[Humanist] 23.82 45th anniversary celebration in Cambridge

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                  Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 23, No. 82.
         Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Tue, 16 Jun 2009 11:08:27 +0100
        From: John Dawson <jld1 at hermes.cam.ac.uk>
        Subject: Literary & Linguistic Computing Centre 45th Anniversary

University of Cambridge Computing Service
Literary and Linguistic Computing Centre
45th Anniversary Celebration
Friday 2 October 2009

You are invited to participate in this day of celebrations, which are to commemorate:

--The 45th anniversary of the establishment of the Literary and  
Linguistic Computing Centre (LLCC) by Roy Wisbey at the University of  
Cambridge in 1964

-- John Dawson's 35-year service as Manager of the LLCC

-- 20 years of the LLCC being part of the University Computing  

-- John Dawson's retirement on 9 October 2009

The event will be held at Downing College, Cambridge, in the West Lodge.

An approximate timetable is as follows:

-- 10:30-11:00            Gather for coffee and chat
-- 11:00-11:20            Opening and introduction by Roy Wisbey
-- 11:20-12:25            Talks by people associated with the LLCC
-- 12:25-14:00            Lunch in Downing College
-- 14:00-16:20            Talks by people associated with the LLCC
-- 16:30-18:00            Party

There will be a small charge of 20 GBP per person to cover the cost of  
lunch and refreshments.

Please send a cheque (drawn on a British bank) for GBP 20, payable to R.  
J. Stibbs, with your postal address and details of any dietary requirements, to:

                         Dr John Dawson
                         Literary and Linguistic Computing Centre
                         Raised Faculty Building
                         Sidgwick Site
                         Cambridge  CB3 9DA

If you wish to pay by credit card, the cost will be =A322 per person.  
Please email   LLCC at ucs.cam.ac.uk to arrange this, giving your email address, full postal address, and your dietary requirements, and a PayPal invoice will be sent to you.

Please send or arrange your payment by 13 September 2009. On receipt of your payment, a formal invitation will be sent to you with details  
of travel and parking.

Note that no accommodation is arranged for this event; if you wish to  
stay overnight in Cambridge, please make your own arrangements (and bear in mind that Cambridge is a very popular tourist destination, so  
hotels and guesthouses are expensive and often full).

If you have any questions, please email LLCC at ucs.cam.ac.uk

John Dawson & Rosemary Rodd

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