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PAGE vi. UNIVERSITY STIMULANTS AND REWARDS.. 1. Scholurships and Fellowships

890 Craven-Traveling-Vinerian--Dean Ireland

890 Eldon-Boden-Kennicott-Pusey-Hertford

890 Taylor-Burdett Coutts....... 2. Prizes-Chancellor-Newdgate-Ellerton

891 Arnold-Stanhope-Gaisford Johnson-Hall-Lothian-Conington

891 3. Church Patronage-Benefices

891 VII. UNIVERSITY DEGREES....

892 1. Conditions-Residence-Character-Standing

892 VII. EXAMINATIONS AND EXERCISES FOR DEGREES...........

893 1. Degree of Bachelor of Arts ....

893 (1). Responsions

893 (2). Moderationsor First Public Examination. A. Pass-men-Subjects-Books-Testamun..

894 B. Honor-men-Books-Papers.........

894 (3). Class, or Second Public Examinations............

895 Division into Schools Classmen

896 School of Classics-Honors-Highest Honors......

896 School of Mathematics-Honors...

896 School of Natural Sciences-Pass-Honors...

896 School of Law and Modern History...

897 School of Theology

897 2 Degree of Master of Arts..........

897 3. Degrees in Music-Requirements for Doctor .....

897 4. Degrees in Civil Law-Subjects .......

898 5. Degrees in Medicine-Two Examinations.

899 6. Degrees in Divinity-Accumulation...

899 7. Declaration on taking Degrees...

899 8. Degrees to Absent Persons

900 9. Degrees by Incorporation

900 10. Costume on Presentation Days.......

901 (1). · niversity Officers Chancellor-Proctors-Esquire Beadles-Verger.. 901 (2). Graduates-Doctors-Masters-Bachelors......

901 (3). Undergraduates-Different Classes....

902 Noblemen, and Sons of Noblemen-Gentlemen Commoners—Commoners, 902 Servitors-Bible Clerke-Students Unattached

902 11. Degree of Associate in Arts

903 Middle Class School Examinations......

903 12. Oxford and Cambridge Examination Board...

903 IX. UNIVERSITY TERMS-FEES AND DUES .....

904 Michaelmas-Hilary or Lent-Easter-Trinity or Act.........

904 Matriculation-Examination-Admission to Degrees—Buttery Book.

904 X. COLLEGES AND HALLS......

905-908 Corporate Character-Members–Buildings

905 Heads-Titles-Mode of Election-Scholars.........

905 All Sonis,Brasenose--Christ-Corpus Christi-Exeter............

906 Jesus-Magdalen-Merton-New-Oriel-Pembroke

906 Queen's-St. John-Trinity-University-Wadham-Keble

907 Halls-Magdalen-New Inn--St. Albans-St. Edmonds-St. Mary..

908 X1. COLLEGE RESIDENCE AND VACATIONS......

909 Conditions of Lodgings in different Colleges-Length of Vacation

909 11. DISCIPLINE-UNIVERSITY AND COLLEGE......

910 Requirements by University Statute-Punishments

910 College Codes General Regulations common to all..

910 Special to certain Colleges--Unattached Students.

911 XIII. COLLEGE EXPENSES-MEMBERS..

911-912 Payments to the College in addition to University Fees Admission-Caution Money-Tuition Fees Servants..

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. 1. INTRODUCTION .....

913-916 Cambridge University and Town....... University Organization-Officers-Chancellor-High Steward-Representatives,....... 915 Council of the Senate-Sex Viri-Examiners-Professors..

915 II, CONSTITUTION AND INSTRUCTION IN THE 13TH CENTURY

917-928 1. University Officers—Chancellor-Regents

............ 917 House of Regents-House of Non-regents...

918 Proctors—Beadels-Scrutators-Taxors

............ 918 Papal Recognition-Bishop of the Diocese made Visitor

919 2. Earliest University Teaching......

919 Grammar Schools-Trivium-Quadrivium

919 Studium Generale-Nova Ars Summalæ.

920 Course of Studies for the Arts Student

921 University Chest-Universal Begging

922 Distinction Dress-Scholar-Bachelor-Master

922 Bachelorship of Arts-Sophister.......

922 Disputations—Responsions-Opponencies Proctors-Posers-Supplicat

923 Questionist-Procession to the Arts School

923 Determination—Standing in Quadragesima........

923 Inceptor--The Great Commencement .......

............ 924 Vesperie—Incepting Master—The Regent Father

924 Prævaricator-Sufficit-Non-regent....

924 Expenses and Dissipation of the Ceremony Incepting for Others—Assuming Expenses

925 Regent Master of Arts-Lectures ..

925 Carsor and Cursorie Lecturing-Ordinary

............ 925 Methods of Instruction-Analytical.......

926 Aquina's Commentary on Aristotle-Buridanus

926 Questio-Pro and Con-Vice of Disputation....

927 Non-regents-Chaucer's Poor Clerk......

927 Requirements for Degree in Theology

927 Courses in Canon and Civil Law-Courses in Medicine..

928 III. UNIVERSITY STUDIES AND STUDENT LIFE........

.... 929-1008 1. Thomas CRANMER—Plea for the Poor Scholars.........

