UCL Global News and Case Studies
UCL research is advancing the ability to develop solutions to many challenges of concern in the United Arab Emirates and the wider Arab world, Professor Michael Arthur, UCL President & Provost, said today in a speech in Dubai. More...
2 April 2014: UCL and Max Planck Society invest €5m to open world’s first computational psychiatry centre
The world’s first centre for computational psychiatry was launched on Tuesday 1st April, following a €5m investment from the Max Planck Society and UCL to be spent over the next 5 years. More...
28 March 2014: Jeremy Bentham and the escaped convicts
The most well-known escape of prisoners transported from England to Australia in the 18th Century has been brought to life, thanks to handwritten accounts by the convicts unearthed in the collections of the philosopher Jeremy Bentham at UCL and now published online for the first time. More...
27 March 2014: Tribute to Captain Jerry Roberts MBE
Captain Jerry (Raymond C.) Roberts – one of the last of a top World War Two codebreaking team at Bletchley Park – has died, aged 93, following a short illness. Professor Susanne Kord (UCL German) pays tribute below: More...
13 March 2014: Professor Jacqueline McGlade appointed UNEP Chief Scientist
Professor Jacqueline McGlade (UCL Earth Sciences) has been appointed as Chief Scientist to the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). As the only Chief Scientist in the UN, Professor McGlade will be advising the Secretary General team on scientific issues along with the newly established Science Advisory Board. More...
12 March 2014: Dame DeAnne Julius appointed next Chair of UCL Council
24 February 2014: Policies to green the economy must underpin UK recovery: new report
14 February 2014: Interactive map of human genetic history revealed
7 February 2014: World class study in London exhibition - Singapore
3 February 2014: Germany's economic resurgence due to decentralised wage bargaining rather than Hartz reforms: new research
16 January 2014: Over 100 ERC awards for UCL researchers
11 December 2013: Leading the world on dementia
5 December 2013: New Secrets of the Terracotta Warriors
4 December 2013: Tuberculosis research project wins Times Higher Education award
29 November 2013: UCL student and alumni Haiti school project reaches crowdfunding stage
19 November 2013: UCLU Autumn Volunteering Fair
12 November 2013: New UCL Centre for study of Decision-Making Uncertainty announced
7 November 2013: United Nations recognise climate adaptation project in Mozambique
30 October 2013: Crowdsourcing the Slade: call to help complete class photo archive
29 October 2013: Striking research images sought for UCL competition
23 October 2013: UCL welcomes first Technology Entrepreneurship Fulbright Scholar
17 October 2013: Human evolution driven by climate change
3 October 2013: UCL and Times Higher Education World University Rankings
20 September 2013: MERS coronavirus may have transmitted from animals to humans more than once