Sunday, October 30, 2011


It doesn't look very nice, but it was pretty warm and it never really rained. The weather also made for a pretty cool atmosphere.

Friday, October 28, 2011


This is from a computer lab high above Oxford (at least by Oxford standards) yesterday, when it was rainy most of the day, though never hard. Today, at least so far, is lovely and clear

Tuesday, October 25, 2011



It was forecast to rain quite hard for most of the day, but we seem to have gotten lucky so far because it hasn't rained at all

Saturday, October 22, 2011


It's a beautiful day for rowing on the Thames. The temperature is very pleasant and there's of sunshine, which is a welcome change after the cold and clouds of yesterday.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Balliol College

Looking down Broad Street from the city center on a day much like yesterday: sunny but quite chilly.

Saturday, October 15, 2011


All new students must go through a matriculation ceremony to officially become a member of the university.

Sunday, October 9, 2011

Port Meadow

Today was cool, though warmer than yesterday. But as you can see here it was quite cloudy all day.

Saturday, October 8, 2011


Rowing on the Thames on a cold and overcast day.

Friday, October 7, 2011

Durham Cathedral

A shot of the cathedral in Durham.

Durham Castle

We went up to Durham today, and it has been a lovely day, though fairly chilly. This is a shot of Durham castle, across from the cathedral.

Examination Schools

This is where all of the examinations at the university are taken. Yesterday they had a fair for all of the new students to see all of the clubs available.

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Exeter College Hall

This is the hall at Exeter College as seen during dinner a few nights ago. It dates from the early seventeenth century.

Monday, October 3, 2011

Gown Purchase

Today is the last nice day for a while and is still a bit cooler than the past couple of days. But tomorrow things take a turn for the cooler and by Wednesday they'll be quite chilly. This is looking down Turl Street at the shop where I purchased my cap and gown

Saturday, October 1, 2011

Beautiful day for a trip to London

Today was a beautiful day that I spent in London. The first picture is the view from the train this morning, the second is the view towards Big Ben from Trafalgar Square this afternoon, and the third is in Hyde Park this morning.