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Oriel Town and Gown runners
13 February, 2017

All members of the Oriel community are invited to join the Oriel team in this year's Oxford Town and Gown 10k in aid of Muscular Dystrophy UK, which will take place in May.

View over the Radcliffe Camera
9 February, 2017

A group of Oriel students are involved with the society 'Giving What We Can: Oxford', an organization made up of people who pledge to donate a significant proportion of their income to cost-effective charities. The organization is planning a big February fundraising campaign in support of the Against Malaria Foundation (AMF).

Photo of Oriel crest by graduate student Alejandro Salgado Montejo
8 February, 2017

Current students (undergraduate and postgraduate) are encouraged to apply for two John Collins Social Action Bursaries - closing date for applications is Friday 24th February.

Anarchist Studies
7 February, 2017

Recent graduate Rowan Milligan (History, 2012) has had her undergraduate thesis published in 'Anarchist Studies', an academic journal published by Lawrence & Wishart.

Oriel College Chapel Organ by Alejandro Salgado Montejo
25 January, 2017

In weeks four, five and seven of Hilary Term, all are welcome to attend a series of pre-Evensong organ recitals in the College Chapel.

Telephone Campaign
24 January, 2017

Applications are now open for student callers to join the team for the Oriel Telephone Campaign, which will take place in March. It's an opportunity to connect with other Orielenses, and to earn some extra cash!

Mere Civility by Teresa Bejan
12 January, 2017

Fellow in Politics Dr Teresa Bejan has recently published her new book, "Mere Civility: Disagreement and the Limits of Toleration" with Harvard University Press.

Oriel Talks: Resilience
11 January, 2017

Booking is now open for the first Oriel Talks of 2017 on Thursday 19th January, which will be on the theme of "Resilience".

Sarah Connolly
4 January, 2017

Tickets are now on sale for the much-anticipated concert by our Visiting Musician Sarah Connolly at the Holywell Music Room on Monday 6th March.

Hildegard Sequences
28 November, 2016

Composer and College Lecturer in Music, Hugh Collins Rice, has received warm praise for a new CD, including his sequence of modern compositions for medieval instruments.

Oriel Christmas Card 2016
17 November, 2016

This year’s Oriel College Christmas card, with a wonderful illustration by David Mostyn, is now on sale at the Lodge and from the Development Office (16 King Edward Street) while stocks last.

Professor David Charles
17 November, 2016

Congratulations to Emeritus Fellow in Philosophy David Charles, who has been awarded an Honorary Degree by the National Technical University of Athens.