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Student Administration and Services

Series associated with Student Administration and Services

Orientation for New Students at Oxford
Overcoming a Sense of Academic Failure
# Episode Title Description People Date
1 Academic Essentials (Postgraduate) An introduction to academic life at Oxford specifically for new postgraduate students with advice about how to navigate the demands of your course. Allison D'Ambrosia, James Tibbert 14 Aug 2019
2 Academic Essentials (Undergraduate) An introduction to academic life at Oxford specifically for new undergraduate students with advice about how to navigate the demands of your course. Teodora Musatoiu, Liam Arbuthnot 14 Aug 2019
3 Social Essentials How to make the most of your social experience at the University, including information about joining student clubs, college life, University sports, Freshers’ Fair, transport and day-to-day life in the city of Oxford. Joe Inwood, Toni Adenle 14 Aug 2019
4 Creative Commons What to do About Failure: Personal Actions. How to take action to change the role failure plays in your life. Susan Blackmore, Julia Bray, Rachel Bray, Barbara Gabrys 22 May 2018
5 Creative Commons What to do About Failure: Personal Attitudes. How to change your own attitudes to failure and success, and how failure relates to regret. Susan Blackmore, Julia Bray, Chiara Cappellaro, Barbara Gabrys 22 May 2018
6 Creative Commons Failure and the Farewell to Academia. Why does the idea of leaving academia so often feel like professional failure? Susan Blackmore, Julia Bray, Rachel Bray, Chiara Cappellaro 22 May 2018
7 Creative Commons Failure and Other People Other people (or our idea of them) can induce feelings of failure and alleviate or transform them. Susan Blackmore, Julia Bray, Chiara Cappellaro, Barbara Gabrys 22 May 2018
8 Creative Commons The Feeling of Failure What does failure feel like, and what happens when you sit with it? Susan Blackmore, Julia Bray, Chiara Cappellaro, Barbara Gabrys 22 May 2018