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13 October 2016, 11:21am

4 Ways the Internet Has Changed the English Language

Go back ten years and you would have found endless hand-wringing articles about how our us...Read more

10 October 2016, 9:00am

How to Survive Your First Academic Conference: 10 Vital Tips

If you’ve never been to an academic conference, it can be an intimidating experience. Yo...
06 October 2016, 9:01am

7 Ways to Stay in Touch with School Friends When You Go to University

One of the hardest things about going to university is leaving your school friends behind....
03 October 2016, 9:00am

5 Things about Oxford that Have Stayed Constant Over the Centuries

One of Oxford’s greatest charms is its sense of continuity. You should also read… ...
29 September 2016, 9:01am

The Great British Grammar School Debate: 5 Things You Need to Know

For most people in the UK, grammar schools are associated with the past, belonging to an a...
26 September 2016, 12:32pm

How to Work Out What To Do When You Graduate

When you leave school, the path is set out for you. When you finish your undergraduate deg...
22 September 2016, 10:08am

How the Rest of the UK’s Top Ten Universities Compare to Oxford

If you’re dead set on going to Oxford, it’s important to remember that there are still...
19 September 2016, 9:09am

6 British Inventions that Changed the World

Britain has long been characterised as a nation of inventors. You should also read… ...
15 September 2016, 4:13pm

8 Things to Read and Watch to Understand British Politics

British politics is remarkably hard to follow at the moment. You should also read… 4...
12 September 2016, 9:01am

10 British Political Leaders Who Shaped History

In the past 100 years, Britain has played a pivotal role in world history. You should also...
08 September 2016, 9:08am

8 Ways to Check If You’ve Really Understood Your Studies

You might have heard of the concept of “teaching to the test”. You might also enjoy...
05 September 2016, 9:00am

8 Things to Try Out This School Year

The new school year is starting, and often it’s a time of resolving to work harder, pull...