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CONGREGATION 4 March

Degree by Special Resolution

No notice to the contrary having been received under the provisions of Tit. II, Sect. vi, cl. 6 (Statutes, 1995, p. 13), the following resolution is deemed to have been approved at noon on 4 March.

Text of Special Resolution

That the Degree of Master of Arts be conferred upon the following:

STEPHEN JOHN BARCLAY, Templeton College

ALEXANDER WILLIAM RICHARD IMPEY, Templeton College

KARL JAMES MOORE, Templeton College

GLYNDWR PRITCHARD, Templeton College

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HEBDOMADAL COUNCIL

1 Status of Master of Arts

Mr Vice-Chancellor reports that the status of Master of Arts under the provisions of Ch. V, Sect. vi, cl. 1 (Statutes, 1995, p. 345) has been accorded to the following persons who are qualified for membership of Congregation:

THEODORA ANTONOPOULOU, D.PHIL., Linacre College

KATHERINE JOY DAVENPORT, University Offices

NATHAN SCHLANGER, St Anne's College

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2 Register of Congregation

Mr Vice-Chancellor reports that the following names have been added to the Register of Congregation:

Antonopoulou, T., MA status, D.Phil., Linacre
Barclay, S.J., MA, Templeton
Davenport, K.J., MA status, University Offices
Jones, G., MA, St Hilda's
Impey, A.W.R., MA, Templeton
Pritchard, G., MA, Templeton
Schlanger, N., MA status, St Anne's
Standen, G.N., MA, D.Phil., Keble

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CONGREGATION 5 March

1 Declaration of approval of unopposed Statute promulgated on 20 February

No notice of opposition having been given, Mr Vice-Chancellor declared the Statute making formal provision for the exclusion of persons from access to university facilities and services in appropriate circumstances approved.

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3 General Resolution rejected on a division

That, notwithstanding the General Resolution passed by Congregation on 6 February, this House instruct Council when promoting any future legislation regarding the future organisation of the University's libraries to provide that:

(1) the Taylor Institution Library and the Modern Languages Faculty Library shall continue to be separately administered and subject to the same authorities as exist at present, namely the Curators of the Taylor Institution and the Management Committee of the Modern Languages Faculty Library respectively;

(2) the present system of devolved management and faculty input shall continue for both the above libraries so that responsiveness to teaching and research needs is preserved;

(3) acquisitions and cataloguing for the above libraries shall continue to be carried out locally;

(4) the Taylorian collection shall be preserved as a single unit in its present form;

(5) responsibility for the integrity of the Taylorian collection shall continue to be borne by the Librarian and Curators of the Taylor Institution.

[Against: 56; for: 48]

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BOARDS OF FACULTIES

For changes in regulations for examinations, to come into effect on 22 March, see `Examinations and Boards' below.