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Top marks

11 July 2019

High-performing student recognised for excellence

Somaliland

Cardiff University develops research collaborations with Somaliland

26 June 2019

Initiative set up in recognition of the country’s strong ties with Welsh capital

Mentoring success

13 June 2019

Final year students commended for their peer mentorship

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First steps into research

13 June 2019

Undergraduate students celebrate publication of their first research paper

Inspiring innovation

22 May 2019

Lecturer scoops innovation prize for second year running

Rare, brief and non-recurrent

20 May 2019

Breakfast briefing outlines ways to tackle homelessness

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Writing and research brought to life

15 May 2019

Literary landscapes and ghosts among University talks at famous festival

Student recognition for popular lecturer

2 May 2019

Two nominations for Dr Craig Gurney at the 2019 Enriching Student Life Awards

Cardiff University

Ranking success

1 May 2019

Cardiff University claims top spot in Wales in The Complete University Guide 2020

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Academics honoured

1 May 2019

11 Cardiff academics elected to Learned Society of Wales

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School choice does not achieve social mix across schools

25 April 2019

Policymakers should reconsider the effects of current school admissions policies

Global success

1 April 2019

School retains its top 100 placing in prestigious rankings

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UK Competitiveness Index paints bleak economic picture for areas outside London

21 March 2019

Academics say long-term decline forecast for large areas of the UK

Tackling global food insecurity

7 March 2019

Food expert plays key role in development of new UN Urban Food Agenda

Literary Atlas artwork hits the road

4 March 2019

Commissioned artwork explores the geography of Wales through its fiction

Transforming event impact evaluations

28 February 2019

Diversifying event impacts measurement and evaluation was the focus of a recent full-day Impact and Engagement workshop

Fellowship funding supports environmental art project

14 February 2019

Alumnus awarded Leadership and Innovation Fellowship to highlight emerging environmental devastation

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Alumnus shortlisted for RTPI prize

13 February 2019

BSc/MSc graduate shortlisted as Young Planner of the Year

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A changing capital

16 January 2019

Breakfast briefing explores Cardiff’s evolving landscapes

Developing the smart cities of the future

17 December 2018

Event considers use of digital technologies in creating more efficient and inclusive cities