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 to the games, and expressed her admiration for UEL’s state of the art SportsDock which has been the main training centre for team USA during the games.
Useful LinksThe IOC Olympic Studies Centre has launched its 2012 Postgraduate Research Grant Programme for young researchers engaged in studying the impact of the Olympic Games on contemporary society and culture. Find out more
Can you help Department of Culture, Media and Sport with its Meta-Evaluation of London 2012’s Legacy? Find out more
Spectacle has been documenting the effects and legacy claims of the London Olympics on East London. Find out more