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Pathways Student Success!

Posted on 17 July 2016 by Nina Di Cara

This week 5 students from Cardiff’s Pathways scheme, which gives adult learners a route to study a degree, have graduated! Pathways is a series of schemes which enable adult learners to gain an entry route to a degree from Cardiff by basing teaching mainly on evenings and weekends and especially welcome those who have been
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A Brief History of Graduation

Posted on 15 July 2016 by Nina Di Cara

Graduation is a funny process. You put on a robe and a big hat, you walk up onto a stage and shake a hand, you nod your head and suddenly… you’re a graduate! We wanted to have a quick look at where graduation came from and what the meaning behind it is. What are these
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Stay here, go further

Posted on 15 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

Are you missing university life already? Do you want to improve your job prospects, change direction or pursue further academic study? Why not take a second look at Cardiff? Did you know that… At Cardiff, you can choose from over 200 taught Masters’, diplomas and certificates including a number of vocational courses. You can pursue research
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Graduate’s future goes nuclear

Posted on 14 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

Getting the chance to shape the design of the next generation of nuclear submarines is set to be an average day’s work for Physics and Astronomy postgraduate, Chris Reynolds. Chris is one of only a handful of students to be accepted onto the highly competitive Nuclear Graduate Scheme. The scheme is run by a group
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2013-14 in pictures

Posted on 13 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

Congrats – you did it! For you the last year has probably been filled with hard work, late nights, and lots of takeaways, but the university itself has involved in a variety of things. From an inspiring talk by Sir David Attenborough, securing a Queen’s Anniversary Prize, a major breakthrough in the genetics of Alzheimer’s
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Award winning graduate sets his sights on academic career

Posted on 12 July 2014 by Allie Lawson

Thomas Lemon celebrates becoming a doctor this week, hot-on-the-heels of what has been an award winning undergraduate career for the aspiring academic.  Not content with juggling the demands of a full-time medical degree Thomas, or Dr Lemon, has got used to picking- up national awards for his research and teaching efforts. Recently, Thomas was selected
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