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COUNCIL OF THE UNIVERSITY

1 Decree

Council has made the following decree, to come into effect on 1 December.

Decree (1): Consent to amendments to the Statutes of Lincoln College

The consent of the University is given to the amendments to Statutes II, III, V, and XII of Lincoln College approved by the Governing Body on 26 January 2000 in so far as such consent is required by Section 7 (2) of the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge Act, 1923.

Note. The effects of the amendments are (a) to remove outdated provisions; (b) to clarify arrangements for college meetings; (c) the better to distinguish terms of appointment for academic and administrative holders of fellowships; (d) to make the tenure of a Bursar or other administrative officer congruent with other provisions of the statutes and the present date of retirement for other fellows; and (e) to make arrangements relating to pension contributions congruent with the reduction in the retiring age for the Rector previously agreed.

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2 Register of Congregation

Mr Vice-Chancellor reports that the following names have been added to the Register of Congregation:

Barke, A.C., MA, D.Phil., Harris Manchester
Breen, T.H., MA, Queen's
Castle, B.C., MA, Ripon College, Cuddesdon
Dickie, I.B., MA, Magdalen
Freedman, C.D., MA, St Peter's
Groiser, D.S., D.Phil., Lady Margaret Hall
Hartford, A.P., BA, M.St., Merton
Healy, P.W.J., MA, Kellogg
Herwig, M.C.W., M.Phil., Queen's
Lever, C.J., MA, Magdalen
Pagan, A.R., MA., Nuffield
Patterson, L.J., MA, M.St., Mansfield
Petrovich, O., D.Phil., Wolfson
Robson, E., MA, All Souls
Roddam, A.W., D.Phil., Linacre
Shaw, A.J.R., BA, B.Phil., Wolfson
Youard, R.G.A., MA., Magdalen

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CONGREGATION 13 November

Degree by Resolution

No notice to the contrary having been received, the following resolution is deemed to have been approved at noon on 13 November.

Text of Resolution

That the Degree of Master of Arts be conferred upon the following:

ANTONIA CLAUDIA JEANNE BARKE, D.PHIL., Harris Manchester College

TIMOTHY HALL BREEN, Queen's College

IMOGEN BRIGID DICKIE, Magdalen College

CHAIM DAVID FREEDMAN, St Peter's College

PHILIP WILLIAM JAMES HEALY, Kellogg College

CATHERINE JANE LEVER, Magdalen College

ADRIAN RODNEY PAGAN, Nuffield College

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CONGREGATION 14 November

1 Promulgation of Statute

A form of Statute was promulgated. No notice of opposition having been given, Mr Vice- Chancellor declared the preamble carried of the proposed Statute concerning the Eldon Law Scholarship Fund.

2 Declaration of approval of Resolution authorising expenditure from the Higher Studies Fund

That the University be authorised to expend from the Bodleian Fund B of the Higher Studies Fund the sum of £25K per annum for two years towards the cost of a post in the Bodleian Library in support of the task of automating the cataloguing of the Bodleian's Western Manuscript Collections.

3 Presentation of Vice-Chancellor's Oration

The Oration delivered by Mr Vice-Chancellor on 3 October was presented.

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BOARDS OF FACULTIES

For changes in regulations for examinations, to come into effect on 1 December, see `Examinations and Boards' below.

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