Rhys Phillips

Rhys Phillips


Latest posts

Championing women in property and planning

Posted on 30 June 2020 by Rhys Phillips

Second-year Urban Planning and Development student Tamika Hull recently won the 2020 South Wales Women in Property Student Award. Tamika was nominated by Dr Ruth Potts, a lecturer in Spatial Planning, based on her performance in the first year where she was the highest-scoring female. We spoke to Tamika, who will compete in the national
Read more


Home-grown foreign language anxiety

Posted on 11 June 2019 by Rhys Phillips

Final-year students Holly and Myfanwy are celebrating the publication of their first research paper, written in conjunction with Dr Maxwell Hart. The paper, which looks at issues of home-grown foreign language anxiety, was published in the Wales Journal of Education. Here, Holly and Myfanwy, tell us about the genesis of their research and the road
Read more


Urban innovation in Canada: a few lessons

Posted on 3 December 2018 by Rhys Phillips

Professors Kevin Morgan and Rick Delbridge visited Toronto and Ottawa to explore and begin to map the changing role of universities and cities in urban innovation networks. Current developments in urban innovation present us with opportunities but may require new ways of thinking and acting. The Canadian capital and Toronto are instructive examples because both
Read more