On Wednesday 6th November Brasenose is holding a disucussion on Professor Peter Birks.
Professor Sir Fergus Millar Memorial
Professor Sir Fergus Millar, Emeritus Fellow of Brasenose, sadly passed away in July. Sir Fergus was Camden Professor of Ancient History and Fellow of Brasenose from 1984-2002, and a much-loved member of the BNC community. It is acknowledged that Fergus numbers among the most influential ancient historians of the 20th century and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
A memorial event will be held in the Sheldonian Theatre on Sunday 1 December at 2.30pm.
Student Blog: Interning at Edplus
Faced with the prospect of a three-month-long vacation at the end of second year, I wanted to do something productive with my summer.
Student Blog: Return to North Yorkshire
As a college, Brasenose is very invested in access for students from all backgrounds; and one of the best ways for us to students thinking about Brasenose (and Oxbridge in general) is by touring schools in our outreach areas.
Sir David Akers Jones: 1927-2019
It is with great sadness that we report that alumnus and Honorary Fellow Sir David Akers Jones (English, 1949) passed away on Monday in hospital.
Student Blog: Practicing Chemistry
Chemistry is a practical science, so like any other skill or technique, practice is the only way to get good at the practical side to my degree.
Open Days 2019: Visit us!
The next undergraduate Open Day at Brasenose College will be Friday 20th September.
Student Blog: Representing Team Access
One of the key factors in my decision to apply to Brasenose was the welcoming and friendly atmosphere I felt when I attended an Open Day.
Earlier this month Brasenose College held our graduation event, when students who have recently completed their courses return to Oxford to celebrate the end of their studies, along with their families and other guests.
Andrew Burrows Appointed to the Supreme Court
Brasenose College is thrilled at the appointment of Professor Andrew Burrows QC, to the Supreme Court.
Student Blog: Entertaining at Brasenose
I show a lot of school groups around college (shout out to Brasenose access initiatives!), and perhaps one of the most memorable things that has been said to me on a tour is “you guys are, like, normal”. Believe it or not, it’s true!
Excellent final exams results for Brasenose undergraduates
Brasenose College is delighted to announce excellent results for our undergraduate final examinations this summer.
Student Blog: Maths and Physics at Brasenose
I’m in my fourth year at Brasenose College, studying for a master’s degree in mathematical and theoretical physics, known as the MMathPhys.
John Gardner 1965-2019
The College is deeply saddened to announce the death of John Gardner, Fellow and Tutor in Law from 1991 to 1996.
Student Blog: Hercules in North Yorkshire
Over the Easter holiday, Angharad (2nd Year Biology & Access Rep), Joe Organ (Schools Liaison Officer) and myself, along with Maddy (1st Year Languages), Alicia (3rd Year Chemical Engineering) and Kathryn (School Liaison Officer) from St Catharine's College, Cambridge; went around North Yorkshire state schools encouraging students to apply to Oxbridge.
Open Days 2019: Come and Visit!
The next undergraduate Open Days at Brasenose College will be Wednesday and Thursday 3rd and 4th July.
On Monday 27th May, Dr Leal and I were very kindly invited by Brasenose College student Abdullah Khalil to share in the Iftar at the Oxford University Islamic Society’s dedicated prayer room in the Robert Hooke building.
Student Blog: nuts about the environment
Studying biology as a 2nd year at Brasenose, people often expect that I go absolutely nuts about the environment – and I am glad to say, that is one cliché I am happy to live up to.
Student Blog: Three Years On
A little over three years ago, I was asked to write an article for the Brasenose website reflecting on my first term as an undergraduate student
Student Blog: A Year in Jordan
I’m in my second year at Brasenose studying French and Arabic, which finds me currently spending my year abroad in Jordan.