A White Winter in Oxford

Naomi Richman investigates how heavy snowfall has affected students.

Join the debate: Is Christmas still fun?

Dhatri Navanayagam asks Oxford students what Christmas means to them today.

Sugarplum charity Ball a success

Cherwell caught up with guests at the Sugarplum charity ball, organised by Oxford students at London's Natural History Museum.

Arms investment protest

Students and residents from across Oxford have protested against the University's investments in arms companies

Why should you join Cherwell?

A short video explaining why you should apply to Cherwell.

Join The Debate: Labour Glasgow victory

What does Labour's by-election victory in Glasgow mean for the wider party ahead of next year's elections?

Join The Debate: Should sex education be compulsory for children in...

Would the government be right to force children to learn about sex from a younger age?

Getting To Know: The Wychwood Warriors

Cherwell's Ling Low meets Oxford's very own battle re-enactment society.

Join The Debate: Can student activism really change the world?

Just how effective are student protests?

Join The Debate: Should Tony Blair be the first EU president?

Is Tony Blair really the right person for the top EU job?


Strange creatures: monstrosity in Kafka’s ‘The Metamorphosis’

The world of literature is abundant with monsters: physical monsters, psychological monsters, benevolent monsters, evil monsters. However, there is hardly a monster as puzzling...

Should Philip Green have been named and shamed?

This follows Lord Hain naming Sir Philip Green in Parliament as the businessman accused of harassment

Why are you wearing a poppy?

Making Remembrance Day the default undermines its purpose

The appeal of method acting

Many actors go to great lengths in pursuit of an authentic performance

History should have no borders

Oxford’s curriculum is woefully Eurocentric