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Oxford University sets out COVID assessment changes

Following vigorous lobbying from students and the Sabbatical Officers of the Student Union, Oxford University has announced that, in consideration of the difficulties students continue to face during the pandemic, they will adopt several principles to support a fairer assessment process. The Oxford SU Sabbatical Officers, who advocated for changes through the Fair Outcomes for Read More…


The fight continues for Iranian American student activist Yasaman Hakami

“I place not only my identity, but my emotional vulnerability on the line for my people time and time again.”

Yasaman Hakami, an undergraduate sociology major studying law & society at UC Davis, shares her experiences as a community organiser and civil rights activist.

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Balliol joins the divestment drive

Balliol students have taken a stand on the sustainability of the college’s investment, pushing the College to reduce its endowment’s involvement fossil fuel exposure (FFE) “as far and as fast as is practicable”. With socially responsible investment practices more critical than ever, this is a positive step forward for Balliol which may kick-start a precedent Read More…