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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.

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.

14 July, 2016

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

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!

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.

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.

5 May, 2016

Following on from its debut at Evensong on 6th March, College members and visitors will have another opportunity to hear the Choir perform the College's new Magnificat, composed by Judith Bingham. The Choir will perform the Magnificat at Evensong on Sunday 8th May.

5 May, 2016

Dr Teresa Bejan was elected as the 2015-16 Balzan-Skinner Fellow in Modern Intellectual History by the Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (CRASSH) at the University of Cambridge last year.

3 May, 2016

The first Oriel Talks of Trinity Term will take place on Tuesday 3rd May and will be on the topic of 'Differences and Diversity'. Talks will begin at 5.30pm in the Harris Lecture Theatre.

1 May, 2016

Oriel Art Festival will be taking place throughout second week Trinity (1st-7th May), featuring talks, arts and crafts, dance teaching and more!

22 April, 2016

Professor Teresa Bejan will give a lecture on "Acknowledging Equality" at the 7th Balzan-Skinner Symposium in Cambridge on 22 April 2016.

15 February, 2016

The second 'Oriel Talks', on the theme of 'Mysteries' takes place on Tuesday 23rd February at 5.30pm in the Harris Lecture Theatre.