April 3, 2013
Out of 310 top university teams from across the country, University of Glamorgan students came second in a UK wide IBM sponsored business competition.
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.
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.
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).
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.
March 5, 2013
World famous British explorer David Hempleman-Adams recently visited a group of high flying students at the University of Glamorgan.
February 20, 2013
Julia Unwin CBE, Chief Executive of the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, delivered the keynote lecture at the launch of the University of Glamorgan’s Centre for Advanced Studies in Public Policy (CASPP) last night, 19th February.
February 18, 2013
The University of Glamorgan Business School has secured £1.3m in funding for the Innovative Supply Chain Aerospace Programme (InSCAPe).
February 5, 2013
A 19 year-old University of Glamorgan student, Mike Bamsey, is one of Team GB’s hopefuls for the next Olympic games after scooping three silver medals in shooting at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival in Sydney in January.
January 30, 2013
Professor Anne Marie Doherty, Glamorgan Business School, has been appointed to the Royal Anniversary Trust’s National Readers Panel which assesses the Queen’s Anniversary Prizes for Further and Higher Education.
January 18, 2013
University is closed Friday 18 – Sunday 20 Jan due to severe weather
January 17, 2013The University of Glamorgan has two teams in the semi-final of the national IBM sponsored Universities Business Challenge.
December 10, 2012
A University of Glamorgan English student will see his words in print this Christmas as his verse has been selected for the University’s corporate Christmas card.
November 30, 2012
The University of Glamorgan has won national recognition for the support it provides for its students. The University was awarded ‘Outstanding Support for Students’ Award at the high-profile Times Higher Education Awards in London last night, Thursday 29 November.
November 27, 2012
One of the UK’s most experienced diplomats and former UK ambassador to the United Nations, Sir Emyr Jones Parry spoke at the University of Glamorgan today, Tuesday 27th November.
November 19, 2012
The Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE) conference, which is visiting Cardiff this week, will be chaired by Professor David Pickernell, Director of the Centre for Enterprise at the University of Glamorgan.
November 15, 2012
Neil Roberts, a sports graduate from the University of Glamorgan, won the Coach Educator of the Year at the prestigious Sport Wales annual presentations.
November 2, 2012
University of Glamorgan historian Chris Evans has won funding worth £330,000 over the next three years in partnership with Professor Göran Rydén of Uppsala University in Sweden. Their project, Places for Making, Places for Taking: Metals in the Global Eighteenth Century, has been awarded a coveted grant by the Swedish funder Riksbankens Jubileumsfond.
October 31, 2012
The University of Glamorgan has been nominated as a finalist in Sporting Partner of the Year category for the upcoming Sport Wales Coach of the Year Awards, an event that has become a highlight of the sporting calendar for those working ‘behind the scenes’ in Welsh sport.
October 8, 2012
Dr Martin Rhisiart of the University of Glamorgan’s Faculty of Business and Society has been awarded a £30,000 research grant by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to lead a Foresight study on cultural heritage.
September 13, 2012
A major research project led by Professor Chris Evans at the University of Glamorgan is to visit South Australia to hold an international workshop on the subject of ‘Swansea Copper’.
September 6, 2012
Honno, Welsh Women’s Press, have been publishing Classics by great Welsh women writers of the past for twenty five years. To mark this milestone Honno are publishing Here are Lovers by Hilda Vaughan and relaunching their Honno Classics under the new name Welsh Women’s Classics.
September 5, 2012
The University of Glamorgan has appointed Donna Whitehead as its new head of the School of Law, Accounting and Finance.
August 29, 2012
Business students at the University of Glamorgan’s Business School for the first time be able to study bilingually this year.
August 28, 2012
In this article, Chris Lee, Senior Lecturer in Logistics and Supply Chain Management at the University’s Glamorgan Business School explores the 'invisible work’ of unsung heroes in logistics who keep our world turning:
August 8, 2012
A University of Glamorgan business graduate is celebrating success after her range of dairy-free frozen desserts were launched in Tesco and Waitrose.
