Students Protest Treatment of Sexual Abuse Outside Balliol College

Image Description: some of the signs at the protest.  Students protested outside Balliol College last Sunday after a recent Al Jazeera investigation criticised the Decanal team for their handling of a sexual assault case within the College. Students chanted slogans including “Balliol College protects abusers” and “Balliol College do better” during the protest, which lasted […]

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OULC release statement in support of Balliol Community for Safety movement

Image description: A view of the Bodleian  As part of the Balliol Community for Safety movement, Oxford University Labour Club  has condemned the handling of the sexual abuse claims at Balliol College. This comes after a report by Al-Jazeera which investigated “degrees of assault” and revealed misconduct of a sexual and drunk nature by university […]

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Balliol bandit strikes in silence

A prolific milk thief, calling himself the “milk-bandit” is wreaking havoc in Balliol. Earlier this week the “milk-bandit” struck in the kitchen on staircase 15 of the college, stealing a carton of semi-skimmed milk and leaving his victim an ominous note.   The message reads: “Thank you for the milk. You will never find me. […]

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High drama for Balliol alum

A Balliol alumnus has been nominated for an Oscar for his short film, The Voorman Problem. Baldwin Li, who completed an English degree in 2004, scripted the film, which features Sherlock star Martin Freeman and has received multiple awards and nominations. Nominated for Best Live Action Short Film, The Voorman Problem tells the story of […]

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Nightmare on Broad Street

A veteran anarchist labelled as Britain’s most dangerous man by The Daily Star has told The Oxford Student that he plans to hold a May Day rally on Broad Street. Ian Bone’s decision is a protest against the abandonment of his proposed visit to Balliol on 21st November. The event was cancelled when the police […]

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