How your oxbridge college affects your life

Does college matter for Geography applicants?

Applying to a college is one of the most confusing aspects of your Oxbridge admission, but one that is worth thinking about before sending your application. As all prospective Geography students know, Geography is a diverse subject with many subdisciplines. A-Level Geography students will recognise the two main subdisciplines as Human and Physical Geography, but…

Election Blues – Making Classics Relevant

The looming general election provides the perfect opportunity to examine the links between modern and ancient practices, and how this can significantly improve university applications. Modern politicians weren’t the only ones whose questionable decisions were subject to public ridicule. It’s the late third century BC, and it’s election time. Valerius Maximus, who could be likened…