March 2013 News Archive

Students meet international explorer

March 5, 2013

World famous British explorer David Hempleman-Adams recently visited a group of high flying students at the University of Glamorgan.

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University meets demand for graduates in the financial sector

March 5, 2013

At a time when students are increasingly concerned about whether or not to study in higher education, the University of Glamorgan is working with the Welsh Government and local businesses to meet the increasing demand for graduates in the financial sector.

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Celebrating National Apprenticeship Week

March 5, 2013

Deputy Minister for Skills Jeff Cuthbert will celebrate National Apprenticeship Week at the College at Merthyr Tydfil on Monday (11th March) at an event to introduce young learners and employers to the benefits of apprenticeship schemes.

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Adults with learning disabilities must be listened to on abuse

March 6, 2013

Society must be better at listening, believing and doing something when people with learning disabilities say they’ve been abused.

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New partnership with the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance

March 7, 2013

The University of Glamorgan has signed a new partnership with the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance. This new association will see the University benefit from the Institute’s 25 years of experience in delivering cutting edge contemporary music education.

Tagged: cci music

Glamorgan marketing expert to help tourism economy in Corfu

March 14, 2013

Dr Heather Skinner, Reader in Marketing at Glamorgan Business School delivered the keynote speech “What is the future for tourism in Corfu?” at a high profile event on the island this week (13th March).

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Citigroup Chief gives guest lecture

March 15, 2013

Stuart Popham, Vice-chairman EMEA Banking at Citigroup gave a guest lecture to students at the University of Glamorgan this week.

Tagged: business law

Professor gives think-tank lecture

March 19, 2013

David Pickernell, Professor in Economic Development Policy from the University of Glamorgan will today give a lecture to the independent think tank Gorwel, at the National Assembly, where he will discuss the impact of regional economic policy.

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Wales’s newest apps launched

March 20, 2013

Some of Wales’ newest and most innovative mobile applications were launched at an event in Cardiff today, 20th March.

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University of Glamorgan and Cassidian secure ‘enhanced’ Knowledge Transfer Partnership

March 26, 2013

The University of Glamorgan Business School and international defence and security company Cassidian Ltd have secured Wales’ first ‘eKTP’ or Enhanced Knowledge Transfer Partnership.

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