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Election ’17: University experts have their say

Election ’17: University experts have their say

24 May 2017

With the UK general election taking place on 8 June and the new government tasked with negotiating Britain’s exit from the European Union, experts at Cardiff’s Wales Governance Centre have been assessing the polls, policies and politics at the heart of the debate.
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Your cancer is not my cancer: is personalised medicine the future?

Your cancer is not my cancer: is personalised medicine the future?

24 May 2017

Dr Robert Jones is the clinical lead for early phase trials at Velindre Cancer Centre in Cardiff. He and his team are bringing the latest treatments to patients, and offering a new line of hope to many people with cancer.
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Professor Richard Sambrook – Fake news

Professor Richard Sambrook – Fake news

3 May 2017

Deputy Head of Cardiff’s School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies and Director of Centre for Journalism Professor Richard Sambrook explores the reality of fake news and the importance of good journalism today.
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Growing the knowledge economy

Growing the knowledge economy

28 April 2017

Outstanding PhD student researchers from Cardiff’s Doctoral Academy came together with Cardiff University alumni in London for Growing the Knowledge Economy – A showcase of the ‘rising stars of research’ at Cardiff University.
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TEDx talks to Cardiff

TEDx talks to Cardiff

28 April 2017

The popular TEDx series returned to Cardiff, with a line-up including alumni Dr Mark Taubert (PgDip 2007, MSc 2010) and Dr Pete Burnap (PhD 2010)
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Martin Lewis (PgDip 1998)

Martin Lewis (PgDip 1998)

24 April 2017

Money Saving Expert Martin Lewis OBE (PgDip 1998) did a postgrad diploma in broadcast journalism at JOMEC in 1997-8. In 2003 he set up MoneySavingExpert.com for £100. It soon became – and continues to be – the UK’s biggest consumer help website, with more than 14m monthly users.
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Meet #TeamCardiff – Tom Reeder

Meet #TeamCardiff – Tom Reeder

19 April 2017

Tom Reeder (BA 2016, International Public Relations & Global Communications Management 2016-) is running the Cardiff University / Cardiff Half Marathon to raise funds for neuroscience and mental health research.
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Meet #TeamCardiff – Hannah Sterritt

Meet #TeamCardiff – Hannah Sterritt

12 April 2017

Hannah Sterritt (BMus 2015) shares her experience of training for the Cardiff University/Cardiff Half Marathon and using the Cardiff Bay 10k as motivation to kick start her training. For the last four years I have been a dedicated spectator and cheerleader at the Cardiff University/Cardiff Half Marathon, resolutely announcing after each race that ‘I’m definitely going to
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Varsity returns to the Welsh capital

Varsity returns to the Welsh capital

29 March 2017

The annual competition between Cardiff University and Swansea University began as a rugby match in 1997 and has grown into the second biggest varsity competition in the UK (only behind Oxford and Cambridge). The inaugural Welsh Varsity Match was played 20 years ago, at the home of Cardiff Rugby Football Club, Cardiff Arms Park. Between
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Callum Drummond (BSc 2016)

Callum Drummond (BSc 2016)

21 March 2017

Callum Drummond (BSc 2016) is the founder of Bula Batiki Coconut Oil, a non-profit project producing coconut oil in Fiji to sell in the UK. Callum was supported in his start-up enterprise by Santander Universities and Cardiff University Enterprise & Start-Up via the Spark competition. I chose to study at Cardiff because of its location
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