Archive of UCL News

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30 November 2012: Provost Becomes President of CARA

UCL President Provost Professor Malcolm Grant has today been named the President of CARA, the Council for Assisting Refugee Academics. More...

29 November 2012: Gift will make historic Greek manuscripts accessible to all

A grant from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation will create an online digital library containing rare books and art works related to Greek history and culture which will be available to everyone, across the world. More...

28 November 2012: Developing cities face perfect storm of environmental risks

A major report, Future Proofing Cities, published today by Atkins in a unique partnership with the Department for International Development (DFID) and UCL, warns that cities in the developing world must act now against a perfect storm of environmental risks. More...

28 November 2012: Where does it hurt? Pain map discovered in the human brain

Scientists have revealed the minutely detailed pain map of the hand that is contained within our brains, shedding light on how the brain makes us feel discomfort and potentially increasing our understanding of the processes involved in chronic pain.  More...

27 November 2012: Watch: UCL Flaxman and Octagon galleries unveiled

UCL's Flaxman Gallery and Octagon Gallery have reopened after bold transformations. Artist John Flaxman's plaster study ‘St Michael Overcoming Satan’ now stands on a glass plinth and the Octagon Gallery has radically changed with new cases, animations and interactive screens to display treasures from UCL's museums collections. More...

27 November 2012: Event celebrates the Lloyds Scholars programme

An event on Thursday 15 November celebrated the first anniversary of the Lloyds Scholars programme. More...

27 November 2012: Local schools to visit Bloomsbury Theatre for special performance

Almost 400 staff and students from local secondary schools will travel to the Bloomsbury Theatre to watch a special matinee performance by UCLU Musical Theatre Society on Thursday 29 November. More...

27 November 2012: Scholarship set up in memory of David Tebbutt

Faber and Faber and UCL have announced a new scholarship in memory of the late David Tebbutt, Finance Director of Faber and Faber from 2002 until his untimely death in September 2011. More...

27 November 2012: New research hope for teenagers with arthritis

The charity Arthritis Research UK today launches the world’s first research centre dedicated to understanding how and why arthritis affects teenagers. More...

26 November 2012: Web-based therapies help thousands of stroke survivors

Thousands of stroke survivors with visual problems could improve their sight from the comfort of their own home using two new web-based therapies. More...

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