Latest news from Balliol

Thursday 3 February

The Vicegerent and Fellows regret to announce the death on Thursday 3 February 2011 of Rivington Winant.

Wednesday 2 February

Balliol Tutor and a Balliol applicant featured in BBC programme about Oxford admissions.

Monday 31 January

Works have been completed to restore St Cross Church and create the College’s new Historic Collections Centre.

Monday 31 January

Anna Lewis (Balliol 2003) has suspended her DPhil in Systems Biology in order to row the Atlantic.

Monday 13 December

Balliol graduate student Victor Prisacariu, one of 8 finalists in an international competition run by the company Freescale, has been declared winner after receiving the most votes on Facebook.

Wednesday 8 December

Professor Nick Trefethen has been awarded the biennial IMA Gold Medal by the Institute of Mathematics and Its Applications.

Thursday 2 December

<span style=”color: #000000;”>On the afternoon of 2 December 2010, a sundial that marks 30 years of women at Balliol was unveiled.</span>

Thursday 11 November

The Master and Fellows of Balliol College, Oxford, have elected the Right Honourable the Lord Rodger of Earlsferry PC FBA FRSE to serve as Visitor from 10 November 2010.

Friday 5 November

November 2010 marked the 50th year since Professor Denis Noble, Emeritus Fellow of Balliol, published a paper in the scientific journal Nature which laid the basis for the computer modelling of human organs.