oxford podcasts

Chief Executive of Stonewall, Ruth Hunt (St. Hilda’s, 1998)

Ruth Hunt discusses her current role at Stonewall and offers advice to students who are considering Oxford as a...

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Historian and Capability Brown expert, Dr Oliver Cox (Univ, 2006)

Dr Oliver Cox shares his passion for England’s greatest landscape designer, Capability Brown, in an interview...

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Freelance journalist and Broadcaster, Henry Bonsu (Magdalen, 1986)

Freelance journalist and broadcaster Henry Bonsu shares his experiences studying Modern Languages at Magdalen College...

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Marathon runner and coach, Mara Yamauchi (St. Anne’s, 1992)

Interview with Olympic athlete and public speaker Mara Yamauchi as part of the Alumni Voices Podcast series. Olympic...

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Women of influence in impact investing and social finance

Sujata Lamba, Director, World Bank and Shuen Chan, Permian Global Fund give a talk for the Oxford Impact Investment...

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Development of the UK’s fastest wind tunnel – a UK/Australia endeavour

Professor Matthew McGilvray, University of Oxford and Professor Richard Morgan, University of Queensland give a talk...

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Exam Preparation and Revision Part 3: The exam itself, before during and after

This podcast focuses on the exam itself, just prior to it, and what might help you to feel prepared.

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Exam Preparation and Revision Part 2: Planning and Revision

In this section there are some useful reminders of how to start planning for revision by taking stock of knowledge to...

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Exam Preparation and Revision Part 1: Getting into the right mind set

This is for any student who is preparing for taking exams at any point in their course. The podcast aims to start to...

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Self Compassion Part 2

This second podcast invites you to engage in two brief, meditative and compassionate exercises to further develop...

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Self Compassion Part 1

This introductory podcast explores the concept of developing your inner resource of self-compassion and the skills...

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The Price of Success. Common experiences of high achieving students: development, difficulties and change.

This podcast considers how personal difficulties arise and manifest amongst otherwise successful students.

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Daydreaming about ‘rustication’? Thoughts for students considering suspending their studies, but unable to decide.

This podcast offers food for thought to students who are feeling torn between suspending their studies in response to...

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Mastering Women’s Studies? Habitus and Hazards

Professor Ros Ballaster talks on the beginning of the Women's Studies course at Oxford in 'Mastering Women's Studies?...

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Time is money - Editor Rose Parkin

As an editor in publishing Rose is used to reshaping people's words. She's also done it with her life. Cutting out...

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Women in Oxford's History: Rose Potter Clarributt

Exploring the life of Rose Potter Clarributt: long-serving matron of the Radcliffe Infirmary

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Women in Oxford's History: Elizabeth Wordsworth

Exploring the life of Elizabeth Wordsworth: founding principal of Lady Margaret Hall and founder of St Hugh's College

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Women in Oxford's History: Maria Czaplicka

Exploring the life of Maria Czaplicka: Polish anthropologist of Siberian indigenous people

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Women in Oxford's History: Ida Busbridge

Exploring the life of Ida Busbridge: promoter of women's education at St Hugh's College

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Women in Oxford's History: Kofoworola Moore

Exploring the life of Kofoworola Moore: first black woman to graduate from the University of Oxford

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