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The potential of polyglots

The potential of polyglots

Posted on 29 October 2019 by Rhys Phillips

PhD student Kaisa Pankakoski tells us about her research and why we should invest in multilingual children’s language skills in the UK. Globalisation, superdiversity and policies promoting minority languages have […]

Springboard to success

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 […]

Home from home – an American in Cardiff

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 […]

Five reasons to attend our 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. Cadi and Dr Angharad Naylor […]

How St Dwynwen wrongly became known as the Welsh Valentine…

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 […]

Promoting research skills

Promoting research skills

Posted on 11 December 2018 by Jonathan Morris

Dr Jonathan Morris reflects on the Welsh Baccalaureate Conference and the School’s plans for promoting undergraduates’ research skills and strengthening training for postgraduates. During the summer I was invited by […]

A month in Patagonia

A month in Patagonia

Posted on 28 November 2018 by Rhys Phillips

Osian Wynn Davies reflects on his experiences in the Welsh Settlement, sponsored by the School of Welsh and Banco Santander. During the summer, I was fortunate to spend a month […]

Telling the time: producing the volume Tipiadau (2018)

Telling the time: producing the volume Tipiadau (2018)

Posted on 6 November 2018 by Llion Roberts

Llion Pryderi Roberts discusses the inspiration behind his first volume of poetry which explores his relationship with time. I have and many have a clock on the wall to tell […]

#CymraegCaerdydd on tour

#CymraegCaerdydd on tour

Posted on 5 November 2018 by Angharad Naylor

At the start of the new academic year, as students settle in in Cardiff, a number of staff look beyond the corridors of the School of Welsh and venture on […]

Reaching a million speakers – a role for everyone!

Reaching a million speakers – a role for everyone!

Posted on 1 November 2018 by Lowri Davies

The Sabbatical Scheme is an innovative programme which will help to realise the Government’s aim of reaching a million speakers by the year 2050. As a new cohort begins on […]