Thursday, December 9, 2021
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Cambridge from above, with old buildings and green fields.

Over a third of UK Government COP26 advisors associated with Oxbridge

"The UK Government was advised by the 'Friends of COP' during the last global climate summit. Over a third of the ‘friends of COP' were associated with either Oxford or Cambridge, and over a quarter four attended Russell Group Universities for their studies."

Oxford’s JCRs and MCRs to be exempt from higher education freedom...

"The bill states that higher education providers and their student unions must 'secure freedom of speech'".

EXCLUSIVE: Oxbridge societies launch joint fundraiser for COVID-19 relief in India...

The Oxford India Society, Oxford Hindu Society, and Oxford South Asian Society’s fundraiser has reached its target of £10,000 less than 72 hours after...

Meet one of the students speaking out against sexual violence in...

CW: Sexual violence and harassment  I’m supposed to be talking to Ava Vakil at 3pm. It’s currently 2:58 and I’m in my pyjamas. I drop...

Access scheme launched to pair prospective applicants with Oxford students

Last week two Oxford students announced the launch of Oxbuddy, a new platform that aims to encourage sixth-formers from disadvantaged backgrounds to apply to...

“Better for Oxbridge students”: Oxbridge only grad employment scheme launches

A start-up careers service claims to fast-track applications from Oxbridge students to internships in FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 companies. Dreaming Spires, founded by a...

Oxford ranked third after St Andrews, in Guardian league table

Oxford's lower ranking is a result of its poor performance in affordability and graduate outcomes, where it ranked 24th nationwide.

Cambridge appoints first black leader of an Oxbridge college

Sonita Alleyne will take over as master of Jesus College Cambridge in October.

“Black students don’t apply to Oxbridge because of a deficit of...

It's time to debunk popular myths about race and Oxbridge.

Improving access is not enough

Our higher education system needs to be radically overhauled to create a fairer, more equal society.