Sunday, 5 February 2012

Oxford dons ready to revolt on new Iron Lady honour

Plans to name a new building at Oxford University after Baroness Thatcher has divided academics at the institution.

She is one of Oxford's most illustrious alumnae, with a worldwide reputation.

But Baroness Thatcher was snubbed by her old university when it declined to award her an honorary degree during her time as prime minister.

Now, one of the university's biggest donors hopes to lay the dispute to rest by naming a major new building after her. 

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Saturday, 4 February 2012

Einmal noch in Oxford studieren

Kein Problem! Wer sich diesen Traum erfüllen möchte, hat in der Oxford Summer School die Möglichkeit, für eine Woche oder mehr in den nahezu heiligen Hallen der Oxford University zu wandeln und sich mit Gleichgesinnten seinem Lieblingsthema und der englischen Sprache zu widmen.

Read:  Article from Pablo No. 1 . 2012

Friday, 3 February 2012

Welcome to the Oxford Experience Blog

Welcome to the Oxford Experience Blog!

The Oxford Experience will be running for six weeks this year, from 1 July to 11 August.  During that time we will be offering over 60 different one-week courses in archaeology, architecture, British film, history, garden history, literature, music and philosophy.

You can come for one or more weeks, and live in Christ Church, Oxford's largest college and dine in the famous Hall.

You can find out more about the Oxford Experience at: and you can find the complete programme here...