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Effectively rooming the academic timetable is one of our
most pressing challenges. Deep frustrations have been voiced over recent
months as too often the room you struggled to book has been changed at the
last minute and that frequently that room is anyway too small, of poor quality
and lacks resources essential to effective teaching. This is not the
experience we want for our staff and students so it is just not an option to
leave things as they are.
Published: Feb 9, 2016 2:03:10 PM
Amanda Campbell, who graduated last year from the UCL Bartlett School of Architecture, has won first prize in a national competition for her research on a biodegradable tent for music festivals.
Published: Feb 5, 2016 10:16:37 AM
Published: Feb 2, 2016 1:04:51 PM
As a member of staff at UCL you’ll no doubt be busy supporting and delivering a range of education and research programmes. But did you know that UCL also has an extensive portfolio of short courses for career advancement and continuing personal or professional development (CPD)?
Published: Jan 25, 2016 2:42:41 PM
Dr Frank Witte (UCL Economics) discusses how he uses ‘story-telling’ techniques in his teaching and shares what one thing he would change about UCL.
Published: Jan 25, 2016 2:41:29 PM
UCL has sent a robust response to the government’s Higher Education green paper published in November.
Published: Jan 21, 2016 10:07:56 AM
One of UCL’s leading educationalists is the joint author of a Higher Education Academy-funded study on rewarding educators in research-intensive universities
Dr Dilly Fung (Director, UCL Centre for Advancing Learning and Teaching) and Dr Claire Gordon (LSE) have published the results of their study “Rewarding educators and education leaders in research-intensive universities”.
Published: Jan 15, 2016 10:08:18 AM
Dr Frank Witte (UCL Economics) explains why in the past weeks, months and years he has been using Star Wars as a teaching tool. He shares how it is a "wonderful way to bring together our academic efforts towards understanding our world, with the prose, poetry and imagery of the Arts doing much the same."
Published: Dec 16, 2015 4:44:19 PM