Reading Classics at Wadham provided inspiration for award-winning filmmaker and foreign correspondent Charlotte Eagar (Classics, 1988) to co-found the Syria Trojan Women Project, currently touring the UK as Queens of Syria.
How many universities are there in the UK? How many different courses are there? East London school students attending the Wadham Access Roadshow were surprised to hear there are some 133 universities where you can study over 37,000 different courses.
Building steel bridges and testing their strength and using computers to programme robots on wheels are among the inspirational activities which have excited participants in the 2016 UNIQ Engineering Summer School, supported by Wadham College alumni.
Poet, teacher, translator and critic Hilary Davies (French and German, 1974) well remembers her interview at Wadham, not so much from the question about epoch or era but for the appearance of her interviewer.