June 2007 News Archive

Prince of Wales visits Glamorgan

June 6, 2007

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales met with staff and students at Treforest Campus, University of Glamorgan earlier today, Wednesday 6 June 2007, to officially open the Universities Police Science Institute.

Tagged: corporate

Student Community Plan launched

June 7, 2007

A new information booklet summarising the needs and impact of Cardiff’s large student population has been produced.

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Summer School Campaign Launched

June 7, 2007

If you are interested in anything from playing jazz music to learning a new language this year’s Glamorgan Summer School is the place for you!

Tagged: community

Top 'Green' League Table Result

June 8, 2007

A new ‘Green League’ of universities published in this week’s Times Higher Education Supplement (THES) has placed the University of Glamorgan fourth best in the UK for its environmental policies.

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Welsh Team get put through their Paces

June 8, 2007

The Welsh Rugby Union team have undertaken physiological assessments at the University of Glamorgan’s Health and Exercise Science Research Unit, Faculty of Health, Sport and this week.

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Creative Talent on Show at Glamorgan

June 11, 2007

The work of some of Wales’ top new artists will be on show this week as the end of year degree show opens at the University of Glamorgan.

Tagged: arts cci

Patients’ Experiences to Inform Health Professionals

June 19, 2007

A unique website, which will help health professionals to better understand peoples’ experiences of living with a genetic condition, will be launched today.

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Changing Valleys Subject for Conference

June 19, 2007

Dr Kim Howells, Member of Parliament and Minister of State at the Foreign Office, offered his own perspective on growing up in a valleys community at the University of Glamorgan this week.


Student Scoops Product Design Award

June 19, 2007

University of Glamorgan product design student Peter Feakes has won the £500 prize for the most marketable design in the annual eco-design awards sponsored by Corus and Design Wales.

Tagged: cci

New Recruits Receive Official Warrant

June 20, 2007

The first set of University of Glamorgan police science students to qualify for the Advanced Appointment Scheme received their police warrants at a ceremony this month.

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Outreach Student Wins National Learners Award

June 20, 2007

Glamorgan Outreach student Claire Crompton has won the Higher Education Award at this year’s Adult Learners’ Week Awards.

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The Future of Forensics Debated

June 25, 2007

Academics from the University of Glamorgan will join some of the UK’s top police officers and experts in forensic science, in a major conference looking at the future of Forensic Science, this week (26th/27th June).

Tagged: hesas research

Digital Storytelling Brings Opportunities for All

June 26, 2007

A ground-breaking bid to help people across the world record and broadcast their own unique digital stories has won £77,000 of funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).

Tagged: cci research

Welsh Team Fitness Tested at Glamorgan

June 28, 2007

The Wales rugby team were put through their paces at the University of Glamorgan this week when they undertook VO2 tests in the science labs.

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Success for Outstanding Law Student

June 29, 2007

Glamorgan law student Sarah Edwards is celebrating after receiving one of the highest accolades in the country for her chosen profession.