February 2008 News Archive

New Appointments to Glamorgan's Marketing Team

February 1, 2008

The University of Glamorgan has made two key appointments to its marketing and student recruitment team.

Tagged: corporate

Wales leads the way in food science

February 6, 2008

Science graduates are being offered a stepping stone towards high-flying careers in the food and drink industry thanks to new courses being launched in Wales.

Tagged: corporate research

Sponsored Walk for Maths Students

February 11, 2008

During June this year mathematics students from the University of Glamorgan will be visiting Mbale in Uganda for 11 days with charity the Partnerships Overseas Networking Trust (PONT).

Tagged: fat

Weekend MBA at City Centre Campus

February 12, 2008

For the first time, the University of Glamorgan’s popular Weekend Executive MBA course will be delivered from the University’s brand new state-of the-art campus in Cardiff city centre.

Tagged: bus business

Cricket Research Project Announced

February 13, 2008

Glamorgan Cricket has this week announced a partnership called `Tale-Enders’ with The University of Glamorgan as part of the Museum of Welsh Cricket project at the cricket club’s redeveloped stadium in Cardiff.

Tagged: cci research sport

Accolade for Business Lecturer

February 13, 2008

Bob Morgan of the University of Glamorgan’s Business School has been awarded an honorary personal Chair of International Business at a highly prestigious French Grand Ecole, the Ecole de Management de Normandie.

Tagged: bus business

Glam Fashion Shoot for Students

February 14, 2008

Students at the University of Glamorgan’s brand new ATRiuM campus in Cardiff took part in a full scale professional fashion shoot at the building this week.

Tagged: cci

Battle of the Bands Competition is Launched

February 14, 2008

Competition is heating up for a brand new ‘Battle of the Bands’ competition which is being held for the very first time at the University of Glamorgan’s impressive ATRiuM building in Cardiff.

Tagged: cci schools

Ffresh Awards Success

February 19, 2008

Two students from the University of Glamorgan’s Cardiff School of Creative & Cultural Industries have scooped top awards at this year’s Ffresh Moving Image Festival.

Tagged: cci

Hair Breakthrough for Drug Testing

February 19, 2008

Major breakthroughs in the analysis of hair to identify drug and alcohol abuse have been made by researchers at the University of Glamorgan.

Tagged: hesas research

Intergenerational Conference

February 21, 2008

The Wales Centre for Intergenerational Practice (CCIP) is situated within the Centre for Lifelong Learning at the University of Glamorgan.

Our 2008 conference: Community Cohesion: Cross-cutting Partnerships is being held at The Pavilion, Llandrindod Wells on Thursday 6th March.

Tagged: cell community

Nursing Lecturer’s Brisbane Visit

February 22, 2008

This month Jane Willock Senior Lecturer in Children’s Nursing at the University of Glamorgan, and Children’s Nurse Practitioner at University Hospital of Wales has visited to the Royal Children’s Hospital in Brisbane Australia to conduct a series of workshops.

Tagged: hesas

University Lecturer Works on Oscar Winning Film

February 25, 2008

University of Glamorgan animation lecturer Tim Allen is celebrating today after a film he worked on scooped an Oscar at last night’s glittering ceremony in LA.

Tagged: cci

Attitudes to Genetic Conditions Explored

February 25, 2008

A grant of £128,000 has been awarded to the Genomics Policy Unit at the University of Glamorgan to fund a two year project which will explore the attitudes of young people in the Valleys to genetic conditions.

Tagged: hesas research

Zoom Award Winners

February 26, 2008

The University of Glamorgan’s Merthyr Media Project is celebrating success at this year’s Zoom awards.

Tagged: cell community

Theatre Book in line for Top Award

February 27, 2008

The Society for Theatre Research has today announced its short list for the Theatre Book Prize for books published in 2007.

Tagged: cci research

Creative Courses Expand Welsh Language Provision

February 29, 2008

Young people from sixth forms across South and West Wales gathered at the University of Glamorgan’s brand new ATRiuM building in Cardiff this month to celebrate the growing number of Welsh language university courses available to them in the capital.

Tagged: cci welsh