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30 June 2013: Blame yourself if you fail, praise others if you prosper

Professor Adrian Furnham (UCL Clinical, Educational & Health Psychology) discusses the merits of Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT). Read: Sunday Times

30 June 2013: Does Jane Austen deserve a place on our £10 notes?

Jane Austen would have found it a 'thoroughly amusing honour' to grace the £10 note, says UCL's Professor of English John Mullan - which is all the more the reason for ensuring it comes to pass, he argues in a head-to-head with blogger Fleet Street Fox. Read: The Observer

28 June 2013: Pupils' fizzy business start

Local schoolchildren will get a chance to start their own business through UCL Advances' 'Citrus Saturday' scheme. Read: Camden New Journal

27 June 2013: The pioneering international students who rebuilt Japan

UCL celebrates the 150th anniversary of the Chōshū Five. Read: Times Higher Education, Chemistry World

26 June 2013: An economy out of intensive care - but where next?

Professor Steve Caddick, UCL Vice-Provost (Enterprise), asks what the future holds following the Government's Spending Review. Read: Huffington Post

26 June 2013: With the Comprehensive Spending Review, Osborne Gets Personal

"Our higher education sector is an oft-overlooked powerhouse of the economy; a compelling investment proposition for UK PLC," says UCL Vice Provost (Enterprise) Professor Stephen Caddick. Read: Huffington Post More...

26 June 2013: Jane Austen could grace £10 banknotes

Professor John Mullan (UCL English Language & Literature) says that Jane Austen must be a shoo-in to appear on the new £10 note. Read: Guardian More: New York Observer

25 June 2013: Lord Sebastian Coe opens ISEH

UCL is one of five partners in the new Institute of Sport, Exercise and Health - a hub for exercise medicine and sports injury rehabilitation. Watch: BBC London (from 18m 06s) More: UCL News, ITV News, Evening Standard

25 June 2013: Breastfeeding boosts ability to climb social ladder

“The results show that breast feeding was consistently associated with an increased chance of upward social mobility and a decreased chance of downward mobility,” said Dr Amanda Sacker (UCL Epidemiology & Public Health). Read: Telegraph More: UCL News Independent Times (£) Daily Mail Medical Daily The Conversation Huffington Post Scotsman Herald Sun TIME Irish Sun Nursing Times

25 June 2013: It's too early to write off the lecture

If cassettes and video did not kill off live lectures, why should the internet, asks Professor Jonathan Wolff (UCL Philosophy). Read: Guardian

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