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Celia Caulcott

Building on UCL’s enterprise success

UCL has a long and successful track record of encouraging innovation and enterprise. This support for enterprise activities helps the university deliver the widest possible impact from its research on the economy and society, both in the UK and globally. It also brings individual benefits to our staff and students. More...

Published: May 25, 2016 9:20:09 AM

Community Health

Bringing expertise to bear on policymaking

I have occasionally fallen asleep listening to UCL academics. Happily, it is more common for me to wake up to the sound of their voices, quite often explaining how government decisions might be improved if only they were informed by evidence. (BBC Radio 4 acts as my morning alarm.)

Published: May 19, 2016 10:50:33 AM

UCL East

Provost’s View: Developments for UCL East

I would like to congratulate Sadiq Khan on his election as Mayor of London on 5 May. London is central to our UCL 2034 vision and we look forward to working with the Mayor and his team on a range of issues, including one of our biggest contributions to the development of the capital – UCL East. More...

Published: May 12, 2016 11:49:44 AM


Provost's View: Transforming UCL - from the New Student Centre to UCL East

I was delighted to welcome Jonathan Taylor, Vice-President of the European Investment Bank, to UCL last week in order to sign off on a £280m loan, the largest sum ever lent by the bank to a university. You may well have seen some of the media coverage of this landmark agreement. More...

Published: May 4, 2016 5:07:21 PM

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