Information on in-person teaching delayed until after Easter holidays

Image description: A picture of the Radcliffe Camera through an archway  According to the University’s updated guidance, information regarding in-person teaching won’t be updated until after the Easter holidays. The new guidance says: “Please remember that if you are on a non-practical or practical based course, the Government will not issue guidance on your return […]

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OULC and OULD release joint statement condemning Police and Crime Bill

Image Description: A police cordon from behind with officers wearing high-vis jackets reading “POLICE” at a protest.  Content Warning: Sexual assault, violence against women.  The Oxford University Labour Club and the Oxford University Liberal Democrats have released a statement condemning the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill, which is currently under consideration in the House […]

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EAS reports 1 positive test this week

Image Description: A cartoon image of a health practitioner administering a COVID-19 test. The University of Oxford’s in-house testing service, the Early Alert Service, has recorded just one positive case out of 55 tests for the week 20th-26th March. This amounts to a positivity rate of 1.8%.  Each Monday the Early Alert Service’s test results […]

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Queen’s MCR constitutional changes “misguided”

Image Description: A picture of the front Quad at Queen’s College. The Queen’s College MCR has cancelled a series of constitutional changes after concerns were raised about some of the proposals, describing the suggested changes as “misguided”. These changes included no longer making consent workshops compulsory, and also amending rules around the expulsion of members […]

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Cautious optimism over new Sustainability Strategy

Image Description: A black and white picture of the roof of the Radcliffe Camera.  Student campaigners including the Oxford SU, Oxford Climate Society, Oxford Climate Justice Campaign and Oxford Nature Conservation Society have joined forces to welcome the University of Oxford’s new ambitious Environmental Sustainability Strategy. The strategy became University policy after being approved in […]

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‘Misleading Narrative’: Oxford Indian, Hindu, and South Asian societies release statement on Ex SU President-Elect

CW: mentions of antisemitism, racism, transphobia Image Description: A picture of the roof of the Radcliffe Camera, through an archway. Oxford India Society, Oxford University Hindu Society and Oxford South Asian Society have released a joint statement on recent coverage in the media regarding the resignation of former Student Union President-Elect Rashmi Samant to address […]

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Graduations postponed up until August

Image Description: A picture of the front of the Bodleian library.   The Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Education announced today in an email to undergraduate and postgraduate finalists that all graduation ceremonies until the end of August 2021 have been postponed. Graduates from last year also received an email informing them that ceremonies that had been planned for May […]

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