Authors Posts by Sophie Jamieson

Sophie Jamieson


Cherworld: Trinity Week 8

In an end of year Cherworld special, former presenters Beth Mckernan and Robin McGhee join Sophie and Anthony to discuss whether Oxford's 'toff' image is putting people off applying.

Cherworld: Trinity Week 7

Sophie and Anthony are joined by outgoing editors Rachel Savage and Vicky Lim for a very topical and divisive debate. The Royals: providers of sterling service to the nation, or a bunch of anachronistic freeloaders?

Cherworld: Trinity Week 6

Sophie and Anthony discuss Cherwell's recent investigation into college security, should colleges be doing more to keep us safe and sound?

Education for life

Following news of an 82 year old woman gaining a diploma from Oxford, Sophie Jamieson talks to the department director and one of the students at Oxford's Continuing Education department, discussing the importance of adult learning and the opportunities there for undergraduates.

Cherworld: Trinity 2012 Week 5

Sophie Jamieson and Anthony Collins discuss Mark Thompson's recent comment that there are too many Oxbridge graduates at the BBC. Is the outgoing Director General making a laudable stand for diversity or hypocritically biting the hand that fed him?

Cherworld: Trinity Week 4

Sophie Jamieson and Anthony Collins discuss the results of Cherwell's survey into the use of academic drugs at Oxford. Ill-advised cheating or legitimate studying strategy?

Cherworld: Trinity Week 3

Sophie Jamieson is joined by guest presenter Anthony Collins to discuss the results of Oxford's council elections, and the controversial comments of one UKIP candidate

Report: Oxford Council Elections

Cherwell reports direct from the council election count in Oxford Town Hall, bringing you coverage of the first results to be announced and the reactions of Oxford students who stood for election.

Cherworld: Trinity Week 1

Robin and Sophie are back for Trinity, discussing this week's investigation into the growing number of British students heading abroad for their higher education. Is the UK falling behind their international competitors?

Cherworld: Hilary Week 7

In a Cherworld special, ex-presenter Beth McKernan returns to join Sophie and Robin as they discuss the latest tourist attraction in town: Maths tours.


Oxford Club Couture

Feathers, latex, or pyjamas: the dress code for Oxford clubs knows no bounds

Letter To: My Incoming College Children

You will make friends, you will fit in. Plus, you always have our college family!

Uni ‘spends £108,000’ to recruit each additional low-income student

Recent analysis also suggests no connection between the proportion of students from poorer postcodes and final exam scores

India’s legalisation of gay sex is India’s success, not the West’s

Western coverage of India's overturning of Section 377 was at best uninformed and at worst insulting

The Art of Small Talk

At the beginning of October a hormonal mass of teens, infused with adrenalin and trepidation, will descend on Oxford for a week of clumsy...