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Course proposals sought for new Global Citizenship Programme

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UCL Quad in summer term

Professor Anthony Smith, Vice-Provost (Education), and his team are looking for staff interested in developing Grand Challenges-based courses for the new Global Citizenship Programme.

New E-Learning Strategy available for consultation

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Student working alone using a large wall-mounted screen

UCL has drafted a new strategy for e-learning which will be available for consultation until September 30th 2012.

Student blog: How I found myself doing an internship with Cisco

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Students on the 2013 Cisco International Internship Programme standing by the Golden Gate Bridge

Boris Dosen, a third-year Electronic and Electrical Engineering student at UCL, was recently awarded a year-long internship at Cisco Systems’ headquarters in San Jose, California. In the first of a series of blogs, he explains how the situation came about.

The importance of debating at UCL Horizons’ Summer School

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UCL Horizons Summer School debating final 2

Sondos Ibrahim, a second-year English student and tutor at UCL Horizons’ Summer School, discusses the benefits of debating, and two Year 10 students explain how the skills it brings might help them in the future.

MDECS explained

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In-hospital training for UCL Medicine students

UCL Partners recently secured a contract to be the provider of 12 MDECS postgraduate training courses for healthcare workers in North London. Here, Professor Tim McHugh, Graduate Tutor at UCL’s Faculty of Medical Sciences and academic lead for the SLMS contribution, talks about what this means for UCL.

The UCL Medical School 2012 Medical Education Conference: a summary

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UCL Medical School student learning at a patient's bedside

Professor Peter Delves discusses the main themes and issues covered at this year’s conference.

Year 12 students get a taste of UCL life

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University Street sign

Friday July 25th saw the culmination of UCL Horizons’ Summer Challenge, a six-week after-school programme for Year 12 students hoping to gain a deeper understanding of a particular subject area and get a taste of university life in the process.

Plastic fantastic

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UCL iGEM 2012 team

Second-year computer science student Philipp Boeing describes UCL iGEM’s plans to solve plastic pollution by creating marine organisms that bind it all together to form an island.

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