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Oriel Talks: Perception
18 October, 2017

The first Oriel Talks of the 2017-18 academic year, on the theme of 'Perception', will take place on Tuesday 24th October in the Harris Lecture Theatre, and the event is now open for bookings.

Oriel College New Fellows
16 October, 2017

Three new Fellows join the College this term, including our first ever fellow in Linguistics and Spanish.

Oriel College Choir
9 October, 2017

The Oriel Choir, conducted by Director of Music David Maw, will perform at the Brandenburg Choral Festival of London on 7th November 2017.

Craig Ogden
6 October, 2017

Acclaimed classical guitarist Craig Ogden will be Oriel's Visiting Musician this academic year, and he will hold two Masterclasses for students, as well as performing a concert at the Holywell Music Room.

Oriel College James Mellon Hall
4 October, 2017

Returning students will notice that the common room at James Mellon Hall is looking quite different, after a full refurbishment was underaken during the summer vacation.

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.