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Why I run: Nicola’s #TeamCardiff story

Why I run: Nicola’s #TeamCardiff story

4 June 2018

#TeamCardiff runners are already preparing to take on the Cardiff University/Cardiff Half Marathon. We asked Nicola Benallick, Cardiff University staff member and third time #TeamCardiff member, to tell us a bit more about why she’s running and her preparation regime.
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Examined Life: Chris Jackson (BSc 2002)

Examined Life: Chris Jackson (BSc 2002)

31 May 2018

Chris Jackson (BSc 2002) is the award-winning Royal photographer for Getty Images, one of the world’s leading photo agencies.
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Minding the gap: Cardiff’s strategy for supporting students

Minding the gap: Cardiff’s strategy for supporting students

30 May 2018

In May, a Universities UK report warned that a generation of students are at risk of “slipping through the gaps” in mental health services.
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Nature and Nurture: neuroscience and mental health research on display

Nature and Nurture: neuroscience and mental health research on display

16 May 2018

Cardiff University was last week delighted to visit the Royal Society in London and present ‘Nature and Nurture? Mining the human genome for mental health discoveries’, a showcase of world-leading neuroscience and mental health research.
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Your last-minute guide to Valentine’s Day in Cardiff

Your last-minute guide to Valentine’s Day in Cardiff

14 February 2018

Valentine’s Day is here and we’ve compiled a handy list of last-minute romantic ideas (and emergency panic ideas) in, around and themed on Cardiff.
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Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies event – “What is truth?” Is undisclosed bias in the media contributing to global insecurity?

Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies event – “What is truth?” Is undisclosed bias in the media contributing to global insecurity?

24 November 2017

On 23 November 2017, in the prestigious Lincoln Centre in London, Cardiff alumni joined experts from Cardiff’s School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies (JOMEC) – Britain’s oldest journalism school-for a fascinating evening of debate.
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My Cardiff is… meeting my four grandchildren.

My Cardiff is… meeting my four grandchildren.

21 November 2017

Alan Buckle: Cardiff resident, Phase 1 cancer treatment trialist and keen golfer.
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Examined Life – Vithiya Alphons (BSc 2017)

Examined Life – Vithiya Alphons (BSc 2017)

21 November 2017

At the start of her final year at Cardiff University, Vithiya Alphons (BSc 2017) was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukaemia. After initially being given just two months to live, Vithiya survived her battle with cancer and graduated in summer 2017.
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My Cardiff is… a new vision for optometry

My Cardiff is… a new vision for optometry

15 November 2017

Dame Mary Perkins DBE, FBOA (BSc 1965, Hon 2005) is the founder of Specsavers, the high street optician with 1,600 stores worldwide.
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My Cardiff is… destigmatising ADHD.

My Cardiff is… destigmatising ADHD.

15 November 2017

Professor Anita Thapar CBE (PhD 1995) is a researcher focusing on the genetic and environmental causes of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and youth depression.
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