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Blackwell's attacked for hosting 'sexist' Bond villain

Blackwell's attacked for hosting 'sexist' Bond villain

25th Apr 2015 by Zachary Spiro
OUSU Women’s Campaign objects to platform for Bond villain and author of ‘sustained rant against women’
No full time Trans Officer for NUS

No full time Trans Officer for NUS

25th Apr 2015 by Niamh McIntyre
A motion to create paid role fails to get necessary two-thirds majority at this year’s Conference
River bleeds Dark Blue

River bleeds Dark Blue

11th Apr 2015 by Stevan Boljevic, Henry Shalders, Annabel Hazlitt
Oxford sweeps the board in women's and men's boat races
St John's in £150,000 legal dispute over hawthorn hedge

St John's in £150,000 legal dispute over hawthorn hedge

9th Apr 2015 by Tom Hall
A 180-yard stretch of hedgerow in Warwickshire is the subject of an expensive dispute between a retired man and a...
Head of Oxford Careers Service defends tutorial comments

Head of Oxford Careers Service defends tutorial comments

8th Apr 2015 by George Hames
Jonathan Black clarifies his remarks about Oxford's tutorial system that he does not believe 'actually damages...
One injured and three arrested during EDL march in Oxford

One injured and three arrested during EDL march in Oxford

5th Apr 2015 by Claire James
Unite Against Fascism tried to counter English Defence League's protest against the handling of 'Muslim Grooming Gangs'
Union invites banned anti-Islam activist

Union invites banned anti-Islam activist

29th Mar 2015 by Luke Barratt
Robert Spencer, who is banned from entering the UK, has been invited to debate with Anjem Choudary whether...
Oxford Bursar says cost of a degree is “just not worth it"

Oxford Bursar says cost of a degree is “just not worth it"

28th Mar 2015 by Claire James
David Palfreyman argues that some university degrees are not worth their tuition fees, although Oxford students have...
Olivia Merrett announced as Union President

Olivia Merrett announced as Union President

27th Mar 2015 by Cherwell News Team
Following Roberto Weeden-Sanz and Antonia Trent's resignations, Olivia Merrett and Zuleyka Shahin have taken on...
Oxford Union invites Anjem Choudary to debate radicalism

Oxford Union invites Anjem Choudary to debate radicalism

25th Mar 2015 by Marianna Spring
Islamist preacher has been asked to discuss whether 'radicalism is born at home', despite his arrest in September
Vice-Chancellor named next President of NYU

Vice-Chancellor named next President of NYU

19th Mar 2015 by Tom Robinson
Vice-Chancellor Andrew Hamilton has been named as the 16th President of New York University
Union in leadership crisis

Union in leadership crisis

17th Mar 2015 by Tom Hall
Positions of President and Treasurer left vacant after Senior Disciplinary Committee ruling
Ruskin cuts Women’s Studies MA

Ruskin cuts Women’s Studies MA

16th Mar 2015 by George Hames
Ruskin College has confirmed that it is to close the course for financial reasons, despite online pressure
University building occupied by pro-divestment protesters

University building occupied by pro-divestment protesters

16th Mar 2015 by Tom Hall
The Clarendon Building on Broad Street has been occupied by Oxford alumni protesting the University's postponement...
Vincent's Club to remain all-male establishment

Vincent's Club to remain all-male establishment

13th Mar 2015 by Niamh McIntyre
Vincent's Club, a society dominated by male Oxford Blues, will remain all-male after failing to reach the two-thirds...
Postal vote to remove top floor of Castle Mill fails

Postal vote to remove top floor of Castle Mill fails

10th Mar 2015 by Suzie Marshall
The top floor of Castle Mill will not be removed, after Congregation votes overwhelmingly against this option...
Anti-BDS motion rejected at OUSU Council meeting

Anti-BDS motion rejected at OUSU Council meeting

6th Mar 2015 by Tom Carter
NUS delegates will have a free vote on BDS at NUS Conference
Students organise Queer kiss-in in Cellar

Students organise Queer kiss-in in Cellar

6th Mar 2015 by Suzie Marshall
Event is a response to last week’s homophobic abuse in the club
Motion to open up discussion of reading weeks passes

Motion to open up discussion of reading weeks passes

6th Mar 2015 by Charlotte Molony
OUSU Council passed a motion on Wednesday 4th March to include support of reading weeks in the OUSU Education Vision
“Many errors” in Oxford child abuse case

“Many errors” in Oxford child abuse case

6th Mar 2015 by Marianna Spring
Oxfordshire child sexual exploitation “could have been identified and prevented earlier” by authorities
Oxford Guild announces Kanye West as speaker

Oxford Guild announces Kanye West as speaker

1st Mar 2015 by Luke Barratt
West is to speak at the Oxford University Museum of Natural History