July 2011 News Archive

University of Glamorgan gets green light to deliver revolutionary employer-backed degree

July 4, 2011

The University of Glamorgan has become the latest member of an elite group of universities endorsed to deliver e-skills UK’s Information Technology Management for Business degree.

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Family success in Poetry Professor Philip's hat-trick

July 6, 2011

Glamorgan professor and poet Philip Gross has achieved a rare hat-trick of literary accolades with a national prize for his latest children’s book, Off Road To Everywhere.

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University opens The Great Big Empty Shop Experiment

July 8, 2011

Researchers from the University of Glamorgan are to transform an empty high street shop in Cardiff’s Capitol Arcade into an interactive exhibition space this summer.

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Vice-Chancellor’s statement: HEFCW Decision on fee plans

July 11, 2011

HEFCW has today approved the Fee Plan submitted by the University of Glamorgan and the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama to charge £9,000 per year for honours degrees and £7,500 per year for Foundation Degrees and other non degree courses.

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First Class honours for first Michael Moran Scholar

July 15, 2011

Gilfach Goch scholar Chris Last, 21, is the first recipient of the University of Glamorgan’s Michael Moran Scholarship to graduate, and has sealed the honour with a First Class honours degree in BA Business Excellence (Marketing).

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Artistiaid yn defnyddio barddoniaeth i adrodd stori’r Mynyddoedd Duon

July 19, 2011

Mae awdur Prifysgol Morgannwg, Christopher Meredith, yn rhan o fenter gelf newydd pwysig i adrodd stori’r Mynyddoedd Duon ac i ddiogelu eu tirwedd unigryw.

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Artists tell the story of the Black Mountains in poetry

July 19, 2011

University of Glamorgan author Christopher Meredith is part of a major new art initiative to tell the story of the Black Mountains and preserve its unique landscape.

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Coleg Cymraeg’s staffing scheme breaks new ground | Cynllun Staffio’r Coleg Cymraeg yn torri tir newydd

July 22, 2011

Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol’s staffing scheme is enabling the University of Glamorgan and UWIC to offer brand new Welsh-medium provision with the establishment of a new collaborative partnership.

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Official: Merthyr Tydfil students are first class

July 22, 2011

Five students from Merthyr Tydfil have graduated from the University of Glamorgan with First Class Honours Degrees in Business and Management.

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Glamorgan lecturer recognised among best in UK

July 28, 2011

University of Glamorgan lecturer Dr Heather Skinner has been awarded a prestigious UK-wide accolade for the quality of her teaching with the award of a National Teaching Fellowship.

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