UCL Medical students mastermind What Do You Think?: a mental health awareness day to change your perspective on mental illness
Did you know that 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year?* Someone you know may have a mental health problem right now. It could be a family member, a friend, a classmate, a lab partner, a flatmate. Despite the likelihood that someone you know may be suffering, how comfortable are we really when it comes to talking about mental illness? The answer according to two UCL students is we’re not comfortable enough and that needs to change.
Published: Jan 20, 2017 12:38:20 PM
A new UCL scholarship programme will open for applications in February 2017.
Published: Jan 20, 2017 12:20:27 PM
DeepMind is known internationally as a leader in an area of computer science called machine learning. Now senior DeepMind staff are joining forces with UCL’s Department of Computer Science to share their knowledge by delivering a state-of-the-art Master’s level training module called ‘Advanced Topics in Machine Learning'.
Published: Jan 20, 2017 9:35:04 AM
The Wilkins Building, where the Main Library is located, experienced a problem with its heating this week which affected certain areas of the building. We’re sorry if this impacted you. UCL Estates and Library Customer Service teams are working hard to get the system back to full capacity.
Published: Jan 19, 2017 3:27:28 PM
UCL researchers in the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience are recruiting participants for their study on autism and they need your help.
Published: Jan 18, 2017 5:31:05 PM
UCL's Information Services Division (ISD) is hosting free courses to help you improve your digital skills this term. You are advised to sign up early to avoid disappointment.
Published: Jan 18, 2017 5:17:15 PM
This week, meet Bartu, a law student and a member of the UCLU Entrepreneurs Society, who hails from Brussels, but conversely isn't a fan of chocolate. Bartu is also on the leadership committee for the Artificial Intelligence in Business and Entrepreneurship (AIBE) Summit on 4 February, which is being organised in conjunction with LSE Entrepreneurs.
Published: Jan 17, 2017 2:26:17 PM
UCL Interim HR Director John Parr has written a letter to MPs, Southern Trains' Chief Operating Officer and the Transport for London Commissioner, regarding the difficulties staff and students are facing as a result of the Southern Train dispute.
Published: Jan 16, 2017 12:52:42 PM
UCL graduate Arthur Kay (BSc Architecture 2013), co-founder of the coffee grounds recycling company bio-bean, the biofuels and biochemicals company, has joined forces with UCL Estates, Sodexo, O&G, UCLU and Bywater Waste Management, to turn waste coffee grounds from coffee shops across campus into fuel.
Published: Jan 12, 2017 3:41:35 PM
Most people generally like sweet tastes but would like to consume less added sugar because of the bad effects it may have on general health, weight or their teeth. A lot of interest has been directed at reducing the consumption of sugar from soft drinks, but sweetened coffees and teas are often underestimated in contributing to high levels of sugar intake.
Published: Jan 12, 2017 11:57:56 AM
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