August 7, 2012
As the eyes of the world focus on the London Olympic Games this week, two Welsh universities have announced a new initiative to enhance elite sport performance and expand business enterprise in Wales through the exchange of expertise.
August 2, 2012
Welsh language flashcards which can help children and adults to master the language is the idea behind new business venture VisuaLearn, being launched at the National Eisteddfod this week by two University of Glamorgan students.
July 25, 2012
Head of Research and Professor of Developmental Psychology Ian Stuart-Hamilton, School of Psychology, has started writing a regular online blog for the prestigious Psychology Today.
July 19, 2012
The University of Glamorgan has launched a Foundation Degree in Paralegal Studies, the first of its kind in Wales.
July 12, 2012
Year 12 students from Cwmcarn High School have scooped a £500 prize after competing in the Discover Fortunes Challenge for Schools and Colleges at the University of Glamorgan.
June 19, 2012
Time’s running out for budding student entrepreneurs and business leaders to win a fantastic £1000 of financial support and mentorship as part of the University of Glamorgan’s Business Opportunities Scholarship Scheme (BOSS).
June 16, 2012
Professor Stuart Cole has been awarded a CBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.
June 6, 2012
The work of some of Wales’ top new artists will be on show this month (9th – 14th June) as the end of year art degree show, 30 degrees, opens at the University of Glamorgan.
May 31, 2012
University of Glamorgan authors Professor Christopher Meredith, Tiffany Murray and Professor Philip Gross are among the stars of the 2012 Hay Festival, which begins today (31 May) and runs until 10 June.
May 23, 2012
Five, free, workshops are on offer throughout June and July for the Welsh business community.
May 22, 2012
Second year BA Art Practice students at the University of Glamorgan have been commissioned to produce artworks for Cynon Valley’s newest hospital.
May 14, 2012
First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones AM will today, Monday 14th May, launch the University of Glamorgan’s Centre for Financial and Professional Services at an event for the business community in Cardiff Castle.
May 11, 2012
May 11, 2012
Dr. Fiona Brookman, Reader in Criminology Deputy Director of the Centre for Criminology the University of Glamorgan, has unveiled the International Criminal Investigation Research Network (CIRN), a new network that puts law enforcement agencies from around the world in touch with each other to share best practice and information.
April 30, 2012
Event management student Ilze Birze has been spending part of her final year studies out on placement with Cardiff Story Museum thanks to a module dedicated to gaining work experience in the event sector.
April 26, 2012
As democracy in South Africa comes of age and Northern Ireland continues on the path to peace, the University of Glamorgan hosted the 2012 Lord Merlyn Rees Lecture.
April 25, 2012
April 16, 2012
The University of Glamorgan has appointed Andrew Thomas as Professor of Internal Operations and Supply Chain Management in the Faculty of Business and Society.
April 12, 2012
The University of Glamorgan along with Swansea University will this week, 12-14 April, host the first conference of the project World of Copper: Globalizing the Industrial Revolution, 1830-1870.
April 11, 2012
Matt Seymour, a 2nd year software engineering student at the University of Glamorgan has been chosen as the inaugural recipient of the “Ikona Scholarship Fund”. The scholarship consists of a £1,000 award and work skills mentoring for one person within Wales, who is currently attending the University of Glamorgan or hoping to attend in October 2012.
March 29, 2012
For those looking for a change in career or who might be concerned about the future of their current careers choice, the University of Glamorgan is holding a ‘Careers in Crisis’ event at its Cardiff campus on 4th April.
March 29, 2012
Millions of viewers in Europe and across the globe tuning into this year’s Eurovision song contest will spot the colourful branding designed by a former University of Glamorgan student and teacher.
March 26, 2012
A new book, written by the University of Glamorgan’s Dr Martin Willis, has been shortlisted for the British Society for Literature and Science book prize.
March 21, 2012
Law degree students at the University of Glamorgan got the unique opportunity to be visited by the UK’s most high profile human rights campaigner Shami Chakrabarti today, 21st March.
March 21, 2012
As democracy in South Africa comes of age and Northern Ireland continues on the path to peace, The University of Glamorgan invites you to The 2012 Lord Merlyn Rees Lecture.
