened by saying that ‘Kathryn is one of the most inspirational members in a department studded with greatness.’ J.T.’s ran ‘Justine is an outstanding and hugely inspiring tutor who goes above and beyond the call of duty in encouraging and supporting her students and colleagues, both within the department of Classics and outside it.’ You can read the full nominations here.

As this is a celebration and not a competition, there is no outright winner but nominees are invited to a celebration lunch at Hotel Indigo later in March.