Richard Dawkins extends the selfish gene on its 40th anniversary, we examine what Brexit will mean for the University and take a closer look at a new breed of eco-car
The Campaign Report 2015/16 reports on some of the incredible projects and activities made possible by gifts to Oxford
Drawing on her own experience in a male-dominated business, Sue Unerman (Mansfield, 1979) provides easy-to apply strategies for success in her new book
Learn more about free online resources available to alumni
The University's Language Centre offers a number of courses and programmes per year with prices specifically aimed at alumni:
- LASR - Languages for Study and Research - this non-assessed daytime programme offers an affordable and steady year-round solution to foreign language learning for research, study and personal interest. Applications are accepted throughout the year, and those with academic need for a language course may make priority applications. Alumni price - £135
- OPAL - Oxford Programme in Languages - this late afternoon/early evening foreign language programme is intended for those who are highly motivated, willing to commit to a fast-paced course and wish to obtain a certificate of achievement. Entry for OPAL courses is strictly from the start of Michaelmas Term. Most colleges and some departments offer financial support. Alumni price - £280 for Michaelmas & Hilary + £75 for examination & project fee in Trinity
For more details and to view the languages on offer, please visit the Language Centre course page.
The Director of Modern Art Oxford talks about his transition from Modern History into a career in contemporary art
Director of Modern Art Oxford, Paul Hobson, shares his experiences studying Modern History at Brasenose College and talks about how he transitioned into a career in contemporary art.
As well as reading Modern History at Oxford University, Paul also completed post-graduate studies in aesthetics and contemporary visual theory. Since then he has worked for more than twenty years in the art world in senior roles for the Contemporary Art Society, The Showroom, the Serpentine Gallery, and Royal Academy of Arts in London. He has been Director of Modern Art Oxford since 2013.