January 2010 News Archive

Glamorgan on New Year's Honours List

January 7, 2010

The University of Glamorgan is celebrating this week after two of its Professors were awarded the OBE this year’s New Year’s Honours List.

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Businesses urged to use CGI facility

January 7, 2010

The creative industry sector is being encouraged to use a new computer generated imagery (CGI) facility at the University of Glamorgan.

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New Wardrobe for Pantomime Dame

January 11, 2010

Creating the perfect costume for a pantomime dame is all in a days work for costume construction students at the University of Glamorgan.

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Lecturers' Book Launch on Campus

January 11, 2010

Lecturers in the University of Glamorgan’s English Division will this week, Wednesday 13th January, launch three new books at an event on the University’s campus.

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John Hurt inspires students at launch of ambitious film training weekend

January 12, 2010

With over 100 films to his name, acclaimed British actor John Hurt was more than qualified to share the art of screen-acting with students at an event hosted by Screen Academy Wales at the University of Glamorgan’s ATRiuM campus on Friday, 8th January.

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Tonight's Inaugural Professorial Lecture has been Cancelled

January 12, 2010

Unfortunately due to the forecast of more bad weather affecting the area the Professorial Inaugural due to be given by Professor Christopher Meredith “Making, Saying and the Impulse to Write” scheduled to take place at 5.30pm has been cancelled.

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Global Board Nomination for Business School Student

January 14, 2010

First year business student at the University of Glamorgan Jake Jones, has received global recognition in his first year of study.

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Managing Workplace Conflict

January 14, 2010

Managing workplace conflict is an ever increasing and time consuming feature of the human resource professionals’ role and for those engaged in people management generally.

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Glamorgan Builds on Biofuel Expertise

January 18, 2010

The University of Glamorgan is celebrating after being awarded £630,000 to develop its research into biological fuel cells.

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New Science Communication Book Published

January 18, 2010

University of Glamorgan Science communication experts are once more at the leading edge of developments in the field this week as a new book, written by Professor Mark Brake, is launched internationally by Palgrave MacMillan in the US.

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Philip Gross wins TS Eliot poetry prize for The Water Table

January 19, 2010

A collection of poems by Glamorgan Professor Philip Gross has scooped the UK’s foremost prize for poetry, the prestigious TS Eliot prize at a ceremony in London last night.

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Glamorgan Business School students make semi-finals of global student competition

January 19, 2010

Two out of three teams of students from Glamorgan Business School have made it to the semi-finals of a global student competition.

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Student Shortlisted for National Midwifery Award

January 21, 2010

University of Glamorgan midwifery student Charlotte Monnelly has been shortlisted for an award in the prestigious Royal College of Midwives awards.

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Students Shortlisted for Ffresh Awards

January 25, 2010

An impressive 16 entries from the University of Glamorgan’s Cardiff School of Creative & Cultural Industries have been shortlisted for this year’s Ffresh awards.

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Students Take to the Ice

January 27, 2010

As the snow disappears, an ice rink has been installed on the University of Glamorgan’s Treforest campus.

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Teachers' Conference at Glamorgan

January 27, 2010

More than 115 teachers and careers advisors from across the UK will arrive at the University of Glamorgan tomorrow, 28th January, for a two-day event which will focus on the issues facing those applying to university.

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Business School Student Scoops Scholarship

January 28, 2010

University of Glamorgan student 18 year-old Sam Squires from Swansea has been named as this year’s winner of the University’s Michael Moran Scholarship, which has been established by family and friends of the popular local businessman.

Tagged: business