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The Vice Chancellor at the conference

French studies conference converges on Cardiff

8 Gorffennaf 2015

170 delegates attended 56th Society for French Studies Conference.

Kate Samways

Spotlight shone on language talent in Welsh Routes into Languages event

22 Mehefin 2015

Routes into Languages Cymru held a showcase event this month to highlight the variety of support available in Wales to encourage young people to learn new languages.

Chris Hayes

Modern Languages student takes on three minute thesis challenge!

16 Mehefin 2015

Chris Hayes, a current Modern Languages student, recently took part in the national Three Minute Thesis competition, organised by the University Graduate College.

Spain

Santander announces volunteer competition for Cardiff undergraduates

27 Mai 2015

Santander Universities, through Hispanic Studies at Cardiff University, has announced a fantastic competition to win £500, which is open to Cardiff undergraduates

'Languages for All' students

2,500 yn cofrestru ar y cynllun 'Ieithoedd i Bawb' cyntaf mewn prifysgol yn y DU

21 Mai 2015

Yn ystod y flwyddyn ddiwethaf, mae dros 2,500 o fyfyrwyr nad ydynt yn astudio cyrsiau iaith ym Mhrifysgol Caerdydd wedi dysgu iaith newydd yn rhad ac am ddim yn rhan o gynllun blaenllaw i gynyddu symudedd myfyrwyr yn rhyngwladol.

Joshua Evans - Europe Day

"Astudio yn Ewrop? Baswn yn ei wneud eto fory nesaf!" meddai myfyriwr wrth i leoliadau gwaith Ewropeaidd y Brifysgol ddyblu mewn 5 mlynedd

8 Mai 2015

Mae nifer y myfyrwyr o Brifysgol Caerdydd sy'n cymryd rhan mewn lleoliadau gwaith ar draws Ewrop wedi mwy na dyblu mewn pum mlynedd.

Confucius book launch

Confucius Institute launches children’s guide to Chinese Culture

23 Ebrill 2015

An international audience, including representatives from Welsh Government, Cardiff University and the British Council, gathered in Cardiff on Monday to launch a new book for children which celebrates Chinese culture.

Languages for All students

Cardiff University students gain access to new interactive Language Hub

9 Ebrill 2015

This March, Senghennydd Library hosted the launch of an exciting new Languages Hub open to all students who are learning a language at Cardiff University.

French Ambassador

School of Modern Languages welcomes French Ambassador

27 Mawrth 2015

The School of Modern Languages was honoured to host a visit to Cardiff University by the French Ambassador to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Her Excellency Sylvie Bermann on 16 March 2015.

Alice Reilly

Final year student makes Language Undergraduate of the Year shortlist

18 Mawrth 2015

The School of Modern Languages is thrilled to announce that one of our final year Law and French students, Alice Reilly has reached the final stage of the Languages Undergraduate of the Year competition.

Christopher Hood

Dr Christopher Hood discusses new book ‘Japan: The Basics’

16 Mawrth 2015

Dr Christopher Hood’s book Japan: The Basics has been a mainstay on the charts of Amazon Japan for weeks. We spoke to Dr Hood, Reader in Japanese Studies at the School of Modern Languages to find out more about his latest book.

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School of Modern Languages ranks seventh in UK

18 Rhagfyr 2014

The School was ranked 7th in the UK for the quality of its research, in the latest Research Excellence Framework.

Cardiff and BNU staff

Cardiff teams up with Beijing Normal University to launch Joint College and flagship degree programme

4 Rhagfyr 2014

The joint college will be home to a flagship dual degree programme in Chinese Studies.

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Birthday Rap for Nicanor Parra

11 Tachwedd 2014

The School hosted a 2-day conference on the work of anti-poet Nicanor Parra.

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School of Modern Languages to play its part in flagship University project

31 Hydref 2014

European foreign policy expert Professor Gordon Cummings will be on the Board of one of the Phoenix Project.

The Italian ambassador

Italian Ambassador visits Cardiff University

22 Hydref 2014

The School was delighted to welcome the Italian Ambassador, cementing the close collaboration between the Italian Embassy and the School of Modern Languages.

Translation definition

Researcher wins funding to investigate translation and literature in Europe

10 Hydref 2014

Dr Rhian Atkin has been awarded a grant to research in the translation of literatures of small European nations.

Students on steps

School of Modern Languages recognised for equality and diversity

18 Medi 2014

The School of Modern Languages has achieved Bronze level in the ECU’s trial gender equality charter mark.

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Routes into Languages Cymru secure funding from Welsh Universities

2 Medi 2014

Routes aims to bridge the gap between secondary and higher education by supporting events and workshops.

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Two Leverhulme Fellowships awarded to the School of Modern Languages

21 Gorffennaf 2014

The School has been successful in supporting two applications to the Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship scheme.