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May 27, 2014

Strange Oxford Traditions: Ascension Day

Oxford is a place of old traditions. This is never more in evident when linked to the Churches in Oxford. To this day, on Ascension ….

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photo (c) John Cairns

May 15, 2014

How Tutorials at Oxford Summer Courses help you defend your argument better

One of the great strengths of the tutorial system is that you are forced to defend your position. The benefit of having to present, clarify ….

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April 30, 2014

Strange Oxford Traditions: May Morning

The first of May is celebrated across the world, no less so than here in Oxford. The day begins the night before, as the most ….

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April 30, 2014

How Tutorials at Oxford Summer Courses help improve your Essay Writing Skills

The Tutorial is structured around the essay you write. Before you go to the tutorial you will write an essay on a question set by ….

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August 30, 2013

Tutorials at Oxford Summer Courses

I’ve just come out of a brilliant Modern British Government tutorial here at my College (Brasenose) and It’s inspired me to write something about the ….

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photo (c) John Cairns

July 30, 2013

Somerville College – Alumni

Oxford Summer Courses is hosted at Somerville College. While we are not a part of the University or the College, we are lucky enough to ….

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July 30, 2013

2 Weeks or 4 Weeks

Here at Oxford University, we don’t really do calendar dates like everyone else. Today isn’t the 26th of November to me, instead it is Tuesday ….

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July 30, 2013

C.S Lewis and Oxford’s Literary Heritage

Today, 22nd November, is the fiftieth anniversary of the death of C.S.Lewis, beloved author of (amongst other works) The Narnia Chronicles and well known as ….

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July 30, 2013

A Day at Oxford Summer Courses

It’s now been a few months since Oxford Summer Courses 2013 finished, and I’m back at Oxford getting on with my studies, I’m currently in ….

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