The Graduate Recruitment team have been interviewing a range of current students to document their experiences studying at Oxford, for the benefit of prospective students who are trying to decide if Oxford is the right place for their next step. Their recent Medium article gives a behind the scenes look at this project.
Digital Education Photo Competition
The Digital Education team is looking for exciting and authentic photos capturing the innovative ways in which technologies are used all over the University of Oxford. Submit your best photo(s) of teaching and learning with technology for a chance to win a £25 voucher for the Ashmolean Rooftop Restaurant every week. The final winner will be awarded a £100 Amazon voucher. You can also vote for the best photo by giving your favourite a thumbs up on the Oxford Ideas platform.
GSS: Supervisor reporting open
The Graduate Supervision System (GSS) is used to review, monitor and comment on student academic progress and assess skills and training needs. Following the student reporting window, which has now closed for Trinity term, supervisor reporting is now open. You will be notified by email when your report is available to view and/or print from your GSS homepage.
Spotlight on graduate scholarships: Ernest Plange Kwofie
What has been the impact of receiving the Scholarship?
Without a fully funded scholarship there's no way I would have made it here. From my background it would have been difficult to finance postgraduate studies even in Ghana. Without this scholarship, even if I had to pay one tenth of the cost then it would have still been a very difficult thing. But with a fully funded scholarship, I’m just thinking about books and not my pockets.
Ramadan at Oxford
During Ramadan, Muslims all over the globe observe a month of daily fasting. The observance of Ramadan allows Muslims to increase their faith and become closer to God.
Get active during Mental Health Awareness Week
Mental Health Awareness Week will see Oxford University Sport spreading the word about the impact that leading an active lifestyle can have on mental well-being.
It will be providing students with advice and information on how to cope with these issues during the stressful exam period, as well as hosting inclusive fitness classes between 14 - 20 May, where you can come along to enjoy a free trial session, and try something new.