Archive for the ‘life itself’ Category

DPhil graduation ceremony!

Saturday, June 13th, 2009

When you are awarded your doctorate, rather than having crossed any finishing line, you are given your number and water bottle, and are allowed to stand at the starting line and run the race.


Byzantium 330-1453

Sunday, March 22nd, 2009

A long time due reunion with Manuel and Samuel. We met in London to visit the ‘Byzantium 330-1453′ exhibition featured by the Royal Academy of Arts.

Byzantium 330-1453


Thesis viva

Monday, December 1st, 2008

After 5 1/2 years I have successfully defended my thesis at the Engineering Department, University of Oxford. Celebrations ensued with many good friends.

Viva drinks, Duke of Cambridge


PaperLeaf at the Farmers' Market

Saturday, November 22nd, 2008

Kate set up a stall of PaperLeaf at the Farmers’ Market.

Kate's PaperLeaf stall at the Farmers' Market


PaperLeaf: Kate's cards

Tuesday, November 18th, 2008

PaperLeaf is Kate Hibbs’ venture in stationery crafting. She sells her handmade cards, wedding invitations and notebooks made from academic papers in Etsy.

Kate Hibbs' handmade stationery


Yves, Olivia, Eva, Barcelona

Saturday, November 15th, 2008

Madrid – Visit to Universidad Carlos III, Leganés

Wednesday, November 12th, 2008

Madrid – Mar, César, Beatriz and mom's birthday

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008

Madrid – Puerta de Alcalá, Retiro, Castellana and María

Monday, November 10th, 2008

Wedding of Nadia and Goran

Saturday, October 25th, 2008