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The Rhodes Trust, based at the University of Oxford, brings together and develops exceptional people from all over the world, and in all fields of study, who are impatient with the way things are and have the courage to act.
Schmidt Science Fellows Appoints Two New Members to Leadership Team

The Schmidt Science Fellows program, in partnership with the Rhodes Trust, has announced the appointment of two key members to its leadership team. Dr. Megan Wheeler has been appointed Executive Director, and Matt Goode has been appointed Director of External Affairs & Fellowship Support.

10 May 2018

Inaugural Class of Schmidt Science Fellows announced

Today the fourteen members of the 2018-2019 class of Schmidt Science Fellows were announced at an event at the Apella Alexandria Center for Life Science in New York City.

23 April 2018

On Defining the Next Challenge for Mental Health Strategy: A dialogue with Gregor Henderson

by Danielle Fitzpatrick (South Australia & Magdalen 2016) on behalf of Rhodes for Wellbeing

18 May 2018

A conversation with James J. Barnes author of "Unforeseen: The First Blind Rhodes Scholar"

Jim Barnes has never let the absence of sight define him. Born with limited vision, from a young age he was singled out for his love of hard work both in the classroom and on the sports field. As an undergraduate he was named First Citizen of Amherst College and was then awarded a Rhodes Scholarship, only to lose his sight entirely during his first year in Oxford.

30 May 2018