On Saturday 9 September UCL will be holding a Undergraduate Open Day. The Open Day gives prospective undergraduate students (and their guests) the opportunity to get to know UCL, our campus and help them decide if UCL is the right place for them to study. There will be a range of activities taking place throughout day including academic subject talks, tours, student support services and faculty fairs.
Published: Aug 10, 2017 11:30:27 AM
Understanding the links between bullying and mental health – UCL's Dr Jean-Baptiste Pingault investigates
Looking at a child’s formative years is crucial to tackling mental illness in later life. 75% of mental illness starts before the age of 18, yet it takes on average a decade for young people to get the right support. This delay in effective treatment suggests there is a fundamental gap in our understanding of how mental illness develops and should be treated. A gap that research carried out at UCL is tackling head on.
Published: Aug 9, 2017 1:38:01 PM
This week the spotlight is on Professor Dame Hazel Genn, Professor of Socio-Legal Studies at UCL Laws, and Director of the UCL Centre for Access to Justice and Co-director of the UCL Judicial Institute. Last week, Professor Genn stepped down as Dean of UCL Laws, after nine years in the role, to return to her research, teaching and policy work.
Published: Aug 7, 2017 3:24:34 PM
During the month of August, issues of The Week@UCL – UCL’s all-staff e-newsletter – will be sent out on 10 August and 31 August.
Published: Jul 26, 2017 10:42:02 AM
This week the spotlight is on Erzen Llapashtica, undertaking work experience in the UCL Communications team, UCL Communications and Marketing.
Published: Jul 26, 2017 10:24:32 AM
UCL has signed up to the sector wide Technician Commitment led by the Science Council which aims to
ensure visibility, recognition, career development and sustainability for
technicians working in all disciplines.
Published: Jul 20, 2017 12:38:59 PM
Until midnight on 20th August 2017, UCL is conducting an exercise called 'My ID'. We are asking you to review, validate and update your HR Record. To find out more, please watch Rex Knight and Anthony Smith here, who explain why we are doing this.
Published: Jul 20, 2017 12:30:05 PM
At UCL we are committed to developing a culture where staff feel engaged with their work and motivated to do their best within the working environment. Every two years we ask staff to give us feedback about their experience of working here to ensure we can improve on the areas we need to focus on.
Published: Jul 20, 2017 12:25:39 PM
The governing body of UCL, the Council, will have seven new members for the academic year 2017-18:
Published: Jul 20, 2017 11:39:12 AM
This week the spotlight is on Chris Tyler, Director of Public Policy, UCL Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy (STEaPP).
Published: Jul 20, 2017 9:29:53 AM
Staff are kept up to date by The Week@UCL, UCL's all-staff e-newsletter.