President and Provost News
Building on UCL’s enterprise success
Publication date: 25 May 2016
UCL has a long and successful track record of encouraging innovation and enterprise. This support for enterprise activities helps the university deliver the widest possible impact from its research on the economy and society, both in the UK and globally. It also brings individual benefits to our staff and students.
Bringing expertise to bear on policymaking
Publication date: 19 May 2016
Provost’s View: Developments for UCL East
Publication date: 12 May 2016
Provost's View: Transforming UCL - from the New Student Centre to UCL East
Publication date: 4 May 2016
I was delighted to welcome Jonathan Taylor, Vice-President of the European Investment Bank, to UCL last week in order to sign off on a £280m loan, the largest sum ever lent by the bank to a university. You may well have seen some of the media coverage of this landmark agreement.
UCL agrees £280m European Investment Bank loan for campus developments
Publication date: 28 April 2016
Provost’s View: The UCL and IOE merger – a year and a half on
Publication date: 27 April 2016
At the beginning of the year colleagues and I were proud to attend a ceremony at Buckingham Palace to collect the Queen’s Anniversary Prize in recognition of the UCL Institute of Education’s (IOE) “world-leading contribution to the policy and practice of education and innovative social research”.
UCL Professor advises House of Lords inquiry into science and the EU
Publication date: 21 April 2016
HRH The Duke of York visits UCL
Publication date: 19 April 2016