I spent the month of July neither on a Mediterranean beach, nor even back home in Ireland, but mainly in a very cold room called the Archives Processing Area.
Student Blog: Julien Goodman interviews Julien Goodman
I was asked to write an article about my year abroad and I didn’t know what to write or how to write it so I decided to sit down and interview myself
Student Blog: Sports Round Up 2018
Brasenose has seen another year of high quality sport and great participation from freshers through to finalists.
Chaplain Julia Baldwin: Interviewed
BNC's Chaplain, Rev. Julia Baldwin, joined us from Canterbury last year as our first permanent female Chaplain. She spoke to journalist Olivia Gordon about the transition from
Church to College Chapel, and the importance of a diverse Fellowship.
Student Blog: Life in Parliament
Having spent much of my spare time at Brasenose campaigning for political change, and then doing the same straight after I finished finals, when the chance came up to be paid to do the very same on Hillary Clinton’s campaign, the choice was simple.
Brasenose Graduation 2018
Last week Brasenose College held our annual graduation event, where undergraduates and post-graduates who have recently completed their courses return to Brasenose to celebrate the end of their studies, along with their families.
Student Blog: India’s Faithful - From Varanasi To The Taj Mahal
Thanks to the generous award from the Brasenose College Annual Fund, I was able to take a long sought-after trip to India this May.
Brasenose students in examinations success
Brasenose College is delighted to announce another year of excellent results in the summer “finals” examinations.
Student Blog: Brasenose Charity 2018
Brasenose’s Junior Common Room (our student council) has made amazing contributions again this year to charities in a range of ways.
Insects Through the Looking-Glass
However you feel about them, insects have always fascinated us humans. Egyptians worshipped them as Gods, they inspired the most famous scientists’ in history, and they are characters in some of our favourite stories – they become deeply woven into our culture.
Scout Debbie Hall: Interviewed
Scout Debbie Hall has worked at Brasenose for 25 years! She reflected with journalist Olivia Gordon about her time here.
Open Days 2018 - Come and Visit!
The next undergraduate Open Days at Brasenose College will be Wednesday and Thursday 27th and 28th June.
Student Blog: Six Years at Brasenose
It was over eight years ago since I visited Oxford for the first time during an Open Day, yet two vivid memories have stuck with me ever since.
Student Blog: visiting North Yorkshire schools - in the 'Beast'!
Over Easter, three of us, Angharad (1st year Biology), Tom (2nd year PPE), and Joe Organ (Schools Liaison Officer), toured North Yorkshire schools for four days encouraging students to apply to Oxford and Cambridge.
Brasenose at the Ballet!
On Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd of June, Brasenose Lecturer Dr Sophie Bocksberger and Brasenose graduate student Annina Hessel will take to the stage at Wychwood School for a performance by the Yuka Kodama Ballet Group, in conjunction with Oxford University Ballet Society.
Student Blog: Biology Recycling
Over the last few months, I’ve been helping start up the Sustainable Communities programme at McKinsey.org, a new non-profit founded by McKinsey & Company to tackle some of the world’s most pressing social challenges.
Student Blog: Holi Brasenose!
Our summer "Trinity" Term is one of sun, fun and getting things done. At least that’s what we’re hoping for as we get through a whole host of student events this term. Following on from the Easter Egg Hunt, on Sunday 6th May, the inaugural Brasenose Holi took place at our Sports Ground
Student Blog: Oxford Belles are Women of Note
The Oxford Belles are Oxford’s oldest all-female acapella group, and this summer we’re hoping to represent not only Oxford University, but Brasenose College, by heading off to the Edinburgh Fringe to spread some female empowerment and universal love...
Brasenose runs the Town and Gown 2018
Brasenose College once again had a fantastic turn out for the Oxford Town and Gown 10 kilometre charity race. Now a firm Brasenose tradition, the college produced a large team, with a team of over 50 students, tutors, alumni and staff forming Team Brasenose for the run in support of Muscular Dystrophy UK.
Professor Graham Richards elected as Fellow of the Royal Society
Professor Graham Richards CBE FRS, Emeritus Fellow at Brasenose College, has been elected to the Royal Society.