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Kamila Shamsie to give the Orwell Lecture 2018

The Orwell Lecture 2018, held annually at UCL, will be delivered by author Kamila Shamsie, on the question of ‘citizenship, migration and the transformation of rights into privileges’. 

Published: Nov 9, 2018 2:51:50 PM

Finding your alumni mentor

If you’re looking for in-depth, tailored careers advice, the UCL Alumni Online Community is a great place to start. It is an exclusive networking platform that offers the opportunity for both students and graduates to connect: you can search for UCL alumni working in specific sectors or industries, who are willing to offer academic and professional advice and act as mentors. Adrienne Shum is a current student (BSc Psychology) who reached out to a mentor – read on to find out why she would recommend it.

Published: Nov 8, 2018 3:34:42 PM

Seven Questions with Claudia Kate Au-Yeung

This week we meet Claudia Kate Au-Yeung, who recently graduated with a Master's in Speech and Language Pathology at UCL. She tells us about a ChangeMaker project she worked on, the many gems she discovered in the area around campus, and why we need our pets to attend class with us(!)

Published: Nov 2, 2018 10:06:12 AM

Seven Questions with Maelle Tappon

Maelle is in her third year of studying a BA in Education Studies at the Institute of Education. Her UCL experience so far has included volunteering abroad, enjoying the markets of London, discovering wall-climbing, and juggling three part-time jobs including brand manager for Frontline.

Published: Oct 26, 2018 11:40:39 AM

Seven Questions with Radoslaw Kowalski

This week we meet Radoslaw Kowalski, who recently gained his PhD in Political Science. He is the founder of Agrokalkulator, a company that offers a cross-platform smartphone app to help farmers and construction companies do very basic accounting for internal use.

Published: Oct 19, 2018 3:24:25 PM

Phishing scam email titled, "Refund for UCL Students"

There has been a phishing scam email circulating this week with the email subject line of "Refund for UCL students". This is not a genuine email. It is trying to gain bank details.

Published: Oct 19, 2018 10:54:45 AM

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