Honorary graduates

Erinch Sahan: enterprising fairness

Oxford Brookes is a long-standing champion of Fair Trade and in 2019 awarded Erinch Sahan, CEO of the World Fair Trade Organization, an honorary doctorate. Erinch spoke to Observe about sustainable ways of doing business that give economically marginalised and …

Akala – Making it cool to be clever

Award winning hip-hop artist, education activist and author, Akala received an honorary doctorate from Oxford Brookes in June 2018. We caught up with him before the ceremony to discuss his theatre production company, The Hip-hop Shakespeare Company and his lifelong …


Reconnect with Jacari

Jacari’s Alumni Engagement Officer, Natasha Wooldridge, writes about the student charity’s work as it approaches its 65th anniversary and asks former volunteers to reconnect. Were you involved with student charity Jacari? Jacari is an award-winning charity which recruits and trains …

Experience Oxford in a beautiful new book

Former professor in the School of Architecture, Ian Davis on his new book that explores Oxford through senses, symbolism and association.