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Provost's View: How UCL needs to respond to the new world order

Welcome to 2017 and a happy new year to all of you. This year will be one of major external change that will impact higher education in the UK and we will need to work together to ensure that UCL continues to make a major contribution to our ever-changing world.

Published: Jan 12, 2017 1:01:00 PM

Provost's View: A challenging year, but many opportunities lie ahead

The last Provost’s view of the calendar year gives me an opportunity to reflect on events in 2016 and to think about how we might adjust through 2017 to begin to tackle a world of higher education with significantly more uncertainty than at this time last year. My emphasis is to turn this course of events into a series of opportunities for UCL.

Published: Dec 15, 2016 4:41:00 PM

New £250m UK Dementia Research Institute to be led from UCL

UCL has been selected as the 'hub' of the new £250m UK Dementia Research Institute (UK DRI), to be led by Professor Bart De Strooper, current leader of the Laboratory for the Research of Neurodegenerative Diseases at the University of Leuven and scientific director at VIB (Vlaams Instituut voor Biotechnologie) in Belgium.

Published: Dec 14, 2016 11:43:00 PM

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The Provost also writes monthly ‘Perspectives’ for the UCL student e-newsletter MyUCL.