February 2007 News Archive

Medical Science Partnership First

February 5, 2007

A unique partnership between the University of Glamorgan and Cardiff University’s School of Medicine will see more opportunities for students to study medicine in Wales.

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Wales' Storytelling Conference Gets Underway

February 8, 2007

A symposium on the art of storytelling will be held in Cardiff this month, 13th and 14th February, focussing on the issue of ‘Storytelling in the Globalized World’.

Tagged: cci

Ffresh Shortlist Announced

February 12, 2007

Shortlisted entries for Ffresh – the Student Moving Image Festival of Wales – have been announced this week, with University of Glamorgan students in the winning line up for each category.

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Snow for Chinese Delegation

February 13, 2007

A group of Chinese visitors encountered snow for the very first time during a visit to the University of Glamorgan this month.

Tagged: corporate

Launch of Wales' First Regeneration Hub

February 21, 2007

A Regeneration Hub which will serve the needs of the regeneration community in Wales, and further afield, is set to be launched by the University of Glamorgan.

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Course Transfer Facilitates College Campus Development Plans

February 14, 2007

Ambitious development plans which are set to strengthen courses and facilities at Coleg Morgannwg came a step closer today with the announcement that the College’s Glyntaff campus and some Higher Education course provision is to transfer to the University of Glamorgan.

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Bryn Hafren Pupils Get Taste for University Life

February 19, 2007

A group of sixth form students from Bryn Hafren Comprehensive School in Barry experienced university life earlier this month when they spent a day at the University of Glamorgan’s Treforest campus.

Tagged: schools

Embracing young people's potential is key

February 19, 2007

To get the best out of the generation entering the workforce we must tear up the management rule book, one of Britain’s most influential leadership figures has warned.

Tagged: business postgraduate

Glamorgan Scoops Two Ffresh Awards

February 21, 2007

Two of the top coveted awards at the Student Moving Image Festival of Wales “Ffresh” on Friday 16th February went to past and present students from the MA Film Producing and Business Management course at Glamorgan’s Film Academy.

Tagged: cci

Citizens want Health Checks for All in Wales

February 22, 2007

Welsh Version
Fersiwn Gymraeg

All people in Wales, no matter what their state of health, should receive a full health MoT after they reach the age of 50. This is one of the key findings of a report to be launched today (22nd February 2007) detailing the findings of a specially convened ‘citizens jury’.

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Glamorgan Project Showcase

February 27, 2007

The Waste Treatment Technology Project, lead by the University of Glamorgan, was one of the key projects showcased at this week’s ‘Pinnacle Live’ event.

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Peter Black Visit

February 28, 2007

Peter Black AM will lay out a vision for the future of Wales’ education system – including radical proposals to put the nation at the forefront of international science and technology research – at a major speech at the University of Glamorgan on St David’s Day.

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