President and Provost News
Magna Charta Observatory statement concerning universities in Turkey
Publication date: 10 August 2016
As a signatory of the Magna Charta Universitatum, a shared statement of academic freedom and institutional autonomy as a guideline for good governance and self-understanding of universities in the future, UCL would like to express support for the statement of the Magna Charta Observatory regarding the treatment of Turkish universities and academics in the aftermath of the failed coup of July 15 2016.
UCL researchers elected to British Academy
Publication date: 15 July 2016
Provost’s View: UCL 2034 – the progress so far
Publication date: 8 June 2016
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