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Administration/Government - Careers/Employment
22.03.2018
Children from wealthier families much more likely to secure grammar school places
Children from wealthier families much more likely to secure grammar school places
Research reveals the huge advantage rich families gain by using private tutors in the race for grammar school places.  A new paper from the UCL Institute of Education shows that private tutoring means pupils from high-income families are much more likely to get into grammar schools than equally bright pupils from low-income families.
Careers/Employment - Event
22.03.2018
Academic Rankings
22.03.2018
Administration/Government - Innovation/Technology
22.03.2018
Civil Engineering
22.03.2018
City food growers wanted for international research project
City food growers wanted for international research project
City food growers wanted for international research project Green-fingered gardeners who grow their own fruit and veg are being sought for a university research project that will compare their growing methods with counterparts 5,000 miles away.
Business/Economics - Administration/Government
21.03.2018
Parcel porters could help cities cope with the impacts of e-commerce growth
Parcel porters could help cities cope with the impacts of e-commerce growth
Researchers are investigating whether a workforce of ‘parcel porters' could help to reduce the current demand for kerbside space by delivery vans Researchers from Lancaster University, together
Medicine/Pharmacology - Life Sciences
21.03.2018
University experts back campaign for state-of-the-art brain scanner
During Brain Tumour Awareness Month (March), researchers at The University of Nottingham are backing a campaign to provide new state-state-of-the-art scanning equipment for children undergoing intricate brain surgery.
Business/Economics - Politics
21.03.2018
The IMF’s surprising interventions within Politics of Austerity debates
The IMF's reputation, expertise and mandate enabled it to define the crisis and encourage policy responses which challenged conventional economic wisdom at the time.
Medicine/Pharmacology
21.03.2018
Podcast: The 106-year-old doctor, parent scientists and hearing aid games
In this edition: An immunologist who worked with Alexander Fleming reaches 106, mums put their breast milk to the test and hearing aids get gamified.
Environment/Sustainable Development - Event
21.03.2018
Astronomy - Chemistry
20.03.2018
UCL to lead European mission to study new planets
UCL to lead European mission to study new planets
UCL is leading a multi-million pound European mission to study newly discovered planets after it was selected today as the next European Space Agency science mission.
Astronomy - Chemistry
20.03.2018
Green light for exoplanet mission
Cardiff University scientists will be part of an international space mission, which the European Space Agency (ESA) has announced today, to investigate fundamental questions about how mysterious exoplanets form and evolve.
Life Sciences - Medicine/Pharmacology
20.03.2018
Physics/Materials Science - Microtechnics/Electroengineering
20.03.2018
Nanocrystalline graphite enables new class of harsh environment electronics
Nanocrystalline graphite enables new class of harsh environment electronics
Researchers from the Universities of Bristol and Southampton, in collaboration with Microsemi, have demonstrated reliable operation of microelectromechanical relays by coating the contacts with nanocrystalline layers of graphite, to enable ultra-low-power electronics for harsh environments.
Art and Design - Life Sciences
20.03.2018
Painting Fool at CUBRIC
The home of one of Europe's most powerful MRI scanners has also become the home of the world's first virtual artist in residence, as an autonomous computer artist takes its place amongst researchers at Cardiff University's Brain Research Imaging Centre (CUBRIC).
Business/Economics - Innovation/Technology
20.03.2018
Media - Careers/Employment
20.03.2018
UCL publishes its gender and ethnicity pay gap report
UCL publishes its gender and ethnicity pay gap report
Our mean gender pay gap at UCL is 17.5% according to data published today, this has fallen from 19.5% in 2013 and is close to the UK average of 18%.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Innovation/Technology
20.03.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Life Sciences
20.03.2018
University of Warwick brings TB awareness to Coventry on World TB Day
Scientists from the University of Warwick will be helping to promote an important public health message about tuberculosis (TB) this weekend in Coventry.
History/Archeology - Media
20.03.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Education/Continuing Education
20.03.2018
Computer Science/Telecom - Medicine/Pharmacology
19.03.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Careers/Employment
19.03.2018
Gum disease having devastating impact on general health and well-being warn dentists
Gum disease having devastating impact on general health and well-being warn dentists
A new report has revealed that the number of people affected by tooth decay and gum disease is having a widespread and devastating impact not only on patients mouths but also on their general health and wellbeing, particularly in the older population.
Medicine/Pharmacology
19.03.2018
Why hospital staff sympathise with patients who self-discharge
Why hospital staff sympathise with patients who self-discharge
Patients who discharge themselves from hospital should be viewed more positively say researchers , who discovered sympathy for their decision among hospital staff.
Innovation/Technology - Education/Continuing Education
19.03.2018
Literature/Linguistics - History/Archeology
19.03.2018
Innovation/Technology - Education/Continuing Education
19.03.2018
Event - Business/Economics
19.03.2018
Careers/Employment - Administration/Government
19.03.2018
'You're fired!': Why we shouldn't be surprised at the tumult at the heart of Trump's 'Apprentice' presidency
’You’re fired!’: Why we shouldn’t be surprised at the tumult at the heart of Trump’s ’Apprentice’ presidency
'You're fired!': Why we shouldn't be surprised at the tumult at the heart of Trump's 'Apprentice' presidency The succession of high-profile White House sackings is the clearest indicator yet that Don
Education/Continuing Education - Administration/Government
19.03.2018
Social Sciences - Administration/Government
16.03.2018
Pedagogy/Education Science - Innovation/Technology
16.03.2018
Innovation/Technology - Microtechnics/Electroengineering
15.03.2018
UCL and Xtera smash transmission world record
UCL and Xtera smash transmission world record
UCL and Xtera , a provider of innovative subsea fibre optic technology, have broken current world records by transmitting 120 Terabit/s over a single fibre spanning 630 km.
Innovation/Technology - Mechanical Engineering/Mechanics
15.03.2018
Three-way partnership takes flight to transform aero engines
Rolls-Royce, the University of Nottingham and Ansys, a specialist in engineering simulation software, have embarked on a five-year collaboration to develop breakthrough technology for advanced aircraft engines.
Administration/Government - Medicine/Pharmacology
15.03.2018
King's Commission on London
Extend Mayor of London's powers to ensure capital remains leading global city London's health, further education and skills systems are fragmented, complex and unlikely to deliver optimal outcomes un
Social Sciences - History/Archeology
15.03.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Innovation/Technology
15.03.2018
Physics/Materials Science - Astronomy
14.03.2018
Imperial professors pay tribute to their former teacher Stephen Hawking
Imperial academics have paid tribute to world renowned physicist Stephen Hawking who has died at the age of 76.
Medicine/Pharmacology
14.03.2018
Concerns raised over rising deaths in England and Wales
Latest figures show over 10,000 extra deaths in first weeks of 2018 compared with previous years Health chiefs are failing to investigate a clear pattern of rising death rates and worsening health outcomes in England and Wales, argue experts in The BMJ.
Administration/Government - Politics
14.03.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology
14.03.2018
University friends reunite for rough sleeping fundraiser
University friends reunite for rough sleeping fundraiser
University friends reunite for rough sleeping fundraiser Two friends who met at the University of Sussex are having a reunion with a difference as they prepare to sleep rough for charity.
Business/Economics - Careers/Employment
14.03.2018
Report calls on global apparel brands to fund compensation schemes for garment factory workers
Report calls on global apparel brands to fund compensation schemes for garment factory workers
Report calls on global apparel brands to fund compensation schemes for garment factory workers Five years after the Rana Plaza garment factory tragedy, clothes factory workers still do not have the right to compensation for death or injury.