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Student Switch Off
4 June, 2018

Oriel students have been named as winners of the NUS Oxford Student Switch Off, a not-for-profit campaign that encourages students to save energy when living in University halls of residence.

Oriel College Study Days
4 June, 2018

Applications are now open for Oriel's free Year 12 Study Days in Physics, English and Classics.

The Beaux' Stratagem
30 May, 2018

Tickets are now on sale for this year's Oriel Garden Play, a production of George Farquhar's The Beaux' Stratagem. The play will run for three nights from Tuesday 12th to Thursday 14th June.

Oriel Women's First Eight
29 May, 2018

It was a good year on the whole for Oriel's Summer Eights crews, and although we weren't Head of the River this time, many of the seven Oriel boats competing made good progress in their respective divisions with some excellent performances.

Oriel Talks: (un)ravelling
24 May, 2018

The final Oriel Talks of this academic year will take place on Tuesday 29th May, and is now open for bookings. The theme for the evening will be "(un)ravelling".

View over the Radcliffe Camera
23 May, 2018

Today Oxford University is publishing its first Annual Admissions Statistical Report, drawing together data about undergraduate admissions for the University as a whole, and for individual colleges and subjects.

Oriel College Town and Gown 10k 2018
16 May, 2018

For the third year in a row, Oriel fielded the largest team in the annual Oxford Town and Gown 10k run, in support of Muscular Dystrophy UK.

Punishment & Penitential Practices in Medieval German Writing
10 May, 2018

Fellow in Modern Languages Professor Annette Volfing has co-edited a new book, Punishment & Penitential Practices in Medieval German Writing, with Dr Sarah Bowden (Kings College London).

Oriel College
3 May, 2018

Honorary Fellow and former Regius Professor of Modern History Sir John Elliott will receive the first ever Premio Órdenes Españolas Award at a ceremony in Madrid on the 25th May.

Oriel College Study Days
25 April, 2018

In April, Oriel welcomed 80 Year 12 students from state schools & colleges across the UK for a series of subject-focused study days to experience life and study at Oxford.

Oriel College Chapel
23 April, 2018

In weeks 2, 4 and 6 of Trinity Term, a series of pre-evensong music recitals will be held in the Oriel Chapel, with performers including Visiting Musician Craig Ogden.

Neil Mendoza (photo by John Cairns)
12 March, 2018

The College’s Governing Body is pleased to announce that Neil Mendoza is to be elected as Oriel’s next Provost, to take over when Moira Wallace OBE reaches the end of her term in August of this year. Neil read Geography at Oriel and matriculated in 1978.

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