929 2. PROMOTERS OF GREEK LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE......

930 ERASMUS-First Reader on Greek Grammar 1509......

930 RICHARD COKE-Inaugural Discourse as Greek Reader at Cambridge, 1519...... 931 Sir Thomas CHEKE–The Greek Pronunciation Controversy

936 3. PROGRESS OF SCIENCE AND REALISTIC STUDIES........

940 Francis LORD BACON ....... Dedication of Sapicutia Veterum to Cambridge University..

940 Advancement of Science Foundations for Research..

940 John Milton, Christ College, 1625–1632...........

953 Cambridge Studies--Discipline-University Life

953 Private Reading-Travel-Academy-Paradise Lost..

970 Sir Isaac NEWTON—Trinity College...

971 Mathematical Studies College Connection......

973 EDMUND HALLEY

976 4. RICHARD BENTLEY, St. John's College.

977 Mastership of Trinity College .... 5. THOMAS GRAY-Peterhouse and Pembroke..

993 ALEXANDER POPE-Progress of Dullness

994 Strictures on Universities and Schools

995 6. WILLIAM WORDSWORTH, St. John's College....

........... 1001 Reminiscences of College Residence in the Prelude 7. ALFRED TENNYSON, Trinity College

1010 Lines on Revisiting Trinity College..

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8. AMERICAN STUDENTS AT TRINITY COLLEGE..
CHARLES ASTOR BRISTED, 1840-1845.....

First Impressions of Cambridge—Daily Life...
WILLIAM EVERETT, 1659-1863........

A Day with a Pensioner of Trinity...
IV. CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY AS IT 18 ......
1. CONSTITUTION FOR GOVERNMENT AND INSTRUCTION.
1. Legislative Branch-The Senate Council

Executive Branch-Chancellor-High Steward-Vice-Chancellor..
Commissary_Public Orator-Sex Viri—Registrars~ Assessors..

Proctors--Moderators—Beadles University Members-Syndics......... 2. University Professors and Teachers

Date and Title Salary......... 3. University Preachers and Lecturers..

Sermons-Chapel Service....... 4. University Institutions

Botanic Garden-Observatory-Museum

Library--Senate House...... 5. University Scholarships--Prizes and Medals..

Fellowships-Exhibitions......
6. Members of University-Number and Rank.

Head-Fellows-Masters-Doctors..
Bachelors-Scholars--Pensioners
Sizars—Non-collegiate Students.

Results of Non-collegiate System. 7. Academic Costumes-Rank....... n. UNIVERSITY DEGREES.......

Conferred by Grace of the Senate-Sufficat.. 1. Degrees in Arts-Bachelors and Masters

General Conditions-Matriculations...
College Residence and Examinations......

Public University Examinations....
2. Ordinary Degree of Bachelor of Arts ...

Previous Examinations-General-Special
Admission-Protector-Sufficat-Question ist
Proceedings in Congregation.......
Proctors-Beadle-Vice-Chancellor
Protector, or College Father, and Senior Wrangler...
College Father of Kings, Trinity, St. John's, &c.......

Order of Announcement-Wranglers-Senior Optimes, Juniors, &c.
3. Inceptors, or Masters of Arts.....
4. Masters and Doctors of Law.....
5. Degrees in Divinity-Bachelor-Doctor
6. Degrees in Medicine and Surgery
7. Degrees in Music--Composition
8. University Local Examinations-Class List ...
9. University Local Lectures
10. Degrees without Residence...

Honorary Degrees---Conditions 11. Ceremony of Taking Degrees in. PUBLIC EXAMINATIONS FOR DEGREES AND Honors..

1. College Conditions for obtaining Degree of Bachelor of Arts.

Residence measured by Terms-Number ....
Best time for Entering College-Non-collegiate Students
Incidental Advantages of College Residence....
Mode of Admission to a College-Previous Examination..
Membership of the University--Matriculation
Rooms-Equipment-Academic Dress...

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1045 Professional Lectures-Tutorial Readings.

