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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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Sunday 29 June

DR PAULA CLIFFORD preaches the St John Baptist's Day Sermon, Magdalen, 10 a.m.

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Monday 30 June

MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES Faculty Board election, 24 July (one official and one ordinary member): nominations by two electors to be received at the University Offices by 4 p.m.

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Tuesday 1 July

THE MEETING of Congregation, due to take place today, is cancelled.

ACADEMIC STAFF SEMINAR: `Writing research grant applications', 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Flowers through the Ashmolean', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--12.30 p.m.)

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Thursday 3 July

ACADEMIC STAFF SEMINAR: `Time management', 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

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Friday 4 July

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Acquisitions 1985–97' (special exhibition), 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--12.30 p.m.)

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Sunday 6 July

TRINITY TERM ends.

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Tuesday 8 July

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM exhibition opens: `Early Netherlandish engraving, c. 1440–1540' (until 28 September).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Making money', 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 9 July

ACADEMIC STAFF SEMINAR: `Financial management: budget monitoring and control', 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

MR J. ELSTON: ` "To find the mind's construction in the face"—the neurology of facial and eyelid movement' (Ida Mann Lecture), Witts Lecture Theatre, Radcliffe Infirmary, 5.30 p.m.

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Friday 11 July

CONFERENCE opens: `Labour and difference in Africa, USA, and Britain—racialising class, classifying race', St Antony's (until 13 July) (details at: http://users.ox.ac.uk/~sant0425/).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Great collectors: Anne Clifford and Joan Evans', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--12.30 p.m.)

HE MR NELSON MANDELA: `Renewal and renaissance: towards a new world order', Sheldonian, 5.30 p.m. (tickets required for admission; applications, before 4 July, to Centre Secretary, Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies).

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Tuesday 15 July

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `A breath of French air', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--12.30 p.m.)

MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES Faculty Board election, 24 July (one official and one ordinary member): nominations by six electors to be received at the University Offices by 4 p.m.

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Friday 18 July

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Portraits', 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 19 July

DEGREE conferments, Sheldonian, 11.30 a.m. and 2.30 p.m.

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Tuesday 22 July

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM exhibition opens: `Textiles and the Indian Ocean trade' (until 28 September).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Eighteenth-century art and Canova's Ideal Heads', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--12.30 p.m.)

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Friday 25 July

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Shakespeare's world', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--12.30 p.m.)

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Tuesday 29 July

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM study-day: `Indian textiles workshop', 10 a.m.–4 p.m. (Cost: £25 plus £5 for materials; tel. for details: (2)78015.)

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Early Netherlandish engraving' (special exhibition), 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 2 August

DEGREE conferments, Sheldonian, 11.30 a.m. and 2.30 p.m.

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Monday 4 August

COUNSELLING SERVICE closed (open in mornings only from 1 September).

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Monday 25 August

BODLEIAN LIBRARY closed (reopens 1 September).

TAYLOR INSTITUTION LIBRARY closed (reopens 1 September).

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