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Oriel College Chapel
16 November, 2016

The annual College Carol Services will be held on Sunday 27th, Tuesday 29th and Wednesday 30th November this year. Two of the events will be held at Oriel, and the other at Pusey House in St Giles.

Oriel Talks: Make or Break
15 November, 2016

The second Oriel Talks of Michaelmas Term, on the theme of “Make or Break”, will take place on Tuesday of 7th week, the 22nd of November. Booking for College members is now open!

Kitty and the TV
3 November, 2016

We are pleased to announce the winner and two runners-up of the Gower Memorial Creative Arts Prize 2016.

Alma Deutscher
1 November, 2016

11-year-old composer, violinist, and pianist Alma Deutscher performed at the sold-out Champagne Concert in the Senior Library on Friday 28th October.

Homer's Allusive Art
26 October, 2016

Dr Bruno Currie, Fellow and Tutor in Classics, has published a new book with Oxford University Press.

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.