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National Student Survey: improvement in student satisfaction

National Student Survey: improvement in student satisfaction

12 August 2014

Student satisfaction at UCL has risen by 2%, according to the latest National Student Survey (NSS) results.
A tribute to Professor Sir Peter Hall (1932-2014)

A tribute to Professor Sir Peter Hall (1932-2014)

31 July 2014

Today we received with sadness the news of the passing of our dear colleague, friend, and outstanding planner and academic, Professor Sir Peter Hall. Please find a tribute to Professor Sir Peter Hall ...
Climate scientists need professional body, says UCL policy commission

Climate scientists need professional body, says UCL policy commission

24 June 2014

Climate scientists need to establish a professional body to help define their roles, values and practices to satisfy society’s needs, and to provide guidance to improve their training and development, according to ...
UCL submits plans to transform Wates House

UCL submits plans to transform Wates House

27 May 2014

UCL has submitted a planning application to transform Wates House for The Bartlett School of Architecture.
Prominent social theorist to head new UCL Institute for Global Prosperity

Prominent social theorist to head new UCL Institute for Global Prosperity

15 May 2014

A bold bid to uncover an alternative to the current failed model of economic growth is being launched via the establishment of a new UCL Institute for Global Prosperity, led by the renowned ...

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London debates the virtues of high and low

28 August 2014

Professor Peter Rees (UCL Bartlett School of Planning) says that many high-rise building projects are aimed at foreign buyers who often buy to invest and not to live in. Read: New York Times

North-South infrastructure divide

07 August 2014

Professor John Tomaney (UCL Bartlett School of Planning) discusses the disparity in the amount of money spent in the North-East and in London on infrastructure. Listen: BBC Radio Newcastle 'Breakfast' (from 23 mins 49 secs)

Northern powerhouse

06 August 2014

Professor John Tomaney (UCL Bartlett School of Planning) discusses the Chancellor’s vision for a ‘Northern Powerhouse’. Listen: BBC Radio Cornwall ‘Mark Forrest’ (from 13 mins 55 secs)

You might be surprised to find out who is living in London’s luxury apartments

05 August 2014

Dr Nicola Livingstone (UCL Bartlett School of Planning) looks at how the internationalisation of education and the “flight to quality” of overseas students to highly rated institutions has changed London’s student housing market. Read: The Conversation

Get London’s infrastructure right

04 August 2014

Professor Tim Broyd (UCL Bartlett) comments on the London Infrastructure Plan (LIP) 2050 report and the radical changes to planning required to deliver the LIP effectively. Read: Evening Standard