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Dr Patrick Farrell
21 October, 2016

At the beginning of Michaelmas Term, the College welcomed Dr Patrick Farrell as Fellow and Tutor in Mathematics.

Sarah Connolly
11 October, 2016

Acclaimed mezzo-soprano Sarah Connolly is Oriel's Visiting Musician for the 2016-17 academic year.

7 October, 2016

As part of the Oxford African History Celebration 2016, in association with Oxford Brookes University Students' Union, Oriel and Linacre Colleges, and the East Oxford Community Association, a series of debates, discussions and lectures will be hosted at Oriel throughout Black History Month this year.

Oriel Talks: The Material Things
5 October, 2016

Oriel Talks is back for the new academic year, and the theme of the first event on 18th October will be "The Material Things...".

Winners of Lloyd Davies Philosophy Prize 2016
16 September, 2016

The winners of the 2016 Lloyd Davies Philosophy Prize, Brendan McGrath and Amedeo Robiolio, visited Oriel on the final Open Day of the year.

Oriel College Senior Common Room by John Cairns
23 August, 2016

Oriel is celebrating its best ever finals results this year, with 38 students achieving Firsts, out of just over 80 finalists.

Professor Nick Eyre
2 August, 2016

We are delighted to announce that Nick Eyre, Oriel’s Jackson Senior Research Fellow in Energy, has had the title of Professor of Energy and Climate Policy conferred on him by the University.

Oriel College on University Challenge
2 August, 2016

A team of Oriel students will compete against the University of Manchester on University Challenge at 7.30pm on Monday 8th August on BBC Two.

Professor Lyndal Roper
14 July, 2016

Professor Lyndal Roper, History Fellow and Regius Professor of History, has been awarded the prestigious Gerda Henkel Prize.

Oriel's Winning Summer Eights Crew
31 May, 2016

An eventful week on the river resulted in the Oriel men's 1st VIII fighting off a determined challenge from Christ Church to be crowned Head of the River for a third year running!

Oriel Hall
24 May, 2016

Second year Biomedical Science undergraduate Shannon Guild has been awarded a runner-up prize in the Society for Endocrinology's national student essay competition.

Oriel team photo
16 May, 2016

A large Oriel contingent took part in the Oxford Town and Gown 10k on Sunday 15th May, raising money and awareness for Muscular Dystrophy UK.