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Take part in a motor action research study and earn cash

Maria Gkotsi, PhD student from the UCL Institute of Neurology is recruiting participants for a study which focuses on understanding whether planned motor action can be inhibited. Researchers will ask participants to sit comfortably in a chair, a watch-like device will be attached at the wrist and will send tiny vibrations that are painless. Participants will feel a sensation but it will not be painful. Researchers will ask participants to undertake a behavioural task that would be a simple reaction time task throughout the experiment.

Published: Aug 30, 2017 12:48:21 PM

Impressive first GCSE results for UCL Academy

UCL has congratulated the students and staff of UCL Academy after they achieved an impressive set of GCSE results. The Class of 2017 joined the school when it opened in 2012, so they are the first pupils to take GCSEs.

Published: Aug 24, 2017 2:56:33 PM

Seven questions with Johannes Coomansingh

This week, meet Johannes Coomansingh, a Trinidadian-Canadian from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology. Johannes has just taken part in the 2017 UCL Summer School, which gives students from universities around the world the chance to study at UCL for three or six weeks and transfer credit back to their home institution. This summer, almost 400 students from 200 universities enrolled on modules with over 40 nationalities represented. We caught up with Johannes to find out about his experience.

Published: Aug 14, 2017 4:59:08 PM

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