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Gold bars in a row

Mining gold from sewage

18 November 2015

University study uncovers a goldmine in Britain’s sewer systems

Healthy breakfast

Good breakfast, good grades?

17 November 2015

New study demonstrates significant link between breakfast consumption and educational outcomes

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17 November 2015

Academic expertise attracts 1.5m readers

Llamau KTP awards

Wales homeless partnership wins top award

12 November 2015

A pioneering partnership which has helped improve the lives of homeless young people in Wales has won a UK ‘Best of the Best’ award

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Women and Welsh literature

12 November 2015

Conference celebrates Welsh women’s writing

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Educational challenges facing Wales’s looked-after children

11 November 2015

Study highlights that just 2.4% of looked-after children progress to university

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Role of social science in society to be showcased by university

9 November 2015

Programme of events to celebrate UK-wide Festival of Social Sciences

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Global innovation award for gold catalyst

9 November 2015

Cardiff Catalysis Institute picks up global award for developing a pioneering new catalyst to manufacture vinyl chloride

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Communication award for early career researcher

9 November 2015

University researcher picks up inaugural communication award for engaging the public with astrophysics

University of the year

Cardiff wins ‘University of the Year’

5 November 2015

Cardiff University scooped four prizes – including University of the Year – at last night’s Business and Education Partnerships Awards