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DEPUTY TO THE DIRECTOR OF UNIVERSITY LIBRARY SERVICES AND TO BODLEY'S LIBRARIAN

JONATHAN PHILIP TUCK, BA, MA Manchester, Assistant Director and Deputy University Librarian, John Rylands University Library, University of Manchester, has been appointed to the post of Deputy to the Director of University Library Services and to Bodley's Librarian from 1 January 1998.

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PETER TIZARD PRIZE IN PAEDIATRICS 1997

The Prize has been awarded to KATHERINE ALISON BIRKS, St John's College.

Proxime accesserunt: JAMES JOHN MOUNTFORD and SARA GHORASHIAN, Lincoln College.

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JUNIOR MATHEMATICAL PRIZES 1997

The examiners in the Honour School of Mathematical Sciences have awarded the Prizes for 1997 to PAUL JONATHAN HESLOP, Keble College, MALWINA JOANNA LUCZAK, St Catherine's College, and IAN NICHOLAS MOLYNEUX WRIGHT, New College.

The mathematical examiners in the Honour School of Mathematics and Computation have awarded a fourth Junior Mathematical Prize to ANDREW DAVID KER, University College, for outstanding performance in the mathematical papers.

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RENWICK VICKERS DERMATOLOGY PRIZE 1997

The Prize has been awarded to OLIVER DAVID HOWES, St John's College.

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SARA NORTON PRIZE 1997

The Prize has been awarded jointly to TROY BICKHAM, Lincoln College, and PAUL MARTIN, Nuffield College.

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EUGENE HAVAS MEMORIAL PRIZE 1997

The Prize has been awarded jointly to MICHAEL HALL and PETER MORGAN, both of Keble College, for the best performance in the examination for the Special Diplomas in Social Studies and in Social Administration.

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CIRCULATION OF THE GAZETTE TO RETIRED SENIOR MEMBERS OF THE UNIVERSITY

It has been decided that any former member of Congregation over the age of seventy-five who is resident in Oxford may continue to receive the Gazette, if he or she so wishes, on application in writing to the Information Office, University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford OX1 2JD. Such applications must be renewed at the beginning of each academic year.

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DISCOUNT ON PERSONAL INSURANCE POLICIES AVAILABLE TO STAFF AND MEMBERS OF THE UNIVERSITY

Sun Alliance Connections, the personal insurances division of the main insurer of the University, provides discounts for members, staff, their families, and pensioners of the University of Oxford. The following savings can be achieved:

Household (buildings and/or contents: 20 per cent;
Travel (including winter sports): 12.5 per cent;
Private medical expenses: 10 per cent;
Private car: 5 per cent.

The University acts solely as an introducer of business to Sun Alliance Connections, receiving no commission or other remuneration, with all savings passed on to the subscribing member. For further information, a brochure may be obtained from Graham Waite (telephone: (2)80307), or Gill Tombs (telephone: (2)70110) at the University Offices. To obtain a quotation or receive specific information on the covers available, telephone Sun Alliance Connections' regional office on 0800 592 829 and quote reference number 34V0067.

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UNIVERSITY CLUB

Forthcoming exhibition

The living artists—a selection from twentieth- century British wood engraving: a celebration . . . and a dissenting voice (20 October–12 December)

Open Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Admission is free.

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MAISON FRANÇAISE

Film-showings: filmer l'enfance, l'adolescence

The following films, sub-titled unless otherwise stated, will be shown at 8.15 p.m. on Tuesdays in the Maison Française. A maximum of two places may be booked, one week in advance (telephone: (2)74220).

14 Oct.: Poil de Carotte (Julien Duvivier, 1932; 80 minutes)

21 Oct.: Jeux interdits (René Clément, 1951; 102 minutes)

28 Oct.: Moonfleet (in English) (Fritz Lang, 1955; 87 minutes)

4 Nov.: Les disparus de Saint-Agil (Christian-Jacque, 1938; 100 minutes)

11 Nov.: Les désarrois de l'élève Törless (Volker Schlöndorff, 1966; 85 minutes)

18 Nov.: Le blé en herbe (Claude Autant-Lara, 1953; 106 minutes)

25 Nov.: Baisers volés (François Truffaut, 1968; 90 minutes)

2 Dec.: Zazie dans le métro (Louis Malle, 1960; 88 minutes)

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