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A new curriculum for a new nation

1 February 2024

History at Cardiff University is working with university departments across South Sudan to re-design history programmes after the new nation’s civil wars.

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Hidden Hillfort project clinches top award

18 January 2024

Archaeology bringing people together

Royal Historical Society MA History scholarships

Royal Historical Society scholarships success

8 January 2024

Two of six Masters’ Scholarships awarded to Cardiff applicants

Students surrounding grave and excavating the area

Evidence of ancient medieval feasting rituals uncovered in grounds of historic property

4 January 2024

Rare site offers new insights into what life was like in early Wales

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Showcasing Cardiff University’s African research

14 December 2023

Event brings together University staff to inspire further African work

participants at Sikhism event

Celebration of Sikhism founder

7 December 2023

UK celebration takes place at Cardiff University

History and Archives in Practice partners with Cardiff University

13 November 2023

High-profile national collaboration between researchers, archives and communities makes unique Welsh connection

Learned Society of Wales Award for humanities and creative arts

26 October 2023

Cardiff historian awarded prestigious Dillwyn Medal

When gaming meets Cardiff history

23 October 2023

Using video games to engage with the history and heritage of Cardiff and southeast Wales

History roll call of honour

19 October 2023

Reader in History and Professor of Conservation become latest in line of prestigious Royal Historical Society Fellows

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Community heritage project goes from strength-to-strength

17 October 2023

Future of CAER Hillfort Project secured for community

Inspirational alumni shine at awards

6 October 2023

2023 30Ish Alumni Award winners announced

Working towards a sustainable past

27 September 2023

Professor of Conservation gives keynote at global conference

Looking East

26 September 2023

Passion for Central and Eastern Europe offers new experiences for students

Leverhulme double

12 September 2023

Two medievalists win prestigious research fellowships

Digging archaeology

6 September 2023

Summertime and the digging is easy: archaeology and conservation students head out on degree highlight placements

Collaboration and neutrality beyond Europe

15 August 2023

Twilight zone between war and peace: Macau revealed

Award-winning article

14 August 2023

The ground-breaking research of a team of archaeologists takes prized award

Heritage Crafts Annual Awards

14 July 2023

Conservation professional shortlisted in prestigious awards

Early medieval Wales revisited

27 June 2023

Historian’s latest book wins prize for best work in Welsh history