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Growing the knowledge economy

Posted on 28th April 2017 by

Outstanding PhD student researchers from Cardiff’s Doctoral Academy came together with Cardiff University alumni in London for Growing the Knowledge Economy – A showcase of the ‘rising stars of research’ at Cardiff University. The evening began with a gallery called Images of Research, a selection of images from Doctoral researchers at Cardiff University. The images encapsulate the innovative
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TEDx talks to Cardiff

Posted on 28th April 2017 by

Last week, the popular TEDx series returned to Cardiff for the first time since 2015, with a line-up including alumni Dr Mark Taubert (PgDip 2007, MSc 2010) and Dr Pete Burnap (PhD 2010) as well as Head of Cardiff’s School of Law and Politics, Professor René Lindstädt. TEDx, a global series of innovative public lectures
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Martin Lewis (PgDip 1998)

Posted on 24th April 2017 by

Money Saving Expert Martin Lewis OBE (PgDip 1998) did a postgrad diploma in broadcast journalism at JOMEC in 1997-8. In 2003 he set up MoneySavingExpert.com for £100. It soon became – and continues to be – the UK’s biggest consumer help website, with more than 14m monthly users. He is currently the site’s Executive Chair.
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Inside the beautiful game – Matt Jones (BSC 2010)

Posted on 20th April 2017 by

Matt Jones (BSc 2010) a Business Analyst at UEFA (the governing body of European football) and a staunch Wales fan, Matt comments on the emergence and respect for Welsh football in the global sporting landscape. “Ce maillot appartient à quelle équipe?” I was asked on a June morning last year, whilst walking through the streets of
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[Zeitgeist, Colour] Elliot Thomas

Inside the beautiful game – Elliot Thomas (BA 2012)

Posted on 20th April 2017 by

Elliot Thomas (BA 2012) is Wales’ highest capped futsal player. Here he shares his experiences of becoming a Home Nations champion, and playing against Europe’s elite. For the last four years, I’ve been playing futsal for both Cardiff University and Wales – an amazing privilege that has allowed me to travel Europe, competing in some amazing
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[Zeitgeist, Colour] Thomas Keohane

Inside the beautiful game – Thomas Keohane (BSc 2014)

Posted on 20th April 2017 by

Thomas Keohane (BSc 2014) is the 2017 UEFA Champions League Final Volunteer Coordinator at Football Association of Wales. He shares with us the importance of volunteering. As a proud, born-and-raised Cardiffian, Business Management graduate of Cardiff University and a huge football enthusiast, the opportunity to support the biggest global sporting event of 2017 in my traditionally
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Hannah Williams (BSc 2014)

Posted on 19th April 2017 by

Hannah Williams (BSc 2014) studied Business Management at Cardiff University. Since then she’s secured a role with Sony and been crowned Miss Wales. Hannah took time out of her busy schedule to tell us about her time at University and experiences since graduating. Cardiff Business School had a record of research excellence that I wanted to
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Chee Ching Chan (LLB 2015)

Posted on 19th April 2017 by

Dr Chee Ching Chan (LLB 2015), a trainee medicolegal barrister in Malaysia, shares his experiences of studying at Cardiff  School of Law. I was a surgical doctor for six years before I made the major decision to study law at Cardiff University.  It is a highly reputable institution, and a member of the Russell Group.  Cardiff School
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Meet #TeamCardiff – Tom Reeder

Posted on 19th April 2017 by

Tom Reeder (BA 2016,  International Public Relations & Global Communications Management 2016-) is running the Cardiff University / Cardiff Half Marathon to raise funds for neuroscience and mental health research. I’m unfit, and have been unfit for a long while – that’s my first reason for deciding to run. I’ve always preferred exercising outside, but I
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