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US Ambassador to the UK visits Cardiff University

22 May 2015

Matthew W Barzun, US Ambassador to the UK, was warmly welcomed to Cardiff University's School of Law and Politics today

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Police need to focus on first 24 hours following terrorist event to ‘de-escalate’ cyberhate

22 May 2015

Intervention by police within the first 24 hours of a terrorist event could be key to de-escalating and halting the spread of cyberhate, according to a new study by Cardiff University social and computer scientists.

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Project uses culture to help tackle poverty

21 May 2015

The power of culture is being harnessed to help tackle poverty in Wales as part of a pioneering project in which Cardiff University is a key partner.

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UK-first ‘Languages for All’ University scheme enrols 2,500 in first year

21 May 2015

More than 2,500 non-language students at Cardiff University have learned a new language completely free of charge in the past year as part of a flagship scheme designed to increase international student mobility.

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University experts tackle global issues at Hay Festival

20 May 2015

Experts from Cardiff University will tackle some of the most pressing issues facing society before audiences at a world-famous literature festival.

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Cardiff researchers join the hunt for “elusive” gravitational waves

19 May 2015

University supercomputer to search for signals from upgraded gravitational wave detectors

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Cardiff researchers take science to the Senedd

19 May 2015

University academics exhibit their research in annual event at the National Assembly

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Landmark research building wins design award

18 May 2015

A £30m flagship University research building has won a prestigious industry award for its design.

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Your country needs YOU

14 May 2015

Call for WW1 images of Egypt and Palestine for online collection

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Cardiff’s Lightning Lab stars on Canada’s top science show

13 May 2015

A Cardiff University scientist will star on one of Canada's top science TV shows to explain what happens when inflight aircraft are struck by lightning.