Archive of UCL News

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9 May 2013: Science and Engineering South Consortium (SES-5)

The most powerful cluster of research intensive universities in the UK are joining forces to form a new consortium to become one of the world's leading hubs for science and engineering research. More...

9 May 2013: Mobile health technologies to rapidly test and track infectious diseases

Early-warning sensor systems that can test and track serious infectious diseases – such as major flu epidemics, MRSA and HIV – using mobile phones and the internet are being developed by a major new Interdisciplinary Research Collaboration (IRC) led by UCL. More...

9 May 2013: UCL awarded record number of ESRC studentships

18 multidisciplinary studentships worth an estimated £1.6 million have been awarded to UCL’s Doctoral Training Centre by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC). More...

7 May 2013: Digital Humanities prize workshop supports UCL Connections

Funding of £5,000 has been awarded to the winning entry from the UCL Digital Humanities month prize workshop. The project, titled ‘UCL Connections’ aims to create signposts across campus, which will encourage visitors to find out more about the space around them, and share their experiences online via an app. More...

7 May 2013: UCL considers alternative sites in Stratford for university quarter

University College London (UCL) and the London Borough of Newham (LBN) have today announced that whilst UCL remains committed to Stratford as the location for its new university quarter, it has not been possible for the two parties to reach an agreement regarding the Carpenters Estate. UCL will therefore no longer be pursuing the Carpenters proposition.
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7 May 2013: Dig This! UCL masters students at the Geffrye Museum

Masters students from the UCL Institute of Archaeology are collaborating with the Geffrye Museum on an exciting project about gardening and happiness in the urban home. More...

2 May 2013: Children with behavioural problems under-react to painful images

When children with conduct problems see images of others in pain, key parts of their brains under-react, according to new research published today in Current Biology. More...

1 May 2013: UCL University Challenge team fall at the final hurdle

UCL’s University Challenge team were narrowly beaten by the University of Manchester in the final of the popular BBC2 quiz show this week. More...

1 May 2013: Bright Club: READING at the Bloomsbury Theatre

A Scandinavia expert, a medieval historian and a bio-fuels engineer doing stand-up comedy? Welcome to Bright Club - where funny meets brains. More...

1 May 2013: UCL News Podcast - University Challenge & Climate Modelling

The UCL News podcast gives you the opportunity to listen to the latest news and research from around UCL every fortnight. More...

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