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Academic Staff Seminars: places should be booked in advance through the Staff Development Office, University Offices, Wellington Square (telephone: (2)70086).

For the full list of courses, see the Staff Development Programme supplement.

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Friday 14 March

CONFERENCE: `German medical war crimes, medical ethics, and post-war justice' (Wellcome Unit symposium to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the Nuremberg Medical Trial), Linacre (contact Dr Paul Weindling: (2)74603).

F. GRIGNON: `Searching for the core of an African city: the Matatus of Nairobi, Kenya' (Ethnicity and Identity seminars: `The identity of cities'), Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, 11 a.m.

DR P. MATTHEWS: `Changes in brain state during cognitive processes' (Interdepartmental Graduate Lectures in Science: `The new microscopies---from molecules to man: imaging thought'), Lindemann Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory, 12 noon.

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Seventeenth-century dress', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.–12.30 p.m.)

THE REVD PROFESSOR JOHN HICK: `Multi-faith theology' (lecture series: `Radical theologies'), Mansfield, 5 p.m.

PROFESSOR R. DORE: `The deregulation debate in Japan and Britain' (special seminar), Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies, 5 p.m.

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Saturday 15 March

HILARY FULL TERM ends.

TRANSLATION RESEARCH in Oxford one-day meeting: `Les poètes traduisent les poètes', St Hugh's College, from 9.30 a.m.

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Sunday 16 March

THE RT. REVD RONALD GORDON preaches the Sermon for the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Oriel, 10 a.m.

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Tuesday 18 March

ACADEMIC STAFF SEMINAR: `Lecturing skills practice—arts', 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

D. TRIM: `Renaissance man and the Reformation: Sir Thomas Bodley and the international Protestant cause in the reign of Elizabeth I' (Friends of the Bodleian thirty-minute lecture), Cecil Jackson Room, Sheldonian, 1 p.m.

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Anglo-Saxon attitudes: Beowulf to Alfred', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.–12.30 p.m.)

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Wednesday 19 March

CONGREGATION meeting, 12 noon (admission of Proctors and Assessor).

DR O. MENDOZA: `Psychosocial wellness: epidemiological approaches' (Refugee Studies Programme Seminars on Forced Migration: `Forced migration and psychological well- being'), Library Wing Seminar Room, Queen Elizabeth House, 5 p.m. (open to the public).

A. WHITTALL: `Stravinsky: modernity and musicology' (lecture), Holywell Music Room, 5 p.m.

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Thursday 20 March

ACADEMIC STAFF SEMINAR: `Audio-visual aids to lecturing', 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

DR J. JOFFE: `The Euro—any good for Europe? When the road to hell is paved with good intentions' (Europaeum Lecture), Habakkuk Room, Jesus, 5 p.m. (entry by ticket—tel.: (2)78106).

PROFESSOR C. WEBB: `Lasers—making light work—high-speed imaging and micromachining' (lecture, Oxford Innovation Society twenty-first meeting), Department of Pharmacology, Mansfield Road, 6 p.m.

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Friday 21 March

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `English furniture', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.–12.30 p.m.)

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Saturday 22 March

HILARY TERM ends.

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Monday 24 March

CHRIST CHURCH Picture Gallery closed (reopens 31 March).

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Tuesday 25 March

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Fabulous furniture', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.–12.30 p.m.)

CONGREGATION meeting, 2 p.m.

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Thursday 27 March

UNIVERSITY OFFICES closed (reopens 1 April).

SHELDONIAN THEATRE closed (reopens 7 April).

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Friday 28 March

ASHMOLEAN LIBRARY closed (reopens 1 April).

BODLEIAN LIBRARY closed (reopens 1 April).

TAYLOR INSTITUTION LIBRARY closed (reopens 1 April).

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Saturday 5 April

PITT RIVERS MUSEUM `Pitt Stop' event for children and families (not unaccompanied children): `Games people play', Main Museum Building, 2–4 p.m. (admission free).

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Wednesday 9 April

B. LEAR: `Lifting the lid off Tuluma boxes: the material culture of the Pacific atoll environment' (Friends of the Pitt Rivers Museum lecture series), Pauling Human Sciences Centre (58 Banbury Road), 5 p.m.

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Tuesday 15 April

ACADEMIC STAFF SEMINAR: `Financial management: project planning and management', 9.30 a.m.

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Wednesday 16 April

ACADEMIC STAFF SEMINAR: `Writing research papers, abstracts, and posters', 9.15 a.m. (see information above).

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Thursday 17 April

ACADEMIC STAFF SEMINAR: `Supervising D.Phil. students', 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

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Friday 18 April

ACADEMIC STAFF SEMINAR: `Gender in teaching', 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

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