February 20, 2013
A celebration of Welsh children’s authors and illustrators will be held at the University of Glamorgan Treforest Campus on Saturday 23 February 2013.
February 14, 2013
Just as an asteroid half the size of a rugby pitch hurtles past the Earth, on Friday 15th February, UK teenagers are being given the chance to learn more about the real science of such events, with the launch of the Cosmic Comics project.
January 29, 2013
Chief Executive at the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW) Dr David Blaney addressed teachers at an event at the University of Glamorgan this week.
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.
October 22, 2012
Young people can learn more about what drives the latest technologies and develop their skills this half term at a series of computing “bootcamps” run by Technocamps at the University of Glamorgan.
August 24, 2012
The sky’s the limit for a twelve-year-old boy from Treorchy who gained a GCSE in astronomy yesterday, 23 August. What makes it remarkable is that he is four years younger than most students who sat the exam.
August 9, 2012
Youngsters from across South Wales have been taking part in training sessions with football players from Cardiff City this month as part of the summer sports camps at the University of Glamorgan.
July 30, 2012
A short film co-produced by University of Glamorgan students has won silver in a competition run by Olympic sponsors BT. The film, Shine Bright, deals with the topic of homophobia, and came second out of 36 films from across the UK.
May 23, 2012
A partnership with the University of Glamorgan’s Faulkes Telescope Project (FTP) promises to boost the European Space Agency’s research, while helping school students to discover potentially dangerous space rocks.
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 9, 2012
Actor, comedian and author Charlie Higson, well known for his role on the Harry Enfield Show, will visit the University of Glamorgan next week,15th March, to speak with local school children about his work as an author.
January 24, 2012
Over 100 delegates attended a Teachers’ & Advisers’ Conference at the University of Glamorgan this week, focusing on information and guidance for students interested in post-16 education.
December 15, 2011
Making ice-cream using liquid nitrogen and finding out how glow sticks work were just two of the experiments conducted by school pupils at the Christmas Flash Bang Chemistry Show at the University of Glamorgan this week.
October 26, 2011
In 2012, one of the rarest natural scientific events takes place in the form of a Transit of Venus across the face of the Sun. Glamorgan astronomy graduate Huw James and his team of adventurers, will set off in April 2012 on an eight week adventure to the West Pacific rim; their aim, to inspire the next generation of scientists and explorers.
June 29, 2011
Glamorgan’s “Space Ambassador for Wales”, Dr Paul Roche, has been invited to help the British Council build stronger links between space scientists in the UK and Russia.
May 17, 2011
The University of Glamorgan has been rated Wales’s top new university in the Guardian’s prestigious league table, published today.
October 27, 2010
British Lion launches medical research partnership with University of Glamorgan
See images of the event here
Former British Lion and Wales captain JPR Williams is warning the rugby world that it must “wake up” to the rising tide of injuries caused by the modern game. The consultant surgeon, who won 55 caps playing for Wales, makes the comments as he launches a research partnership with the University of Glamorgan in South Wales to quantify and address the problem. A major conference on rugby injuries is taking place on Thursday 28 October at the University, with former British Lions and experts from the playing, coaching, medical and research world debating how the rugby players of today can be protected and treated.
October 7, 2010
Glamorgan Business School has sponsored the launch of Young Enterprise Wales Company Programme competition. The launch event, hosted on the Treforest campus, was attended by over seventy school pupils aged between 15 and 17 years old.
August 5, 2010
More than 150 people have packed the Pierhead Building in Cardiff Bay for First Campus’s seventh anniversary celebration event.
June 25, 2010
Wales’s first ambassador for space is set to embark on a unique mission to encourage schoolchildren to study science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
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.
April 9, 2009
Youngsters from across South Wales have been taking part in training sessions with football players from Cardiff City this month as part of the Easter sports camps at the University of Glamorgan.
April 1, 2009
Children from Tref-y-Rhyg primary school in Tonyrefail got a real taste of courtroom drama this week, as they took part in a fictional trial at the University of Glamorgan’s mock courtroom.
March 18, 2009
Local youngsters are getting to grips with everything from code-breaking to the theory of relativity, as part of a series of workshops to demonstrate that maths really can be both interesting and fun.
March 16, 2009
More than 50 lucky drama students from across Wales took part in a day of workshops with Wales’ own Broadway star Daniel Evans at the University of Glamorgan’s ATRiuM building in Cardiff.
