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Green Templeton College | Oxford


The Nautilus shell symbolises evolution and constant renewal. It is taken from the original Templeton College coat of arms.

See also Coat of Arms.


Newcomers’ Club

The Oxford University Newcomers’ Club is an organisation for the wives, husbands, and partners of visiting scholars, graduate students, and of newly-appointed academics of the University. The club offers help and advice, and the opportunity to meet one another socially. Membership is free.


Informal coffee meetings are held on Wednesday mornings. Newcomers with children aged 0-4 years meet weekly. A full programme of other activities is also offered. For further details see the Newcomers' Club website.