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Creative students make their mark on the Centre for Student Life

14 September 2021

Original artwork to represent services offered in new University landmark

Flight cancellations, consumer rights and the COVID-19 pandemic

8 September 2021

An interdisciplinary team of researchers from the School of Law and Politics and Cardiff Business School are investigating consumer awareness of legal rights during the pandemic.

Canon Law Professor meets His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales

11 August 2021

This July, Professor Norman Doe presented His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales with a copy of his latest edited book at an event in St David’s Cathedral, Pembrokeshire.

Head of School joins editorial board of leading law journal

2 August 2021

Head of the School of Law and Politics, Professor Urfan Khaliq has been appointed to the editorial board of a prestigious international law journal.

Employment law scheme completes first year of online advice

30 July 2021

A Cardiff pro bono scheme has completed its first year of online service after offering valuable support to members of the public throughout the pandemic.

Share of people in Wales experiencing severe mental health issues more than doubled during pandemic, report finds

16 July 2021

“Significant resources” will be required for support services

Global law scholars elected to Learned Society of Wales

30 June 2021

Two experts in diverse areas of international law have been elected as Fellows of the prestigious Learned Society of Wales.

Cardiff academic shortlisted for historical literary prize

22 June 2021

A book written by a Senior Lecturer at the School of Law and Politics has been shortlisted for this year’s Royal Historical Society's Whitfield Prize in British and Irish History.

Edeh Gharibi

Cardiff student reaches final of Legal Mind competition

11 May 2021

An intersectionality champion from the School of Law and Politics has been named as a finalist in a national law competition.

Innocence Project

Team Cardiff shortlisted for Innocence Project work at Pro Bono Awards

10 May 2021

The student team behind Cardiff’s Innocence Project has been recognised for their work in the shortlist for this year’s LawWorks Pro Bono Awards.

Keira McNulty

Student exploring asylum seeker experience wins Welsh development award

4 May 2021

A School of Law and Politics student has been awarded a £2500 development award to carry out a community project on asylum seekers.

Front page of William Hall's Personal Narrative

Historical archives focusing on race and diversity in Wales explored by academics

30 March 2021

Materials will form focus of conference to be held in Cardiff for the first time

Team Cardiff reach final of national negotiation competition

26 March 2021

Two Cardiff Law students have their eyes on the prize after reaching the finals of this year’s National Negotiation Competition.

New convener role for interfaith law network

25 March 2021

The Centre for Law and Religion (CLR) is delighted to announce the appointment of Rebecca Riedel as Convener for its Interfaith Legal Advisers Network (ILAN).

NHS Continuing Healthcare Scheme begins for 2021

26 February 2021

Since it began in 2006, our NHS Continuing Healthcare Scheme with Hugh James has adapted and evolved. This month saw a new group of students start work on the latest iteration of the scheme but this time, during a pandemic.

A Grand Challenge: how our Pro Bono Unit pivoted during the pandemic

16 February 2021

When Coronavirus took hold in the UK, our Pro Bono Unit responded quickly, ensuring our students could continue to gain experience in a safe environment for all.

Law and French programme recognised in Franco British prize

26 January 2021

The Franco British Lawyer’s Society (FBLS) has awarded Cardiff’s Law and French (LLB) programme with this year’s UK Academic Prize.

Centre for Law and Religion appoints new Assistant Director

8 December 2020

The School of Law and Politics is delighted to announce the appointment of the Revd Stephen Coleman as Assistant Director of the Centre for Law and Religion.

Professor Norman Doe with the Dean of St David's Cathedral, The Very Rev'd Dr Sarah Rowland Jones.

Canon Law professor speaks at annual Cathedral event

30 October 2020

This September, Professor Norman Doe, was invited to St Davids to deliver the Annual Lecture of the Friends of St Davids Cathedral.

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A-Level students get chance to sample university life

26 October 2020

New scheme now open for applications