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Alumni, Cardiff Award

Facing your fears; the value of practicing presentations. A blog by Award alumni Gwenan.

Posted on October 21, 2016 by Leah Doherty

Scared of getting up in front of people and presenting? Think you can get through life without doing any public speaking? You’ll be in for a big shock once you start your career! Hi, my name’s Gwenan, and I completed the Cardiff Award during my second year at Cardiff University. Following completing the award I
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Networking – is it all that?

Posted on October 18, 2016 by Leah Doherty

Next week will be the first Meet the Sponsors event for Cardiff Award. It’s an exciting event aimed at bringing together our Sponsor’s and our Cardiff Award students. It’s a funny time of year in some ways to be doing this. It’s so early to the start of term that some of you are probably
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Cardiff Award Frequently Asked Questions

Posted on September 28, 2016 by Wendy Blyth

Thinking about the Cardiff Award but want a bit more information before applying? We’ve put together a list of frequently asked questions about the programme to provide you with some further guidance about how it all works. What’s involved exactly? To achieve The Cardiff Award students will complete the following steps: Apply for the Award.
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Advice from Student of the Year winner Amy Thompson

Posted on September 12, 2016 by Wendy Blyth

The start of another academic term is almost here and applications for this year’s Cardiff Award will open soon. We asked last year’s Cardiff Award Student of the Year winner Amy Thompson to write about her experience on the Award programme and any advice she has for students who are thinking about applying. Wow – what a
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