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Oxford graduate's dating site gets swiped left

Oxford graduate's dating site gets swiped left

7th Jul 2015 by George Hames
Chivalrynotdead.com has faced allegations of sexism and hetero-normativity from Oxford feminists since launching...
Oxford MP backs campaign against child sexual exploitation

Oxford MP backs campaign against child sexual exploitation

5th Jul 2015 by Isabella Steel
Nicola Blackwood is backing the “Say Something” campaign developed by charities NGW Network and Missing People...
Oxford Professor creates Lego Hertford

Oxford Professor creates Lego Hertford

5th Jul 2015 by Marianna Spring
A 30,000+ lego brick model of Hertford College, created by an Oxford Professor, was on display at the university's...
Concern at No HeterOx ‘purge’ from Facebook group

Concern at No HeterOx ‘purge’ from Facebook group

2nd Jul 2015 by Cherwell News Team
Members of the No HeterOx Facebook group have been removed by its administrators after an official statement...
‘Cisgender’ added to the Oxford English Dictionary

‘Cisgender’ added to the Oxford English Dictionary

1st Jul 2015 by Hannah Foxton
Oxford English Dictionary has added the words ‘cisgender’ and ‘twerk’
Row over Pride London’s ‘corporatisation’ erupts

Row over Pride London’s ‘corporatisation’ erupts

30th Jun 2015 by David Lawton
Oxford University Student Union's LGBTQ campaign criticises Pride London for becoming “an advertising platform for...
Stagecoach bus driver accused of ignoring Muslim commuters

Stagecoach bus driver accused of ignoring Muslim commuters

29th Jun 2015 by Patrick Oisin Mulholland
A complaint has been made with the bus company Stagecoach Group regarding alleged discrimination on the number 10...
Quota for women professors announced

Quota for women professors announced

29th Jun 2015 by Jack Schofield
Oxford University has announced at least 30% of professorships and senior positions are to be filled by women
Legal threat forces Council to delay begging vote

Legal threat forces Council to delay begging vote

22nd Jun 2015 by Ellen Milligan
A civil rights organisation's threat of legal action has caused Oxford City Council to postpone their vote
Scholars choose not to toast Rhodes

Scholars choose not to toast Rhodes

22nd Jun 2015 by Isabelle Monteiro
2013 Class of Rhodes hailed as ‘making history’ by not toasting the colonist politician, Cecil Rhodes
Presidential candidate has Union membership suspended

Presidential candidate has Union membership suspended

21st Jun 2015 by Cherwell News Team
Union presidential candidate Zuleyka Shahin has been punished following an election tribunal
Univ JCR condemns dining society’s exclusivity

Univ JCR condemns dining society’s exclusivity

20th Jun 2015 by Cherwell News Team
Univ JCR hits out at the college’s ‘condoning’ of secret Shakespeare dining society
Open letter by Union ex-Treasurer alleges Union transphobia

Open letter by Union ex-Treasurer alleges Union transphobia

19th Jun 2015 by Cherwell News Team
Defeated Union Presidential candidate Zuleyka Shahin alleges racist and transphobic abuse, as well as 'smear...
Fire at Magdalen College School

Fire at Magdalen College School

16th Jun 2015 by Henry Shalders
St Hilda's college evacuated on Tuesday evening
Union candidates clash again over A$AP Rocky speaker event

Union candidates clash again over A$AP Rocky speaker event

16th Jun 2015 by Tom Hall
Controversy over who has the rights to host A$AP Rocky today pits Union rivals Shahin and Webber against one another...
Controversy as NUS affiliates with anti-Israeli BDS movement

Controversy as NUS affiliates with anti-Israeli BDS movement

14th Jun 2015 by Claire James
Oxford NUS delegate attacked for alleged ‘duplicity’ after voting for BDS at National Executive Committee
No confidence in former OUSU RO

No confidence in former OUSU RO

14th Jun 2015 by Tom Barrie
Former Returning Officer Alex Walker no conned by OUSU for alleged involvement in rigged election
Plush faces racism allegations

Plush faces racism allegations

13th Jun 2015 by Isabelle Monteiro
Student issues affidavit complaining about Plush staff's treatment of black student
Pembroke students slam LA Fitness advert's "sexism"

Pembroke students slam LA Fitness advert's "sexism"

13th Jun 2015 by Jack Schofield
Students complain over 'blatant display of sexism' in 'unhealthy' LA Fitness advert outside College
Webber wins Union election by over 600 votes

Webber wins Union election by over 600 votes

13th Jun 2015 by Cherwell News Team
Stuart Webber storms to victory with #STEP slate after unprecedented turnout
“Sexually perverse” nuns unearthed

“Sexually perverse” nuns unearthed

10th Jun 2015 by Alex Doody
Archaeologists find skeletons believed to be of disgraced nuns