1046 University Examinations

1046 Previous Examinations-Little Go or Smalls-For the Poll Men. First Part-Second Part-Limitations...

1046 Requirements for Honor men in any Tripos....

1047 Examinations for Ordinary Degrees.

1047 Candidates for Honors-Single-General..

1047 Candidates for the Ordinary Degrees-- Two Special Examinations Conditions.........

1048 Theology-Subjects einbraced.....

1048 Moral Science-Moral Philosophy~Political Economy..

1048 Law and History-Books read....

1048 Natural Science-Number of Papers.....

1048 Mechanism and Applied Science Subjects

1048 Tripos Examinations-Meaning of Phrase ..

1049 Annual-Lowest place entitles to Honors........

1049 Mathematical Tripos, instituted in 1739

1049 Four days prelimioary-Two days for final

1050 Plucked men-Wranglers-Senior-Junior-Optimes..

1050 Classical Tripos, instituted in 1825.

1050 Moral and Natural Science Tripos..

1050 Law Tripos, instituted in 1875.

1051 Historical Tripos.....

1051 Theological Tripos-Semetic and Indian Languages..

1052 3. University Scholarships and Exhibitions

1053 Classics-Craven, Battics, Dawes, Brown, Pitt, Porson, Waddington.

1053 Classics and Mathematics--Bell, Barnes, Abbott....

1053 Hebrew-Tyrwhitt; Theology--Crosse...

1053 International Law--Whewell ; History-Lightfoot; Astronomy--Sheepshanks.... 1053 4. University Prizes and Medals...

1054 Chancellors---Members Latin Essay-Browne--Porson............

1055 Powis Hare-Harness--La Bas--Members English Essay.....

1056 Seatonian-CarusnSchoefield-Jeremic-Evans,Norrisian-Hulsean.

1056 Kaye-Maitland-Burney-Smith-Adams-Sedgwick..

1057 5. College Stimulants and Rewards.....

1058 Fellowships—Number and Pecuniary Value

1058 College HeadshipTutorships Assistants--Lectureships.

1058 Scholarships--Exhibitions-Money Prizes

1058 Church Benefices--Masterships of Grammar Schools......

1058 6. Distribution of Fellowships, Scholarships, and Prizes by Colleges..

1059 Caius-Clare-Christ-Corpus Christi—Downing-Emanuel

1059 Fellowships-Scholarships-Studentships Benefices.....

1059 Jews-Kings—Magdalene—Pembroke Queens—Sidney Sussex Fellowships-Scholarships-Prizes and Exhibitions-Benefices

1060 Bt. Catharine-St. Johos-St. Peters—Trinity...

1061 Fellowships-Scholarships—Exhibitions-Sizerships-Benefices...

1061 Present Cost and Value of Medical Degree

1060 7. University Fees and Expenses.....

1062 For different Degrees-For Admission-Matriculation-Examination.. 8. College Fees and Expenses .....

1062 Outfit-Caution Money–Tuition.... Room-rent and Furniture-Battells—Fees for Degrees

1062 Cost of Living-Low Average-Expenses of Non-Collegiate Student

1062 V. COLLEGE DOMESTIC ECONOMY......

1067-1074 Butteries—Sizing or Assize

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College Porter-Varied Service-Servants and General Charges at Oxford... 1069
Butteries-Dinner-Supper-Barbers as they were........

1073 Salting Freshmen-Ceremonies of Initiation...................

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VI. PUBLIC EXERCISES AND EXAMINATIONS AS THEY WERE.

1. The Oxford Act, or Commencement Exercises

Inceptor-Inception--Banquet--Expense....
Dedication of Sheldonian Theater, 1669....
Terrue Filius and other Buffoneries in 1669 and 1704
Act or Commencement in 1714
Later Exhibitions, 1713, 1733, 1767
Lent Verses--Carmina Quadragesimalia-Coursing
Doing Austins-Wall Lectures-Circuiting, 1679...
Commemoration or Encænia in 1750.......
Ceremonies of Bachelors' Commencement at Cambridge in 1558..

Tripos--Praevaricator—Terrae Filius.......

Action of the Heads to suppress irregularities
Commitia majora—Vepers in Arts ........
Exercises in Canon and Civil Law.

Degree Symbols Explained-Cap, Bible, Ring, Chair, Kiss.. 2. Exercises necessary to the First Degree in Arts in 1780..

Doing Generals in Logic or Moral Philosophy.

Firings—Opponent-Respondent— Testimonium.. 3. Exercises for Degree of Master-Vicesimus Knox

Determining-Quod libets-Wall Lectures.. 2. Publications of Rev. John Jebb, 1772-1776.. Examinations and Exercises in 1773

Requisition on the Colleges for Candidates in Advance..
Action of the Moderator-Notice to Disputants......
Respondents' Propositions--Opponents—The Exercises..
Appearance of all Parties in the Schools Record...
Subsequent Examinations for three days.......
Questionists-Father of the CollegeModerations...
Subjects—Books-Action of the Fathers and Moderators........

Further Examination for the List of Wranglers and Optimes

Annual Examination recommended by Mr. Jebb VII. PRESENT SYSTEM OF EXAMINATIONS.....

Bristed's Experience in Cambridge Examinations....

May Examinations-Candidates for Classical Honors..
College Easter Term-Thucydides Questions.....
American and English Estimation of Examinations.
Reading up on the Agamemnon of Æschylus..

Importance of Private Tutors-Mathematics .....
Scene in Trinity Hall-Results First Class.....
College Scholarship Examination in Second Year.......
Little Go at end of Lent Term-Oral Examination.....
University Scholarship Examinations......
May Examination in Third Year—Mathematics........
Commencement Exercises-M. A. Degree......
Great University Examinations Senior Wrangler...
University and College Lectures-Union Society...
May Examinations for the Third Year-Private Tuition..

English Essay Prize-Scholarships-Honors .......
Everett's Account of Senate House Examinations

System described-Scene at the Senate House-Preparation for Tripos.
Moderators-Mathematical Honors--Plucked......
Classics-Classification of Successful Candidates...
Announcement-Senior Wrangler-Senior Classic.
Prepuration-College Tutor and Assistants Private Tutor-Coaching.
American and English Methods contrasted.......

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