Cardiff Connect

Cardiff Connect, formerly Cardiff Magazine, is our biannual publication designed for our alumni community and packed with the latest news from the University. 

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Cardiff Connect Autumn 2015

28 October 2015

Learn more about this season's highlights from across the University and beyond.


Cardiff Connect Autumn 2015

In this edition of Cardiff Connect, we're showcasing Cardiff's rich history and shining a spotlight on our prominent alumni.

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Examined life: Ceri Powell (PhD 1990, Hon 2015)

Executive Vice President at Royal Dutch Shell, has featured twice on Fortune Magazine’s list of the ‘Most Powerful Women in Business’, most recently in 2015.

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Celebrating Welsh Culture

From Cardiff’s Tafwyl festival to the much-loved Eisteddfod, Joanna Davies outlines why more and more people are flocking to these annual celebrations.

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Examined life: Vaughan Gething (LLB 2001)

Labour’s Vaughan Gething, Welsh Assembly member for Cardiff South and Penarth, was the first black President of the NUS Wales.

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Professor Chris Williams on John Viriamu Jones

Examining the life of John Viriamu Jones, a man whose vision for higher education in Wales saw the establishment of the institution now known as Cardiff University.

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Examined life: Stephen Bird (MBA 1995)

Recently appointed CEO of Global Consumer Banking at Citigroup, Stephen Bird oversaw a period of growth resulting in Citi being named ‘Best bank’ in Asia by Euromoney.