Summer of Innovation 2020

What is the Summer of Innovation? The ‘Summer of Innovation’ is part of the IT Innovation Challenges scheme. The scheme is looking to fund a number of students to develop innovative digital projects based on ideas from students and staff. … Continue reading

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Dec 25. Merry Christmas!

  We wish you all a very, Merry Christmas and look forward to innovating with you in the new year 2020.

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Dec 24. IT Innovation Challenges 2020

As the old year draws to a close, the new is approaching. We expect 2020 to be a year full of innovation and new initiatives, starting in early January with the launch of the ‘Summer of Innovation’ challenge. The scheme is … Continue reading

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Dec 23. Oxford Ideas

If you know about IT Innovation Challenges you may also be familiar with our idea-sharing platform, Oxford Ideas. The online platform can be used to post ideas that others can then view, comment on and vote for. What you cannot … Continue reading

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Dec 22. Oxford Women

The University of Oxford is old. Very old. There is evidence of teaching as early as 1096, which makes it the oldest university in the English-speaking world. But did you know that it is less than 100 years since women were allowed to … Continue reading

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Dec 19. Self-Heal

Christmas is not necessarily a time of joy for everyone. If you are living with self-harm, or know someone who does, you may want to explore the ‘Self-Heal’ app. The free app features distraction task suggestions, useful contacts, information on … Continue reading

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Dec 18. Not going home for Christmas?

Still working? If you feel in need of a change of scenery as Christmas is coming closer, why not explore the Workplace Finder? Log in with your Oxford Single Sign-on and find places near you where you can sit and work. … Continue reading

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Dec 15. Not another Christmas movie

Oxford is beautiful and quaint, but have you ever thought about what the historic features, narrow pavements and cobbled streets mean for a wheelchair user? The Oxford Accessibility Project offers you the opportunity to see Oxford from a different angle … Continue reading

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Dec 14. Video recording made easy

You may have to wait another ten days for your Christmas presents but it is now quicker and easier than ever to create a video for your course website, conference or research. Thanks to the ‘Instant Video Creation’ project, the … Continue reading

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Dec 13. Access all areas?

Oxford colleges and halls have amazing spaces. Whether they are in old, historic buildings or new, modern constructions they play a central role in students’ lives and are a key component of the Oxford student experience. But have you ever thought … Continue reading

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