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No 6257

Wednesday 29 February 2012

Vol cxlii No 22

pp. 482–487

Societies, etc.

Friends of Cambridge University Library

A meeting of the Friends of Cambridge University Library will be held on Wednesday, 29 February 2012, at 5.30 p.m., in the Morison Room, University Library, West Road, at which Dr Julie Brown will give a talk entitled Exploring the music of ‘Epic of Everest’. Further particulars are available at

Society for the History of the University

The next meeting will be held at 8.30 p.m. in the Old Library, Darwin College, on Thursday, 8 March 2012. Dr Alistair Fair will give a talk entitled ‘An ideal campus’: the genesis and design of the Sidgwick Site, 1948-63. Refreshments will be served from 8 p.m.

Philosophical Society

The Society’s Honorary Fellows Lecture will take place at 5.30 p.m. on Wednesday, 7 March 2012, in the Lady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Site. Sir Michael Atiyah OM, FRS will give a lecture entitled The youthful spirit of mathematics. Further details are available at