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Cardiff University historian makes 2014 Whitfield Prize Shortlist

7 May 2015

An historian from the University's School of History, Archaeology and Religion has been shortlisted for the prestigious Royal Historical Society (RHS) Whitfield Prize, one of the most sought-after book prizes for early career historians.

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University aims to ‘trigger a passion in science’ among pupils

7 May 2015

Triggering a passion for science is the aim as Cardiff University welcomes 40 students from 10 South Wales schools as part of a touring festival of chemistry.

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The future of social science

5 May 2015

Event highlights the value of social science to UK economy and society

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Major milestone for new £44m brain imaging centre

30 April 2015

A new £44m Cardiff University brain research imaging centre (CUBRIC) that will lead Europe in helping scientists understand the causes of brain conditions  has reached a major milestone in its construction.

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Overhaul of Court of Protection media rules needed to prevent miscarriages of justice and improve transparency, new study finds

30 April 2015

A group of legal experts is calling for an overhaul of the rules governing the way in which the Court of Protection (CoP) works with the media in England and Wales, to improve transparency and help protect against miscarriages of justice.

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Crash test for medics

29 April 2015

Serious road traffic accident training a first for Wales' future doctors.

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Cardiff professors elected to Learned Society of Wales

29 April 2015

Four Cardiff academics join the prestigious line-up

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QS World University Rankings by Subject

29 April 2015

25 subjects feature in 2015 QS rankings.

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University works with young people to improve community

28 April 2015

Young people from Gurnos in Merthyr Tydfil have put forward ideas to improve their community as part of a project involving the University.

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Supporting Nepal’s post-disaster efforts

28 April 2015

Pioneering program provides real-time assessment of landslide risk.