UCL in the media
Three academics have been elected as Fellows of the Royal Academy of Engineering. Those elected are Professor Byron Cook (UCL Computer Science), Professor Jian Kang (UCL Bartlett School of Environment, Energy & Resources) and Professor Jeom Kee Paik (UCL Mechanical Engineering).
Commenting on the news that Ofsted has been accused of a legal breach over their lack of Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) checks, Professor Rob Webster (UCL Institute of Education) says they are not being rigorous enough I their evidence gathering.
The decision by a researcher to withdraw a scientific paper due to potential issues was the right one, and has allowed the researcher to maintain their integrity, explains Dr Helen O’Neill (UCL EGA Institute for Women's Health).
Chris Waiting, chief executive of the Conversation, explains the Conversation's move to a new home at UCL, beside UCL Science, Technology, Engineering & Public Policy, whose mission to tackle the world’s most pressing problems is described as complementary to the Conversation's.
UCL is delighted to announce that conditional planning permission has been granted for a new state-of-the-art facility that will be home to UCL Neuroscience.
Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament next week risks turning the Queen's Speech into a “party political broadcast” that could further embarrass the monarch, says Professor Robert Hazell (UCL Constitution Unit).
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A recent report which claims red meat is safe to eat contradicts most previous findings, and is an example of the issues of trustworthiness in public health, explains Professor Robert West (UCL Epidemiology & Health).
Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s divisive language may not be the sole cause of potential violence, but this does not mean he can be absolved of all blame for any future attacks that take place, argues Dr Jeffrey Howard (UCL Political Science).
The voices of looked-after children and young people are missing from their social care records and the experience of accessing social care records later in life can be dehumanising, according to new research led by Professor Elizabeth Shepherd (UCL Information Studies).