Colouring the world … green

Posted on 21 May 2021 by Marged James

With the closing date for the National Union of Students (NUS) Green Impact Awards fast approaching, we wanted to share some of the good practice we’ve adopted in recent months. After scooping the Bronze award last year, we decided to go for Gold in 2021. While it’s an ambitious aim, we hope that our hard
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Spotlight on … MA studies – John’s experience

Posted on 17 May 2021 by Rhys Phillips

In a series of blogs, find out more about what it’s like to study for our MA in Welsh and Celtic Studies. An innovative and flexible programme that enables students to explore the relationship between literature, language, culture and identity through both an international and interdisciplinary lens. Available through the medium of Welsh or English,
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Beyond the lecture theatre …

Posted on 15 March 2021 by Rhys Phillips

You know you’ll receive a first-class academic experience with us at the School of Welsh – innovative, forward-thinking and creative tuition in the fields of Welsh language, literature and culture. We’ll set you up with the skills, knowledge and confidence to make your mark in your chosen field and help to shape Wales’ political, social,
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Inspiration to create – new book offers fresh perspective on Mihangel Morgan’s work

Posted on 23 November 2020 by Rhys Phillips

Dr Rhiannon Marks tells us about the inspiration behind her most recent publication, a volume of creative literary criticism on the short fiction works of Mihangel Morgan. This summer, mid-lockdown, I published my latest volume of literary criticism: Y Dychymyg Ôl-fodern: agweddau ar ffuglen fer Mihangel Morgan (The Post-modern Imagination: aspects of Mihangel Morgan’s short
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Adventure in the Andes!

Posted on 20 December 2019 by Rhys Phillips

This year, five undergraduate students visited Patagonia thanks to funding from the School of Welsh and Banco Santander. Here, Sara Rowlands, a Welsh and Journalism student, shares her experience of travelling and working in the Gwladfa. It was an honour for me to receive one of the Santander scholarships from the School of Welsh, and
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Welsh in a Year

Posted on 5 November 2019 by Rhys Phillips

Mathias Maurer took part in the ‘Welsh in a Year’ sabbatical scheme at Cardiff University from September 2018 to July 2019. After various previous attempts at learning Welsh, this was the scheme that finally allowed him to turn into a confident Welsh speaker and teacher. Part of my role as primary teacher in the English
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