Engagement

What is The Phoenix Project all about?

Posted on 28 November 2014 by Chris Juniper

Internal launch of flagship engagement projects: Monday 15th December, 1.30-3pm, VJ Gallery, Main Building Find out more about the five Cardiff University flagship engagement projects, meet the teams, and discuss how you can get involved. All staff and students are welcome to join us in the VJ Gallery for mulled wine and mince pies. Both
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Namibia Diary: Part 4

Posted on 8 October 2014 by Jeff Clark

For someone like me who is completely bilingual and who grew up speaking and being educated in Welsh it’s thrilling to witness the easy interchange of languages and the profusion of language services available on radio. English was adopted as the national language after independence, replacing Afrikaans, which in turn had replaced German. Namibia is
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Namibia Diary: Part 3

Posted on 7 October 2014 by Jeff Clark

Three days in and the complexities and potential of this country start to form more clearly for me. History is everywhere. Independence from South Africa in 1990 and the apartheid and liberation struggle that proceeded are still fresh in everyone’s mind and forms the context for so much. The new Namibia adopted a constitution, which includes freedom
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Namibia Diary: Part 2

Posted on 6 October 2014 by Jeff Clark

Night falls here like a blanket. And early. By six it is completely dark. So on my second day, I wanted to get out of the University and see how life is lived in Katutura township and in the centre of Windhoek. I also wanted to learn more about what media is produced and consumed
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Paul Crompton: recognition for a life spent communicating

Posted on 11 August 2014 by Jeff Clark

The Louis Schmidt award is the highest award of the international BioCommunications Association http://www.bca.org/about/about.html and www.bca.org/honors.  This award was recently given to Mr Paul Crompton,  Photographer and Director of Media Resources, Cardiff University and Cardiff and Vale University Health Board. The award was received by Paul in a high profile ceremony at the BioCommunications Association annual meeting
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Venturefest Wales 2014

Posted on 11 July 2014 by Jeff Clark

Wednesday saw the first Venturefest Wales event take place in the wonderful City Hall.  The event brought together about 700 innovators, investors and entrepreneurs to inspire business growth in Wales.  There were a variety of talks and workshops and a business exhibition showcasing the latest inventions.  We were invited along as part of the Cardiff University
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