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Sharing research and scholarship at the National Eisteddfod

29 July 2016

Staff and students from the School will hold a number of events and interactive sessions during the National Eisteddfod

Iwan Rees

Expert examines traditional dialects

21 July 2016

Traditional Welsh dialects in Eisteddfod area ‘extremely rare or have died out’

Image of some of the 2016 Summer Course learners

Summer Course attracts more learners

20 July 2016

More than 180 learners register for the 2016 Welsh Summer Course

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Graduate wins prestigious award

19 July 2016

A Welsh medium Law and Welsh graduate has won a prestigious new award from the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol

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Insights and new experiences in Canada

19 July 2016

PhD student returns to Cardiff after spending six weeks at McGill University in Montreal

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Celebrating on Graduation Day

18 July 2016

School marks 2016 Graduation with reception and prizes.

New adventures in Patagonia

29 June 2016

Two students secure Santander scholarships for work experience in the Wladfa, Patagonia

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Staff celebrate Green Impact Awards success

22 June 2016

School of Welsh celebrates success at the National Union of Students Green Impact Awards

Young girl reading an old book

New PhD Scholarship announced

14 June 2016

A new full 3 year Scholarship to commence September 2016 for the ‘Illustrated Children's Literature’ project

Llion Roberts

Lecturer wins the Môn Eisteddfod Chair

4 June 2016

Director of Teaching and Learning wind his second Chair at the Anglesey Eisteddfod 2016.

Tactical successes and strategic failures – the office of the Irish Language Commissioner

18 May 2016

Cardiff University academic presents research on the Irish Language Commissioner at a talk hosted by Oxford University’s Centre for Linguistics and Philology

‘Curtain up, spotlight on the stage’: students at work on a writing project

11 May 2016

Two students have won the opportunity to work with drama company Frân Wen

Gym-Gym members in a Dublin bar.

How easy is it to live through the medium of Welsh in our capital city?

5 May 2016

Read one student account of living through the medium of Welsh in Cardiff

Creative Minds Scholars receive £18,000

29 April 2016

School of Welsh announces the winners of their special undergraduate scholarships

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Staff and students recognised in annual awards shortlist

13 April 2016

At the end of the academic year Cardiff University hosts the Enriching Student Life Awards to recognise and celebrate the hard work of staff and students.

Child reading book

Children’s Literature Festival

12 April 2016

University experts join star storytellers to celebrate the magic of literature

Student wins Chair at Inter-Collegiate Eisteddfod

24 March 2016

Congratulations to Gethin Wynn Davies, third year LLB and Welsh student, who has won the Chair at the 2016 Inter-Collegiate Eisteddfod

Education and adventure in Canada for PhD student

24 March 2016

Scholarship funds six week research visit to McGill University

Cardiff best in Wales for student experience

21 March 2016

Bangor displaced as Cardiff rises 17 places to 12th in the UK.

Alumnus becomes new National Poet for Wales

11 March 2016

School of Welsh congratulates former student, the bard Ifor ap Glyn, on his new role