BLOG 2018


Canterbury Christ Church University hold regular public lectures at the Old Sessions House theatre, based on the North Holmes Road campus in the heart of the town centre. This evening Ruth Hunt was holding a talk on her research and campaigns...
Ruth Hunt is the Chief Executive of Stonewall. Ruth was appointed in August 2014, having worked in senior positions in the organisation since 2011. She has successfully led the development of Stonewall’s groundbreaking policy, campaigns and research outputs, including its work to tackle homophobic bullying in schools, effective interventions to improve the health of lesbian, gay and bisexual people and Stonewall’s acclaimed leadership development programmes.

Since taking on the leadership, Ruth has committed to bringing Stonewall even deeper into communities, engaging with groups from different ethnicities, religions and geographies – both in the UK and abroad. Her talk was passionate, humorous and to th point on all of the areas that she has campaigned for over the years.

The public lecture photography will be used by Christ Church University to promote the lectures and Stonewall's work, these will appear online across different social media platforms.