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Siân Powell speaking to the Welsh Affairs Committee

Investigating the state of broadcasting in Wales

16 December 2015

Academic and industry experts warn Commons Select Committee over funding cuts to S4C

Welsh Language Lecturer Sian Lloyd

The School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies welcomes new Welsh language lecturer

7 December 2015

ITV journalist Sian Morgan Lloyd takes the reigns of Welsh language module Yr Ystafell Newyddion (The Newsroom)

Refugees at the slovenian border with Croatia in Slovenia.

Small World: A Debate on Media Coverage of Global News

1 December 2015

Cardiff University to Chair debate discussing the media’s coverage of global news featuring senior UK news directors and editors

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Community Journalism course returns in February

19 November 2015

Course has directly resulted in establishment of community news websites

Centre for Community Journalism wins Cardiff University award for ‘Outstanding Contribution for the Community’

Award recognition for Community Journalism team

10 November 2015

Centre for Community Journalism wins Cardiff University award for ‘Outstanding Contribution for the Community’

Teaching in the School of Journalism, Media and Culture

Meet the School’s new staff

5 November 2015

With the semester underway, teaching begins for the School's new lecturers

Professor Jean Seaton

Future of Journalism conference 2015

24 September 2015

The conference, now in its fifth iteration, welcomed nearly 200 journalism academics to Cardiff

BMA Award Photo JK

BMA Award for ‘coma’ researcher

8 September 2015

A Cardiff professor whose innovative research has helped families of severely brain injured patients has won an award from the British Medical Association

Journalism at Cardiff tops the Russell Group table in National Student Survey

13 August 2015

The results of the 2015 National Student Survey (NSS) show that the School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies has come first in the Russell Group for overall satisfaction with Journalism.

Stuart Allan - JOMEC

School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies appoints new Head of School

4 August 2015

Professor Stuart Allan has been appointed Head of the University’s School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies.

Cardiff University Honorary Fellow Susanna Reid

Alumna Susanna Reid to receive Honorary Fellowship

13 July 2015

Susanna Reid will receive an Honorary Fellowship from Cardiff University at its annual degree ceremonies this week.

Professor Jenny Kitzinger (Left) and York University’s Professor Celia Kitzinger

ESRC award for Professor Jenny Kitzinger's work on catastrophic brain injury

25 June 2015

Cardiff University research scoops prestigious award for work on catastrophic brain injury.

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Support for ‘coma’ families wins innovation award

18 June 2015

Research into how best to support families of loved ones with severe brain injuries has been recognised with a Cardiff University innovation award.

Surveillance cameras

Edward Snowden’s lawyer among prestigious line-up of privacy campaigners, scholars, journalists and tech experts in Cardiff for major surveillance event

18 June 2015

Conference will also see the presentation of new research showing a "lack of transparency" on state surveillance to be a "major concern" among British public

Rebecca Smith

Cardiff University alumna announced as one the 30 future UK radio champions

4 June 2015

Cardiff University alumna announced as one the 30 future UK radio champions

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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.

ESRC Impact Prize

Professor Jenny Kitzinger shortlisted for ESRC research impact prize

2 June 2015

The nomination, alongside her colleague, and sister, Professor Celia Kitzinger (University of York) relates to their research on family experiences of coma, the vegetative and minimally conscious state.

Cardiff ranked first for journalism and public relations by the Guardian

27 May 2015

Cardiff ranked first for journalism and public relations by the Guardian

Joint-runner up in the Guardian University Awards 2015

14 April 2015

Professor Jenny Kitzinger’s research into family experiences of vegetative and minimally conscious states has been recognised at the recent Guardian University Awards.

Strengthening the future of Welsh language journalism

13 March 2015

The importance of skilled and trained Welsh language journalists needed to support a healthy and effective Welsh media industry was the topic of discussion at a panel event on Wednesday evening.