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Community, Language, Literature, Policy, Student experience, Teaching

Springboard to success

Posted on 12 June 2019 by Rhys Phillips

As a postgraduate student in the School of Welsh, you will be welcomed to a close-knit and friendly community. You will also be afforded a range of opportunities to expand your horizons and develop your professional experience. Osian Morgan completed his undergraduate degree at the School before joining the MA in Welsh and Celtic Studies
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Community, Culture, Language, Literature, Postgraduate, Student experience

Home from home – an American in Cardiff

Posted on 12 June 2019 by Rhys Phillips

Fulbright Scholar Emma Watkins (MA 2020) joined the School of Welsh after completing her undergraduate degree at Princeton University in the United States. It was a return to familial roots (her father is a Welshman) and the landscape and culture that has inspired her research interests. Here she tells us about her experience as an
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Engagement, Recruitment, Student experience, Teaching, Visit Day

Five reasons to attend our Visit Day

Posted on 6 February 2019 by Rhys Phillips

Our Student Support Officer, Cadi Thomas, plays a key role in organising our offer-holder Visit Day – here’s why she thinks it’s important to attend. With the UCAS deadline having recently passed, you are no doubt receiving invitations to various university Visit Days. Choosing a degree course and university is an exciting and important decision
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Culture, Engagement, Heritage, History

How St Dwynwen wrongly became known as the Welsh Valentine…

Posted on 25 January 2019 by Rhys Phillips

Read Dr Dylan Foster Evans’ history of Dwynwen and why we shouldn’t think of her as the Welsh Valentine. This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. February 14 is the day marked for lovers in many countries around the world, but in Wales there is another
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