Latest news from Balliol

Thursday 23 May

Watch the Balliol Boat Club as they prepare for Summer VIIIs on 1 June 2019.

Friday 17 May

The first of the new accommodation blocks at the Master’s Field has been completed and students have moved in.

Wednesday 1 May

Congratulations to Professor David Wallace, who is to be the A.W. Mellon Chair in History and Philosophy of Science and in Philosophy, at Pittsburgh.

Wednesday 1 May

Congratulations to Joey Goldman (2012) and George Corfield (Balliol 2011) on winning the final of BBC4’s Only Connect on 29 April 2019.

Wednesday 1 May

On 24 April 2019 third-year Balliol engineering student Andrew MacGowan gave a presentation at CERN, the European Organisation of Nuclear Research in Geneva, on the results of his third-year project.

Wednesday 1 May

On 1 May 2019, the flag is flying at Balliol College in honour of Her Majesty The Empress Masako of Japan (Balliol 1988 and Honorary Fellow from 1995) on the occasion of the 2019 Japanese imperial transition.

Tuesday 23 April

The Chapel East Window glass, which has been with York Glaziers Trust since last autumn, has just been replaced, cleaned, conserved and protected with state-of-the-art isothermal protective glazing.

Wednesday 10 April

At the end of Hilary Term 2019, 12 current students had a great time calling hundreds of Old Members as part of our spring telephone campaign. Old Members made over 130 gifts supporting an array of vital College priorities. Thank you to everyone who afforded the students their time and for your vital support.

Wednesday 3 April

On 20 March 2019 Year 12 female students came to Balliol for a PPE Taster Day – the first such Taster Day for women only.

Tuesday 2 April

Balliol’s Impact Report 2019 has been published.