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Provost's View: Philanthropy month – setting the scene for UCL’s philanthropic campaign

I have alluded to the forthcoming UCL philanthropic Campaign in numerous Provost’s Views over the last year or two. I want to reflect on this topic in more depth this week so that all staff at UCL are kept well informed about this key aspect of implementing UCL 2034. This coincides with the start of Philanthropy Month, which began with the annual Scholarships and Bursaries Reception on Monday and which will conclude with Philanthropy Day on 29th February– a celebration of the importance and impact of giving (money, time, and expertise) to UCL. This is the first milestone in a busy year for fundraising and supporter engagement that will culminate in the Campaign launch in Bloomsbury this September. More...

Published: Feb 4, 2016 1:14:30 PM

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Vice-Provost's View: Developing the UCL London strategy

UCL – London’s Global University, in London, of London, for London. This is how we describe our vision for UCL’s role in the capital, which is one of the six principal themes in UCL 2034. I have been tasked with developing this vision into a full strategy for London which tells our story to date, as well as laying out plans for increasing our impact and making a difference to our city. More...

Published: Jan 28, 2016 11:23:24 AM

UCL recognised at launch of new Race Equality Charter

UCL recognised at launch of new Race Equality Charter

Marking the launch of the first ever award scheme recognising the work that universities are undertaking to advance race equality, UCL and seven other universities were presented with their Race Equality Charter awards at a ceremony in London this week. More...

Published: Jan 21, 2016 2:29:23 PM


Provost’s View: Inaugural Provost's Excellence Awards

Before the Christmas break I mentioned that I had recently had the pleasure, alongside my fellow panel members, to consider the nominations for the inaugural Provost’s Excellence scheme. The scheme was set up to recognise truly exceptional contributions from across UCL, with a particular emphasis on furthering UCL values. More...

Published: Jan 21, 2016 12:33:03 PM

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