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Attendees at the BAME Dinner 2020
BAME Dinner 2020 (Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic)
Warden's Statement
Oxford Annual Admissions Report Released

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New College's Virtual Open Days

Oxford and New College's annual July Open Days have moved online! Join us for our Virtual Open Days on Wednesday 01 July and Thursday 02 July.

New College Choir - Apart/Together

Young Oxford singers from the Choir of New College, Oxford, have joined up with production company, Positive Note, to produce a poignant call for attention, as the pandemic threatens the future of choral music in Britain.

New College Reads To You

David Raeburn Reads To You

David Raeburn’s distinguished career has taken in many years as a Classics schoolmaster, a Headmaster, and latterly a Classics Tutor at New College, Oxford.  Here he reads for #NewCollegeReadsToYou from his own Penguin Classics translation of Ovid’s Metamorphoses.

The passages he reads relate to a terrible plague in the Greek island of Aegina—as well as its aftermath, which sees the island miraculously repopulated.

What might Ovid’s mythological story have to say to us today?


New Quad

Multi-million pound plan for a new quad

The new buildings will include 108 student rooms on its Savile Road site, with a new entrance created on Mansfield Road.

This is a genuinely exciting plan, creating a stunning piece of architecture, and will for the first time enable us to house all undergraduates who wish to live in College accommodation.
New College Notes

Stephen Standish and the Provenance of the New College Astronomicum Cæsareum (1540)

One of New Colleges most visually striking printed books, that came into the hands of the Savilian Professor of Astronomy almost four centuries after its publication . . .

New College Library, Oxford, BT1.70.2, title page


New College Library and Archives, Oxford
Peter Apian, Astronomicum Cæsareum, New College Library, BT1.70.2