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Christopher Walton MBE together with Sir Isaiah Berlin at Wolfson College. Image courtesy of Henry Hardy.
29 April 2021
Christopher Walton MBE (1931-2021)

It is with great sadness that the College has been informed of the death of Christopher Walton MBE, who died on 28 April 2021 at the age of 90.

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27 April 2021
New Scientist features new physics book from Wolfson Fellow Chiara Marletto

The physicist’s promising exploration into counterfactuals, The Science of Can and Can’t, gains global traction with leading coverage in New Scientist and an upcoming interview with BBC.

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27 April 2021
Wolfson fellow Paul Aveyard makes significant discoveries in Covid-19 research

Professor Paul Aveyard, Governing Body Fellow at Wolfson, led a recent Covid-19 study which found people with certain chronic respiratory diseases have a much lower chance of developing severe Covid-19 than previously thought. 

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Our upcoming events

Wolfson College in Conversation with Sydney Roberts
Tuesday 18 May 19:00-20:00
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Trends of Transphobia in France and beyond
Tuesday 18 May 17:00-18:30
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Wolfson Study Sessions
Wednesday 16 June 11:00-13:00
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The College is temporarily closed to visitors until further notice. 

Whether you are in town for an open day or simply want to join one of the many seminars and talks happening here, we invite you to explore our College and community. Take a tour, attend a concert, or stroll through our gardens and our buildings, with their award-winning architecture.

Wolfson College,
Linton Road, Oxford
The Lodge Reception: +44 (0) 1865 274 100
Wolfson College
Mon-Sat: 9am–9pm

A minibus service runs for College members between the College and the city centre every 20 minutes in the early morning, early afternoon, late afternoon and early evenings on Mondays to Fridays. Learn more about the minibus service.

Nearby public transport
Buses to and from the city centre are numerous and frequent, and leave from the end of Linton Road. All buses from the College into town stop on St Giles’ and most buses from the centre to Summertown along Banbury Road stop at the end of Linton Road. For timetables and fares, visit The Oxford Bus Company or Stagecoach websites.

A friendly, dynamic, and open College. Changes take place daily: new buildings are built, more scholarships and career opportunities are created. This is a place where your potential can be realized and your ideas are supported, both financially and emotionally.
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