AleVersesEvery year, on Shrove Tuesday, Brasenose College’s staff and students gather to celebrate a unique tradition: Ale Verses.

philosophy people kraut richard 168x210Professor Richard Kraut will give the 9th John Ackrill Memorial Lecture at 5.00 pm on Thursday, 9 March, in Brasenose College, Lecture Room XI.

MannishEveryone knows that at Oxford academic work can be a challenge. To help deal with this, sometimes we need to put down our pens, close our laptops, and leave the library.

ACS dayThis February Half Term week Brasenose College was delighted to be involved in two outreach projects aimed to encourage and excite students from backgrounds that tend to be underrepresented at the University of Oxford.

manarSyrian Brasenose College student, Manar Marzouk shares her thoughts about life and study in Oxford.

MrsBeetonLast month Brasenose English undergraduates gathered to take part in a Dissertation Symposium, where third year English students presented their research to an audience of fellow students and tutors.

IMG 20170128 WA0014In January every year, Brasenose College celebrates the life and work of the famous 18th century Scottish poet, Robert Burns. Burns Night is a traditional annual celebration involving poetry, speeches and laughter.

 

BradleyIt feels like a lifetime since fresher’s week now and I have loved the experience so far.

 

CassKennedyimperialThis summer I followed the well-trodden footsteps of many past Brasenostrils and migrated from Oxford to the big lights of London. However, I was not stepping into the customary well-respected graduate job but embarking on another four whole years of university: this time as a post-graduate at Imperial College.

HunterHunter Doughty, a Brasenose College doctoral student in the Department of Zoology and the Department of Social Policy and Intervention, has recently published a children’s book entitled Abigail Ann in the Bike Path Predicament.

SilverrushEvery few years, Brasenose College puts on display its silver collection, which is normally largely kept under lock and key. This event we dramatically label the “Silver Muster”.

GeoffBirdBrasenose College is pleased to welcome a new tutor in Psychology, Professor Geoff Bird.

Elspeth Garman016Biochemistry undergraduate Josie Pepper interviews eminent scientist, and Brasenose tutor, Professor Elspeth Garman.

 MG 0278Brasenose College is pleased to announce that the Reverend Julia Baldwin has been appointed as Chaplain, starting 1st September 2017.

EsmeAshVeg2Meat. Cheese. Chocolate. Butter. Meat. Cheese! A year ago, these were all central—nay, essential—components of my daily diet.

bncoxmasUnfortunately, due to our first term term running from early October to early December, the Brasenose community aren’t together to celebrate Christmas!

ElinBethPhoebeHaving spent our first year at Oxford learning about various aspects of the human condition, the three of us studying Experimental Psychology at Brasenose College (Beth, Elin and myself) were delighted to be given the chance to explore the social aspects of a different country, with the support of the Michael Woods Travel Grant.

1937 Matriculation MEM 2 B4 30 Gillman and SoameJohn Idowu Conrad Taylor the renowned Nigerian lawyer is a seminal figure in Lagos.

TomSteerAs I write this review of my first term at Brasenose, I’m confused as to whether it has passed quickly or slowly.

20160901 112830The twinning of my fate with that of another Brasenose alumnus, David Cameron, is not something of which I suspect even those closest to me are anything more than dimly aware. And yet, and yet…