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The University of Oxford have released information based around cyber-attacks, as part of a Freedom of Information request. The information released was interesting, including the revelation that during a fifteen month period, over 200 cyber-attacks were attempted on the University. This figure is relatively high, though given the technology-oriented world we live in, is of […]

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Have you ever wondered about how many students are caught cheating at Oxford University? Well, statistics revealed today shows that 53 incidents were logged last year where students were caught plagiarising. This number marks a huge rise, and gives prominence to the idea that cheating is becoming a considerable problem at institutions in the United […]

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The University of Oxford is ‘hostile’ towards free speech on campus, according to a recent report by Spiked Online. The report has cast doubt over the notion that a University campus is a location which allows students and staff to engage in free speech. The report suggests very few Universities in the United Kingdom actually […]

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Statistics pertinent to mental health have been released by the University of Oxford as part of a Freedom of Information request. The headline findings are that the number of students seeking counselling has been rising over the past few years, with anxiety and depression the leading factors, while the University has spent over £1M on […]

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Universities across the United Kingdom are set to be affected by strikes by staff members throughout February and March, following an ongoing row regarding pensions. Both the University of Oxford and University of Cambridge have seen staff vote to join the strike. This has caused concern for students – who would be impacted by the […]

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Accusations of harassment, sexual misconduct and other abusive behaviour have been levelled at members of Oxford University‘s Conservative Association, following a party. It is alleged that during the event, several drunk students behaved poorly throughout the night. In subsequent accounts, the students have been described as ‘arrogant’, ‘hypocritical’ and ‘louts’. The accusations revolve around the […]

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The University of Oxford are set to utilise their iconic Botanical garden in an innovativr way – by launching their own brand of gin! The gin, which will use the name ‘Physic Gin’, will use flavours from 25 different botanicals from the famous garden – that actually dates back to the early 1600s! This will […]

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A well-known academic at the University of Oxford – Tariq Ramadan, is in French Police custody following accusations of rape against him, a judicial source has confirmed. Ramadan is a professor of Islamic Studies at St. Antony’s College, University of Oxford. Two accusations of rape have been levelled against Ramadan – a Swiss national – […]

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A student at the University of Oxford has been disciplined following his controversial decision to attend a ‘dress as your degree’ party as Professor Stephen Hawking. The student dressed up for an event this past Saturday, which led to a furious reaction from other students at the college. The College Dean was notified of the […]

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