Latest news from Balliol

Monday 13 August

Many congratulations to Chris Beeley (Balliol 1997) on winning bronze medals in both the 5k and 1500m at the 2018 British Transplant Games.

Thursday 9 August

‘Does Truth Exist?’ ask Balliol undergraduates Jamie Barnes and Mia Liyanage in a new video which they’ve filmed for Oxplore’s ‘Walk with a Student’ series.

Wednesday 1 August

Three Balliol Fellows have received Recognition of Distinction awards and with them the title of Professor.

Wednesday 1 August

The College is greatly saddened to learn of the death of Dr James Smith, CBE, FREng, FRSE, Foundation Fellow from 1993, who died on 10 July 2018.

Monday 23 July

We warmly congratulate two Balliol Old Members on being elected Fellows of the British Academy.

Monday 23 July

With the installation of the timber frame and panels, Block A is taking shape; and the excavation of the basement is complete.

Friday 20 July

Former Balliol Research Fellow David Clifton is part of a team that has won a 2018 Vice-Chancellor’s Innovation Award.

Thursday 19 July

A group of students from Didcot Girls’ School came to Balliol Library to learn information skills as part of the pilot OxLibris scheme.

Tuesday 17 July

Chas Bountra, who was a Lecturer in Physiology at Balliol 1988-1991, has been appointed Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research) of Oxford University.

Tuesday 17 July

Sudhir Hazareesingh (Fellow and Tutor in Politics) has written a review of a new Charles de Gaulle biography in the Times Literary Supplement.