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UPSI secures grant to advance policing research

13 January 2014

The Universities’ Police Science Institute (UPSI) has been awarded £46,000 from the College of Policing to strengthen links between academics and the police.

Gender pay gap still a major issue in Wales

18 December 2013

The underlying gender pay gap in Wales is significantly wider than the latest headline UK earning figures would indicate according to recent research.

Three SOCSI papers nominated for prestigious SAGE prize

11 December 2013

Papers by SOCSI academics have been nominated for the SAGE Prize in Innovation and Excellence.

Britain in 2014

10 December 2013

Research at the School of Social Sciences featured in the latest edition of the ESRC’s flagship magazine ‘Britain in’.

Lifetime Achievement Award for Dr Sara Delamont

6 December 2013

Dr Sara Delamont honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award at Cardiff University’s Celebrating Excellence Awards.

Boys and girls speak out on sexism and sexual harassment

5 December 2013

Breakthrough research has revealed how pre-teen boys and girls feel about growing up in an increasingly sexist society.

School children

Sexism and sexual harassment

5 December 2013

Girls and boys speak about growing up in Wales

Tracing public reaction to Lee Rigby murder

4 December 2013

New research led by UPSI will examine the community impacts of the Lee Rigby murder using innovative social media analysis.

Research reveals ‘uncharted territory’ on violence against women in Wales

28 November 2013

Research reveals new evidence on violence against women from asylum-seeker, refugee and migrant communities in Wales.

Hip Hop, Power and Resistance

27 November 2013

MOBO award-winning hip hop artist Akala to deliver guest lecture to social science students.