The Arts, Shakespeare and Gender Bias

On the Academic side of things, the Oxford Advanced Studies Program students have continued to thrive. Each student attends two tutorial each morning, as well as working for an hour long study period before lunch every day. Subjects range from law and business to the arts and literature. The students are working hard to complete […]

‘Alice in Wonderland’ and exciting adventures

Last week kicked off with an exciting and innovative murder mystery adventure. Lewis Carroll’s ‘Alice in Wonderland’ found its roots in this beautiful city of dreaming spires – but now the White Rabbit has been murdered and students had to discover the culprit! An afternoon of fun ensued where the students interrogated a terrifying Queen […]

Catwalk, casino & constellations

The OASP students of Bucksmore Brasenose have had an exciting week, demonstrating their creative flair and letting their hair down a little, alongside widening their scientific horizons. The week’s activities kicked off with an exiting and hilarious trash fashion show. This entailed groups of students, each provided with a variety of materials from newspaper to […]

Myths & superstitions

As well as a host of exciting activities ranging from ice-skating to visiting Bletchley Park, the Oxford Advanced Studies students have been racing ahead with their academic pursuits. A full program ensures that these Bucksmore students utilise the best in academia that the University of Oxford has to offer. Daily tutorials in multiple subjects give […]

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Brasenose students say goodbye on a Oxbridge Challenge

Our very successful sojourn at the historic Brasenose College, Oxford University has come to an end, our having hosted impressive groups of bright young students from around the globe. The feedback from the Oxford Tutors, who ran a diverse series of tutorials in 16 different potential university study choices, was extremely positive, as was the […]

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The end of an era for Brasenose students!

Sunday saw the week start with a lazy afternoon of shopping at Bicester Village followed by a relaxed evening of studies and lazing in the sunshine. Bicester Village houses a range of luxury designer outlets at a discount price enabling students to indulge themselves in some retail therapy after an extremely busy week. The week […]

Final session students at Brasenose go to Bicester village

On Monday, the newly arrived students had a tour of Oxford in order to familiarise themselves with the university and the town. Students visited Merton College, one of the oldest colleges within the university and explored the many ice cream and milkshake stores within the Covered Market. In the evening, the students had a ‘pub’ […]