Virtual Alumni Weekend 2020 Recordings

You’ll find recordings to all the sessions from the 2020 Virtual Alumni Weekend here.


Thank you for joining us at the 2020 Oriel Virtual Alumni Weekend! We hope you enjoyed the sessions. Please find recordings to all sessions, as well as a selection of pre-recorded material below. Your feedback is warmly welcomed via this short survey. If you have any questions please send them to

Pre-recorded material

Outreach Update – India Collins-Davies, Outreach Officer

Library Update – Eleanor Kelly, Librarian

Can I lose a hand? – Professor Gonzalo Rodriguez-Pereyra, Colin Prestige Fellow and Tutor in Philosophy/Senior Tutor

New Research in the Dead Sea Scrolls and Biblical Studies – Professor Hindy Najman, Laing Professor of the Interpretation of Holy Scripture

Oriel Choir  with music from visiting musician Craig Ogden – Recorded during lockdown (full playlists available here)

Saturday live sessions – Recordings

Provost’s Welcome – Provost Neil Mendoza (1978)

How Biomedical Sciences are central to tackling COVID – the role of Orielenses – Professor Max Crispin (1997) and Professor Lynne Cox, George Moody Fellow and Tutor in Biochemistry – Please contact to receive a link to this recording.

Would you like ice with that? From cocktails to climate change – Professor Andrew Wells, Tutor and Fellow in Physics