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CONGREGATION 8 October 12 noon

Oration by the Vice-Chancellor

Mr Vice-Chancellor will address the House.

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CONGREGATION 15 October 2 p.m.

1 Promulgation of Statutes

(See Gazette 21 June.)

2 Voting on Special Resolution allocating a site

Explanatory note to Special Resolution

Council has agreed that a site should be purchased from the Regional Office of the NHS Executive for use in part by the new Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics. The following special resolution, made on the recommendation of the Buildings Committee, allocates part of the site, comprising approximately 2.5 acres, for this purpose.

Text of Special Resolution

That an area of the site, comprising approximately 2.5 acres, purchased from the Regional Office of the NHS Executive be allocated to the Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics.

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CONGREGATION 24 October

Elections

Vacancies Retiring members Period from MT 1996
Examination Schools,
Curators of the
ThreeDr G.A. Stoy 1 year
Dr R.A. Cooper 2 years
Dr R.C.S. Walker3 years

¶ The above vacancies have been created by the change in the constitution of the curators under Decree (4) of 21 June 1996 (Gazette, p. 1283). Dr Stoy, who was a curator elected by Congregation under the old constitution, has been appointed by Council as chairman of the curators under the new constitution, and a different person elected by Congregation is needed to take her place as a curator. Dr Cooper and Dr Walker are eligible for re-election under the new constitution.

Nominations in writing by two members of Congregation will be received by the Head Clerk at the University Offices, Wellington Square, up to 4 p.m. on Monday, 7 October, and similar nominations by six members of Congregation up to 4 p.m. on Monday, 14 October.

Council has decided that nominations should show for each signatory the name and college or department in block capitals. Any names which are not so shown may not be published.

The following nominations have been duly received (10 October and 17 October):

As Curators of the Examination Schools

1. R.A. COOPER, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Brasenose
2. R.C.S. WALKER, B.PHIL., MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Magdalen
3. J.G. HARRIS, MA, Student of Christ Church

(Note: the nomination of W.D. Macmillan has been withdrawn as he is a curator ex officio under the revised constitution of the curators.)

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