Lincoln MCR has now joined with over 22 common rooms in support of providing a student led initiative to provide scholarships at Oxford for refugees unable to study in their place of origin. Many more to follow this year!
Our motion was voted in with 83% of the votes casted in favour of it! Thank you to all the members of the college for passing our motion!
Thank you very much for the JCR members for passing our motion.
The response to our campaign has been quite overwhelming. We have to thank all the college members and college representatives for that. Just this past week Hertford MCR and JCR, St. Hughes JCR, Christ Church JCR, Linacre SCR, St.Catz MCR, Worcester SCR and Teddy Hall MCR have passed our motion.
Another successful step in our campaign as St. John’s MCR has passed the motion.
More than happy to announce that tonight we have passed the motion in four JCRs: Magdalen, Keble, Queen’s and Merton. Well done everyone. Thank you so much for your support. With every common room that joins in, we are coming a step closer to our aim to set up fully funded scholarships to welcome refugee […]
Magdalen MCR has passed the motion unanimously.
The campaign is growing! We are now supporting the establishment of a model group in at the University of Cambridge. It’s not about varsity competition, we want to get as many opportunities for refugees to continue their education as possible in institutions right across the UK as well as just here in Oxford.
Pleased to say that since last weekend we can now add St. Hilda’s MCR and Mansfield JCR to the growing list of common rooms which are committing to fund scholarships for refugees with Oxford students refugee campaign. To get your common room involved contact us via Facebook, Oxford students’ refugee campaign!
The campaign is proud to say that the motion has been passed by the Univ JCR, the first common room to do so.