Cardiff Award

Jailbreak-2017

My Cardiff Volunteering Jailbreak Experience – blog by Cardiff Award student Kyle Reynolds

Posted on 17th February 2017 by

Cardiff Volunteering’s Jailbreak is just around the corner, and all 52 hours can count towards the Cardiff Award! Current Cardiff Award student Kyle Reynolds took part in Jailbreak last year, making new friends and developing a number of skills along the way. Read more about Kyle’s experience below, and find out how you can sign
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February Information Sessions

Applications closing soon for this year’s Cardiff Award

Posted on 3rd February 2017 by

There’s just two weeks left to apply for this year’s Cardiff Award programme! The deadline to apply is Wednesday, February 15th 2017. This month we’ll be hosting a number of information sessions where students can ask questions about the programme before the deadline. A full schedule of events is below, we hope to see you
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5 Reasons NOT to do the Cardiff Award … (and why you still should)

Posted on 25th January 2017 by

Blog by current Award student and Cardiff Award Marketing Intern Rosie Gisborne I don’t have time … The Cardiff award can work around your time table! In fact if you are busy with lots of other extracurricular activities, it’s likely that these can actually count for the award! You also have a whole year to
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Cardiff Award Frequently Asked Questions

Posted on 24th January 2017 by

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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“I honestly cannot recommend you doing the Cardiff Award enough during your time at University” – blog by Award alumni Beth Rogers

Posted on 1st December 2016 by

Hello! My name is Beth Rogers and I’ve just finished my final year of studying Business Management at Cardiff University. Looking back to when I first started university, I was overwhelmed by the amount of opportunities and activities available to me as a Cardiff University student. Going along with the advice given by most people
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Students’ Union President Sophie Timbers on her Cardiff Award experience

Posted on 10th November 2016 by

We asked Cardiff Award alumni and Students’ Union President Sophie why she joined the Award as a student, the benefits she gained from completing the programme and any advice she has for student’s thinking about applying. Why did you complete the Cardiff Award? I signed up to do the Cardiff Award during my final year at
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Facing your fears; the value of practicing presentations. A blog by Award alumni Gwenan.

Posted on 21st October 2016 by

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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