Latest news from Balliol

Wednesday 3 February

We would like to thank everyone who applied to Balliol College in the most recent admissions cycle. We are delighted to confirm that we have made 130 offers this year.

Monday 1 February

Dr Will Jones (Balliol 2004 and former Junior Research Fellow in the Social Sciences) and Alex Teytelboym, research fellow at Oxford’s Institute for New Economic Thinking, have proposed a possible solution to the refugee crisis.

Friday 29 January

Congratulations to Professor Simon Lee (Balliol 1976) on being awarded an honorary degree by Liverpool Hope University.

Thursday 28 January

The BII is pleased to announce that four new research projects have recently been awarded funding, representing a broad range of interdisciplinary collaboration within Balliol College, and across Oxford. 

Wednesday 27 January

Professor John Horne will deliver two Oliver Smithies lectures.

Wednesday 27 January

Keith Farrell-Dillon (Balliol 2002) talks to the American psychiatrist Dr Stephen Bergman (Balliol 1966) who, under the pen name Samuel Shem, is the author of House of God (1978), which has sold over two million copies in 30 languages and was named by The Lancet as one of the two most important American medical novels of the 20th century.

Wednesday 13 January

Balliol hosted lunch after the swearing in of Oxford’s new Vice-Chancellor on 12 January 2015.

Tuesday 12 January

Professor David Lucas is one of four Balliol people who have contributed to a paper which demonstrates how the work of the Networked Quantum Information Technologies Hub, based at Oxford, is progressing.

Monday 11 January

Balliol alumna Elizabeth Paton (2006) has written about the luxury sector in Oxford Today magazine.

Tuesday 5 January

We congratulate all those Balliol Old Members who received awards in the New Year honours list 2016.