University Gazette, 26 June 2009: Diary
Friday 26 June
LEARNING INSTITUTE seminars: 'Developing management and leadership at Oxford, level 3 (for principal investigators), workshop 4: Good practice in managing projects (1)—activity breakdown, activity dependency, planning, monitoring', 12.30 p.m., and 'Springboard' (workshop 3) (for details, see the Learning Institute site).
Saturday 27 June
CONFERENCE: 'Constitutional change in France and the United Kingdom', Maison Française, 9.30 a.m.þ5.30 p.m. (enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Sunday 28 June
THE RT REVD STEPHEN COTTRELL preaches the St John Baptist's Day Sermon, Magdalen, 10 a.m.
Monday 29 June
TASK FORCE ON ACADEMIC EMPLOYMENT: deadline today for responses to consultation document 'Duties of academics, and related issues' (responses to: email@example.com).
BODLEIAN LIBRARY: Upper Radcliffe Camera closed for building work (reopens 5 October).
LEARNING INSTITUTE seminar: 'Minutes and agendas', 9.30 a.m. (for details, see the Learning Institute site).
DR REX HUGHES and DAVID LIVINGSTONE: 'War 2.0: the battle for cyberspace' (lecture), Oxford Internet Institute, 4 p.m. (to attend, e-mail name, and affiliation if any, to firstname.lastname@example.org; further information on www.oii.ox.ac.uk).
PROFESSOR ARTHUR I. MILLER: 'The strange friendship of Pauli and Jung: when physics met psychology' (lecture), Martin Wood Lecture Theatre, Clarendon Laboratory, 5.15 p.m. (open to the public; booking not required).
Tuesday 30 June
LEARNING INSTITUTE seminars: 'Proof-reading', 9.30 a.m., and 'CVs, selection, and interview skills for research staff', 9.30 a.m. (for details, see the Learning Institute site).
PROFESSOR JOSEPH TUROW: 'Journalism organisations and the clickmetrics economy: past, present, and future' (lecture), Oxford Internet Institute, 5 p.m. (to attend, e-mail name, and affiliation if any, to email@example.com; further information on www.oii.ox.ac.uk).
Thursday 2 July
CONFERENCE: 'Ageing in Latin America', Manor Road Building, from 9 p.m. (Continues tomorrow. Further details at: www.ageing.ox.ac.uk/eve nts/conferences-workshops/)
Friday 3 July
LEARNING INSTITUTE seminars: 'Working with systems thinking and the unconscious in the organisation' (final workshop), 9.30 a.m., and 'Developing management and leadership at Oxford, level 3 (for principal investigators), workshop 5: Good practice in managing projects (2)—financial reporting and budget planning', 12.30 p.m. (see information above).
POSTGRADUATE COLLOQUIUM: 'Jorge Luis Borges', St Edmund Hall, from 10.30 a.m. (Continues tomorrow. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org)
CONFERENCE: 'The global Lincoln', St Catherine's, from 4 p.m. (Continues tomorrow. Information and registration: www.rai.ox.ac.uk/lincoln)
PROFESSOR ADAM KOLBER: 'Why retributivists must abolish prison' (lecture), Old Indian Institute, Broad Street, 4 p.m. (enquiries: email@example.com).
Saturday 4 July
MATHEMATICS AND PHILOSOPHY: reunion of staff and alumni to mark the fortieth anniversary of the degree in Mathematics and Philosophy (continues tomorrow: details at www.maths.ox.ac.uk/events/mp40).< /p>
CONFERENCE (Centre for the History of Childhood, Faculty of History): 'Becoming a person', Summer Common Room, Magdalen, from 9.30 a.m. (details at www.history.ox.ac.uk/research/clusters/history_childhood; enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org).
Wednesday 8 July
LEARNING INSTITUTE online course begins: 'Recruitment and selection' (see information above).
LADY MARGARET HALL: 'Summer serenade'—concert and dinner in aid of New Buildings Campaign; includes performance by the Classical Opera Company of Mozart arias and duets, with readings by Bill Nighy and Diana Quick (tickets £100; enquiries to email@example.com; online booking at www.lmh-alumni.org).
Friday 10 July
LEARNING INSTITUTE seminar: 'Developing management and leadership at Oxford, level 3 (for principal investigators), workshop 6: intellectual property', 12.30 p.m. (see information above).
Monday 13 July
OXFORD ONLINE DEBATE: voting starts on motion 'The NHS should not treat self-inflicted illness', with debaters Charles Foster and Dr Mark Sheehan (moderator Dr Paula Boddington), at www.ox.ac.uk/debates/.