Latest news from Balliol

Wednesday 28 October 2020

James J. Collins (Balliol 1987), an innovator in synthetic biology, has been awarded the 2020 Dickson Prize for Medicine by the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.

Monday 26 October 2020

Black Spartacus: The Epic Life of Toussaint Louverture (Allen Lane, 2020) by Dr Sudhir Hazareesingh (CUF Lecturer in Politics and Tutorial Fellow in Politics) has been shortlisted for the Baillie Gifford Prize 2020, ‘the UK’s premier prize for non-fiction books’.

Tuesday 20 October 2020

Daniel Susskind (Career Development Fellow in Economics) has been appointed visiting professor, in the Department of Political Economy at King’s College London.

Tuesday 20 October 2020

Balliol has replaced its diesel van with an emission-free electric van.

Tuesday 20 October 2020

Why Study Mathematics? by Vicky Neale (Whitehead Lecturer in Mathematics and Supernumerary Fellow) will be published on 27 October.

Wednesday 14 October 2020

The year 2020 marks the centenary of women’s formal admission to Oxford University. On 14 October, the anniversary of the day when women were first awarded degrees at Oxford, Balliol flew the Oxford Women’s Suffrage flag.

Wednesday 14 October 2020

Congratulations to the Old Members of Balliol who were recognised by the Queen in the Birthday Honours List 2020.

Thursday 01 October 2020

Adam Nahum (Research Fellow in the Sciences at Balliol 2017-2020) has been awarded the Philippe Meyer Prize for Theoretical Physics 2020.

Monday 28 September 2020

David Freeman Outreach Officer Pravahi Osman reports on the Virtual Open Days held in July and September.

Monday 28 September 2020

A documentary film has been released on Professor Denis Noble (Emeritus Fellow) and his music group, The Oxford Trobadors.

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