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Soapbox challenge for female scientists to get their message across

4 June 2015

Five Cardiff University scientists are stepping on a soapbox in Swansea to enthuse the passing public about their research.

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Scientists produce strongest evidence yet of schizophrenia’s causes

4 June 2015

Researchers discover that risk mutations disrupt a delicate chemical balance in the brain, responsible for brain development and function.

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Academic who’s taught more British newspaper journalists than any other puts down pen after 35 years at leading Cardiff journalism school

3 June 2015

A Cardiff University lecturer who's thought to have taught more British newspaper journalists than any other has officially put down his red pen after 35 years at the helm of one the UK's longest-running and most successful journalism courses.

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University to host major event on society and surveillance after the Snowden leaks

2 June 2015

A major conference on 18th and 19th June 2015 in Cardiff will bring together journalists, international researchers, privacy advocates and technology developers to discuss state-media-citizen relations in the aftermath of the Snowden leaks.

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Driving the Welsh economy

2 June 2015

University's impact felt 'in all parts of Wales'

Innovation awards on table

Cardiff awards celebrate innovations that shape society

1 June 2015

Innovation and Impact Awards 2015

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University’s role in sell-out international software conference

28 May 2015

Cardiff University is playing a major role in a sell-out global gathering for users of cutting edge software that powers many of the best-known websites in the world.

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Cardiff courses ranked best in UK

27 May 2015

Cardiff University's dentistry and journalism, publishing and public relations have been ranked the best in the UK in the latest Guardian university league tables

Professor Diana Huffaker

Cardiff appoints US compound semiconductor expert

26 May 2015

A US expert in Compound Semiconductors (CS) is to lead a new Cardiff University CS research laboratory.

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Funding boost for the National Centre for Population Health and Wellbeing Research

26 May 2015

Cardiff University, alongside partner universities Swansea and Bangor, has been awarded £2,249,927 to lead the National Centre for Population Health and Wellbeing Research (NCPHWR), an all-Wales Research Centre.