Monthly Archives: August 2012

Games offers space for wider reflections on London: a new book on the city considers the future

One of the major opportunities the London 2012 Olympics has produced is for the city to become more clearly a focus –  object for multiple reflection. Taking stock and acknowledging London’s strengths as a creative capital and a ‘live’ city … Continue reading

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Team GB and Higher Education

According to a recent study, reported in the Times Higher Education this week, 55% of all the athletes in team GB are university graduates, or currently studying for their degree. This is higher than the overall UK population participation rate … Continue reading

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Michelle Obama visit to UEL

The University of East London was very pleased to host the First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama on the opening day of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralymic Games. Michelle Obama has been leading the USA Presidential delegation … Continue reading

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