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16 May, 2018

For the third year in a row, Oriel fielded the largest team in the annual Oxford Town and Gown 10k run, in support of Muscular Dystrophy UK.

10 May, 2018

Fellow in Modern Languages Professor Annette Volfing has co-edited a new book, Punishment & Penitential Practices in Medieval German Writing, with Dr Sarah Bowden (Kings College London).

3 May, 2018

Honorary Fellow and former Regius Professor of Modern History Sir John Elliott will receive the first ever Premio Órdenes Españolas Award at a ceremony in Madrid on the 25th May.

25 April, 2018

In April, Oriel welcomed 80 Year 12 students from state schools & colleges across the UK for a series of subject-focused study days to experience life and study at Oxford.

23 April, 2018

In weeks 2, 4 and 6 of Trinity Term, a series of pre-evensong music recitals will be held in the Oriel Chapel, with performers including Visiting Musician Craig Ogden.

12 March, 2018

The College’s Governing Body is pleased to announce that Neil Mendoza is to be elected as Oriel’s next Provost, to take over when Moira Wallace OBE reaches the end of her term in August of this year. Neil read Geography at Oriel and matriculated in 1978.

5 March, 2018

There were double celebrations in College this weekend, as Oriel's two First Eight crews secured a Torpids Double Headship for the first time since 2006.

2 March, 2018

Oriel will be hosting two subject-focused Study Days for Year 12 students in April. A Study Day is a one-night residential opportunity hosted at Oriel, which gives students the opportunity to experience life and study at Oxford and receive advice and guidance on the admissions process.

15 February, 2018

Booking is now open for the second Oriel Talks of Hilary Term on Tuesday 20th February, which will be on the theme of 'Discovery'.

2 February, 2018

Current students (undergraduate and postgraduate) are encouraged to apply for two John Collins Social Action Bursaries - closing date for applications is Friday 23rd February.

30 January, 2018

All are welcome to come along to a series of pre-Evensong music recitals in Chapel in 5th, 6th and 7th week of Hilary Term.

24 January, 2018

This year's Oxford Town and Gown 10k in support of Muscular Dystrophy UK will take place on Sunday 13th May and students, staff and alumni are encouraged to put their running (or walking) shoes on and join Team Oriel!