Oxford University Gazette, 1 December 2005: Lectures
Professor of Internet Governance and RegulationPROFESSOR JONATHAN ZITTRAIN will deliver his inaugural lecture at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, 25 April, in the Examination Schools.
Subject: 'The future of the Internetand how to stop it.'
COMMITTEE FOR COMPARATIVE PHILOLOGY, LINGUISTICS, AND PHONETICSPROFESSOR JAY H. JASANOFF, Harvard, will lecture at 5 p.m. on Monday, 5 December, in Lecture Room B, Worcester College.
Convener: Dr John Penney.
Subject: 'The origin of the Latin gerund and gerundive.'
SAID BUSINESS SCHOOL
Entrepreneurship in OxfordThis seminar, marking the launch of Entrepreneurship Saïd and the latest spin-offs report from Oxfordshire Economic Observatory, which charts Oxford's growth into the leading UK innovation cluster, will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, 6 December, in the Saïd Business School. All members of the University are welcome to attend.
The audience will include spinouts, alumni entrepreneurs and investors, student entrepreneurs
and representatives of Oxford-based high-growth companies. To register, visit
OXFORD INTERNET INSTITUTEPROFESSOR JONATHAN ZITTRAIN, Professor of Internet Governance and Regulation, will lecture at 5.30 p.m. on the following Mondays in the Oxford Internet Institute, 1 St Giles'.
27 Feb.: 'Code is law: technological complements to copyright.'
6 Mar.: 'Jurisdiction and the Internet.'
ALL SOULS COLLEGE
Neill Lecture 2006THE HON. MICHAEL BELOFF, QC, President, Trinity College, will deliver the Neill Lecture at 5 p.m. on Friday, 27 January, in the Examination Schools.
Subject: 'Paying the judgeswho, whom, how much, and why?'
Leonard Stein Lectures 2006PROFESSOR AVI SHLAIM will deliver the Leonard Stein Lectures at 5 p.m. on the following Thursdays in the Nissan Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College.
19 Jan.: 'The strategy of the Iron Wall: from Ze'ev Jobotinsky to Ariel Sharon.'
26 Jan.: 'The War of the Israeli Historians.'
Green College Lectures 2006
Climate changeevidence, effects, and evasive actionThe Green College Lectures will be given at 6 p.m. on Mondays in the Witts Lecture Theatre, the Radcliffe Infirmary.
DR T. PALMER, European Centre for Medium-range Weather Forecasts
PROFESSOR J. THOMAS, Director, Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Dorset
PROFESSOR SIR ANDREW HAINES, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
LORD OXBURGH OF LIVERPOOL
Christianity 'Made in Japan': the Jesuit enterprise 15491640DR ANTONI ÜÇERLER, Sophia University, Tokyo, will deliver the D'Arcy Lectures at 5 p.m. on Wednesdays in the Examination Schools.
1 Feb.: 'Gutenberg comes to Japan: the Jesuit Mission Press 15881620.'
8 Feb.: ' Aristotle and Aquinas in Japanese dress: a unique Magdalen College treasure.'
15 Feb.: 'Dissonant voices: Jesuit debates on race and religion.'
22 Feb.: 'The Japanese "Primitive Church": Alessandro Valignano's Rhetorical History of Japan (1603).'
29 Feb.: ' "Warring States"Japan meets Silicon Valley: creating electronic editions of the sources.'
8 Mar.: 'The "Christian Century" in Japan
(15431640): conflicting interpretations. '
OXFORD INTELLIGENCE GROUPDR WILLIAM NOLTE, Office of the Director of National Intelligence, will lecture at 5.30 p.m. on Monday, 5 December, in the Lecture Theatre, Nuffield College.
The lecture will be followed by a dinner/discussion at 7.15 p.m. in the Fellows' Dining Room. A limited number of places is available, for which application should be sent by cheque for £25 (students £15), made out to Nuffield College, to Claire Bunce, Nuffield College, Oxford OX1 1NF, by 2 December.
Subject: 'The new look in American intelligence training.'