Latest news from Balliol

Monday 10 September

A company founded by Professor Peter Donnelly FRS FMedSci (Balliol 1980) has closed a £25m Series B financing round led by Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated.

Tuesday 4 September

We warmly congratulate all Balliol students who earned their undergraduate degree this summer. Out of 92 students, 35 achieved firsts.

Tuesday 28 August

Stand-up comedian Kieran Hodgson (Balliol 2006) performed a Brexit skit at the Edinburgh Fringe - which includes some Balliol politicians.

Wednesday 22 August

Year 12 students on the 2018 Floreat access programme have been at Balliol for the residential part of the year-long programme.

Tuesday 21 August

In year five of Balliol’s ten-year programme, a tour with the College Surveyor explains what’s been achieved.

Monday 13 August

Many congratulations to Chris Beeley (Balliol 1997) on winning bronze medals in both the 5k and 1500m at the 2018 British Transplant Games.

Thursday 9 August

‘Does Truth Exist?’ ask Balliol undergraduates Jamie Barnes and Mia Liyanage in a new video which they’ve filmed for Oxplore’s ‘Walk with a Student’ series.

Wednesday 1 August

Three Balliol Fellows have received Recognition of Distinction awards and with them the title of Professor.

Wednesday 1 August

The College is greatly saddened to learn of the death of Dr James Smith, CBE, FREng, FRSE, Foundation Fellow from 1993, who died on 10 July 2018.

Monday 23 July

We warmly congratulate two Balliol Old Members on being elected Fellows of the British Academy.