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You Got No Male

by | 4th, December 2003

‘JUDGING by the picture that accompanies the story, the only people who will be happier than the female students that St Hilda’s College in Oxford is to remain women-only are prospective male students.

St Hilda’s fared badly on the sports round

If Sophie Woodley, who is shown smiling and giving a thumbs-up sign to the camera, is representative of the college as a whole, no man in his right mind would consider applying there.

However, one wonders why so many female students and fellows feel so strongly on the subject.

The Telegraph reports that one don, Dr Laura Newby, made a 10,000-mile round trip from China to put her X on a piece of paper.

And it was her vote that denied the pro-change fellows the two-thirds majority they needed to push through change to mixed status and into line with every other college in the university.

”I couldn’t believe that Dr Newby was there,” one anti-change protestor told the Telegraph. ”If we had thought about it, we

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