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Oxford words

27 October 2016 - 0 comments - Fellow post

John Simpson, Emeritus Fellow and former Chief Editor of the Oxford English Dictionary, explains the origins of some well known Oxford words.

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President Post: How Britain could benefit by bringing workers into the boardroom

14 October 2016 - 0 comments - President Post

President Jonathan Michie discusses the economic merits of employee share ownership and representation on boards.

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Writing a biography of Sigmund Freud

26 September 2016 - 0 comments - Fellow post

Alistair Ross, Fellow and Dean of Kellogg College, and Director of Psychodynamic Studies and Associate Professor in Psychotherapy at the Department for Continuing Education, explains how he came to write his biography of Sigmund Freud.

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The burkini ban as a ‘civilizational panic’

26 September 2016 - 0 comments - Fellow post

Robin Cohen, Emeritus Professor and Senior Research Fellow, considers the background to France's burkini ban.

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Going for gold: An account of competing at the Rio Olympics

1 September 2016 - 0 comments - Alumni post

Paul Bennett (MSc Computer Science, 2013) won a gold medal for Team GB in the men's eight rowing at the Rio Olympics. Paul has given us his thoughts on competing at the Olympic Games.

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Climbing for a better education

9 August 2016 - 0 comments - Student post

From 30th June to 5th July 2016 Kellogg student Tarun Varma (MSc Child Development and Education 2015, MBA 2016) embarked on a significant mountain climb to raise money for Streetlight Schools in Johnanesburg, South Africa. In this blog post, Tarun writes about his trip and why he decided to climb for charity.

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Back to my second home

2 August 2016 - 0 comments - Student post

Kay Carson is a scholar and a DPhil student in Architectural History. Prior to undertaking doctoral studies, she graduated from Oxford with an MSt in the History of Design. Here, Kay reflects on both of her ‘first years’ and her experience of Kellogg College.

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Kellogg student climbs for a better education

9 June 2016 - 0 comments - Student post

Kellogg student Tarun Varma (MBA, 2016) is climbing Mt Blanc and the Matterhorn to raise money for Streetlight Schools in Johnanesburg, South Africa.

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Collaboration and partnership driving growth in the UK financial mutuals sector

11 May 2016 - 0 comments - Research Post

A new report released by the Centre for Mutual and Employee-owned Business proposes that, alongside competition, economic growth can be stimulated through collaborative partnerships

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How to live with difference?

28 April 2016 - 0 comments - Fellow post

Robin Cohen is a Senior Research Fellow and Professor Emeritus of Development Studies at the University of Oxford. In this post, Robin writes about his latest research, examining how people from different backgrounds manage to get along with each other.

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