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Activists’ conference deemed success despite eviction

Activists’ conference deemed success despite eviction

18th Oct 2014 by Lucy Valsamidis
“House of the Commons” conference continues after activists forced to leave Old Power Station
Confusion at OUSU over Free Education vote

Confusion at OUSU over Free Education vote

17th Oct 2014 by Robert Walmsley
OUSU Council commits £200 to subsidise transportation to London Free Education demonstration
Student outcry over Immigration Removal Centre expansion

Student outcry over Immigration Removal Centre expansion

12th Oct 2014 by Georgia Latham
Campsfield House announces plans to expand from 276 to around 600 beds
The week ahead – 1st Week preview

The week ahead – 1st Week preview

12th Oct 2014 by Stan Lalanne, Rose Sykes
Cherwell looks at a selection of events happening in Oxford during 1st week (12th October to 18th October inclusive)
Oxford researchers discover origins of HIV/AIDS epidemic

Oxford researchers discover origins of HIV/AIDS epidemic

10th Oct 2014 by Stan Lalanne
According to research by Oxford academics the HIV/AIDS epidemic almost certainly originated in 1920s Congo and was...
Gender-neutral title thrown into the Mx

Gender-neutral title thrown into the Mx

10th Oct 2014 by Alex Stronell
Gender-neutral title ‘Mx’ now an option for staff and students on University records
Attacker to stand trial for nightclub assault

Attacker to stand trial for nightclub assault

10th Oct 2014 by Emilia Belli
A man who sexually assaulted and punched an Oxford student in March has been released on bail
Oxford study finds best way to treat social anxiety

Oxford study finds best way to treat social anxiety

10th Oct 2014 by Shannon Britton
Research by University academics has found that psychological intervention is more effective for treating social...
Consent top of OUSU's agenda for freshers' week

Consent top of OUSU's agenda for freshers' week

8th Oct 2014 by Ellen O'Neill
Student response is mixed as OUSU orders 2000 'Got Consent?' condoms
Hong Kong students unite behind pro-democracy protesters

Hong Kong students unite behind pro-democracy protesters

8th Oct 2014 by Thea Slotover
Students release ‘Who has yet to speak’ music video, shot in both Oxford and Hong Kong
Hamilton: visa controls 'harmful'

Hamilton: visa controls 'harmful'

8th Oct 2014 by Luke Barratt
VC criticizes the effect of new immigration policy on international students
Activists occupy University buildings

Activists occupy University buildings

8th Oct 2014 by Charlie Atkins
Squatters have occupied the Old Power Station in Osney in order to hold a housing 'conference'
The week ahead - 0th Week preview

The week ahead - 0th Week preview

5th Oct 2014 by Stan Lalanne
Cherwell looks at a selection of events happening in Oxford during 0th week. (5th October to 11th October)
Amelia Hamer removed as Oxford Student Editor

Amelia Hamer removed as Oxford Student Editor

24th Sep 2014 by Helen Thomas
Amelia Hamer, Editor of the Oxford Student, has been fired by the OUSU OSSL board
University and OUSU move to tackle sexual harassment

University and OUSU move to tackle sexual harassment

23rd Sep 2014 by Tom Calver
20 colleges will run compulsory workshops in freshers’ week, while a revised harassment policy will make “more...
Hertford hall now decorated solely by portraits of women

Hertford hall now decorated solely by portraits of women

23rd Sep 2014 by Alex Stronell
Commemorating the 40th anniversary of co-education, Hertford College will hang women's portraits for one year
Oxford City Council divests from fossil fuels

Oxford City Council divests from fossil fuels

22nd Sep 2014 by Luke Barratt
Council prompted to action by a powerful online campaign
‘A third of young women have been groped,’ finds NUS study

‘A third of young women have been groped,’ finds NUS study

17th Sep 2014 by Stan Lalanne
An NUS study into sexual harassment has found it to be pervasive throughout British universities
Oxford film wins big at Portobello festival

Oxford film wins big at Portobello festival

17th Sep 2014 by Tom Calver
Alexander Darby’s The Wishing Horse scoops £1,000 prize for Best London Film
Oxford tweeters third politest in UK

Oxford tweeters third politest in UK

11th Sep 2014 by Stan Lalanne
Tweeters from Oxford are the third politest in the UK, based on the percentage of tweets containing swearing
Labour hold Carfax ward in controversial by-election

Labour hold Carfax ward in controversial by-election

8th Sep 2014 by Stan Lalanne
Labour hold the student-dominated ward, but opponents say election was 'against spirit of democracy'