If we are to maintain our position as a globally-leading research intensive university, it is clear to me that we must support our staff and students, so that we can all achieve our full potential.
Publication date: 16 February 2017
The government’s new industrial strategy Green Paper, Building our Industrial Strategy, was launched last month. This discussion document sees a major role for universities in promoting innovation and encouraging economic growth across the whole of the UK.
Publication date: 9 February 2017
Yesterday, the Times Higher Education released the results of the World’s Most International Universities 2017, ranking universities according to the strength of their global connections, their cultural disposition to think beyond borders and their global reputation.
Publication date: 2 February 2017
UCL has today published the outcome of its investigation into events that took place around the UCLU Friends of Israel Society meeting on 27th October 2016. The full report can be read here.
Publication date: 31 January 2017
The rapidly approaching month of February is LGBT History Month, providing an opportunity to review our past, take stock of the present and look to the future on LGBTQ+ equality.
Publication date: 26 January 2017
Welcome to 2017 and a happy new year to all of you. This year will be one of major external change that will impact higher education in the UK and we will need to work together to ensure that UCL continues to make a major contribution to our ever-changing world.
Publication date: 12 January 2017
The last Provost’s view of the calendar year gives me an opportunity to reflect on events in 2016 and to think about how we might adjust through 2017 to begin to tackle a world of higher education with significantly more uncertainty than at this time last year. My emphasis is to turn this course of events into a series of opportunities for UCL.
Publication date: 15 December 2016
UCL has been selected as the 'hub' of the new £250m UK Dementia Research Institute (UK DRI), to be led by Professor Bart De Strooper, current leader of the Laboratory for the Research of Neurodegenerative Diseases at the University of Leuven and scientific director at VIB (Vlaams Instituut voor Biotechnologie) in Belgium.
Publication date: 14 December 2016