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Sustainability Science Summer School! – Monday 24 to Friday 28 June

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

The Sustainability Science Summer School provides a unique and high quality research training forum for interdisciplinary doctoral and postdoctoral researchers in the field of sustainability science and place-making. It is is open to PhD students from ALL disciplines. This Summer School will give PhD students exposure to high quality research being conducted on sustainability from [...]

Public Engagement Symposium – Thursday 6 June

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

2013 Centre for Critical and Cultural Theory Summer Symposium: “Engaged” Promoting Collaborative Skills Development by Engaging Local Communities. An Interdisciplinary Symposium in Collaboration with the Fulbright Commission and Butetown History & Arts Centre. Thursday 6 June 2013 9.00 a.m. – 4.45 p.m. Butetown History & Arts Centre www.bhac.org The Centre for Critical and Cultural Theory [...]

PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT SHOWCASE, 25 April – Exciting new Programme Announced!

Friday, April 19, 2013

              Thursday 25 April 2013, 13.00 -16:00 Main Building Postgraduate Researchers play an important part in the University’s public engagement. Whether as part of big events that draw in hundreds of schoolchildren, small group sessions, or individual ventures, students are often at the heart of these activities. This exciting [...]

NEW SUPPORT SCHEME for PGRs Who Teach

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

In Spring 2012, the University Graduate College piloted a scheme to assist PGRs with gaining sufficient teaching experience in their applications for Associate Fellow Status recognition from the Higher Education Academy. Following the success of the pilot scheme, we are pleased to announce that a regular Support Scheme is now in place. For further information, [...]

CALL FOR PAPERS for Critical Ideologies Student Conference – Friday 24 May

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Friday 24 May 2013 Venue tbc ‘Once Nature becomes environmentalized, its workings are submitted to the competing environmentality designs of various ecocritics’ – Timothy W. Luke This conference seeks to shed new light on how researchers across disciplines in the humanities and social sciences conceive the interface between human behaviour and the natural environment not [...]

Public Engagement: A Student Showcase – Thursday 25 April

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

                Thursday 25 April 2013, 13.00 -16:00 Main Building Postgraduate Researchers play an important part in the University’s public engagement. Whether as part of big events that draw in hundreds of schoolchildren, small group sessions, or individual ventures, students are often at the heart of these activities. This [...]

WANTED: Musicians and Poets for Alternative Modernisms Conference

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

The Alternative Modernisms Conference taking place in the University from Wednesday 15 May to Saturday 18 May is an international event that will bring over 220 delegates to the city from around the world. The conference is being hosted by the School of English, Communication and Philosophy. The School would like to present an evening [...]

Community Engagement Team – Small Grants Scheme

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Are you looking for project funding? The Community Engagement Team is pleased to offer a small grants scheme to help support public engagement projects. Awards of up to £500 are available to either develop or run a new engagement project or to bring a public engagement element to an existing project. The scheme is open [...]

CALL FOR DELEGATES – Voice of Humanities Conference

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Voice of Humanities Student-led Conference Thursday 21 March 2013 Graduate Centre, Students’ Union, Cardiff University Keynote address: Dr Andrew Edgar School of English, Communication and Philosophy) ‘Postemotional Society and the Philosophy of Sport’ Registration is now open for delegates for the 8th and largest ever Voice of Humanities Conference.  The Voice of Humanities is a [...]

CALL FOR PAPERS: ‘Translations’ Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Translations: Exchange of Ideas An Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference June 27 – 28 2013 KEYNOTE SPEAKERS Dr Eileen Brennan (St Patrick’s College Drumcondra) Dr Elizabeth Wren-Owens (Cardiff University) Considering translation as both a linguistic and ontological phenomenon, this conference centres on the exchange of ideas across the humanities and social sciences. We are looking for doctoral students [...]