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28 March, 2019

Congratulations to Emeritus Fellow John Barton on his new book, A History of the Bible: The Book and Its Faiths.

13 March, 2019

As part of the Provost’s Talks series, Oriel Provost Neil Mendoza recently hosted a talk with Chief International Anchor for CNN, Christiane Amanpour.

6 March, 2019

Torpids 2019 was a fantastic display of strength by all seven Oriel crews entered. Congratulations to the men’s First VIII on retaining their Headship and to the men’s Second VIII on gaining blades.  

26 February, 2019

Oriel College held a Blessing and Dedication Ceremony last Sunday to celebrate the new Women’s VIII boat, The Blessed Mary.

22 February, 2019

John Henry Newman, Fellow of Oriel from 1822-1846, is likely to be formally canonised after Pope Francis approved his necessary second miracle last week.

19 February, 2019

Current students (undergraduate and postgraduate) are encouraged to apply for the John Collins bursary scheme - closing date for applications is Friday 22 February.

19 February, 2019

Online booking is now open for the second Oriel Talks of Hilary Term 2019, which will take place on Tuesday 26th February at 5.30pm in the Harris Lecture Theatre, and will be on the theme of 'Uncharted Territory'.

Updated 28 February: This event has now finished.

 

18 February, 2019

Oriel’s Director of Development, Sean Power, met the Pope this month when he travelled to the Vatican as part of an audience for members of the Galileo Foundation.

13 February, 2019

Congratulations to Oriel Fellow and Tutor in American Literature, Dr Nicholas Gaskill, who has just published his new book, Chromographia.

21 January, 2019

Esther Agbolade, a second-year PPE student at Oriel College, talks about her involvement with access and outreach activities through her role as President of the Oxford African and Caribbean Society.

17 January, 2019

Online booking is now open for the first Oriel Talks of Hilary Term 2019, which will take place on Tuesday 22nd January at 5.30pm in the Harris Lecture Theatre, and will be on the theme of 'Change and Revision'.

Updated 15 February 2019: This event has now finished.

10 January, 2019

Got a great business idea that you’d like to pitch? Oriel College is participating in the inaugural All-Innovate Idea Competition, which takes place this January and February.

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