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Summer Breakfast Workshops full of tasty tips

July 29, 2013

Along with the hot weather came three hot topics for the Summer Breakfast Workshops run recently by Cardiff University.

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Launch of Cathays High Confucius Classroom

July 15, 2013

Cardiff Confucius Institute celebrates the Launch of Cathays High Confucius Classroom

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Mature Students’ Induction

July 4, 2013

To help with the transition to study and being at university a mature students’ induction is held in the third week of September just before most students enrol.

Ancient Empires

July 1, 2013

The ancient world is defined by its empires – indeed, the story of empires is almost as old as civilisation itself. This course will consider some of the great empires of the ancient world, from Assyria to Rome, in order to identify the causes of imperial expansion, how empires were won, and the justifications behind them.

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Free management workshops in partnership with Cardiff Business School

June 28, 2013

We are working in partnership with Cardiff Business School to develop 3 new management workshops.

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Highly Commended Tutor

June 5, 2013

Tutor Jonathan Gunter has received a Highly Commended Essential Skills for Life Award from NIACE Dysgu Cymru.

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A visit from Xiamen University leaders

June 3, 2013

A senior delegation from Xiamen University, led by Zhan Xinli, Vice President of Xiamen University, visited Cardiff University on 22 May 2013.

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What is the most important object in Welsh history?

May 15, 2013

Our History Tutor Dr Ben Curtis argues the case for the miner’s lamp.

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Launch of new foreign language courses for businesses

May 13, 2013

New language provision designed specifically for businesses will start in June and July.

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Insurers Benefit from a free Taste of Medicine

May 1, 2013

Underwriters and Claims Assessors from some of the top UK insurance companies benefitted from our free Webinar.

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Spotlight on Pathways

April 29, 2013

There is a ‘Spotlight on Pathways’ event on Saturday 18th May from 11.00am to 1.00pm at the Centre for Lifelong Learning on Senghennydd Road.

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FREE beginners language taster sessions

April 4, 2013

We are offering ORGANISATIONS a FREE beginners French or German language taster session.

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Free Medical Risk Webinar

April 3, 2013

We will be running a Free webinar on Multiple Sclerosis and Parkinson’s Disease at 1pm GMT, Friday 26 April.

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Lifelong learning awards

March 20, 2013

Over 50 lifelong learners celebrated their achievements at Cardiff Centre for Lifelong Learning’s annual Award Ceremony.

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Launch of the Goethe-Institut exams at Cardiff

March 15, 2013

The Cardiff Centre for Lifelong Learning is the first language provider in Wales to be accredited by the Goethe-Institut to conduct their exams.

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Important information regarding car parking

March 13, 2013

To all students that have classes in the John Percival Building (formerly Humanities Building). The Main Colum Drive car park will be closed from Monday 18th March for 2 weeks.

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British Empire Medal for student

March 8, 2013

Lifelong learning student Eileen Younghusband, 91, has been awarded a British Empire Medal for her services and commitment to lifelong learning.

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New publication announcement: The Cambridge Companion to Michael Tippett.

February 14, 2013

This new publication edited by our very own Co-ordinating Lecturer Dr Nicholas Jones, alongside Dr Kenneth Gloag, provides a wide ranging and accessible study of Tippett and his works.

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Celebrating 10 years of university and business engagement

February 5, 2013

Cardiff University and Legal & General’s partnership to develop and deliver specialist courses to medical underwriters has reached a significant anniversary. In 2002, L&G identified a need to up-skill experienced underwriters in the medical underwriting field, where the required specialist …

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New for 2013: Agile Project Management

January 14, 2013

Many organisations today need to deliver change faster, at a lower cost and with lower risk. Quite a combination! Agile project management aims to do that by continually validating project progress against business objectives.