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Varsity Vocab

Varsity 2012 is now over, but it's never too early to start planning next year: Cherwell is here to give you the A-Z rundown of Varsity lingo

Taking the piste: Varsity blog part 2

Two utterly inexperienced skiers take the plunge at the Oxbridge snowsports event in Val Thorens

Taking the piste: Varsity blog part 1

Two utterly inexperienced skiers take the plunge at the Oxbridge snowsports event in Val Thorens

Revolting Rhymes

Grace Goddard listens to performance poet Luke Wright waxing lyrical

The Closest Thing to Magic

Grace Goddard chats pop and politics with radio DJ and TV presenter Lauren Laverne

The big question: are you in or out?

Grace Goddard muses on the ins and outs of college highs and lows and housing woes

A Fresher’s Guide to Packing

Grace Goddard provides some handy tips on the Oxford eight-week packing saga for the incoming fresher

A culture of chaos

Grace Goddard throws herself into Nepalese life, and tries to remain intact.

Street Style #9

Cherwell's intrepid fashion team hunt down the fashionistas of Oxford

Review: Topshop’s ‘Urban Traveller’

Grace looks at Topshop's latest line of festival chic. Expect plenty of rhinestones, tie dye, prints, sequins, and studs


Fandom: democracy or tyranny?

Hollywood's decisions have become increasingly determined by internet fandoms

70% of students only drink to fit in, says NUS survey

Almost half of the survey’s participants claimed that prior to starting university they had a perception that students spent most of their time getting drunk.

Oxford ranked as Britain’s least socially inclusive university

Just one in ten students at Oxford view themselves as working class while over 60% of students went to a private or grammar school.

Voluntourism: how a booming industry has real world consequences

Combining volunteering with tourism often harms rather than helps disadvantaged communities

Follow the Money: How football puts finance over fans

In light of Bolton Wanderer's narrow escape from administration, we need to confront how money dominates our nation's favourite sport.