Authors Posts by Niluka Kavanagh

Niluka Kavanagh


A guide to Oxford’s fashion stereotypes

Niluka Kavanagh assesses the 10 style categories that Oxford students tend to fall into...

Confessions of an Oxford Student

Things getting frisky: Cherwell conducted an anonymous survey and here are the results. REAL CONFESSIONS by Oxford University students

Campaign Against Human Trafficking

Cherwell speaks to the organisers of the Oxford Women Speak Out against human trafficking campaign, which took place around the Radcliffe Camera last week

Interview: Paco Erhard

Cherwell interviews the German comedian Paco Erhard about his journey into comedy and his show 'Paco Erhard: Worst. German. Ever', running this week in the Turl Street Kitchen

Men’s Catwalk Trends

Cherwell speaks to the people of Oxford about men's catwalk trends and the current white-meets-pink look

Preview: Parade the Musical

Cherwell speaks to the cast and crew of Parade the Musical, opening at the O'Reilly Theatre in sixth week

Beauty Corner: Hair that’s good enough to eat!

Niluka Kavanagh looks at the DIY way of getting great hair at a fraction of the price!

Brasenose Fashion Show

Cherwell goes behind the scenes of a fashion show at Brasenose, a part of their recent Arts Week.

College Bops

Cherwell talks to the students of Somerville College about fancy dress and what makes a good bop.

Dating in Oxford

Cherwell takes to Cornmarket to ask if Oxford really is the place for romance.


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.

Aung San Suu Kyi’s honorary degree should be revoked

If the degree was awarded to honour human rights, can it not be revoked to honour human rights?