Hilary Term

Committee Elections 2015–2016

It’s time to elect the new OUUS committee! We are a looking for a new president, VP, treasurer, secretary, IT-admin and new committee officers, including event officer, external relations officer, fundraising officer and returning officers.

Nominations open: Thursday 7th January 2016

Nominations close: Monday 11th January 2016

Voting opens: Tuesday 12th January 2016

Voting closes: Saturday 16th January 2016

Michaelmas Term

Welcome Party

Date and time: Saturday, 31 October, from 1:00PM
Venue: University College Annexe, 25 Staverton Rd, Oxford, OX2 6XL

A warm welcome to the new academic year with Oxford University Ukrainian Society, to both new and returning members! We hope that you had a good summer break and are looking forward to a productive academic year.
We will dispose of an internal Dinning room and a BBQ outside.
We will be providing some food and refreshments but we ask that those coming bring along some snacks and/or drinks and contribute 3£.
Come along to catch up with old friends and meet new ones. Freshers are especially welcome!
Please RSVP at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/oxford-ukrainian-social-tickets-19249911002
We really look forward to seeing everyone!

Photos from the party.



Mar 20, 2019
Event Series: "Depicting Donbas: Creative and Critical Responses to the War in Ukraine".

Date: Thursday, 25 April 2019

Time: 6pm - 7.30pm

Venue: UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies.

Date: Friday, 26 April 2019

Time: 10am - 4.45pm and 7pm - 9pm

Venue: Birkbeck School of Arts and Centre for Contemporary Theatre

The Birkbeck School of Arts and UCL SEES will host a series of three events over two days exploring how artists across genres are responding to the ongoing military conflict in Ukraine's eastern Donbas region.

Register here.

Feb 20, 2019
Marci Shore Talk: "The Ukrainian Night: An Intimate History of Revolution".

Date: Friday, 1 March 2019

Time: 1.30pm - 2.30pm

Venue: Deakin Room, St. Antony's College, Oxford, OX2 6JF.

Join us to hear Marci Shore discuss her newest book. Marci Shore is an Associate Professor of History at Yale University, and is currently a Visiting Fellow at the Institute for Human Scienes in Vienna. She focuses on intellectual history of Central and Eastern Europe, and is the author of several books and articles published in the New York Times, the Neworker, the Economist and others.

Jan 14, 2019
Sviatoslav Vakarchuk Talk: 'Real Changes in Ukraine - a Must for a Successful Future'.

Date: Tuesday, 22 January 2019

Time: 7pm - 8pm

Venue: the Atkee Suite, Porticullis House, Bridge Street, Westminster, SW1A 2LW

To attend RSVP to secretariat@britishukrainiansociety.org

The British Ukrainian Society is delighted to host a talk by Sviatoslav Vakarchuk, lead singer and founder of Okean Elzy, social activist and philantropist, in which he will discuss the necessity of new leaders and a new political culture in Ukraine, the rule of law and justice.

Nov 4, 2018
Serhiy Zhadan: Ukraine's Enfant Terrible

Date: Monday, 12th November 2018

Time: 7pm - 8.15pm

Venue: Knowledge Centre, The British Library,

96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB

Fee: £10

Book here

An evening with one of Ukraine's most iconic contemporary writers: poet, intellectual and ska ban frontman Serhiy Zhadan.

Chaired by Eastern Europe specialist Uilleam Blacker of University College London.

Organized by the British Library in partnership with Ukrainian Institute in London.