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Election of the Chancellor in October

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Election of the Chancellor in October

The University hereby gives notice to members of the University Senate* that an election will take place to elect a Chancellor of the University of Cambridge. The election will take place in the Senate-House in Cambridge on Friday 14 and Saturday 15 October 2011 from 10am to 8pm on each day.  In accordance with the Statutes of the University, votes must be cast in person, and votes will be counted under the University’s regulations for the Single Transferable Vote

Only members of the Senate of the University are eligible to vote. The Senate comprises:

- graduates of the University who have take the Cambridge MA or any other Cambridge Masters Degree (for example the LLM, MPhil, MSci, MEng, MRes, or MBA), a Cambridge Doctorate, or the Cambridge BD Degree

- Current members of the Regent House regardsless of degrees held

For more information, please visit this website: http://www.admin.cam.ac.uk/chancellorship

As part of this historic occasion we hope that King’s Members will take the opportunity to visit the College. Over the course of the weekend you are invited to use your NRM privileges to:

Eat in the Servery (cash sales)
Friday, 14 October: Breakfast 8.00–9.15am, Lunch 12.15–1.30pm & Dinner 6.00–7.30pm
Saturday, 15 October: Brunch 11.00am–1.30pm & Dinner 6.00-7.30pm
Sunday, 16 October: Brunch 11.00am–1.30pm & Dinner 6.00-7.30pm

Use the College Bar during your visit
Lunchtimes - 12.00pm–2.00pm
Friday & Saturday evening - 6.00pm–Midnight
Sunday evening - 6.00pm–10.30pm

Dine at High Table
Places limited: Please book directly with the Butler, Mark Smith tel: +44 (0)1223 748947; email: [email protected]

Order Wine from College Pantry
To pre-order wine or join the College wine circulation list please contact the Butler, Mark Smith (contact details shown above).  Orders can be collected from the Porter’s Lodge. Please click here to view the wine list.

Hire College Punts
Punts cost £7 per hour and can be hired from the Porters' Lodge

Stay in College Guest Rooms
Please book directly through the Porters Lodge on +44 (0)1223 331100, or email: [email protected]

Unfortunately we are unable to offer College parking on this occasion. We suggest you make use of the Park & Ride services and public car parks, the nearest being Grand Arcade and Park Street.

Attend Chapel Services
Friday, 14 October: Evensong 5.30pm
Saturday, 15 October: Evensong 5.30pm & Recital 6.30pm
Sunday, 16 October: Sung Holy Communion 10.30am & Evensong 3.30pm