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Hertford pushes for Living Wage accreditation

Hertford pushes for Living Wage accreditation

13th Jun 2014 by Alex Stronell
Hertford JCR has sent an open letter in support of the college gaining accreditation to Principal Will Hutton, who...
Exeter votes to scrap catering charge

Exeter votes to scrap catering charge

10th Jun 2014 by Tom Hall
Survey of Exeter students finds over 80% in favour of option that removes catering charge altogether, despite rent...
Investigation: Bursaries and Hardship Grants

Investigation: Bursaries and Hardship Grants

9th Jun 2014 by Samuele Volpe, Jessica Hao
C+ investigates the assistance available to students who find themselves with money-worries in Oxford, and finds out...
Summer Eights 2014

Summer Eights 2014

9th Jun 2014 by Esther Hodges, Charlie Atkins
Cherwell interviews rowers and spectators at the last day of Summer Eights 2014
Peaceful vigil outside the Union

Peaceful vigil outside the Union

8th Jun 2014 by Rosie Petersen, Zabrina Lo, Lily Taylor
Cherwell reports on a peaceful vigil which took place outside the Union last week, entitled 'Take every rape...
Corpus Tortoise 2014

Corpus Tortoise 2014

6th Jun 2014 by Fatima Fekaiki Al-Kassab, Charlie Atkins
Cherwell joined the crowds at this year's eagerly awaited Corpus Tortoise race, speaking to students and...
Equalities Officer criticises Stuart Hall omission

Equalities Officer criticises Stuart Hall omission

5th Jun 2014 by Ellen Brewster
University criticised after declining to mention the death of almunus Stuart Hall in media bulletin
Worcester victorious at Corpus Tortoise race

Worcester victorious at Corpus Tortoise race

5th Jun 2014 by Charlie Atkins
Tortoises storm to victory at race held in aid of OUSU's Mind Your Head campaign
Petting zoo for Pembroke and Christ Church students

Petting zoo for Pembroke and Christ Church students

5th Jun 2014 by Stan Lalanne
Students enjoy a day of furry and non-furry fun to ease finalists' nerves during exams
Hertford MCR and JCR Presidents living rent free

Hertford MCR and JCR Presidents living rent free

5th Jun 2014 by James Rhodes
An ongoing debate at Hertford over the provision of free rooms to the MCR and JCR presidents has generated discussion
Trashing supplies website trashes its criticism

Trashing supplies website trashes its criticism

5th Jun 2014 by Esther Hodges, Tom Hall
Team behind student-run website trashing.me defend 'symbolic and integral practice' of trashing after exams
50% of charitable uni donations go to Oxbridge

50% of charitable uni donations go to Oxbridge

5th Jun 2014 by Dorothy Finan
Ross-CASE Survey results show that Oxford and Cambridge receive £357 million in donations, more than half of the...
Exeter offers catering charge concessions

Exeter offers catering charge concessions

2nd Jun 2014 by Tom Hall
Governing Body outlines alternative options to £840 catering charge after student campaign and hall boycott last...
Students and residents unite in fossil fuel divestment rally

Students and residents unite in fossil fuel divestment rally

31st May 2014 by Tom Hall
Organisations including Oxford University Fossil Free and People & Planet have joined forces in a rally to raise...
Hertford JCR votes to subsidise Mooncups

Hertford JCR votes to subsidise Mooncups

30th May 2014 by Esther Hodges
Hertford JCR has voted to subsidise the purchase of sustainable feminine hygiene products Mooncups by members
New College considers scrapping Human Sciences

New College considers scrapping Human Sciences

30th May 2014 by Georgia Latham
New College JCR challenges governing body's proposal to stop offering Human Sciences
Support grows for fossil fuels divestment campaign

Support grows for fossil fuels divestment campaign

30th May 2014 by Robert Walmsley
More JCRs voice support for 'Fossil Free' ahead of a divestment rally this weekend
Christ Church students face eviction during ball

Christ Church students face eviction during ball

30th May 2014 by Tom Calver
Christ Church JCR has protested against the college's decision to move students, including finalists, out of their...
Colleges serving Halal meat without labelling it

Colleges serving Halal meat without labelling it

22nd May 2014 by Tom Calver
Some Oxford colleges have been serving Halal meat without first disclosing this to students
Burglary at Christ Church accomodation

Burglary at Christ Church accomodation

22nd May 2014 by Megan Gibbons
A suspect has been arrested after items were stolen from a Christ Church Student's room
Serious breakout of mumps at Brasenose

Serious breakout of mumps at Brasenose

22nd May 2014 by Jack Doyle
Students have criticised the way a breakout of mumps at Brasenose has dealt with by the college and JCR