• Opening the school gates

    Opening the school gates

    At Oxford, Gautam Patel gained a Masters in biochemistry — and the inspiration to do something utterly different.
  • Rites of passage

    Rites of passage

    Study and internships abroad through Oxford can be life-changing — and not only for the students.
  • Vivienne Faull

    Vivienne Faull

    A pioneering woman priest speaks as the first female bishop is consecrated.
  • How I shot Simon Rattle

    I shot Simon Rattle

    Exclusive: Story behind the photo unveiled to mark the conductor's 60th.
  • The listener

    The listener

    TV psychologist Stelios Kiosses tells how he helps people manage their issues holistically.
  • The time traveller

    The time traveller

    Explorer Tim Severin recalls his first historical journey – to China with Boris Johnson’s dad.
  • Sleepless in Oxford

    Sleepless in Oxford

    We’ve forgotten how to sleep and it’s affecting our mental health, says a pioneering Oxford scientist.
  • China's new long march

    China’s new long march

    What lies ahead for a nation Mao would barely recognise? The director of Oxford’s China Centre reads the signs.
  • Food for Thought

    Food for thought

    As the world population soars, Oxford is pioneering research to meet the challenge of feeding ten billion mouths.
  • Consummatum est

    Consummatum est

    101 years after it began, a truly definitive Latin dictionary project has ended – with a beer.