2 October 2015: UCL receives Silver Athena SWAN award
UCL has received a Silver Athena SWAN award from the Equality Challenge Unit (ECU), in recognition of the university’s commitment to tackling gender inequality in higher education. More...
1 October 2015: UCL professor wins Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize 2015
Professor Sarah-Jayne Blakemore (UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience) has today been announced as the recipient of the 2015 Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize for her research on understanding emotional and social brain development during adolescence. The award will be presented on 4 December 2015, at an award ceremony at the University of Zurich in Switzerland. More...
1 October 2015: UCL rises 8 places in THE rankings
UCL has risen to number 14 from 22 in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-16. More...
30 September 2015: Islamist insurgency strongly influences where polio occurs
Islamist insurgency has had a strong effect on where polio cases occur since 2011, potentially as a reaction to the use of counterinsurgency strategies, according to new research led by UCL. More...
29 September 2015: London Project to Cure Blindness
A pioneering trial of a new treatment derived from stem cells for people with ‘wet’ age-related macular degeneration (AMD) has commenced at Moorfields Eye Hospital following a successful operation on a patient. More...
29 September 2015: Animals built of glass inspire art exhibition at the UCL Grant Museum
25 September 2015: Having the ‘right’ connections only gets you so far
18 September 2015: How the Inuit adapted to Ice Age living and a high-fat diet
16 September 2015: Seven Ponds in Seven Days
15 September 2015: England has the potential to have the lowest disease burden in the world
11 September 2015: Why other people's skin always feels softer
10 September 2015: NFL fans and ESPN reporters overly optimistic about team prospects
10 September 2015: Possible evidence for human transmission of Alzheimer’s pathology
4 September 2015: Children of more caring, less controlling parents live happier lives
3 September 2015: UCL Qatar housing support allowance for staff