The Wolfson College Record is a formal account of the past year.
Easter Break Closure
The College is closed from Thursday 29 March to Tuesday 3 April 2018. Please see below for specific college and university facilities opening hours and contact information for the break.
If you have an enquiry over the holidays, please contact the Lodge. Open: Mon–Sun 8:00–23:00. Our Night Porter is available during the evenings.
The bus will not be running over the easter break. Please note that on Tuesday 3 April and Wednesday 4 April the minibus will finish early, the last bus leaving Wolfson at 15:30 and Broad Street at 15:42.
Food in Hall
Last meal served in the Hall before the break will be lunch on the Wednesday 28 March. Food will be served next on Tuesday 3 April 2018.
You will be able to access the library with your University Card over the break.
Last office day is Wednesday 28 March, 17:00. Open again: Tuesday 3 April 2018.
Last office day is Wednesday 28 March, 16:30. Open again Tuesday 3 April 2018, 8:30.
Other College Facilities
The East Common Room and the Common Room will remain available for use. The Gym, Squash Courts and Music Room will be open. Keys can only be collected when the Lodge is open. The Grand Piano in the Hall is sadly not available.
Welfare Officers Event
If you are staying in Oxford during the Easter break, please join the Welfare team who will be having a potluck event (everyone brings and shares food & drink). Please go here to read the details and formally register your interest.
Holiday Contact Information
- The Lodge: 01865 274100
- Emergency services (Fire, Ambulance, Police): 999
- Police non-emergency: 101
- NHS non-emergency number: 111
- Samaritans: 01865 722122
University Closure Dates
Many buildings will be shut from Thursday 29 March through to Monday 2 April inclusive for the Easter break. Should you need emergency assistance over the Easter break, please contact Security Services on 01865 (2) 89999 or for non-emergencies contact 01865 (2) 72944.
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The President’s Seminar series provides a platform for the presentation and discussion of some of the fascinating and ground-breaking research that is carried out by Wolfsonians at all career stages.
In this term's seminar Prof Wolfgang de Melo will talk about gravity and levity in Varro, the Roman Grammarian; Dr Felix Tennie will speak on gravity and what we believe to know about it; Mr Alexander Hardie-Forsyth will focus on Laurence Sterne's line of gravitation.Clubs & Societies22 - 22Oct OctItalian language course by OUISMonday 22 October - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
The Oxford University Italian Society (OUIS) organises weekly classes open to all those interested in learning Italian. The beginners course is in Wolfson (seminar room 3, but check at the lodge) on Mondays at 19:30. Italian classes at other levels are also organised in different locations.Lectures and Seminars24 - 24Oct OctThe Kitchen Cabinet, BBC recordingWednesday 24 October - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
BBC radio's long-running panel show, "The Kitchen Cabinet" comes to Wolfson for recording. TICKETS MUST BE BOOKED via http://www.bbc.co.uk/showsandtours/shows/the_kitchen_cabinet_2018 PHOTOGRAPHIC ID MUST BE SHOWN FOR ENTRY