Diary

Contents of this section:

Institute for the Advancement of University Learning Seminars: places should be booked in advance through the IAUL (telephone: (2)86808, e-mail: services@learning.ox.ac.uk, Internet: http://www.learning.ox.ac.uk).

Return to Contents Page of this issue


Friday 28 March

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Camille Pissarro', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

Return to List of Contents of this section


Tuesday 1 April

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Watches: jewel or machine?', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

Return to List of Contents of this section


Wednesday 2 April

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM introductory gallery talk: `Some archaeological treasures', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

Return to List of Contents of this section


Thursday 3 April

INSTITUTE FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF UNIVERSITY LEARNING seminar: `Career review and planning for contract research staff', 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

CHRIST CHURCH PICTURE GALLERY guided tour: `Saints', 2.15 p.m. (booking not required).

Return to List of Contents of this section


Friday 4 April

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `The colour blue', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

GODFREY HOWARD and BARBARA BRAY: `A literay life in Paris' (literary evening: the Sunday Times Oxford Literary Festival), Maison Française, 5.45 p.m. (tickets £6, concessions £4.50, from the Oxford Playhouse, tel. 305305, or at the door).

Return to List of Contents of this section


Tuesday 8 April

INSTITUTE FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF UNIVERSITY LEARNING seminar: `Recruitment and selection for all staff' (day 1), 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Panel painting in early Renaissance Florence', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

Return to List of Contents of this section


Wednesday 9 April

INSTITUTE FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF UNIVERSITY LEARNING seminars: `Job search and interview skills for contract research staff', 9.30 a.m., and `Recruitment and selection for all staff' (day 2), 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM introductory gallery talk: `Animals in Western art', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

Return to List of Contents of this section


Thursday 10 April

INSTITUTE FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF UNIVERSITY LEARNING seminar: `Dealing with stress', 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

CHRIST CHURCH PICTURE GALLERY guided tour: general tour, 2.15 p.m. (booking not required).

Return to List of Contents of this section


Friday 11 April

INSTITUTE FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF UNIVERSITY LEARNING seminar: `Springboard, Programme 2' (third workshop), 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `The founders of the Ashmolean', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

Return to List of Contents of this section


Tuesday 15 April

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Nineteenth-century French painting', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

Return to List of Contents of this section


Wednesday 16 April

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM introductory gallery talk: `Oriental metalwork', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

Return to List of Contents of this section


Thursday 17 April

PITT RIVERS MUSEUM closed (reopens 21 April).

SELCUK GURISIK: `Indigenous arts and crafts of Anatolia' (Oxford Asian Textile Group lecture), Pauling Centre, 58 Banbury Road, 5.45 p.m. (admission for visitors £2).

Return to List of Contents of this section


Friday 18 April

BODLEIAN LIBRARY closed (reopens 22 April; for full details, see notice above).

TAYLOR INSTITUTION library closed (reopens 22 April).

Return to List of Contents of this section


Saturday 19 April

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM closed (reopens 21 April).

Return to List of Contents of this section


Tuesday 22 April

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Shakespeare's world', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

Return to List of Contents of this section


Wednesday 23 April

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM introductory gallery talk: `Portraiture', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

PROFESSOR R. DARNTON: `The science of piracy: a crucial ingredient in eighteenth-century publishing' (lecture), Garden Quadrangle Auditorium, St John's, 4.30 p.m. (official opening of the St John's Research Centre; open to all members of the University).

Return to List of Contents of this section


Thursday 24 April

INSTITUTE FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF UNIVERSITY LEARNING seminars: `Opendoor: advanced skills', 9.30 a.m., and `Designing lectures for learning', 9.30 a.m. (see information above).

CHRIST CHURCH PICTURE GALLERY guided tour: `Baroque paintings', 2.15 p.m. (booking not required).

Return to List of Contents of this section


Friday 25 April

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `The human face', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

CONFERENCE: `Muslims in Europe post-9/11' (conference arranged jointly by St Antony's and Princeton University), St Antony's, 25 and 26 April (attendance restricted to members of the University: those interested should apply in person or by e-mail to antonians@sant.ox.ac.uk).

Return to List of Contents of this section


Sunday 27 April

TRINITY FULL TERM begins.

Return to List of Contents of this section


Tuesday 29 April

INSTITUTE FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF UNIVERSITY LEARNING seminar: `Contract research staff—briefings for research supervisors', 12.30 p.m. (see information above).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk: `Venetian painting', 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

D. RYAN: `Americanisation and anti-Americanism at the periphery: from Central America to 9/11' (seminar series: `Americanisation and anti-Americanism: global views of the USA'), Rothermere American Institute, 2.30 p.m.

Return to List of Contents of this section


Wednesday 30 April

INSTITUTE FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF UNIVERSITY LEARNING seminars: `Recruitment and selection for occasional recruiters', 9.30 a.m.; `Recruitment and selection for those involved in academic appointments', 2 p.m.; `Introductory statistical modelling for research—introduction to modelling', 3 p.m. (see information above).

ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM gallery talk in series `The Curator and the Collection': ` "The Dress of an Oriental Gentleman": Edward Lane in Egypt' (Dr R. Barnes), 1.15 p.m. (Cost: £1.50. Tel. for bookings: (2)78015, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., or e-mail: education.service@ashmus.ox.ac.uk.)

Return to List of Contents of this section