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Tensions continue over Christ Church accommodation

Christ Church students have criticised the Colleges handling of its accommodation crisis, complaining about last-minute rule changes and a lack of information.

Although the College has now secured alternative accommodation for those who would have been forced to live out next year due to the planned renovations of Peckwater Quad, changes to ballot regulations have caused unnecessary stress for students. (more…)


Ten things I’ve learnt from my first term at Oxford

Having just finished my first term at Oxford, I thought I would share my eight weeks’ worth of wisdom with the world.

1. Sleeping is important. I don’t mean this in a ‘good for your health’ type of way – although that still stands. What I mean is, don’t expect to have a solid eight hours every night and don’t expect to be able to function all through the day. When an opportunity to sleep comes your way, take it.You don’t know when you will have another one.


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