Latest news from Balliol

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.

Friday 24 March

Two Chapel windows have been replaced, following conservation work by York Glaziers Trust.

Thursday 23 March

We are greatly saddened to learn of the death of Professor Elliott Horowitz (Oliver Smithies Visiting Fellow and Lecturer 2015-2016) on 18 March 2017.