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Neknominate: should we oppose this lethal trend?

Neknominate: should we oppose this lethal trend?

14th Feb 2014 by Louee Dessent-Jackson, Will Railton
Following recent debate, Louee Dessent-Jackson and Will Railton discuss whether the ‘NekNomination’ phenomenon...
Are Oxford terms too short?

Are Oxford terms too short?

19th Dec 2013 by Will Railton, Robert Walmsley
Michaelmas has come to an end so Will Railton puts it to Robert Walmsley that eight is enough.
Is Oxford doing enough to combat sexual violence?

Is Oxford doing enough to combat sexual violence?

8th Nov 2013 by Will Railton, Robert Walmsley
Responding to Cherwell's latest investigation, Robert Walmsley and Will Railton debate whether Oxford is doing...
Is Oxford intimidating for freshers?

Is Oxford intimidating for freshers?

12th Oct 2013 by Will Railton, Jack Davies
Will Railton and Jack Davies debate whether Oxford is more intimidating than the average university.
£26 million donation for graduate scholarships

£26 million donation for graduate scholarships

1st Mar 2012 by Will Railton
Widow of founder of Atlantic Records donates largest single sum of money to humanities students in Oxford's history
Oxford research into Libya and democracy

Oxford research into Libya and democracy

23rd Feb 2012 by Will Railton
Research suggests that fewer than 1 in 3 Libyans would support a democratic regime
£90m needed to save the Humanities

£90m needed to save the Humanities

16th Feb 2012 by Will Railton
Oxford suffers from government cuts, asking for £90m to save 75 key government posts
Exeter Fellow writes a book on the origins of sex

Exeter Fellow writes a book on the origins of sex

26th Jan 2012 by Will Railton
Dr. Faramerz Dabhoiwala's book due to be published on February 2nd
Oxford produces 'Super-tutors'

Oxford produces 'Super-tutors'

19th Jan 2012 by Will Railton
Oxford graduates are among a new breed of tutors charging up to £1000 an hour to help schoolchildren with exams and...
Corpus Christi cans OxStu

Corpus Christi cans OxStu

13th Jan 2012 by Will Railton
Corpus passes a motion to unsubscribe from the Oxford Student, following articles involving their members
Unions at his Beck-ham call

Unions at his Beck-ham call

31st Dec 2011 by Will Railton
The Oxford and Cambridge Unions are reportedly both vying to secure David Beckham as a speaker this term
Test errors impede History applications

Test errors impede History applications

7th Dec 2011 by Will Railton
Prospective History students informed late about Oxford interviews, following a mix-up by HAT examiners at the...
Oxford places low down in drinking survey

Oxford places low down in drinking survey

24th Nov 2011 by Will Railton
Oxford University ranks 59th out of 68 universities when it comes to weekly unit intake, as Oxford students drink...
Oxford tutors battle retirement

Oxford tutors battle retirement

18th Nov 2011 by Will Railton
University adopts policy to ensure dons employed past retirement age are suitable
Exam Regulations book under threat

Exam Regulations book under threat

10th Nov 2011 by Will Railton
A motion has been passed by OUSU to discuss reducing numbers of the Exam Regulations printed
University applications down

University applications down

27th Oct 2011 by Will Railton
Despite a 9% fall nationwide, Oxford continues to receive a high number of applications
Protest against unpaid internships

Protest against unpaid internships

20th Oct 2011 by Will Railton
Campaigners from Intern Aware gathered on St Aldates to protest against unpaid internships
Break in at Hugh's

Break in at Hugh's

17th Oct 2011 by Will Railton
Two laptops, a watch, a phone and a pencil sharpener amongst the stolen possessions