Latest news from Balliol

Wednesday 14 November

Nick Trefethen (Professor of Numerical Analysis and Professorial Fellow) is to be awarded honorary degrees by the University of Fribourg and the University of Stellenbosch.

Tuesday 13 November

On 9 November 2018, the Master, College staff and Old Members who have been involved with the project donned hard hats for a celebration of progress at the site.

Tuesday 13 November

At a Service of Reconciliation in Chapel for Remembrance Sunday on 11 November 2018, Balliol commemorated the centenary of the Armistice.

Thursday 8 November

Professor Bruce Chapman (Oliver Smithies Lecturer and Visiting Fellow) will give these Oliver Smithies Lectures: ’Normativity and Rationality in Economic Analysis of Law: Two Critiques’. 

Tuesday 6 November

Second-year BPhil Philosophy student Maya Krishnan has been elected to a Fellowship by Examination at All Souls College, Oxford.

Tuesday 6 November

Dr Paul Williams (Balliol 1995) has been shortlisted for a 2018 NERC Impact Award.

Tuesday 30 October

Martin Edwards (Balliol 1974) has won the Crime Writers’ Association Dagger in the Library award 2018.

Tuesday 16 October

Two Balliol alumni are included in the latest update of the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.

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.