Cardiff Connect

Cardiff Connect, formerly Cardiff University Magazine, is our annual publication designed for our alumni community and packed with the latest news from the University.

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Cardiff Connect Autumn 2017

Cardiff Connect Autumn 2017

31 October 2017

The latest Cardiff University news for alumni and friends.


Cardiff Connect Autumn 2017

What is it like to perform aerobatics at 600mph? To set up a business on a remote Pacific Island? To row for Great Britain?

And what is it that links the incredible people behind these feats? In the Autumn edition of Cardiff Connect, you can read about what makes ‘My Cardiff’ special for our 14 unique contributors.

The magazine is also jam-packed with University news, events, and research discoveries.


My Cardiff is… Welsh for all

Professor Sioned Davies (BA 1976) Professor, translator and former Head of Cardiff University’s School of Welsh.


My Cardiff is… changing the way we think of disability

Charlie Knights (Criminology and Social Policy 2014-) is the students with disabilities officer at Cardiff University.