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  • Medical Reunion

    All alumni who studied Medical Sciences, Physiology, PPP and related subjects are warmly invited to the fourth triennial reunion of the Wadham Medical Society, which also marks the retirement of Dr Stephen Goss.

    01.10.2016

    Medical Society Dinner
  • Anything Goes

    Wadham undergraduate Leo Munby (Oriental Studies, 2013) is Musical Director for this student production of Cole Porter's hit musical comedy.

    12.10.2016

Venue hire and accommodation

Wadham College's historic buildings, magnificent gardens and comfortable accommodation combined with its central location, up to the minute facilities and excellent catering, provide the perfect location for your conference, summer school, reception, dinner, overnight stay or meeting. Watch a video showing Wadham's conference facilities.

conference facilities

Cliff Davies 1936-2016

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Emeritus Fellow and former College archivist Cliff Davies (History, 1956). Cliff died peacefully today 29/9/2016, surrounded by his family. He will be greatly missed. Details of a memorial service will be published in due course.

Cliff Davies

Development plans for Wadham College

Following the promise of significant funding from generous benefactors, Wadham has asked internationally acclaimed architect Amanda Levete to develop designs for the replacement of the JCR and Goddard Building (staircases 16 and 17).

28.09.2016

Goddard building

Wadham's 17th Century Library

Back to front books, chained in place on the desks and only available to graduate students…these were normal features of seventeenth century libraries explains bibliographic historian Will Poole in a new short film about Wadham Library.

26.09.2016

Will Poole in the Stack

Wadham Journal - Disability Issue

Disability is the focus of the latest issue of the Wadham Journal, which shares the work of Wadham’s graduate students with the wider College community.

21.09.2016

Changing faces

No longer will Dorothy Wadham be the sole woman who looks out from the wall of Wadham’s early seventeenth century dining hall.

19.09.2016

Michael Birt portraits

Essay prize competition

Submissions are open for two Wadham College prizes, each worth £200, rewarding original essays on any subject.

 

16.09.2016

A Weekend of Alumni Dinners

Some 200 alumni and guests were welcomed back to Wadham to attend the annual 1610 Society and Wadham Alumni dinners. 

16.09.2016

Tendon mending

New detail on the microstructural mechanics of tendons has been revealed in the latest published work from Wadham Engineering Fellow Mark Thompson and the Oxford Mechanobiology Group.

12.09.2016

Ann Harvey - Tendon microstructure

Hong Kong reunion

Emeritus Fellow in Engineering, Dr Colin Wood, was a guest of honour at a gathering of China based alumni in Hong Kong this month.

08.09.2016

Colin Wood with former students

Silver medal for Wadham rower

Wadham rower Maddy Badcott (English, 2013) wins a silver medal in the World Rowing Under-23 Championships 2016 in Rotterdam.

07.09.2016

Medal winning eights

Iffley Road plans unveiled

Proposals for the development of student accommodation in the Dorothy Wadham Building on the Iffley Road site were unveiled at a public consultation event on Thursday.

05.09.2016

Iffley Road plan

Straight-talking Politics

The power of language, political spin, free speech, and the limits of democracy have been the focus of discussion and debate at this year's Politics summer school.

01.09.2016

Politics summer school participant

University Challenge

Four intrepid Wadham students took on Robinson College, Cambridge in a first round match of the student quiz University Challenge on BBC2.

31.08.2016

Wadham's University Challenge team

Aspirational Classics

Exploring the art and archaeology of ancient Greece and Rome in the Ashmolean Museum’s collection of ancient artefacts was one highlight of this year’s Classics Summer School.

30.08.2016

Summer school students

Introducing Jonah

Having achieved popular approval in her welfare role, Wadham welfare ‘cat’ Maisie, now aged 14, has been training a young apprentice, Jonah, to help with the job.

23.08.2016

A day in the life of a Wadham Porter

Wadham Lodge is staffed 24/7 by a team of porters who present the ‘face of Wadham’.

11.08.2016

Wadham porters

Graduate jobs - a one-stop shop

A free app to help students find the most suited job for them without filling out endless application forms is to be launched in September by Wadham undergraduate, Nicholas Shekerdemian (Chinese, 2013).

08.08.2016

Nicholas Shekerdemian

Wadham launches Access to Excellence programme

An exciting strategy to improve diversity and access to Oxford University was revealed by Wadham College at an event on Saturday.

02.07.2016

Library

Wadham's collection of rare books includes a Shakespeare first folio and a 1543 publication by Nicolaus Copernicus...

Visiting Wadham

Visitors are welcome to Wadham College during opening times. Prospective students are welcome at any time. (You may be asked to return if an occasional restricted event is taking place).

 
Term time
13.00 - 16.15
Out of term
10.30 - 11.45
13.00 - 16.15

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