Amanda Coffey

Amanda Coffey

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Improving the digital learning environment

Posted on 17 September 2018 by Amanda Coffey

I am delighted to launch our student app in time for a new academic year. Students can now access services and personalised information in one place in a simple and convenient way from their phones. The app can help them plan their day, giving them more time to focus on their study and extracurricular activities. The app
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Industrial action: Support actions update

Posted on 8 May 2018 by Amanda Coffey

Dear student, This is a note to update you further on our plans to address the disruption caused as a result of the recent industrial action. Staff have been working hard, over and since the Easter Recess, to make arrangements to address missed teaching and learning opportunities, and to ensure that assessment takes into account
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Strike action ends

Posted on 13 April 2018 by Amanda Coffey

Dear students, Today, UCU members have voted in favour of accepting an ACAS proposal for a Joint Expert Panel in relation to the USS pension scheme. This means that all industrial action – including strike action for the week of 16 April 2018 and action short of a strike – has been suspended with immediate
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Strike action: Supporting your learning and revision

Posted on 11 April 2018 by Amanda Coffey

Professor Amanda Coffey, Pro Vice-Chancellor Student Experience and Academic Standards updates students on how the University is continuing to support your learning and revision as you return to your studies following the Easter break. Dear students, As you prepare to return to your studies following the Easter break, I want to update you on the
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Student Innovation Festival

Posted on 9 March 2018 by Amanda Coffey

As a leading research-intensive University, Cardiff understands the socio-economic benefits of bringing great ideas to life. Innovation builds great partnerships to tackle ‘real world’ issues – from public health to policing and pollution. Students with soaring imaginations instinctively rise to the challenge of tackling these and other big ideas. Our Student Ambassadors who have volunteered
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Heart of the community

Posted on 31 March 2017 by Amanda Coffey

I recently visited Grangetown to meet the people behind our University engagement project that is forging partnerships across the community. The Community Gateway team, working closely with Grange Pavilion Project and Grangetown Community Action, have just been successful in securing a £50,000 Big Lottery Fund development grant to progress their ideas to transform the old
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