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Academic Staff Development 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 ProgrammeWeb site.

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Friday 19 June

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Small treasures of the Ashmolean' (monthly series of in-depth cross-cultural talks), 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--1 p.m.)

ACADEMIC STAFF DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR: `Dealing with harassment' (follow-up session), 2 p.m. (see information above).

PROFESSOR R. COHEN: `Transnational social movements: an appraisal' (ESRC Research Programme in Transnational Communities: `Conceiving transnational activity'), Upper Lecture Theatre, School of Geography, 2 p.m.

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Saturday 20 June

TRANSLATION RESEARCH IN OXFORD meeting: `Psychoanalysis and translation', St Hugh's, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. (tel.: Edith McMorran, St Hugh's, (2)74996, or Sue Robinson, Maison Française, (2)74220).

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Sunday 21 June

THE RT REVD AND RT HON THE LORD COGGAN preaches, St Mary's, 10 a.m.

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Monday 22 June

CHRIST CHURCH Picture Gallery exhibition opens: `Artist in focus—Salvator Rosa' (until 31 August).

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Tuesday 23 June

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

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `The Acropolis', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--1 p.m.)

SEAMUS HEANEY: `Fretwork: on translating Beowulf' (address follows Annual General Meeting of the Friends of the Bodleian, to be held in Sheldonian Theatre, 3 p.m.) (non-members to tel. in advance: (2)77234; full details in `Lectures' above).

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Wednesday 24 June

ENCAENIA, Sheldonian Theatre, 11.30 a.m. (ticket-holders to be in place by 11.15 a.m.).

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Thursday 25 June

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

MARK MATHIESON (Corcoran Memorial Prizewinner 1998): `Ordered classes and predictive methods in pattern recognition', and Professor Adrian Smith: `Bayesian curves, CARTS, and MARS' (Corcoran Memorial Lectures), Griffiths Room, Keble College, 4.30 and 5.30 p.m. respectively.

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Friday 26 June

COUNSELLING SERVICE Annual Conference: `Learning, gender, and sexuality', with speakers Dr S. Frosh, Professor J. Sayers, and Dr M. Martin, St Catherine's College (tel. for details and application form: (2)70300).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Egyptian Shawabtis: model workers for the after-life' (monthly series of in- depth cross-cultural talks), 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--1 p.m.)

THE BAND OF INSTRUMENTS with the Choir of Christ Church perform Purcell's anthem `They that go Down to the Sea in Ships', 6 p.m., Christ Church (Founder's Day service; free admission).

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Sunday 28 June

THE RT REVD DR KALLISTOS WARE preaches the St John Baptist's Day Sermon, Magdalen, 10 a.m.

WESTRON WYND perform popular music from the fifteenth century onwards, 7.30 p.m., Holywell Music Room (tickets £7/£5 from Blackwell's Music Shop or at the door).

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Monday 29 June

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

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Tuesday 30 June

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM exhibition opens: Drawings by Claude Lorrain (1600–82) (until 13 September).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Contrasts in seventeenth-century painting', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--1 p.m.)

CONGREGATION meeting, 2 p.m.

ISIS INNOVATION: meeting at which those seeking investment in a new or growing company can put forward a proposal to potential investors (information from (2)72411, e-mail: Bhee.Bellew@isis.ox.ac.uk).

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Wednesday 1 July

CHRIST CHURCH Picture Gallery exhibition opens: `Lewis Carroll: Christ Church as Wonderland' (until 31 August).

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Friday 3 July

ACADEMIC STAFF DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR: `Time management' (academic and research staff), 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

SYMPOSIUM: `Concert life in eighteenth-century Britain' (to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the Holywell Music Room), Wadham, from 9 a.m. (tel. for details: (2)76125).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `East meets West: textiles and trade', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--1 p.m.)

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Tuesday 7 July

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Oriental lacquer', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--1 p.m.)

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Friday 10 July

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Seeking the Stuarts', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--1 p.m.)

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Tuesday 14 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.--1 p.m.)

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Wednesday 15 July

CHRIST CHURCH Picture Gallery exhibition opens: `Treasures from Christ Church' (until 31 August).

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Friday 17 July

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Roman home life', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--1 p.m.)

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Tuesday 21 July

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Drawings by Claude Lorrain' (special exhibition), 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9.30 a.m.--1 p.m.)

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