Latest news from Balliol

Tuesday 11 April

Very many congratulations to the Balliol team on winning University Challenge 2016/2017.

Friday 7 April

Christy Hawkins (Balliol 1997) is undertaking a Listening Pilgrimage on foot from London to Iona, in order to meet refugee communities and listen to opinions about migration, refugees and community integration.

Tuesday 4 April

Balliol’s University Challenge team has won a place in the final of the competition, having beaten the University of Edinburgh 215-140.

Monday 3 April

Balliol artist and postgraduate Emily Carrington Freeman is one of the artists whom Oxford University have commissioned for its Diversifying Portraiture initiative.

Thursday 30 March

Postgraduate student Ben Pope has been awarded a NASA Sagan Fellowship.

Thursday 30 March

Congratulations to Professor Karma Nabulsi (Balliol 1989) on winning the Inspiring Leader award in the Guardian’s University Awards 2017.

Tuesday 28 March

On 18 March 2017 alumni and friends of Balliol joined the Master and speakers, including the Vice-Chancellor of the University, for a seminar entitled ‘Keeping Higher Education Open: Access, Safe Spaces and the International Context’.

Tuesday 28 March

Professor Paul Newman (Balliol 1991)’s Oxford University spin-out company Oxbotica has won a Boldness in Business Award. 

Tuesday 28 March

DPhil student Mehrunisha Suleman has won the Muslim News Ibn Sina Award, which recognises those who excel and promote in health issues.

Monday 27 March

Two Balliol students will be participating in the 72nd Women’s Boat Race on 2 April 2017.