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Four Year PhD Scholars Programme at The Radcliffe Department of Medicine

This is sponsored content. The Radcliffe Department of Medicine at the University of Oxford is a large, multi-disciplinary department, which aims to tackle some of the world’s biggest health...

Cherwell’s Official BNOC List 2023

1. Daniel Dipper 3rd Year, MagdalenDan is best known as a DJ and social mobility campaigner; when he’s not behind the decks, he’ll either be...

Cherwell end of year soirée: Lineup announcement

A drag queen and two bands: an evening at FREUD you can't miss!

Cherwell closes after someone on Oxfess called it a “rag”

"It’s a miserable day in Oxford as the greatest newspaper in town has been forced to close down for good."

An Apology to my Rapist

I’m sorry for having a bottle of wine,Who knew red with dinner was crossing a line,And for drinking vodka whilst sat in the bar,Was...

Editors’ picks – Life and Culture in the Time of Covid-19

Our CultCher and Life section editors have pooled their wide-ranging knowledge and have produced their picks for shows, albums, movies, books and lifestyle ideas...

Cherwell Statement on Covid-19

We have been made aware of a number of cases of misinformation and speculation in relation to the spread of Covid-19 at Oxford. A...

Pembroke tutor guilty of possession of child pornography

TW: Child Pornography, sexual abuse Philosophy tutor Peter King entered a guilty plea on Thursday, charged with possession of child pornography. Previously a Stipendiary...

Make your voices heard in the European elections

An open letter to Oxford's students from the presidents of the university's societies for EU nationals.

How to manage your work

Whether it's problem sheets or essays, here are some top tips to remember when it starts to pile on

Formals: The truth behind the tradition

An introduction to formal halls

Meet the Parents: College Families Explained

Bizarre but brilliant- who are these 'college parents' and why are they writing letters to you?

Matriculation: Everything you need to know

From sub fusc to punting - matriculation should be a day to remember

Welcome Freshers!

Congratulations - you made it!