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Oriel Alumni Survey
3 October, 2017

We are now entering the last few weeks of our first ever alumni survey so please do take the time to participate before it's too late!

Professor Ian Horrocks receiving honorary doctorate from the University of Oslo
12 September, 2017

Fellow and Professor in Computer Science Ian Horrocks received his honorary doctorate at a ceremony at the University of Oslo on 3rd September.

Oriel College Brewhouse Yard Project - Allies and Morrison
4 September, 2017

A public exhibition will be held on Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd September 2017 to enable members of the public to view proposals for Oriel’s Brewhouse Yard project, which aims to deliver improved social spaces and better disabled access for the College.

Oriel College Hall
29 August, 2017

Oriel will open its doors to visitors from 10am until 3pm on Sunday 10th September as the College participates in Oxford Open Doors 2017.

Alma Deutscher in Concert at Oriel College (courtesy of BBC)
24 August, 2017

Oriel's Senior Library will feature in the BBC documentary "imagine… Alma Deutscher: Finding Cinderella", presented by Alan Yentob and airing on BBC One on Monday 4th September from 10.45pm to 11.50pm.

Oriel Alumni Survey
14 August, 2017

We are now one month into our survey of Orielenses and are delighted with the response so far. Thank you to all those who have taken the time to complete the survey, we look forward to sharing the results with you later in the year.

Oriel College
25 July, 2017

We are pleased to say that Hogan Lovells Professor in Law and Finance John Armour has been elected as a Fellow of the British Academy.

Oriel College Choir 2017
14 July, 2017

The Oriel Choir have just returned from their annual tour, which this year took them to Italy where they performed at venues in Milan, Lodi and Crema.

Oriel Alumni Survey
13 July, 2017

Almost 5,000 invitation emails have now been sent out to Orielenses around the world inviting them to participate in Oriel’s first ever large-scale piece of alumni research.

The Daughter Zion Allegory in Medieval German Religious Writing
22 June, 2017

Fellow in Modern Languages Professor Annette Volfing has recently published a new book with Routledge, entitled: The Daughter Zion Allegory in Medieval German Religious Writing.

Oxford Open Days
20 June, 2017

We're looking forward to welcoming lots of potential applicants to Oriel as part of the University of Oxford Open Days on Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th June this year!

Aerial Image of Palmyra
7 June, 2017

Third year English undergraduate Dominic Hand has been named as the winner of the University's prestigious Sir Roger Newdigate Prize for Poetry for the 2016-17 academic year.