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May 11, 2020

8 Incredible Discoveries Developed by Professors at the University of Oxford

From various theoretical and psychological concepts to scientific breakthroughs, the University of Oxford has been home to a whole range of inventions and discoveries over ….

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April 30, 2020

A Guide to May Morning in Oxford

Every year, on May 1st, thousands of people gather on the streets of Oxford before dawn in a unique tradition to welcome the start of ….

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April 06, 2020

11 Must-Read Books Set in Oxford

Wish you could travel to Oxford right now? Take a virtual trip to the city of dreaming spires with 11 books that are set in ….

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February 17, 2020

The 5 Oldest Universities in the World

  University of Cambridge, UK – 1209 It is widely believed that the University of Cambridge was founded in 1209 by a group of Oxford ….

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February 07, 2020

6 Unusual University of Oxford Traditions

  Wearing White Tie to Exams Oxford finals (exams) must be sat in a mixture of garments, similar to white tie dress. The outfit, which ….

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January 27, 2020

3 Pioneering Female Engineers That Made History

Engineering has been a male dominated field for centuries with today, only a mere 12% of engineers in the UK are female. It’s not something ….

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November 19, 2019

5 Famous Nobel Prize Winners From The University of Oxford

The University of Oxford holds claim to many Nobel laureates. As of November 2019, 72 Nobel Prize winners, 3 Fields Medalists and 6 Turing Award ….

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October 25, 2019

Remember, Remember the 5th of November!

  What is Guy Fawkes Night? Born in 1570 in York, Guy Fawkes was a devout Catholic who disagreed with the very anti-Catholic practices of ….

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October 25, 2019

5 Ghosts That Haunt The University of Oxford

  King Charles I During the English Civil War, Oxford was home to King Charles I, a city where there was a Royalist stronghold during ….

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