UCL Development & Alumni Relations


Lori Houlihan
Executive Director of Development and Alumni Relations
Tel: +44 (0)20 3108 3801

Jennie Moule
Director of Strategy and Operations 
Tel: +44 (0)20 3108 3802

Adrian Punaks
Director of Development
Tel: +44 (0)20 3108 3800


UCL launches new Centre for Future Crimes

Publication date:

A new Centre for Future Crimes will be established at the  UCL Jill Dando Institute of Security and Crime Science (JDI) this year. The Dawes Centre for Future Crimes will expand UCL’s research and teaching expertise in addressing the crime and security implications of rapidly developing, emerging technologies and social changes. 

£3m pledge to support the next phase of The London Project to Cure Blindness

Publication date:

The Michael Uren Foundation has committed to provide £3m to Moorfields Eye Charity over the next five years to enable The London Project to Cure Blindness at Moorfields Eye Hospital and the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology to move to the next phase of its development.   

Major Wellcome Trust award to UCL boosts Huntington’s disease research

Publication date:

A team of researchers from UCL and the University of Cambridge led by Professor Sarah Tabrizi, Director of the Huntington’s Disease Centre, UCL Institute of Neurology, have been granted a prestigious Wellcome Trust Collaborative Award in one of the largest investments in Huntington’s Disease (HD) ever given by a public funding body in the UK. 

Scholarships and Bursaries Reception kicks off Philanthropy Month

Publication date:

Scholarships and Bursaries 2016

Written by Bronwen Butler, Geography (International programme) BA.

To kick off philanthropy month on February 1st UCL held its annual Scholarships and Bursaries Reception. The event has gone from strength to strength each year; from a tiny affair which Provost Michael Arthur jokingly said “could have been held in a broom cupboard” to a vibrant event to which over 500 people are invited to celebrate UCL, the generosity of its donors and the importance of philanthropy.

UCL and UK supermarkets unite to beat dementia

Publication date:

UK retailers Iceland, Asda, Morrisons, Waitrose, WHSmith, HSS Hire, Booths and Poundland have pledged funds from the new levy on single-use carrier bags to support the construction of a new world class dementia research centre at UCL.

Bone Idols: Protecting our iconic skeletons

Publication date:

The Grant Museum is undertaking a major fundraising project to protect 39 of its rarest and most significant skeletons, some which have been on display in the Museum for 180 years. 

Provost visits UCL student callers

Publication date:


On the 19 November 2014, UCL President and Provost Professor Michael Arthur visited the Development and Alumni Relations Office (DARO) to meet the student caller fundraising team.

Wolfson Foundation donates £1m to the UCL Institute of Immunology and Transplantation

Publication date:

The Wolfson Foundation has pledged £1 million to UCL to support the Institute of Immunity and Transplantation at the Royal Free Hospital.

World class research at the UCL Institute of Immunity and Transplantation made possible by £5m donation

Publication date:

Pears Foundation, a family foundation based in Hampstead, has pledged £5 million to The Royal Free Charity, its largest ever single donation, to provide a core element of the funding for a new building which will become home to the UCL Institute of Immunity and Transplantation.

Publication date:

Lloyds Scholar aims to stand out from the graduate job crowd

Lloyds Scholar Jennifer Carpenter appeared in the Daily Mail recruitment section last week talking about her experience of combining study and work experience.

Search UCL News

Bookmark and Share

Address: Central House (2nd floor), 14 Upper Woburn Place, London WC1H 0NN Tel: +44 (0)20 3108 3804 (internal x53804)
Email: development@ucl.ac.uk

The UCL Development & Alumni Relations Office Data Protection statement is available here.