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No 6577

Wednesday 12 February 2020

Vol cl No 19

pp. 334–345



13 February, Thursday. Lent Term divides.

22 February, Saturday. Congregation of the Regent House at 2 p.m.

23 February, Sunday. Preacher before the University at 11.15 a.m., Professor Rae Langton, N, Knightbridge Professor of Philosophy (Hulsean Preacher).

  3 March, Tuesday. Discussion at 2 p.m. in the Senate-House (see below).

  4 March, Wednesday. End of third quarter of Lent Term.

Discussions (Tuesdays at 2 p.m.)

Congregations (Saturdays unless otherwise stated)

  3 March

22 February, at 2 p.m.

17 March

21 March, at 11 a.m.

28 March, at 11 a.m.

Discussion on Tuesday, 3 March 2020

The Vice‑Chancellor invites those qualified under the regulations for Discussions (Statutes and Ordinances, p. 105) to attend a Discussion in the Senate-House on Tuesday, 3 March 2020 at 2 p.m., for the discussion of:

1.Topic of Concern to the University: Enabling accessible, safe cycling and sustainable transport (Reporter, 6575, 2019–20, p. 306).

In addition to those entitled to attend under the regulations, this Discussion will be open to all students and employees of the University Group and the Colleges.

Further information on Discussions, including details on format and attendance, is provided at

Election to the Council

10 February 2020

Further to the Notice dated 22 January 2020 (Reporter, 6574, 2019–20, p. 295), the Vice‑Chancellor announces that the following candidates have been nominated in accordance with Statute A IV 2 and 3 for election to the Council in class (c) (members of the Regent House), and that it has been certified to him that the candidates have consented to be nominated:


Nominated by:

Dr Simon James Beard

Dr C. A. Rhodes and Dr J. L. Huppert, JE

Dr Matthew Rosenberg Danish

Dr R. M. Mortier, CHR, and Dr A. J. Hutchings

Dr Philip Michael Knox

Dr A. M. Keating and Dr G. R. Alexander, CAI

Ms Edna Helen MurphyED

Dr K. Ottewell, LC, and Dr P. J. McCosker, ED

It is necessary to hold an election to select one from among the four candidates. The person elected will serve with immediate effect until 31 December 2022.

Online voting will open at 10 a.m. on Monday, 17 February 2020 and close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, 27 February 2020. Hardcopy voting papers and supporting materials will be distributed not later than Monday, 17 February 2020 to those who opted by 2 November 2019 to vote on paper; the last date for the return of voting papers is 5 p.m. on Thursday, 27 February 2020.