Authors Posts by Esther Hodges

Esther Hodges


OUSU Debate 2014

This week sees Oxford go to the polls for the OUSU elections. Cherwell has been talking to OUSU's Presidential candidates.

Feminism Conference

Esther Hodges reports on the recent Feminism in Theory and Action conference for CherwellTV

Preview: OxfordOxford Festival

Cherwell looks ahead at the inaugural run of a brand new festival based right here in South Park, which hopes to become a permanent fixture to the festival circuit

Oxford professor: rules of the internet will be ‘forgotten’

Oxford professor Luciano Floridi warns that a European Court Ruling allowing people to remove their names from search engine results will change the face of the internet

Summer Eights 2014

Cherwell interviews rowers and spectators at the last day of Summer Eights 2014

Trashing supplies website trashes its criticism

Team behind student-run website defend 'symbolic and integral practice' of trashing after exams

Hertford JCR votes to subsidise Mooncups

Hertford JCR has voted to subsidise the purchase of sustainable feminine hygiene products Mooncups by members

Police investigating chants of "rape" in Central Oxford

Police are investigating a group, thought to contain a few member of the Wyvern Cambridge drinking society, who were chanting 'rape' on Oxford High Street

Oxford ranked second to last for social mobility

Research shows Oxford performs badly in a league ranking universities on social mobility

Vice Chancellor second highest paid in UK

Oxford University’s Vice Chancellor earns the second highest salary for his job in the country


Union Standing Committee vote to continue with Bannon event

Officials voted narrowly to not cancel the event, despite pressure from student groups

Oxford Dictionaries announce Word of the Year 2018

Runners-up included 'big dick energy', 'incel', and 'gammon'

Normal People Review – ‘a novel that speaks to the current climate’

Jenny Scoones discusses the portrayal of masculinity and friendship in Sally Rooney's second novel

Labour councillor suspended for anti-semitism to rejoin party

Lloyd-Shogbesan was suspended from the Labour council after he shared "inappropriate and offensive" posts

Oxford Union officers revolt against Steve Bannon invite

Union secretary Nick Brown has called an emergency meeting of Standing Committee – the society’s governing body – to vote on cancelling the event on Friday