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News Archive 2007-08

The School's news archive for the academic year 2007-08.

Anni Llŷn who won the Solo Singing at the Eisteddfod Sparkling success at the National Eisteddfod

11/08/2008

Congratulations to our students who were extremely successful at this year's Eisteddfod...

 

Past students at the re-union A special re-union

08/08/2008

A re-union for past students of the School was held to celebrate the University and the School's 125th birthday...

 

Dr E. Wyn James New book volume launched

07/08/2008

The very first volume in the series "Gwerin Gwlad" (Folk Life) was launched at the Eisteddfod this year...

 

Rhodri MorganFirst Minister for Wales visits the School

29/07/2008

The International Ballad Conference was officially opened by the First Minister, Rhodri Morgan...

 

Dr E. Wyn James Dr E. Wyn James and the Gorsedd of Bards

26/06/2008

Dr E Wyn James will be admitted to the Gorsedd of Bards at the National Eisteddfod in Cardiff this summer.

 

Professor Colin Williams Research grant to study official language regulation

25/06/2008

Professor Colin Williams has been awarded a grant of £6337 by the British Academy to investigate systems of language regulation in the USA, Canada and Ireland...

 

Eirian Jones Eirian Jones is awarded an MPhil

24/05/2008

Congratulations to Eirian Jones on being awarded an MPhil. The title of her dissertation was 'B. T. Hopkins - Bardd Gwlad?'.

 

Huw FoulkesHuw Foulkes wins the Drama Medal

28/05/2008

Many congratulations to Huw Foulkes who won the Drama Medal in the Urdd Eisteddfod.

 

Cath PughCath Pugh is awarded with an MA in Welsh Ethnological Studies

27/05/2008

Many congratulations to Cath Pugh, School Administrator, who has been awarded an MA in Ethnological Studies, with distinction.

 

Success in Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships

24/04/2008

The School of Welsh Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships worth £400 each for 2008-09 have been awarded.

 

Mabinogion Paperback version of the Mabinogion published

17/04/2008

A new paperback version of Professor Sioned Davies' translation of the Mabinogion tales was published today in the World's Classics series (Oxford University Press).

 

Poems and Pints to celebrate St David's Day

03/03/2008

To celebrate St David's Day, a merry evening of poems and pints took place at the Students Union.

 

Ifan Pleming Success at the Inter-Collegiate Eisteddfod!

16/02/2008

Congratulations to our students who excelled in the Creative Writing competitions at the Inter-Collegiate Eisteddfod held at Trinity College Carmarthen.

 

Juliette Wood Dr Juliette Wood participates in Melvyn Bragg's Radio 4 programme 'In Our Time'

17/01/2008

Dr Juliette Wood, an Associate Lecturer at the School, participated in a programme on the myth of the Fisher King on Melvyn Bragg's 'In Our time' (BBC Radio 4).

 

Undergraduate Scholarships awarded on basis of performance

14/12/2007

Congratulations to Llyr Lewis (Year 2) and Huw Foulkes (Year 3), who have been awarded scholarships.

 

Launch of publications and two websites

10/12/2007

A reception was held to launch the latest websites and publications of members of staff, in the company of Rhodri Glyn Thomas AM, Minister for Heritage.

 

Cardiff University Scholarships awarded to new students

01/10/2007

Congratulations to four of our new undergraduate students, Hanna Hopwood, Lisa Williams, Catrin Fflur Jones and Caryl Pritchard, who have been awarded the 2007 Cardiff University Scholarships.

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