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Postgraduate outing for UCL Hiking Club!

As we move further from the start of term, undergraduates across the university have had various forms of Reading Week. One thing that unites postgraduate students across the disciplines is the lack of a mid-term break! The Union has also identified postgraduates as one of the least likely groups to engage in sports and society events. With half of the UCL Hiking Club committee studying towards postgraduate degrees, we wanted to tackle this disengagement, and decided to run a Project Active event.

Published: Nov 23, 2017 3:55:55 PM

Major additions to teaching and learning space in 2018

UCL’s teaching estate will see substantial increase in capacity in the coming year, as major projects come to fruition under Transforming UCL, our extensive building and refurbishment programme.

Published: Nov 22, 2017 2:51:32 PM

The secrets of the "ideal" open plan office revealed

What makes the ideal open-plan office? Researchers at UCL have used data analysis, video observation and surveys to study how we interact at work and come up with an answer.

Published: Nov 22, 2017 10:29:19 AM

Worldwide campaign on abortion raises $300m, UCL Lancet lecture told

The Dutch MP leading the worldwide campaign against Donald Trump’s funding ban on abortion advice revealed at the UCL Lancet lecture last night that it has so far raised $300m including up to $100m from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and an anonymous US donor.

Published: Nov 21, 2017 9:30:45 AM

Young people have more varied sex lives than their parents

Young people today are taking part in a wider range of sexual practices with opposite-sex partners compared to 20 years ago, according to new analysis by UCL and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

Published: Nov 20, 2017 9:57:27 AM

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