Latest news from Balliol

Wednesday 10 October

Balliol was privileged to have Kristina Arriaga de Bucholz, a Commissioner on the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), preach at the Chapel service on Sunday 7 October.

Monday 8 October

Dr Vicky Neale (Whitehead Lecturer in Mathematics and Supernumerary Fellow) has won a Suffrage Science award.

Wednesday 3 October

As part of a new initiative designed to help widen access to Oxford University, Balliol invited secondary state school teachers for a day of professional development ‘tutorials’ with Balliol tutors and information sessions about the Oxford admissions process.

Tuesday 2 October

The  Jewish Quarterly Review has published a special issue remembering the work and contributions of the late Professor Elliott Horowitz (Oliver Smithies Visiting Fellow and Lecturer 2015-2016).

Monday 1 October

Congratulations to Jesse Sigal on winning first prize in the undergraduate category of the ICFP poster contest.

Monday 24 September

New accommodation Block A is nearing completion.

Monday 10 September

A company founded by Professor Peter Donnelly FRS FMedSci (Balliol 1980) has closed a £25m Series B financing round led by Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated.

Tuesday 4 September

We warmly congratulate all Balliol students who earned their undergraduate degree this summer. Out of 92 students, 35 achieved firsts.

Tuesday 28 August

Stand-up comedian Kieran Hodgson (Balliol 2006) performed a Brexit skit at the Edinburgh Fringe - which includes some Balliol politicians.

Wednesday 22 August

Year 12 students on the 2018 Floreat access programme have been at Balliol for the residential part of the year-long programme.