January 29, 2009
More than 130 teachers and careers advisors from across the UK arrived at the University of Glamorgan today, 29th January, for a two-day event which will focus on the issues facing those applying to university.
November 24, 2008
Over 200 Sixth form maths students from all over Wales gathered at the University of Glamorgan this month for the unique opportunity to listen to an afternoon of lectures given by a Cambridge University Professor and a representative from the Royal Statistical Society.
September 25, 2008
When an aspiring young Welsh actor won a scholarship to study at the University of Glamorgan, he didn’t imagine he’d get the opportunity to meet one of Wales’ most successful musical stars as part of the deal.
July 1, 2008
The Music Academy at the University of Glamorgan’s Cardiff School of Creative & Cultural Industries is to host to this year’s Celebration of Achievement for musical work in schools from the Cardiff County and Vale of Glamorgan Music Service.
March 26, 2008
Over 300 A level pupils from across Wales have spent a day at the University of Glamorgan brushing up their maths skills in time for their summer exams.
February 14, 2008
Competition is heating up for a brand new ‘Battle of the Bands’ competition which is being held for the very first time at the University of Glamorgan’s impressive ATRiuM building in Cardiff.
December 12, 2007
Over 1000 school children from across South Wales are taking part in a celebration of literature at the University of Glamorgan this week.
November 15, 2007
Young rugby enthusiasts gathered at the University of Glamorgan this month for a tag rugby festival organised by students on the University’s Foundation Degree in Rugby Coaching and B.Sc. (Hons) degree Sport Science and Rugby in conjunction with the Cardiff Blues, Rhondda Cynon Taf and Welsh Rugby Union community rugby development officers.
November 14, 2007
Budding young engineers from schools across South Wales descended on the University of Glamorgan this week to take part in the Engineering Team Challenge, an annual competition intended to encourage school pupils to think about a career in Engineering at professional level.
November 2, 2007
Some of South Wales’ youngest maths enthusiasts have come together at the University of Glamorgan to take part in an inter school maths quiz run by the Faculty of Advanced Technology.
September 11, 2007
Finding out about university life was all in a days work for 15 sixth form students from Caerleon Comprehensive when they visited the University of Glamorgan this week.
May 11, 2007
Youngsters from across South Wales got a taste for all things science at the University of Glamorgan this week as they took part in the Excite 2007 event, organised by the First campus project.
April 13, 2007
Four of the school teams, advised by staff at the University of Glamorgan to develop products for The Welsh National Convention of Excellence in Engineering and Technology, have been names national winners.
April 2, 2007
Throughout March students from the University’s Centre for Astronomy and Science Education (CASE) have been giving the younger generation an insight into the subject of astrobiology.
March 21, 2007
An initiative led by the University of Glamorgan has seen the launch this month of the South East Wales Geography Network (SEWGN) which will bring together geography teachers and pupils from across the region.
March 7, 2007
Local youngsters are getting to grips with everything from code-breaking to the theory of juggling, as part of a series of workshops to show that maths is fun.
February 19, 2007
A group of sixth form students from Bryn Hafren Comprehensive School in Barry experienced university life earlier this month when they spent a day at the University of Glamorgan’s Treforest campus.
January 3, 2007
19 schools from across South Wales took part in Engineering Education Scheme Wales (EESW)workshops at the University of Glamorgan in December.
December 14, 2006
Over 1600 Welsh school children were entertained by some of the UK’s most talented and famous writers this week as part of the annual Glamlit festival at the University of Glamorgan.
December 8, 2006
EVENT: Glamlit 2006
DATES: Wednesday 13th – Thursday 14th December 2006
TIME: 9.30am – 2.30pm
VENUE: Sports Centre at the University of Glamorgan, Treforest
November 27, 2006
A team of sixth formers from Ysgol Rhydywaun in Merthyr has won the Welsh medium round of a business game run by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.
November 21, 2006
A newly formed ‘Schools Liaison’ team at the University of Glamorgan is setting out to give sixth formers in Wales a real taste for university life.
November 7, 2006
More than 130 eager youngsters from schools across South Wales descended on the University of Glamorgan this week to take part in the ‘Engineering Team Challenge’, an annual competition intended to encourage school pupils to think about careers in Engineering at professional level.
September 29, 2006
Sixth Form pupils from Cardiff’s Ysgol Gyfun Plas Mawr got a real taste for university life this month as they attended a residential course at the University of Glamorgan.
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