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Oxford University Gazette, 22 June 2007: Diary

Friday 22 June

CONFERENCE: 'Towards an ecology of HIV/AIDS: research on HIV/AIDS at Oxford', Pauling Centre for the Human Sciences, 9 a.m.–5.30 p.m. (enquiries: nadine.beckmann@anthro.ox.ac.uk).

CONFERENCE: 'The French general election and the French party system', Maison Française, 9 a.m.–1 p.m. (enquiries: maison@herald.ox.ac.uk).

LEARNING INSTITUTE seminar: 'Managing employee conduct and performance', 9.30 a.m. (for details, see the Learning Institute site).

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Saturday 23 June

CONFERENCE: 'Private lives of the Enlightenment', Maison Française, 9 a.m.–6 p.m. (Continues tomorrow in St Edmund Hall. Enquiries: maison@herald.ox.ac.uk.)

PITT RIVERS MUSEUM: 'Opening Doors Opening Minds' event, from 10 a.m.: following the path of a new object when it is donated to the Museum, with an opportunity to see behind the scenes in the new extension; suitable for adults and accompanied children over 8 (booking essential: Oxford (2)70927 or prm@prm.ox.ac.uk).

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Sunday 24 June

DR ROBERT GILBERT preaches the St John Baptist's Day Sermon, Magdalen, 10 a.m.

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Monday 25 June

PROFESSOR ERIN B. MEE: 'Political translations of Antigone in Manipur, north-east India: the fight for regional autonomy through regional culture' (Archive of Performances of Greek and Roman Drama lecture), Lecture Theatre, Classics Centre, 5.15 p.m. (enquiries: tel. (2)88210 or e-mail: apgrd@classics.ox.ac.uk).

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Tuesday 26 June

LEARNING INSTITUTE seminar: 'Introductory certificate in management' (Day 6), 9.30 a.m.

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Thursday 28 June

LEARNING INSTITUTE seminar: 'Discretionary pay', 2 p.m. (for details, see the Learning Institute site).

JEREMY SUTTON: 'A tale of two portraits: from crayon to computer. The role of digital fine art media in live portraiture' (seminar), Seminar Room, Oxford Internet Institute, 1 St Giles', 4 p.m. (further details at: www.oii.ox.ac.uk/events/).

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Friday 29 June

LEARNING INSTITUTE seminar: 'Career review and planning for contract research staff', 9.30 a.m. (for details, see the Learning Institute site).

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Wednesday 4 July

THE REVD RALPH WILLIAMSON: 'Postcards from the Indian Church' (Christ Church Cathedral Summer Lectures), Priory Room, Christ Church, 4.30 p.m. (admission free).

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Friday 6 July

LEARNING INSTITUTE seminars: 'Job search and interview skills for contract research staff', 9.30 a.m.; 'Springboard' (Workshop 4, Programme 4), 9.30 a.m. (see information above). (for details, see the Learning Institute site).

CAREERS SERVICE: Open Event for staff—an opportunity to visit the Careers Service and meet staff to find out about their services, resources and activities with undergraduate and postgraduate students and contract research staff, Careers Service, 56 Banbury Road, 11 a.m.–2 p.m.

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Wednesday 11 July

LEARNING INSTITUTE seminar: 'Springboard' (Workshop 4, Programme 5), 9.30 a.m. (for details, see the Learning Institute site).

THE VEN. JULIAN HUBBARD: 'Churches and the European Union: a reflection for the feast day of St Benedict, patron saint of Europe' (Christ Church Cathedral Summer Lectures), Priory Room, Christ Church, 4.30 p.m. (admission free).

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Friday 13 July

LEARNING INSTITUTE seminar: 'Springboard' (Follow-up day to programme 1) (see information above).

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Wednesday 18 July

LEARNING INSTITUTE seminar: 'Discretionary pay', 10 a.m. (for details, see the Learning Institute site).

PROFESSOR CANON GEORGE PATTISON: 'A worldwide church or a Christian movement?' (Christ Church Cathedral Summer Lectures), Priory Room, Christ Church, 4.30 p.m. (admission free).

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Wednesday 25 July

THE VERY REVD CHRISTOPHER LEWIS: 'Fresh models of Christian unity' (Christ Church Cathedral Summer Lectures), Priory Room, Christ Church, 4.30 p.m. (admission free).

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Thursday 26 July

LEARNING INSTITUTE seminar: 'Communicating your future: communication skills for researchers', 10.30 a.m. (for details, see the Learning Institute site).

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Wednesday 1 August

PROFESSOR CANON MARILYN ADAMS: 'Models of church: global and national' (Christ Church Cathedral Summer Lectures), Priory Room, Christ Church, 4.30 p.m. (admission free).

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