No. 4479 Thursday 18 June 1998 Vol. 128

New options to meet Language Centre boom : Specialised science options, intensive courses, and exchange learning partnership schemes, are among a variety of new programmes now offered by the Language Centre to meet increased and varied demand from the University.

Said Business School plans unveiled : Oxford University and the Said Business School Foundation have unveiled the proposed design for the building which will become the new home for the Said Business School and act as a focal point for the University's plans to develop Europe's leading business school over the next five years.

Nobel prize-winners at St Catz : A special dinner was hosted at St Catherine's College on 5 June in honour of its three Nobel prize-winning alumni.

Quantum route to more powerful computers : University scientists have taken a major step forward in developing a powerful new type of computer which could process information much faster than conventional computers.

Six Oxford honours in Birthday List : One knighthood and five other honours have been awarded to Oxford figures in Her Majesty's Birthday Honours List, announced on 12 June.

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