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OOTB charity single gets Shakira seal of approval

OOTB charity single gets Shakira seal of approval

24th Jul 2014 by Alex Stronell
Out of the Blue’s charity single, ‘Hips Don’t Lie,’ plugged by Shakira
Christ Church newlyweds achieve internet fame

Christ Church newlyweds achieve internet fame

4th Jul 2014 by Tom Calver
Honeymoon photo receives over 10,000 likes after “shotgun” wedding
Sultan's honorary doctorate upheld despite objections

Sultan's honorary doctorate upheld despite objections

13th Jun 2014 by Tom Hall
Students outraged that the Sultan of Brunei's honorary doctorate has been upheld, despite his country's homophobic laws
Oxford professor: rules of the internet will be 'forgotten'

Oxford professor: rules of the internet will be 'forgotten'

13th Jun 2014 by Esther Hodges
Oxford professor Luciano Floridi warns that a European Court Ruling allowing people to remove their names from...
Students demonstrate in protest against new Spanish king

Students demonstrate in protest against new Spanish king

5th Jun 2014 by Alex Stronell
Spanish republicans marched through Oxford on Monday following abdication of Spanish king
Campaign Against Human Trafficking

Campaign Against Human Trafficking

5th Jun 2014 by Niluka Kavanagh, Zabrina Lo
Cherwell speaks to the organisers of the Oxford Women Speak Out against human trafficking campaign, which took place...
Students Loans Company criticised over data breaches

Students Loans Company criticised over data breaches

29th May 2014 by Emma Cookson
The ICO has reported several incidents where student data was accidentally sent to the wrong people by the Student...
Oxford research finds that fruit flies think before acting

Oxford research finds that fruit flies think before acting

29th May 2014 by Dorothy Finan
Neuroscientists' research into the thought processes of fruit flies provides insight into human cognition
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
Oxford launch new animal research and commit to transparency

Oxford launch new animal research and commit to transparency

22nd May 2014 by Georgia Latham
Oxford have recently launched a new study on the neurology of monkeys whilst being committed to a concordat on...
Study shows why stingy people are untrustworthy

Study shows why stingy people are untrustworthy

22nd May 2014 by Rohan Arora
A study has found that people who are mean with money have less trustworthy qualities
Teddy Hall teddy returned after kidnap by Christ Church GCR

Teddy Hall teddy returned after kidnap by Christ Church GCR

15th May 2014 by Jack Doyle
The Teddy Hall teddy had been returned safely after it was abducted by the Christ Church GCR and taken to Paris
Honorary fellowship for J.K. Rowling

Honorary fellowship for J.K. Rowling

15th May 2014 by Ellen Brewster
Exeter College has awarded an honorary fellowship to the Harry Potter author, J.K. Rowling
Oxford research shows why psychopaths get ahead in business

Oxford research shows why psychopaths get ahead in business

15th May 2014 by James Rhodes
An Oxford psychologist has shown why having psychopathic characteristics is often beneficial in high-powered careers
Roger Bannister reveals that he suffers from Parkinson’s

Roger Bannister reveals that he suffers from Parkinson’s

10th May 2014 by Rohan Arora, Jack Doyle
Oxford shocked by news from first athlete to break the four-minute mile
Tin to replace toxic lead used in solar cells

Tin to replace toxic lead used in solar cells

10th May 2014 by Ellen Brewster
University researchers have found an innovative way to replace the lead used in solar cells with tin.
All hopes of work Candy Crushed

All hopes of work Candy Crushed

26th Apr 2014 by Georgia Latham
A survey by Student Beans has discovered that 80% of students procrastinate for over three hours per day
Champions League Semi-Finals Preview

Champions League Semi-Finals Preview

22nd Apr 2014 by Jacob Rabinowitz
Jacob Rabinowitz previews this week's upcoming champions league matches between Atlético Madrid and Chelsea, and...
Oxford don calls UK visa system “Kafkaesque”

Oxford don calls UK visa system “Kafkaesque”

7th Mar 2014 by Will Carter
Professor Timonthy Garton Ash has denounced the UK visa system as draconian and restrictive for international students
Oxford chaplains urge Church to reconsider gay marriage stan

Oxford chaplains urge Church to reconsider gay marriage stan

1st Mar 2014 by Tom Hall
Chaplains sign national clergy letter opposing the recent ruling that Church of England clergy cannot preside over...
Israel Society “a hardline political advocacy group”

Israel Society “a hardline political advocacy group”

28th Feb 2014 by Joe Hill
Israel Society accussed of political bias over its connections with Israeli campaign group StandWithUs