Keep Off The Grass

Keep Off The Grass

Formals: The truth behind the tradition

An introduction to formal halls

Oxford Club Couture

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

Lessons learned: Long-distance relationships

Long-distance may seem daunting, but it can often improve a relationship.

Hall food: A short introduction

Not all of us are master chefs when we get to uni – but fear not!

Meet the Parents: College Families Explained

Bizarre but brilliant- who are these 'college parents' and why are they writing letters to you?

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...

Bop ’til you drop!

Cheaper, easier and all-round better than a night out, Bops are an iconic part of Oxford life

How to: Lecture Note-taking

Scribbler or studyblr? Here are our strategies for effective note-taking.

The Cherwell Freshers’ Packing List

After experiencing three terms of packing and re-packing, you will soon become adept in knowing exactly what you take to university. The first Michaelmas...

Freshers’ Week – the highs and the lows

Honor Brocklebank-Fowler describes finding her feet during Freshers' Week

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The traditional restaurant sticks to the classics from India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan

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Sam Shepard's play explores the tensions behind the American Dream.
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Chanel's latest show sees Karl break out of the comfort zone in unapologetic extravagance.
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Poetry in motion: the nature of lyrics

Should lyrics be given the same respect as poetry?