December 2008 News Archive

CIM Academic Senate Appointment for Professor Doherty

December 1, 2008

Professor Anne Marie Doherty, Glamorgan Business School, has been appointed to the Academic Senate of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM).

Tagged: business

December's Inaugural lecture

December 2, 2008

Professor Rod Dubrow-Marshall Dean of the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences at the University of Glamorgan will give his Inaugural Professorial lecture on Tuesday 9th December.

Tagged: corporate hass

The cost of crime against business Soars

December 4, 2008

Small businesses lose an average of £13,500 each because of crime every year, while more than two thirds of businesses are victims of crime, according to the latest survey released by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) and compiled by Dr Gary Packham at the Glamorgan Business School.

Tagged: business research

Forensic Courses Receive Professional Accreditation

December 5, 2008

The University of Glamorgan is the first university in Wales to gain professional accreditation for its Forensic Science courses awarded by the Forensic Science Society.

Tagged: hesas

Government urged to support disabled people into self-employment

December 5, 2008

More disabled people should be given the support to start their own business as part of current welfare reform proposals, according to the Federation of Small Businesses’ report compiled by Dr Gary Packham of the Glamorgan Business School.

Tagged: business

‘Up the wall, on the floor’ Winners Announced

December 10, 2008

Final year interior design students have taken part in a design competition bringing their work into the spotlight of potential future employers.

Tagged: cci

Take off for University Flight Simulator

December 11, 2008

A state-of-the-art flight simulator is the newest tool to be installed at the University of Glamorgan to help aeronautical students get a ‘real life’ experience of flying an aircraft.

Tagged: fat

Theatre Director Joins ATRiuM Staff

December 15, 2008

The University of Glamorgan has appointed high profile Welsh theatre director Sera Moore Williams as a Teaching Fellow for its Welsh language drama courses.

Originally from Caernarfon, Sera was previously Associate Director of theatre company Arad Goch, Director of Y Gymraes, an Aberystwyth based company, and is a freelance playwright.

Tagged: cci

Cyfarwyddwraig Drama yn ymuno â’r ATRiuM

December 15, 2008

Mae Prifysgol Morgannwg wedi penodi Sêra Moore Williams, cyfarwyddwraig o’r radd flaenaf, fel Cymrawd Dysgu ar gyfer ei chwrs Drama dwyieithog.

Y mae Sêra’n wreiddiol o Gaernarfon ac yn gyn gyfarwyddwraig cysylltiol cwmni theatr Arad Goch, cwmni theatr a leolir yn Aberystwyth. Mae’r Gyfarwyddwraig y Gymraes ac yn awdur rhyddgyfrannol.

Tagged: cci welsh

Research at Glamorgan receives international recognition

December 18, 2008

Professor David Halton Quote The University of Glamorgan has achieved excellent results in the Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) 2008, confirming its status as one of Wales’ research active universities. More than seventy per cent of Glamorgan’s research activity was assessed as being of a quality recognised internationally for its originality, significance and rigour with around 10% of this research recognised as world-leading.

Tagged: research

QAA Institutional Review – Recognises University Good Practice

December 19, 2008

The University of Glamorgan has received excellent feedback following a visit by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) review team.

Tagged: corporate