University Agenda

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CONGREGATION 8 November 11.15 a.m.

Conferment of Honorary Degrees

The Degree of Doctor of Letters, honoris causa, approved by Resolution of Congregation on 5 February 2002, will be conferred upon the following to mark the 400th anniversary of the foundation of the Bodleian Library:

(1) JAMES HADLEY BILLINGTON, D.PHIL. (BA Princeton), Balliol, The Librarian of Congress of The United States of America

(2) LYNNE JANIE BRINDLEY (BA Reading; MA London), Chief Executive, The British Library

(3) SIR BRIAN FOLLETT, DL (B.SC., PH.D. Bristol; D.SC. Wales), FRS, Chairman of the Arts and Humanities Research Board

(4) PAUL LECLERC (BS College of the Holy Cross; MA, PH.D. Columbia), President and Chief Executive Officer, The New York Public Library

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CONGREGATION 14 November 11.30 a.m.

Conferment of Degree by Diploma

The Degree of Doctor of Civil Law by Diploma, approved by Special Resolution of Congregation on 29 June 1999, will be conferred upon HIS EXCELLENCY PRESIDENT CARDOSO OF BRAZIL.

¶ Admission to this ceremony will be by invitation only.

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CONGREGATION 19 November 2 p.m.

Presentation of Vice-Chancellor's Oration

The Oration delivered by Mr Vice-Chancellor on 8 October will be presented and may be discussed.

¶ The text of the Oration has been published as Supplement (2) to Gazette No. 4634.

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