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Pan-Wales language network secured by Welsh university partners

12 October 2016

Essential funding for Wales’ sole modern languages network has been secured by Cardiff and Bangor universities

Dr Christopher Hood

British Association for Japanese Studies appoints Cardiff scholar as President

7 October 2016

Dr Christopher Hood, Reader in Japanese Studies was recently appointed President of the British Association for Japanese Studies (BAJS).

Translation

Tapping into translation

6 October 2016

University creates new free online course

Caribbean Threads

Caribbean threads

6 October 2016

How female fabric peddlers shape identity in the Caribbean

Language partners work together

Become a language partner with Languages for All!

30 September 2016

Are you a fluent or advanced speaker of a language that isn’t English? Meet new people, improve your English and discover other cultures by becoming a language partner.

Shandong Academy of Social Sciences delegation

Chinese delegation visits Cardiff for potential collaboration opportunities

28 September 2016

This month, the School of Modern Languages welcomed a delegation of Chinese academics to Cardiff.

New Head of School, Professor Rachael Langford

Former Director of Research appointed to Head of School position

27 September 2016

Cardiff University’s School of Modern Languages has recently appointed its former Director of Research, Professor Rachael Langford as the new Head of School.

LFA student studying

Keen to learn a new language?

8 September 2016

Keen to learn a language alongside your undergraduate or postgraduate programme?Sign up for a Languages for All (LfA) course! LfA will be holding weekly courses in eight languages from the first week of October.

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Portuguese-American food culture project awarded funding by Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation

22 August 2016

Dr Rhian Atkin, Senior Lecturer in Portuguese, has been awarded funding of €15,000 by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation in Portugal.

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Increase in student satisfaction scores for School of Modern Languages

16 August 2016

The School of Modern Languages has achieved a significant increase in student satisfaction in this year’s National Student Survey (NSS) results.