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Is the student loan sell-off an issue for students?

Is the student loan sell-off an issue for students?

23rd Jul 2014 by Robert Walmsley, Charlie Atkins
Following the announcement by Vince Cable that the Lib Dems will no longer support the sale of £12 billion worth...
Study investigates paranoia among cannabis users

Study investigates paranoia among cannabis users

23rd Jul 2014 by Tom Calver
Research by Oxford scientists proves why users of the drug suffer short-term paranoia
Open letter criticises London Student closure

Open letter criticises London Student closure

16th Jul 2014 by Robert Walmsley
A group of journalists have written an open letter asking the University of London to reconsider its decision to...
From Bridge to Berghain

From Bridge to Berghain

16th Jul 2014 by Sara Semic
Sara Semic looks back on her short trip to Amsterdam and Berlin with fondness, and faulty ear drums
'Free Palestine' protest held in Oxford

'Free Palestine' protest held in Oxford

15th Jul 2014 by Robert Walmsley
Around 200 protestors marched through Oxford on Monday in 'Free Palestine' protest
Should alleged rapists be given anonymity until charged?

Should alleged rapists be given anonymity until charged?

3rd Jul 2014 by Nick Mutch, Niamh McIntyre
Nick Mutch and Niamh McIntyre discuss the consequences of a potential move towards greater anonymity for those...
Oxford second in adult toys league table

Oxford second in adult toys league table

30th Jun 2014 by Tom Calver
New survey shows slight drop in spending on adult toys by Oxford students but there's still a strong showing from...
Oxford cricket side take "impossible" Varsity victory

Oxford cricket side take "impossible" Varsity victory

21st Jun 2014 by Andrew Lindsay
Andrew Lindsay talks us through the action from the Varsity cricket match at Lords
Union President will not be charged

Union President will not be charged

18th Jun 2014 by Cherwell News Team
The Police and the Crown Prosecution Service say they will be taking no further action against Ben Sullivan
Lisa Wehden wins Union presidency

Lisa Wehden wins Union presidency

14th Jun 2014 by Tom Hall
Wehden beats Sunny Jain and Chris Frost to Presidency amidst low voter turnout and ballot problems
University in £10 million IT system overspend

University in £10 million IT system overspend

13th Jun 2014 by Alex Stronell
Academics criticise mismanagement of budget 'blunder' amidst oversight committee response
University to update harassment policy following OUSU talks

University to update harassment policy following OUSU talks

7th Jun 2014 by Tom Hall
Pro-Vice Chancellor for Education confirms that harassment policy will be updated to include sexual violence...
Cherwell live tweet the #OxfordUnionVigil

Cherwell live tweet the #OxfordUnionVigil

5th Jun 2014 by Jack Doyle
Over 100 people gather outside the Oxford Union in a vigil to protest the 'casual response' to rape allegations...
Investigation: Fines and punishment in Oxford

Investigation: Fines and punishment in Oxford

30th May 2014 by Samuele Volpe
This week's C+ investigation tackles the emotive issue of fines, should students be forced to pay for indiscipline?
OXCSSA accused of being undemocratic

OXCSSA accused of being undemocratic

30th May 2014 by Stan Lalanne
Anonymous whistleblower criticises society for lack of democracy, in potential violation of University rules on...
Students wear white ribbons in support of anti-violence

Students wear white ribbons in support of anti-violence

29th May 2014 by Ella Richards
Students have been wearing white ribbons this week in support of the campaign to end violence against women
Cherwell live tweet the #UnionNoCon debate

Cherwell live tweet the #UnionNoCon debate

29th May 2014 by Robert Walmsley
The Oxford Union is debating a No Confidence motion against President Ben Sullivan tonight
Oxford Union Standing Committee Member resigns

Oxford Union Standing Committee Member resigns

29th May 2014 by Cherwell News Team
Anna Bazley, a member of Standing Committee, resigned on Thursday morning due to 'irreconcilable conflict in...
Union speaker calls OUSU's Sarah Pine "intimidating"

Union speaker calls OUSU's Sarah Pine "intimidating"

28th May 2014 by Jack Doyle
Jennifer Perry, who spoke at the Oxford Union on Tuesday afternoon, has condemned the campaign for speakers to...
Union President writes open letter to speakers

Union President writes open letter to speakers

26th May 2014 by Ella Richards
Ben Sullivan has sent an open letter to all upcoming Union speakers encouraging them to attend
OUSU Returning Officer resigns over NUS controversy

OUSU Returning Officer resigns over NUS controversy

26th May 2014 by Megan Gibbons
The OUSU Returning Officer, Alexander Walker, has resigned after the recent controversy over the NUS referendum