Building democracy: lessons from South Africa and Northern Ireland
Rt. Hon. Peter Hain MP
Thursday 26 April 2012
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama
March 21, 2012
University of Glamorgan Creative Writing PhD student Rosie Shepperd has won the prestigious Poetry Business 2011/12 Book & Pamphlet Competition.
March 20, 2012
The Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA) has appointed University of Glamorgan Sports Development student Nathan Harris to its new CIMSPA Welsh National Management Board, comprising leading names in the sport and leisure industry across Wales.
March 20, 2012
TS Eliot prize winning poet Philip Gross from the University of Glamorgan launched his new collection of poetry ‘Deep Field’ at an intimate event in Cardiff last tonight, 20th March.
March 16, 2012
University of Glamorgan student, 18 year old, Lewis Goodfield, from Tonteg near Pontypridd has been named as this year’s winner of the University’s Michael Moran Scholarship.
February 20, 2012
Sergio Nasarre Aznar, Professor in Civil Law at the University Rovira i Virgili, (Tarragona) will deliver a keynote speech at the University of Glamorgan this evening, 20th February.
February 16, 2012
February 13, 2012
A series of nine recorded interviews with fiction writers from Wales have recently been rediscovered, twenty years after they were produced.
January 27, 2012
Labour MP for Pontypridd, Owen Smith, addressed students at the University of Glamorgan today on the opportunities for humanities and social science graduates in Wales.
January 6, 2012
The University of Glamorgan kicks off 2012 with an exciting event aimed at businesses and employees, featuring Wales-based global adventurer Rosie Swale-Pope MBE, as guest speaker.
January 5, 2012
The University of Glamorgan Men’s Rugby 1st team remains undefeated in the league at the half way stage of the 2011-2012 season.
January 5, 2012
As part of a series of readings held by English and Creative Writing the University of Glamorgan, the School of Humanities and Social Sciences has invited Tamar Yoseloff, highly praised poet and former Glamorgan graduate, to give an open reading at the University’s Moot Court.
December 22, 2011
Research conducted by University of Glamorgan lecturer, Dr Gabor Horvath, has prompted an academic at Buckinghamshire New University to say that the all-male shortlist produced for this week’s BBC Sports Personality of the Year was predictable: because men are obsessed with men.
December 21, 2011
Following sales of the University of Glamorgan Christmas card, £500 has been donated to the Welsh Refugee Council.
December 16, 2011
Pippa Bleach, a second year student studying Logistics and Supply Chain Management at the University of Glamorgan’s Faculty of Business and Society has recently been recruited by technology giant Intel on a year long placement scheme.
December 13, 2011
The University of Glamorgan has awarded a Chancellor’s Medal to one of Wales’ leading procurement specialists Larry Petterson MBE.
December 13, 2011
The University of Glamorgan presented its third annual Future Entrepreneur Awards this month during the Wales Quality Awards at Cardiff’s City Hall.
December 8, 2011
Cardiff based digital marketing agency Spindogs has further strengthened its team with the appointment of four new recruits, two of which are University of Glamorgan graduates.
November 29, 2011
University of Glamorgan Professor and poet Philip Gross’s writing is being celebrated this week as his new collection of poetry, Deep Field, was brilliantly reviewed by the panel on this week’s edition of Saturday Review on BBC Radio 4.
November 29, 2011
November 25, 2011
The trade unions representing University staff have indicated that they will be joining widespread industrial action on Wednesday 30 November. This is a dispute between the trades unions and their members on one side, and the UK Government on the other over public sector pensions. The University anticipates that there will inevitably be disruption to services and teaching on this day.
November 18, 2011
Dr Martin Rhisiart, Director of the Centre for Research in Futures and Innovation at Glamorgan Business School, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of a leading economic development company, Menter a Busnes.
November 16, 2011
The University of Glamorgan has joined forces with five other European higher education institutions from Germany, Cyprus, Finland, Italy and Spain to deliver a two-week intensive programme focusing on IT-security.
