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CONGREGATION 4 November

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 November.

Text of Special Resolution

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

PETER DONALD MCDONALD, MA status, D.PHIL., St Hugh's College

BENT NIELSEN, Nuffield College

HOWARD WILLIAM SMITH, M.PHIL., Oriel College

AMY BETH ZAVATSKY, MA status, D.PHIL., St Edmund Hall

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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:

ALISON CRAMOND, School of Management Studies

JONATHAN MCWILLIAM, Department of Public Health and Primary Care

LIONEL DAVID SMITH, St Hugh's College

MICHAEL KENNETH SUMMERS, University 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: Cramond, A., MA status, School of Management Studies
Fierke, K.M., MA, Nuffield
Franklin, R.M., MA, All Souls
Johnston, P.S., MA, D.Phil., Wycliffe Hall
Louth, C.B., MA, Keble
McWilliam, J., MA status, Department of Public Health and Primary Care
Maiden, M.D., MA, Trinity
Murray, F.E., MA, Merton
Nielsen, B., MA, Nuffield
Quick, M.R., MA, Lady Margaret Hall
Smith, H.W., MA, M.Phil., Oriel
Smith, L.D., MA status, St Hugh's
Stears, M.D., MA, Nuffield
Summers, M.K., MA status, University
Walker, P.W.L., MA, D.Phil., Wycliffe Hall

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CONGREGATION 5 November

1 Declaration of approval of unopposed Statutes promulgated on 15 October

No notice of opposition having been given, Mr Vice-Chancellor declared the Statutes (1) concerning the Delegates of the University Press and their Finance Committee, (2) correcting an anomaly in the cycle for the election of the Proctors and the Assessor, and (3) establishing The Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company Professorship of Management Studies (p. 5) approved.

2 Declaration of approval of unopposed Statute promulgated on 22 October

No notice of opposition having been given, Mr Vice-Chancellor declared the Statute modifying the subject upon which the Macbride Sermon is preached (p. 57) approved.

3 Presentation of Vice-Chancellor's Oration

The Oration delivered by Mr Vice-Chancellor on 8 October was presented.

4 Special Resolution rejected on a division

That, notwithstanding that Congregation authorised the purchase of what is now the Mansfield Road sports ground on the understanding that it should remain undeveloped, part of that land be released for the development of the University's Business School and for that purpose a site of 2.1 acres, comprising the western part of the Mansfield Road sports ground, be transferred to the Wafic Rida Said Business School Foundation for the construction of a building for the school if planning consent for the building is given.

[For: 214; against: 259]

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