April 2007 News Archive

New Computer for Design Student

April 2, 2007

Nineteen year-old graphic design student Samantha Day will begin her university studies in style this year after winning a brand new Apple Mac computer from the University of Glamorgan.

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Glamorgan scientist at 20th Hay Literary Festival

April 2, 2007

Professor Denis Murphy, a biotechnologist from the University of Glamorgan, will speak at this year’s Hay Literary Festival.

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School children get taste for Science

April 2, 2007

Throughout March students from the University’s Centre for Astronomy and Science Education (CASE) have been giving the younger generation an insight into the subject of astrobiology.

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Purchase Art Prize 2007

April 11, 2007

The University of Glamorgan’s prestigious Purchase Prize exhibition will open its doors to the public this month, 11th April, at the University’s Oriel y Bont.

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Improvisation Conference First

April 11, 2007

The art of improvisation will be the theme of a conference, organised by the University of Glamorgan in Cardiff this week.

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University Produces Winning Teams

April 13, 2007

Four of the school teams, advised by staff at the University of Glamorgan to develop products for The Welsh National Convention of Excellence in Engineering and Technology, have been names national winners.

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Pro Chancellor Appointed

April 16, 2007

Lord Rowe-Beddoe has been appointed to the role of Pro Chancellor at the University of Glamorgan.

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Students Take to the Road for Chiropractic Awareness Week

April 16, 2007

As research reveals that bad posture could be costing people in Wales both their health and their employment, chiropractic students from the Welsh Institute of Chiropractic (WIOC) at the University of Glamorgan are hitting the streets of Cardiff to teach members of the public a 3 minute exercise routine that could help improve their posture.

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Glamorgan Sponsors Top Music Festival

April 23, 2007

One of Wales’ biggest music festivals ‘The Full Ponty’ has named ATRiuM, the University of Glamorgan’s Cardiff School of Creative & Cultural Industries as a main sponsor of this year’s event.

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Sky at Night Celebration for Glamorgan Lecturer

April 23, 2007

Dr. Rhodri Evans, senior lecturer in Astrophysics at the University of Glamorgan is appearing in a documentary on S4C this week, 24th April, to talk about the success of the long-running astronomy programme The Sky at Night.

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First Minister Unveils Sculpture

April 26, 2007

A sculpture of the bust of Aneurin Bevan, set to inspire Wales’ nurses and health care workers of the future, was unveiled this week by First Minister Rhodri Morgan at the University of Glamorgan’s Faculty of Health, Sport and Science.

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Glamorgan Wins Busa Shield

April 26, 2007

Glamorgan’s Women’s Rugby Team have claimed victory at this year’s British Universities Sports Association (BUSA) Shield Final in Richmond this week.

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Sophia wins bursary for 'excellence' in water study

April 30, 2007

University of Glamorgan student Sophia McKirdy’s environmental research project has won her a bursary from Dwr Cymru Welsh Water.

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