November 10, 2011
Two postgraduate creative writing students from the University of Glamorgan have recently won awards acknowledging their work in writing.
November 3, 2011
A fully functioning professional Psychology Clinic, which will be available to members of the public, is opening at the University of Glamorgan.
November 2, 2011
A Glamorgan lecturer’s latest crime novel, written under the pen name David E. Spellman, to indicate the joint authorship of the ‘Far South Collective’, has been listed as one of the Amazon Kindle ‘hidden gems’.
November 2, 2011
Over a four week period Professor Andrew Smith, Head of English and Modern Languages at the University of Glamorgan, will discuss the history of the Gothic from the eighteenth century to the present day on popular BBC Radio Wales show, Jamie and Louise.
November 2, 2011
A recent visit to the University of Glamorgan by fifteen students and three members of staff from Bern University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland, aims to encourage collaboration and strengthen ties between the universities’ sports programmes.
November 1, 2011
A seminar held today at the University of Glamorgan on sport policy and events coincides with a study visit to Wales by a group of students from Basel University in Switzerland.
October 31, 2011
University of Glamorgan Students in the Faculty of Business and Society are getting hands on experience of trading on the stock exchange without the risk of losing real money.
August 12, 2011
Professor Philip Gross shares his views on the connections between Quaker beliefs and poetry in a new documentary for Radio 4.
August 11, 2011
Professor Andrew Smith, Head of English and Modern Languages, Faculty of Business and Society, has been re-elected as joint president of the International Gothic Association at the Association’s biennial conference held at the University of Heidelberg last week. He has jointly held this position with Professor William Hughes, of Bath Spa University, since 2009.
August 10, 2011
Entrepreneurs at the University of Glamorgan have a new feather in their cap with the news that their school has been recognised as a Centre of Enterprise Excellence by the UK Sector Skills Body for Enterprise (SFEDI).
August 8, 2011
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.
July 22, 2011
Five students from Merthyr Tydfil have graduated from the University of Glamorgan with First Class Honours Degrees in Business and Management.
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
June 28, 2011
Poet Benjamin Zephaniah and human rights campaigner Shami Chakrabarti are among the distinguished recipients of honorary awards from the University of Glamorgan this summer, with Welsh public figures including WRU chief executive Roger Lewis, Sport Wales chair Professor Laura McAllister, and cricket leader Hugh Morris.
June 24, 2011
With repressive regimes falling across the Middle East and North Africa, the world is seeing the biggest movement to democracy since the fall of Communism. But is history repeating itself, or is the “Arab Spring” something totally different?
June 10, 2011
Christopher Agyapong Siaw, a Commonwealth Scholarship student from Ghana who is undertaking the MSc Marketing at Glamorgan Business School, has won the prestigious Professor Malcolm McDonald Student Essay Prize.
May 23, 2011
At an event at the University of Glamorgan on Monday June 6th, the T. S. Eliot prize-winning poet Professor Philip Gross and former National Poet of Wales Gwyneth Lewis will be in conversation with academics Professor Maggie Kirk and Dr Martin Willis about their experiences of illness and medical care.
May 20, 2011
University of Glamorgan historian Dr Chris Evans and author Tiffany Murray are among the stars of the 2011 Hay Festival, which begins on Thursday and runs from 26 May to 5 June.
May 17, 2011
The University of Glamorgan has been rated Wales’s top new university in the Guardian’s prestigious league table, published today.
December 23, 2010
TS Eliot Prize and Wales Book of the Year winner Professor Philip Gross has released his first Christmas poem as part of a new online series for the University of Glamorgan.
October 25, 2010
The University of Glamorgan Business School has won a grant to help support regional economic development and entrepreneurship between Europe and Canada. This exciting collaborative project is jointly funded by the EU – Canada Programme for Cooperation in Higher Education, Training and Youth. Partners from the European Union will work in conjunction with Canadian partner organisations to develop a common curriculum. This curriculum will be designed to enable students and researchers to share entrepreneurship and technology transfer, as well as industrial and community liaison at each of six partner organisations.