July 2007 News Archive

University Researchers Win a Quarter of a Million Pounds in Research Funding in One Week

July 11, 2007

The Research Office is pleased to announce that in the last week, the University has been informed of four separate successful grant applications totalling over a quarter of a million pounds

Tagged: research

Glamorgan Honours

July 17, 2007

British comedian Jo Brand is among those set to receive honours at the University of Glamorgan’s degree ceremonies this week.

Tagged: corporate

All Wales Sports Conference at Glamorgan

July 17, 2007

The fourth Welsh Institute of Sport, Health and Exercise Science Conference (WISHES) was held at the University of Glamorgan on Friday July 13th.

Tagged: saps

Graduation Week at Glamorgan

July 16, 2007

Over 2000 students will be celebrating this week as they graduate from the University of Glamorgan.

Tagged: corporate

New Principal of Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama Appointed

July 17, 2007

The University of Glamorgan’s partner, the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama (RWCMD) has just confirmed the appointment of Hilary Boulding as Principal to replace Edmond Fivet, Wales’ longest serving Principal/ Vice Chancellor.

Tagged: cci corporate

Welsh for Adults Centre Takes Off

July 17, 2007

Hundreds of balloons were set free from Borders Book store in Talbot Green this weekend to encourage more people in the community to take up learning the Welsh language.

Tagged: community welsh

Creative Talents Honoured

July 19, 2007

The University of Glamorgan’s Cardiff School of Creative & Cultural Industries has honoured BBC newsreader Huw Edwards and Welsh musician and composer Dr Karl Jenkins and at this week’s graduation ceremonies.

Tagged: cci corporate

Glamorgan Rated Top for Business Links

July 20, 2007

The University of Glamorgan has been rated top university in the Wales for its number of graduate business start ups still trading.

Tagged: corporate postgraduate

Welsh Expertise to Regenerate Mongolian Towns

July 20, 2007

A unique project which will lead to the regeneration of communities in Mongolia is being pioneered by experts at the University of Glamorgan.

Tagged: fat postgraduate

Hands on Science

July 24, 2007

Over 230 school pupils attended a ‘Hands on Science’ main event at the National Museum of Wales, Cardiff at the end of last month, organised by the Hands on Science project based at the University of Glamorgan’s Centre for Lifelong Learning.

Tagged: cell community

Summer School 2007

July 23, 2007

This year’s Glamorgan Summer School kicks once again today for what is set to be another successful fortnight.

Tagged: cell community

Merthyr Arts and Science Festival

July 26, 2007

A celebration of arts and science will take over the town of Merthyr Tydfil in August as an ‘Arts and Science festival is held in the town.

Tagged: cell community

University fights climate change

July 31, 2007

The University of Glamorgan added to its ‘green’ credentials as its commercial arm became one of the first organisations based in Wales to be accredited for offsetting all of its carbon emissions by working with the Woodland Trust.

Tagged: corporate