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Superchai at the Eisteddfod

Thai student stresses benefits of learning Welsh

4 August 2015

Inspirational student from Thailand is now fluent Welsh.

First minister, Carwyn Jones, launches Welsh for All scheme to help students learn Welsh

Welsh for All

30 July 2015

Welsh for All was formally launched at the National Eisteddfod by the First Minister.

A unique insight into the Welsh Settlement in Patagonia

22 June 2015

This year, the Welsh Settlement in Patagonia is celebrating a major milestone in its history, the 150th anniversary of its establishment in 1865. To mark this significant event Cardiff University’s School of Welsh will hold an international conference on the history and the contemporary position of the Settlement on Monday, 6 July and Tuesday, 7 July 2015.

Four in a row – students victorious in this year’s Stomp

11 June 2015

A Stomp was held between students and staff from the School of Welsh on Wednesday June 10th. Held at The Crwys pub, Rhys Iorwerth and Osian Rhys Jones acted as masters of ceremonies for the evening.

A home for new and emerging literary talent – The School of Welsh celebrates the winners of the Book of the Year Awards 2015

8 June 2015

Dr Llŷr Gwyn Lewis, a lecturer and alumnus of the School of Welsh, was celebrating last week after winning the Creative Factual category at the 2015 Book of the Year Awards.

Green impact award for Professional Services staff

5 June 2015

The School’s Professional Services staff received a Bronze Award in the National Union of Students Green Impact Awards.

School of Welsh alumna wins the 2015 Geraint George Scholarship

2 June 2015

Sioned James, originally from Swansea, has been named the winner of the 2015 Geraint George Scholarship. The announcement was made at the Urdd Eisteddfod at the end of May.

The School of Welsh welcomes the Estonian Ambassador

22 May 2015

Cardiff University’s School of Welsh played host to His Excellency Mr Lauri Bambus, Estonian Ambassador to the UK, on Friday May 22nd 2015.

Books on a library shelf

School of Welsh celebrating success with Book of the Year Award nominations for staff and alumni

13 May 2015

Cardiff University's School of Welsh is celebrating staff and alumni nominations in the 2015 Book of the Year Award.

Language and identity in modern Wales

11 May 2015

Lisa Sheppard, from Cardiff University’s School of Welsh, will participate in a discussion on the role and importance of language in shaping identity and nationality, following a performance of A Good Clean Heart by Alun Saunders.