#Oxford

  • Article: Meghan Markle Is Tackling 'Staggering' Race Discrimination in British Universities
    Citizenship

    Meghan Markle Is Tackling 'Staggering' Race Discrimination in British Universities

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 19, 2019

    Of 19,000 recorded professors in Britain in 2016/7, just 25 were black women. Read more

  • Article: A State School in One of London’s Poorest Areas Sees Record 41 Pupils Offered Oxbridge Places
    Education

    A State School in One of London’s Poorest Areas Sees Record 41 Pupils Offered Oxbridge Places

    By Joshua James Parfitt|Jan. 18, 2019

    Brampton Manor Academy aims to get students from disadvantaged backgrounds into higher education. Read more

  • Article: Over 100 Female STEM Scholars From India Just Met UK PM Theresa May for Tea
    Education

    Over 100 Female STEM Scholars From India Just Met UK PM Theresa May for Tea

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 6, 2018

    The prime minister welcomed the women to No. 10 Downing Street. Read more

  • Article: Oxford University Just Took More Women Than Men for the First Time
    Education

    Oxford University Just Took More Women Than Men for the First Time

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 25, 2018

    It’s 1,000 years old, but finally Oxford is learning. Read more

  • Article: This Girl Just Became the First State School Pupil Ever to Win Individual Prize at Eton Debate
    Education

    This Girl Just Became the First State School Pupil Ever to Win Individual Prize at Eton Debate

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 23, 2017

    Selina Begum, 16, is from one of the most deprived areas in the UK. Read more

  • Article: This World-Famous London Street Could Be Traffic-Free by Christmas 2018
    Environment

    This World-Famous London Street Could Be Traffic-Free by Christmas 2018

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 6, 2017

    Air pollution is one of London’s “most significant environmental challenges.” Read more

  • Article: This British City Is Set to Become ‘World’s First Zero-Emissions Zone’
    Environment

    This British City Is Set to Become ‘World’s First Zero-Emissions Zone’

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 12, 2017

    Non-electric cars will be phased out from 2020. Read more

  • Article: Oxford Has Stripped Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi of Special Honour After Rohingya Crisis
    Citizenship

    Oxford Has Stripped Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi of Special Honour After Rohingya Crisis

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 3, 2017

    It is an “unprecedented step” for the city’s council. Read more