Latest news from Balliol

Monday 24 August 2020

The National Portrait Gallery commemorated Slavery Remembrance Day with an interview with Sudhir Hazareesingh (Balliol 1981, Fellow and Tutor in Politics) about Toussaint Louverture, the Haitian revolution, and the global histories of enslaved peoples’ resistance.

Thursday 20 August 2020

Lindy Cameron (Balliol 1991) is to become Chief Executive Officer of the National Cyber Security Centre.

Wednesday 19 August 2020

Professor Jin-Chong Tan (Professor of Engineering Science (Nanoscale Engineering), Fellow and Tutor in Engineering Science) has won the 2020 ISIS Science Impact Award  for his group’s work on lattice dynamics in Metal-Organic Frameworks, and how this affects the way they absorb and release gases and drug molecules.

Tuesday 18 August 2020

Mathematician Professor James Maynard (Balliol 2009) has been elected to the Academia Europaea.

Friday 14 August 2020

The College shares the concerns raised by many people, including Old Members of Balliol, about the impact of Covid-19 on this year’s cohort of school leavers and the nature of the processes through which they have been assigned their A-level grades.

Tuesday 11 August 2020

Balliol law students have created a Guide to Studying Law for Freshers.

Tuesday 11 August 2020

The College is greatly saddened by the death of Donald Renshaw Harris, QC (Hon), BA LLM New Zealand, BCL MA Oxf, LLD Keele, Balliol 1953, Fellow and Tutor in Jurisprudence 1956–1976, Senior Research Fellow 1977–1993 and Emeritus Fellow from 1993. He died on 10 August 2020.

Thursday 06 August 2020

The latest COVID-19 research, news and publications by Balliol people.

Tuesday 04 August 2020

We congratulate Jo Johnson (Balliol 1991) on being nominated for a peerage in the Dissolution Peerages 2019 list.

Tuesday 04 August 2020

Brian Foster (Donald H. Perkins Professor of Experimental Physics and Professorial Fellow) has been made an Honorary Fellow of the Institute of Physics.