Oxford

Are You Smart Enough To Get Into Oxford University?

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 12.10.2017 | UK

As one of Britain’s most prestigious institutions, Oxford University is notoriously difficult to get in to. Each year, 45,000 people apply for a pl...

Aung San Suu Kyi Is Betraying the Values She Once Championed

Omar Salem | Posted 27.09.2017 | UK Politics
Omar Salem

I still have a faint hope that Aung Suu Kyi might change her position on the Rohingya, as she acknowledged there was a problem by setting up the Advisory Commission on the Rakhine State and seemed sincere in her wish to solve it.

Oxford Student 'Too Clever' For Prison Given Suspended Sentence For Stabbing Ex

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 26.09.2017 | UK

An Oxford University student who a judge previously suggested was “too clever” to go to prison has been sparred jail time for stabbing her boyfrie...

Oxford-Bound 'Genius' Brian White Wins Battle To Stay In UK

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 05.09.2017 | UK

A 21-year-old “genius” who faced deportation despite winning a place to Oxford University has been told he can stay in the UK indefinitely. More t...

Malala, Who Was Almost Killed For Trying To Get A Basic Education, Just Won A Place At Oxford

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 17.08.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Malala Yousafzai - the Pakistani teenager who was shot in the head by the Taliban for campaigning for girls’ rights to education - has won a place t...

University Challenge Legend Bobby Seagull Gives His Top Tips For A Level Results Day

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 16.08.2017 | UK Universities & Education

When you think of Bobby Seagull - University Challenge legend and one of Britain’s most recognisable brainiacs - you probably don’t imagine that h...

Alleged Victim Of Chicago Murder Was 'Mutilated' In Domestic Incident

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 06.08.2017 | UK

Further tragedy was avoided by the surrenders of an Oxford University employee and a US professor who spent more than a week on the run as murder susp...

Police Closing In On 'Armed And Dangerous' Oxford University Worker Accused Of Murder

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 04.08.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Police believe they are closing in on an “armed and dangerous” Oxford University employee and bubonic plague expert suspected of stabbing a 26-yea...

How A Rare Copy Of The Wind In The Willows Led To A Savage Murder In Leafy Oxford

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.07.2017 | UK

A famous historian and antiquarian book dealer lay dead in the doorway of his four-storey Oxford home. His body has more than 30 knife wounds and a fi...

This Is Why Sleeve Length Is Causing A Major Row About Privilege At Oxford University

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 26.06.2017 | UK Universities & Education

One of Britain’s most prestigious universities has been gripped by a row over whether its graduation gowns are a form of discrimination. A group of ...

Stormzy Donated Thousands To Help A Fan Achieve Her Dream Of Studying At Harvard

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Stormzy has donated thousands of pounds to one young fan so she can realise her dreams of studying at Harvard University. Oxford Uni undergraduate Fi...

Oxford Uni Apologises After It Was Accused Of Calling People With Autism 'Racist'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 28.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Oxford University has apologised after it was accused of suggesting that people with autism are “racist”. The university sparked controversy earl...

Oxford Uni Accused Of Targeting Autistic Students After Calling Lack Of Eye Contact 'Racist'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 24.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Oxford University has been accused of targeting autistic staff and students, after it claimed that avoiding eye contact can be a sign of racism. The u...

University Challenge Analysis Shows Monkman Actually Gave An Amazing Performance

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 11.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Eric Monkman was criticised by some University Challenge viewers for “cracking under the pressure” last night after Joey Goldman and his Balliol C...

Viewers Can't Get Over Monkman's Adorable Reaction To Meeting Stephen Hawking

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Many University Challenge fans were surprised tonight when underdogs Balliol College, Oxford absolutely smashed their match against Eric Monkman and h...

Monkman Fans Devastated As Goldman Smashes University Challenge Final

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Since Eric Monkman charged onto University Challenge back in September in a whirlwind of enthusiasm and bellowed answers, his thousands of avid fans w...

The Definitive List Of Eric Monkman's Ultimate University Challenge Moments

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Since Eric Monkman first appeared on University Challenge last year, he has become a legend. Championed by his thousands of avid fans as “the perfe...

6 Photos That Prove Eric Monkman Is Most Definitely A Heartthrob

The Huffington Post | BeckyBarnes | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

University Challenge hero Eric Monkman has revealed he doesn’t understand why so many people have a BIG crush on him. As Monkman’s Wolfson College...

Here's The University Challenge Team Who Could Knock Eric Monkman Off His Pedestal

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

When Joey Goldman first hit our screens back in August, it was clear that he was going to do well in University Challenge. Brilliant, quick on the bu...

Monkman v Goldman: Who's In The Best Position To Be Named University Challenge Champion?

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

The University Challenge series finale will see sassy Oxford student Joey Goldman take on quiz show behemoth Eric Monkman. Heralded by fans as the ...

Joey Goldman To Face Off With Eric Monkman In 'Legendary' University Challenge Finale

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

University Challenge fans rejoiced tonight after it was revealed Joey Goldman will face Eric Monkman in what has been predicted to be a “legendary...

Oxford Wins Men's University Boat Race As Cambridge Triumphs In Women’s Contest

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 02.04.2017 | UK

Oxford has beaten Cambridge in the 163rd men’s Boat Race on the River Thames. Oxford cruised over the line to win with a time of 17 minutes exactly,...

Oxford To Win The 2017 Boat Race

Johnny Luk | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Sport
Johnny Luk

I will say straight off the bat, barring a sinking or crash; Oxford University Men's first team will win the 2017 Boat Race. I didn't go to either university, so I have no bias here.

University Challenge Fans Have A Very Unique Job Suggestion For These Contestants

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 20.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education

With their incredible brains on display to the nation each week, the contestants on University Challenge probably have their choice of amazing jobs wh...

Britain's Top Unis Face 'Brain Drain' Thanks To Uncertainty Over EU Workers' Rights

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 13.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Academics are already planning to leave the UK due to uncertainty over their rights following Brexit, leaders at Britain’s oldest university have wa...