News 2017-04-28T12:44:21+00:00
1902, 2018

Presidential Missive Week 6

February 19th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

Dear Cocoa Cornflakes,   A couple of fun exchanges this week, in addition to the usual offerings and a medical-themed colloquium on Thursday. Check out the line up for this year’s Blethcley Park week as well. The trip to Bletchley itself is now fully booked but the talks, seminars, and displays (check out the Enigma machine demonstration) are not to be missed.   Your M(iddle)C(ommon)R(oom) President   Claire   Special [...]

3101, 2018

Presidential Epistle: Hilary Week 3

January 31st, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

Dear Crunchy Nuts! We are well into Hilary Term now but it is never to late to start something new. This week we have a colloquium, a pub quiz for a cause, a beer tasting to expand your taste experience and a late-night viewing of the Superbowl in addition to the usual MCR activities. We want to respond to the feedback from the Holiday survey and more events in the [...]

2101, 2018

President’s Epistle Hilary Week 2

January 21st, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

Hello Kravers! (that’s a new one for me too!) Week 2 has some delightful offerings from the MCR team, including ice skating, a very apt correlation with the snowy weather we’ve been having here. And exchange dinner dates and sign ups are below. My apologies for the delay in getting this out to everyone. We are also reviewing the feedback we have received through the Christmas survey and will be [...]

1501, 2018

President’s Epistle: Hilary Week 1

January 15th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

Dear Cruncheroos! Exams and assignments have been the New Year lot for many of you already. Well done to all of you for powering through! The MCR has lined up a cracking Hilary Term Card to help you carve out some time with friends, some time for study, and some time for you. You can find the Term Card on the MCR website or on the Facebook group. I would [...]

701, 2018

Kellogg Community Engagement and Anne McLaren Awards

January 7th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

The Kellogg College Community Engagement Awards  and the Anne McLaren Award for Excellence are now open for applications! The deadline for both is 12 noon, Monday, January 22. Visit http://www.kellogg.ox.ac.uk/study/scholarships-at-kellogg-college/awards/  and Anne McLaren Award for Excellence  http://www.kellogg.ox.ac.uk/study/scholarships-at-kellogg-college/anne-mclaren-award/ for more information.

312, 2017

Presidential Epistle – Week 9

December 3rd, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Dear Special K-sters, Term maybe be over but one of the joys of being a grad student is that term is never really over. And so, this week continues to offer sports, academics, and socials galore! Some good things do come to an end however. Informal dinners are finished for 2017. Lunches continue until December 14. Thanks to the wonderful kitchen and dining staff again for the wonderful dishes we [...]

2611, 2017

Presidential Post: Week 8: Arts, Culture and Christmas

November 26th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Dear Corpus Crispies, Week 8 is Arts and Culture Week and this means there is a lot going on at college. Visit the Hub from Tuesday onwards to view the Serial: Creativity in Process Exhibition. The Exhibition culminates in a Reception on Friday, 5-7pm. Arts Week also incorporates Dr. David King’s piano performance on Tuesday and don’t miss what promises to be a fascinating and provoking talk by The Full [...]

1911, 2017

Presidential Epistle – Week 7

November 19th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Dear Frosted Wheats, We are coming into the home stretch, with Week 7 bringing us opportunities for intense study as well as relaxation. The first Virtual Academic Writing Group, specifically for students at a distance from Oxford, will take place this Sunday 2-5pm. Stay tuned for further information about how to join that. The Christ Church Regatta is happening this week. Come down to the Isis Wednesday to Saturday to [...]

1211, 2017

Week 6: Rockin’ and arollin’, movin’ and agroovin’

November 12th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Dear Just Rights (a rare but highly valued cereal brand containing all essential nutrients), Week 6 really takes off with new Academic Writing Groups, Blue Planet Screenings, and the much-anticipated British Cheese Quiz. There is something for everyone so find your favourite activity below and jump in! Special Events Weekly Events Advance Notices External Events   Special Events Part timer lunch – Wednesday 15th November 12:30-1:45pm, Hall Come along to [...]

511, 2017

Presidential Epistle: Week 5

November 5th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Dear Apple Jacks!   A shout out to all those who ran in the MCR elections last week: it was wonderful so see so many students interested and keen to contribute to college life. You can now find your complete MCR Committee for the 2017/18 academic year on the MCR website Week Five (yes, its Five already!) is Welfare Week and the MCR Welfare Officer, Anne Nierobisch, has several events [...]

2910, 2017

Week 4 Presidential Epistle – Vote! and Parliamentary Tours

October 29th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Dear Coco Pops! Special announcement for all students: The newly appointed Bynum Tudor Fellow, Lord Bilimoria, has offered to host students for a tour of the Houses of Parliament each term this year. The Michaelmas Term date is 17 November from 3pm-5pm. The tour will begin in Westminster Hall and will visit both the Lords and Commons. Afterwards, the participants will visit a committee room for a discussion and question [...]