Brasenose Students visit the West End

During the Bucksmore ASP Programme at Brasenose College, we have many trips around the South of England. One of the particularly popular excursions is a trip to the museums in London and the theatre. This trip is during the week and allows the students to finish off their morning lectures for a welcome break in […]

Brasenose ASP Students develop in Workshops

At our Brasenose centre, as part of the students’ academic program, they took part in a workshop of their choice. These workshops were either focused on Debating, Journalism, Entrepreneurship, Film Studies and Drama and consisted of 3 hours, 3 times within the space of 2 weeks. Debating was one of the most popular workshops possibly […]

Whistle Stop Tour of London for Brasenose Students

Setting off from Oxford in the early afternoon, Bucksmore Advanced Studies Programme (ASP) students were whisked away to the busy, bustling streets of London. The first stop was the Tate Modern, an art museum housed in the enormous empty shell of a former power station. Our enthusiastic Bucksmore scholars were set loose to explore the […]

Bristol Escape Rooms & Inflatable Fun!

On Wednesday afternoon, Bucksmore OASP students travelled to Bristol to put both their brains and bodies to the test. On arrival, the group of sixty was divided into two. One group arranged themselves into teams of ten, and each team was then locked in one of City Mazes’ famous EscapeRooms. Teams had just one hour […]

T-Shirt Decorating!

In the first half of the Oxford Advanced Studies Programme at Brasenose College, activities took a turn for the creative as students decorated t-shirts! Well equipped with plain white t-shirts and an array of colourful clothes pens, the students were set to work on their masterpieces in the making. With the World Cup drawing quickly […]

Brasenose College Graduation!

On Friday 13th, 71 students celebrated graduation at the end of their two-week course. Dressed up in their finery, the students headed over to Brasenose college where the evening started with a formal three-course dinner in hall. After enjoying the Mediterranean salad, roast chicken, and chocolate torte, the students received their graduation packs. These included […]

Brasenose – World Cup semi-final: France vs Belgium

Written by Mr. Alex   A large contingent of Bucksmore OASP students at Brasenose gathered to watch France face Belgium in the World Cup semi-final on Tuesday night. It was a great occasion. The match was projected onto the big screen for all to see. The Undercroft was decked out in memorabilia from World Cups […]

Entrepreneurship Workshop at Brasenose

Written by Mr. Alex   The entrepreneurship workshop is back at Bucksmore. This year, we explored entrepreneurship from many an angle, culminating in a business plan presentation. We started from the basics. The students were asked what entrepreneurship means, and the benefits and drawbacks of running one’s own business. Whilst there is the attraction of […]

Ascot, Football & Mocktails at Brasenose!

On a sunny Friday evening the Bucksmore students at Brasenose College had the opportunity to witness some of the greatest aspects of British life all rolled into one night: pretty ponies, football fanaticism and delightfully exotic drinks! Since most of our students are caught up in the World cup fever they had no trouble going […]