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30 October 2014: Update on proposed USS pension reforms and related industrial action

Last week’s edition of The Week@UCL provided information on reforms of the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) that employers across UK higher education are proposing to manage a shortfall in the scheme of between £8 and £11 billion. More...

30 October 2014: Gender Equality Charter Mark and Athena SWAN awards: success for UCL Greek and Latin and the UCL School of Life and Medical Sciences

Congratulations to the UCL Department of Greek and Latin, the UCL Cancer Institute and the UCL Institute of Cardiovascular Science who have all received prestigious awards for the progress they have made on gender equality. UCL Greek and Latin received a Bronze award for the new Gender Equality Charter Mark for arts, humanities and social sciences. More...

30 October 2014: Launch of UCL Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans* and Queer research network

In the 2014/15 academic year a new university-wide initiative will bring together teaching and research across UCL on lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans* and queer (LGBTQ) equalities, identities and histories.
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30 October 2014: Campaign for UCL 2034 - fundraising for excellence

To deliver on UCL 2034, we will need to implement effectively and to stay focused on what really matters. One of the major projects arising from our strategy is our fundraising ‘Campaign for UCL 2034’ – in essence, a campaign that is led by a combination of myself and Lori Houlihan, UCL’s Executive Director of Development and Alumni Relations, but that will, in reality, only be successful at the level that we intend, if it is understood and owned by all of us, staff and students alike. More...

30 October 2014: Year 12 Widening Participation departmental funding

The UCL Widening Participation and UK Undergraduate Recruitment office is pleased to announce this year’s funding opportunities for departments. The Widening Participation team is now inviting bids from departments to run local versions of UCL’s most successful outreach programmes, Year 12 Summer Schools and Summer Challenge. More...

29 October 2014: Spotlight on Ben Webb

This week the spotlight is on Ben Webb, Constitution Unit Administrator, UCL Political Science. More...

23 October 2014: Vice-Provost's View: From local to global – UCL and London

The rise of UCL and London More...

21 October 2014: Brain Food submissions – Spring 2015

UCL's Corporate Events team welcome submissions from all departments for public events for the next edition of Brain Food – Spring 2015, UCL's public events leaflet. More...

21 October 2014: Learning in a changing world: a unique opportunity to reflect on learning in the 21st century

Every two years the Institute of Education (IOE) stages an international conference with its flagship partner Beijing Normal University. The series began in 2006, and by the 2012 edition it had attracted participation from more than 40 countries. More...

21 October 2014: Spotlight on digifest

This week the spotlight is on Alex Hanrahan, Anuka Teggart, Hani Samion - the digifest team (UCL E-Learning Environments). More...

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