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Independent community journalism in Wales given a £200,000 boost

19 March 2019

Funding will be made available to eligible Welsh-based members of the Independent Community News Network.

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New creative industries initiative Clwstwr opens for business

12 March 2019

Call for organisations and freelancers to get involved in research and development opportunities

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Success in world subject rankings

5 March 2019

Cardiff University boasts world-leading subjects according to latest results from prestigious rankings

Jane Tranter's RTS Keynote 2019

Jane Tranter delivers RTS annual lecture

28 February 2019

Bad Wolf founder warns of glass ceiling across South Wales’ creative industries.

Documentary producer Dr Janet Harris (left), pictured in Iraq in 2003.

New course for documentary film-makers

7 February 2019

Demand for documentaries has grown dramatically with the rise of streaming services.

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Rise of alternative news sources

25 January 2019

New research project examines a growing trend in how people access political coverage

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Fully-funded PhD Scholarships for 2019

20 December 2018

Apply before 1 February to study along the ESRC Journalism and Democracy pathway.

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Sir Mark Walport visits Cardiff University

18 December 2018

UK Research and Innovation chief executive finds out more about Clwstwr Creadigol

Klaudia Jaźwińska

Marshall Scholar

18 December 2018

Recipient of prestigious scholarship pursuing ambition to be investigative journalist

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Future of Journalism 2019: Call for papers opens

5 December 2018

The seventh biennial conference in the series will return in September 2019.

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Will algorithms predict your future?

19 November 2018

Study reveals how data scoring is commonplace when allocating vital services

Professor Philip Alston and Dr Lina Dencik

Digital welfare in the UK

8 November 2018

UN Special Rapporteur’s visit hears how digital systems impact those living in poverty.

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Good Times for Communications and Media studies

24 October 2018

The School has been ranked 7th in the Times Good University Guide 2019.

St Fagans National Museum of History using the Traces app

Digital storytelling app to be presented at San Francisco Expo

17 October 2018

Traces, Dr Jenny Kidd’s bilingual digital storytelling app, will be presented at Digital Heritage expo 2018

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First students walk through the doors of the new School of Journalism, Media and Culture

27 September 2018

Start of a new era for prestigious institution

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Major investment into Welsh creative industries announced

7 September 2018

Cardiff one of nine creative clusters in the UK awarded research funding

Journalist and Editor Sir Harold Evans

First Central Square keynote lecture announced

3 September 2018

Sir Harold Evans will deliver first keynote in Two Central Square this October

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Is Cardiff a creative world leader?

31 July 2018

Expert panel at National Eisteddfod examines city’s potential in creative sector

Supreme Court

Supreme Court judgement “will benefit thousands of patients and families”

30 July 2018

Researchers say judgment is an important step forward

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Eisteddfod news service ‘takeover’

27 July 2018

Journalists of the future to lead Llais y Maes Eisteddfod coverage in Cardiff