March 1, 2011
Hillary Clinton’s message to Wales: “On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate the people of Wales as you celebrate St. David’s Day this March 1.”
March 2, 2011
Students at the University of Glamorgan are getting insider tips from market leader John Lewis in their quest for graduate jobs.
March 4, 2011
The University of Glamorgan has produced a series of short online lectures with some of its finest academics to celebrate International Women’s Day.
March 9, 2011
Friday 18 March is the last opportunity to register for the International Hydrogen Research Showcase 2011.
The high profile three-day symposium will take place from 13 – 15 April 2011 at the University of Birmingham. Professor Richard Dinsdale from the University of Glamorgan will be speaking at the event.
March 16, 2011
A state-of-the-art centre for vocational education has been opened today by Carwyn Jones, First Minister of Wales, at Merthyr Tydfil College. The facilities aim to support and develop industry in the Heads of the Valleys, and are a joint creation of the College and the Welsh Assembly Government. More than 200 full and part-time students from across the construction industry will learn their trades in the new workshops, together with over 100 trainee engineers and motor vehicle mechanics.
March 18, 2011
The 2011 Budget is announced in Parliament on 23 March, and University of Glamorgan experts will be explaining through the media what it means.
March 21, 2011
The news gets more globalised every day. So how can small countries protect and grow a distinctive media?
March 22, 2011
Global technology giant Fujitsu has today (March 22) been named as the successful bidder to partner with the Universities in Wales to create a unique £40 million world-class super computing network, a research and innovation institute and a skills academy.
The supporting infrastructure will stretch to the four corners of Wales and have a reach across the rest of the globe.
The contract is worth £15 million over four years to Fujitsu, who will provide infrastructure and services.
It represents a quantum leap forward in high performance computing in Wales. It will give Wales the most advanced and evolving computing technology available.
March 24, 2011
Two books written by Professor Andy Smith have been nominated for an international prize for gothic criticism.
March 24, 2011
Appointment of the first directors of the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol
The first directors of the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol, which will work with and through all the Welsh universities to deliver increased opportunities for students to study their courses through the medium of Welsh, have been appointed.
March 28, 2011
A design by University of Glamorgan design student Nikki Howells will be the basis for a major new community project in Newport.
March 30, 2011
A £4.9m EU-funded project helping smaller businesses and start-ups in West Wales and the Valleys take advantage of emerging mobile technologies was officially launched by the Deputy First Minister, Ieuan Wyn Jones AM today.
Based at the University of Glamorgan’s Trefforest campus, the Centre of Excellence in Mobile Applications and Services (CEMAS) will be a test bed for small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to design, develop and protect the creation of new mobile phone services and applications.
It is backed with £2.4m from the EU’s Convergence European Regional Development Fund through the Welsh Assembly Government.