Current Affairs

Editorial: Russell Group University Papers for No-Detriment Policy

As the editors of Russell Group student newspapers, we are writing collectively to request a reversal of the Russell Group’s statement, 7 January 2020, ‘on ensuring fair assessment and protecting the integrity of degrees.’ As editors, not only are we students or recent students ourselves but we are also in constant contact with the students at Read More…

Current Affairs

Editorial: Oxford must adopt a no-detriment policy for this year’s finalists

It is an understatement to say that we are living in extraordinary times. Last March, the UK, along with the rest of the world, came to a grinding halt at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic as we tried to cope with a crisis that was entirely without precedent. The Prime Minister told us then Read More…

Resources

Journalism Live Event: Hadley Freeman & Andrew Billen

Sign-up link: https://forms.gle/se5WhxDKQw9mNCTC6 In a rare Times/Guardian collaboration, Guardian star columnist and interviewer Hadley Freeman and Times feature writer and interviewer Andrew Billen are joining us for our GRAND FINALE: our very last event of Trinity 2020 on Wednesday 5th Week, 5pm. Hadley Freeman, an alumna of St Annes College, Oxford, and writes a Weekend Read More…

Culture

Students Push Prospect 100 to New Heights

Youth-led organisation Prospect 100 launches global competition for new music. Student contributors, including Oxford’s own Darcy Dixon, passionately project the opportunity for young people to take part and submit entries via https://t.e2ma.net/click/7n6hbc/b3cwno/f26xti. Two St Peter’s students, Darcy Dixon and Dillon Somia have been closely involved in the call for new young talent, offering students from a Read More…

Lifestyle

Photo story: alpacas at Trinity

Hosted by Trinity College, and organised by Oxford Guild Business Society, the hugely popular petting session brought a smile and a selfie to a chilly afternoon. The alpaca petting session was organised to lift low midwinter mid-term blues for Oxford University undergraduates and staff. Alpacas from SimplyAlpaca of Worcester.

Current Affairs

Photo story: Larry Sanders comes to Oxford

Larry Sanders and Billy Bragg make appearances at the Bernie Sanders Election Rally at Oxford University. Helping his brother along Larry Sanders attends Super Sunday election rally for Bernie Sanders 2020 Campaign, held at the Clarendon Building, Oxford. Promoting the registration and vote of US Democrats abroad, which are up to 4 times more valuable in their college and caucus voting system.