University of Oxford

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Oxford university urged to reject donation from Russian-British businessman
Ministers have imposed sanctions on Said Gutseriev, who donated £2.6m to university in 2019

Jasper Jolly

30, Jun, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Simon Preston obituary
Charismatic organist, master of the choristers at Westminster Abbey and conductor who made more than 100 recordings

Barry Millington

07, Jun, 2022 @4:38 PM

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Richard Bird obituary
Other lives: Computer scientist whose polished style led to his being known as the ‘poet laureate of functional programming’

Jeremy Gibbons

03, Jun, 2022 @3:41 PM

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Nadhim Zahawi’s Oxbridge claim is an insult to state school students | Letters
Letters: Michael Pyke takes issue with Nadhim Zahawi’s argument that it is up to state schools to improve access to elite universities. Plus letters from Richard Duckworth, Gerald Sandison and Nigel Gann


18, May, 2022 @5:11 PM

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Ferdinand Marcos Jr urged to stop pretending he has an Oxford degree
University has said Philippines leader was awarded ‘special diploma in social studies’ in 1978, not a BA

Ben Quinn

16, May, 2022 @5:52 PM

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The ugly consequences of the right’s culture war | Letters
Letters: Dominic McGinley and Cynthia Dunn respond to Aditya Chakrabortty’s article about the Oxford University student who became the focus of a rightwing press frenzy last summer


13, May, 2022 @3:52 PM

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Hate mail and death threats: how the right wrecked one man’s life for its culture war | Aditya Chakrabortty
Matthew Katzman was forced out of the UK after he was accused of ‘cancelling the Queen’. For pundits and politicians, it was all just lucrative fun, says Guardian columnist Aditya Chakrabortty

Aditya Chakrabortty

12, May, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Oxford and UCL tipped to win lion’s share of grants in UK research audit
Northumbria soars up research excellence framework ratings of 76,000 academics used to divide up £2bn annual funding

Richard Adams, Education editor

11, May, 2022 @11:01 PM

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Former Oxford college dean and senior cleric to leave Church of England
Martyn Percy cited a ‘parlous state of safeguarding’ and ‘culture of bullying and harassment’ in the church

Harriet Sherwood

10, May, 2022 @11:01 PM

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Chums: How a Tiny Caste of Oxford Tories Took Over the UK by Simon Kuper – review
A penetrating analysis of the connections that enabled an incestuous university network to dominate Westminster and give birth to Brexit is perceptive and full of surprises

Tim Adams

01, May, 2022 @6:00 AM

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The Oxford Union parades ignorance with no shame – no wonder the Tories love it | Zoe Williams
So Angela Rayner does not have Boris Johnson’s ‘debating training’. Is that a reference to mumbling about Peppa Pig World, asks Guardian columnist Zoe Williams

Zoe Williams

28, Apr, 2022 @12:59 PM

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The prime minister merely echoes the empty threats of King Lear | Brief letters
Brief letters: ‘Terrors of the earth’ | Oxford Union debating skills | Half Man Half Biscuit | Expecting the Spanish Inquisition


27, Apr, 2022 @4:50 PM

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