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29 May 2014: Professor's Got Talent

Professor Vincent Walsh, (UCL Cognitive Neuroscience) will be appearing in front of millions of television viewers in the semi-final of Britain's Got Talent on Saturday, 31 May. Professor Walsh is stepping away from his desk and taking the stage once again to play trumpet in London's Gay Big Band. 
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29 May 2014: Provost’s View: UCL’s artistic talents on show

“This is the dawning of the Age of Aquarius” is a line from a song which, if you know it, rather dates you to my generation. Alternatively, it might sound familiar because you were lucky enough to join me in attending the UCLU Musical Theatre Society’s production of Hair in the Spring Term. More...

29 May 2014: Spotlight on Emma-Louise Nicholls

This week the spotlight is on Emma-Louise Nicholls, Curatorial Assistant at the UCL Grant Museum of Zoology, UCL Public and Cultural Engagement. More...

22 May 2014: Provost’s View: UCL’s mutually beneficial relationship with Europe

I found myself in Helsinki this week, attending a meeting of the League of European Research Universities (LERU). It was my first-ever trip to Finland and, as I flew in over a wonderful archipelago, the natural beauty of the country was very apparent. More...

21 May 2014: UCL Graduate Prospectus (2014/15 entry) shortlisted for best printed postgraduate prospectus at upcoming Heist awards

The UCL Graduate Prospectus (2014/15 entry) has been shortlisted for the best printed postgraduate prospectus at the upcoming Heist awards. The winners will be announced at the award ceremony in Manchester on 10 July.
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21 May 2014: Changes to tax free childcare

There will be a change to the way childcare vouchers work in the Autumn of 2015. The Government used the 2013 Budget to announce that a new tax-free childcare scheme would be introduced.
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20 May 2014: Spotlight on Ozama Ismail

This week the spotlight is on Ozama Ismail, Research Operations Manager at UCL's Centre for Advanced Biomedical Imaging (CABI). More...

14 May 2014: Provost's View: Transforming UCL: the Bloomsbury Masterplan in action

One of the most complex problems that we face – the current condition of our estate and the relative lack of space on our main campus – can also be seen as a huge opportunity. More...

14 May 2014: Spotlight on Dr Ilan Kelman

This week the spotlight is on Ilan Kelman, Reader in Risk, Resilience & Global Health at the UCL Institute for Risk & Disaster Reduction and UCL Institute for Global Health.
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14 May 2014: Abacus roadshows explain upcoming changes to the UCL finance system (FIS)

The Abacus project will introduce a major transformation of the FIS finance system at the start of August 2014. A series of open presentations are running from now until the middle of June to explain the changes and the impact to users of FIS when the new MyFinance system goes live. More...

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