Les Woods Memorial Exhibition 2017

Tuesday 24 January

Les WoodsThere will be an exhibition to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the passing of Professor Les Woods (Tutorial Fellow in Engineering Science 1960-1970, Professor of Mathematics and Professorial Fellow of Balliol 1970-1990 and Emeritus Fellow 1991-2007) on Tuesday 25 April, Wednesday 26 April, Thursday 27 April and Friday 28 April 2017 at the Balliol Historic Collections Centre, St Cross Church, St Cross Road, OX1 3UH, from 2.30 to 5.00pm.

The exhibition, curated by Dr Joanna Ashbourn, will include many items from the Les Woods Archive at Balliol College which cover his personal life, his time as a World War II fighter pilot, and his long and varied academic career.

Entry will also be possible at other times that week by arrangement with the Archivist, Anna Sander, by phone at 01865 271900 or by email to archivist@balliol.ox.ac.uk. For disabled access, please contact the Archivist in advance.

The Les Woods Memorial Fund, set up in his memory, is used to support academic initiatives at the College which may include a book prize or scholarship in his name. If you would like to contribute to the fund, please see this page.