Transgender Day of Remembrance Vigil

Image description: a picture of the Transgender Day of Remembrance memorial constructed by students bearing the names of those who have died at the hands of anti-trans violence.  CW: transphobia, mentions of violence and abuse.  People from across Oxford gathered at the Radcliffe Camera on Saturday 20th November to take part in a vigil in remembrance of transgender […]

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Christ Church Dean compares investigation into sexual harassment to Nazi persecution

Image description: A view of Christ Church in winter CW: Sexual harassment, holocaust references.  The Oxford Student has exclusively obtained a copy of an essay written by the Dean, the Very Reverend Martyn Percy, and uploaded to a website, in which he compares his experiences during the investigations of welfare mishandling and sexual harassment to […]

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Oxford study suggests asthma treatment reduces COVID-19 hospitalisation

A new study compiled by the University of Oxford has found that early treatment for COVID-19 patients with medication commonly used for asthma could ‘significantly reduce the need for hospitalisation and urgent care. The data also suggested that inhaled budesonide, a corticosteroid used in the long-term management of asthma, could also reduce recovery times. This […]

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OULC respond to McDonnell event with professor accused of transphobia

Cw: transphobia The Oxford University Labour Club (OULC) have released an official statement condemning the decision of former shadow chancellor John McDonnell to attend an ‘in conversation event’ with controversial Oxford professor, Selina Todd. The event, hosted by the History Faculty, will see the prominent Labour backbencher speak with Todd about her new book Snakes […]

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Oxford University responds to claims their vaccine is inefficient in over-65s

Image Description: a cartoon image of the COVID-19 virus with the Radcliffe Camera in the background.  Oxford University has responded to claims that the efficacy of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine in over-65s is not as high as previously reported. The German Heath Ministry has attributed the reports to a misreading of statistics. German media reports had […]

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