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Oxford University Gazette, 3 June 2010: Notices


Saïd Business School

Memorial Ceremony

A Ceremony to honour the memory of PROFESSOR ANTHONY HOPWOOD, former Student of Christ Church and Peter Moores Dean of the Saïd Business School, will be held at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, 16 June, in the Nelson Mandela Lecture Theatre, the Saïd Business School, followed by a reception in the Entrance Hall.

Those wishing to attend are requested to register at

Lady Margaret Hall

Celebration of the 150th anniversary of the birth of Anton Chekhov

DIANA QUICK and MICHAEL PENNINGTON will take part in a reading of I take your hand in mine..., by Carol Rocamora, based on Chekhov's love letters to the actress Olga Knipper, at 7.30 p.m. on Tuesday, 8 June, in the Simpkins Lee Theatre, Lady Margaret Hall. Admission is free. Enquiries may be directed to, and booking may be arranged through

Queen's College

Music for a summer's evening

At 7.30 p.m. on Saturday, 12 June, the Choir of Queen's College will present 'Music for a summer's evening', including works by Eric Whitacre and James Macmillan, and the world premiere of Phillip Cooke's Adlestrop. Tickets cost £12 (concessions £9, students £5), and include two glasses of wine.

St John's College

Performance by the London Bulgarian Choir

THE LONDON BULGARIAN CHOIR (dir. Dessislava Stefanova) will perform at 7 p.m. on Saturday, 5 June, in the Auditorium, St John's College (doors open at 6.15 p.m.). Tickets, costing £5, may be obtained from the college lodge or by e-mailing:

The concert is supported by the Kendrew Bequest.

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Reconferments of the Title of Visiting Professor

On the recommendation of the Saïd Business School, the Social Sciences Board has reconferred the title of Visiting Professor in Accounting on PROFESSOR D.C. COOPER, B.SC LSE, PH.D Manc, from 24 April 2010 until 23 April 2012.

The Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board has reconferred the title of Visiting Professor in Physics on PROFESSOR STEVEN J. ROSE, MA D.PHIL Oxf, currently Head of the Plasma Physics Group at Imperial College London, for five years from 13 June 2010.

Recognition of Distinction

On behalf of the Recognition of Distinction Committee, the Vice-Chancellor has conferred the title of Professor of the Sociology of Education on J. OZGA, MA M.ED Aberd, PH.D Open, Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Education and Fellow of Green Templeton College, with effect from 1 October 2010.

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