The Burgon Society
Hood of the Month
Every month, Hood of the Month presents a different hood from the Society's Wardrobe or elsewhere.2016: May (FIBiol); Jun (Leicester PhD); Jul (RAU BSc); Aug (Glasgow MA); Sep (St Andrews DLitt); Oct (US PhD/DD); Nov (Acadia DMin); Dec (UEA MA)
2017: Jan (Aston BSc); Feb (Malta PhD); Mar (Wales MA); Apr (FTTS); May (London MD); June (MCollH/MCCEd); July (Derby MA); Aug (Lambeth STh); Sep (Nottingham BA); Oct (Simon Fraser BA); Nov (Cambridge LLB); Dec (York PGDip)
2018: Jan (NUA BA); Feb (Cambridge ScD); Mar (NUI MA); Apr (LSE PGDip); May (Sts Peter & Paul); Jun (Liverpool PhD); Jul (LLSM); Aug (FPhS); Sep (Keele BEd); Oct (Bucks New MA)
August 2018 : Fellow, Philosophical Society of England (FPhS)
Institution : The Philosophical Society of England
Award : Fellow (FPhS)
Description : Dark green, lined and bound blue shot green.
Shape : 'Full or simple'
This society has used a number of hoods over its somewhat chequered existence. This one, dark green lined and bound blue shot green (Wales Arts silk) was in use from 1948 until the 1980s: the exact shape was never specified beyond 'full shape': this one is made in Oxford full [f5]. The Society no longer awards an examined Fellowship or hood.
Text by Nicholas Groves, FBS