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CONGREGATION 9 March 2004 2 p.m.

¶ Members of Congregation are reminded that written notice of any intention to vote against any of the following resolutions, signed in each case by at least two members of Congregation, must be given to the Registrar by noon on Monday, 1 March 2004.

Voting on Resolutions approving the conferment of Honorary Degrees

(1) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Civil Law, honoris causa, upon SIR MARTIN WOOD, KT, OBE, FRS (MA Cambridge), Honorary Fellow of Wolfson College, Honorary Student of Christ Church, founder and Honorary President, Oxford Instruments, and founder of the Oxford Trust, be approved.

(2) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Civil Law, honoris causa, upon THE RT HON THE LORD WOOLF (LL.B. London), Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, be approved.

(3) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Letters, honoris causa, upon PROFESSOR JOESPH STIGLITZ (BA Amherst, PH.D. MIT), Professor of Economics and Finance, Columbia University Graduate School of Business, be approved.

(4) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Letters, honoris causa, upon PROFESSOR DAME MARILYN STRATHERN, DBE, FBA (MA, PH.D. Cambridge), Mistress of Girton College, Cambridge and William Wyse Professor of Social Anthropology at the University of Cambridge, be approved.

(5) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Science, honoris causa, upon PROFESSOR SUZANNE CORY, FRS (B.SC., M.SC. Melbourne, PH.D. Cambridge), Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, Director of, and Professor of Medical Biology at, the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Melbourne, be approved.

(6) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Science, honoris causa, upon PROFESSOR SIR ALEC JEFFREYS, MA, D.PHIL, FRS, Honorary Fellow of Merton College, Royal Society Wolfson Research Professor, University of Leicester, be approved.

(7) That the conferment of the Degree of Doctor of Science, honoris causa, upon PROFESSOR AHMED H. ZEWAIL (B.SC., MS Alexandria, PH.D. Pennsylvania), Linus Pauling Professor of Chemistry and Professor of Physics, California Institute of Technology, be approved.

¶ If the resolutions are approved, the honorary degrees will be conferred at the Encaenia on 23 June 2004.

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