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Student experience

Wonderful and unique: Our CUROP experience at the National Eisteddfod of Wales

Posted on 25 April 2019 by Jonathan Rees

In our latest post, we caught up with CUROP 2018 graduates Sioned Murphy and Math Emyr. They told us all about their experience on the University’s student research initiative and how their involvement gave them a unique insight into the National Eisteddfod of Wales. JR: Hello both, so nice to meet you. I wonder if
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Research and innovation

The Cambridge Cluster – lessons of obliquity, serendipity and proximity on the road to innovation

Posted on 23 April 2019 by Rick Delbridge

Professor Rick Delbridge spent last Michaelmas Term as Visiting Fellow at Sidney Sussex College, University of Cambridge. As Cardiff University Dean of Research, Innovation and Enterprise, Professor Delbridge had the opportunity to view the Cambridge regional innovation ecosystem or ‘cluster,’ and to speak openly with a wide cross-section of cluster participants. Here, he writes about
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Do we really own our digital possessions?

Posted on 23 April 2019 by Rebecca Mardon

In our latest post, Dr Rebecca Mardon explores the idea of ownership in a consumer culture where we are increasingly drawn to digital possessions. Microsoft has announced that it will close the books category of its digital store. While other software and apps will still be available via the virtual shop front, and on purchasers’ consoles and
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Bollywood and business: What Padman (2018) teaches us about entrepreneurship

Posted on 18 April 2019 by Shumaila Yousafzai

In our latest post, Dr Shumaila Yousafzai explains how a screening of the Bollywood movie Padman (2018) led her students to some important lessons about entrepreneurship. The media often amplifies the spectacular rise of so-called overnight global sensations. While the stories of Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates, Elon Musk and their peers are undoubtedly
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