Provost’s View: Coping with difficulty and uncertainty, but celebrating our progress this academic year
Recent tragic events, such as the fire at Grenfell Tower and the subsequent evacuation of other tower blocks in Camden over last weekend, serve to remind us that UCL is an integral part of Camden and London and that we can and do play a major role in our locality and our capital city, as well as being a leading global university.
Publication date: 29 June 2017
The quality of UCL’s education has been recognised by a Silver award under the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).
Publication date: 22 June 2017
UCL East represents the largest-ever single expansion of UCL’s estate since our university was founded. This development gives us the land and space that we urgently need to pursue our outstanding academic ideas, both now and for many decades and generations to come.
Publication date: 8 June 2017
Vice-Provost’s View: What has happened since the Transforming Our Professional Services programme launched?
In the October 2016 edition of The Week@UCL, we introduced the Transforming our Professional Services (TOPS) programme. The programme aims to support the academic mission and improve professional services by:
Publication date: 1 June 2017
I sometimes think that UCL is more like a city state than a standard university. We have a population of more than 50,000 staff and students and a diaspora of alumni that stretches across the globe.
Publication date: 25 May 2017
As we approach the end of the academic year, it is a good time to reflect on our progress against the range of ambitions that we set out in UCL 2034. In particular, I would like to provide an update on some of the major projects that are an essential part of our vision for UCL.
Publication date: 17 May 2017
Following my article a couple of months ago, I am delighted to have this opportunity to update you regarding the work that we have been doing across UCL to ensure that the university is a welcoming and inclusive place where Disabled People can thrive.
Publication date: 11 May 2017
UCL’s strapline as London’s Global University can be interpreted in a variety of different ways – our commitment to addressing some of the most pressing global issues through research, our vast network of partners and collaborations around the world to name but two.
Publication date: 4 May 2017