Rhodes Scholar Video Wall
View our videos from current Scholars, Alumni and groups.
How the Rhodes Community is Standing Up to Covid-19
Rhodes Ahead: Nick Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn interview
Our fifth Rhodes Ahead video features the Warden in conversation with Nick Kristof (Oregon & Magdalen 1981) and his wife, Sheryl WuDunn. They have been looking at what determines societal outcomes, and a powerful written account appeared recently in The New York Times, adapted from their recent book Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope.
Bram Fischer Memorial Lecture 2019
This year, Professor Stephen Clingman, Distinguished Professor of English at the University of Massachusetts and Bram Fischer's biographer spoke at our memorial lecture. His lecture was titled 'Bram Fischer in our Times'. This lecture was live streamed to Johannesburg for the first time.
Shakeba Foster: Rhodes Scholar Research in 60 Seconds
Shakeba Foster (Jamaica & Hertford 2017) completed her Mphil in Economics at the University of Oxford. Her research focuses on income inequality.
Yasmin Rafiei: Rhodes Scholar Research in 60 Seconds
Yasmin Rafiei (Prairies & Pembroke 2017) read Political Philosophy at the University of Oxford. Her research focuses on allyship and understanding power structures.
Rhodes Ahead: Professor Sandy Fredman & Nomfundo Ramalekana Interview
Rhodes Ahead is our thought leadership series from the Rhodes community. Our fourth interview is with Sandy Fredman (South Africa-at-Large & Wadham 1979) and Nomfundo Ramalekana (South Africa-at-Large & Lady Margaret Hall 2015). They discuss the creation of the Oxford Human Rights Hub, the opportunities it has created for its contributors and the changes it has made in the real world.
Farah Shamout: Rhodes Scholar Research in 60 Seconds
Farah Shamout (United Arab Emirates & Balliol 2016) is reading a DPhil in Engineering at the University of Oxford. Her research focuses on machine learning systems which aims to produce a hospital-wide alerting system.
Jean Balchin: Rhodes Profile (New Zealand & Trinity 2018)
In this interview Jean Balchin (New Zealand & Trinity 2018) describes what it's like to study English Literature at the University of Oxford and her involvement with the Rhodes Disability project, which helps to make the city and the University a more accessible place for everyone.
Yotam Vaknin: Rhodes Profile (Israel & University 2018)
In this interview Yotam Vaknin (Israel & Univeristy 2018) describes the wide range of Oxford courses you can choose from when studying on a Rhodes Scholarship. You can study subjects you never thought you would have the opportunity to explore.