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Deputy Prime Minister praises homework club

March 7, 2012

Deputy Prime Minister and Leader of the Liberal Democrats, Nick Clegg took time before the Liberal Democrats conference on Saturday 3rd March 2012 to visit the community homework club in Adamsdown Resource Centre. Nick Clegg said: “It’s been absolutely fantastic …

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Cardiff University supports local A-level students in STEM subjects

January 10, 2012

Cardiff University ran free revision sessions for local A-level students that are due to sit their Chemistry and Physics exams this week. These initial revision sessions are part of the University’s A-level master classes comprising three days of support, including …

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Welsh French Cultural Exchange Flourishes in Cardiff

November 20, 2011

On Monday 10 October, The Institut Français came to meet their long-standing partners at Cardiff University’s Centre for Lifelong Learning. The Institut Français is the official French government centre of language and culture in the UK.  It is one of …

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Learning no longer in the past

August 30, 2011

A unique access route to higher education has opened new avenues for a mother from Port Talbot who thought she’d left learning in the past long ago.

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Too many cooks do not spoil the broth…as families in Ely find out

July 19, 2011

The Cardiff Centre for Lifelong Learning ran a free, 4-day community course in Ely to help parents learn how to prepare healthy food that their children will actually eat.     Parents were encouraged to come together with their children …

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The Centre was full of Culture Vultures

June 21, 2011

Humanities and Language students were invited to take part in a ‘Culture Vulture’ evening on Friday 17th June that showcased what’s to come in the autumn term. Guests were treated to a selection of performances by Tutors and students, including: …

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Baroness Randerson celebrates Women Making a Difference

April 8, 2011

Lyn Richards receives her award 8 April 2011 Baroness Randerson celebrates Women Making a Difference Baroness of Roath Park, Jenny Randerson was the special guest at an inspiration award ceremony last Thursday. The ceremony was a celebration of achievements by …

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A second step towards sustainable Chinese Studies

April 1, 2011

A second step towards sustainable Chinese Studies Cardiff Confucius Institute, in partnership with Lampeter Confucius Institute, organised a second pan-Wales Schools forum in a bid to help the growth of sustainable Chinese Studies at all levels in Wales. Welsh schools …

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Employability Skills course proves a success

March 31, 2011

Almost 100 unemployed graduates have been able to benefit from the Employability Skills programme that the Centre for Lifelong Learning has been running in partnership with the Careers Service over the last 6 months.

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New Memorial Prize awarded to Cardiff student

March 28, 2011

New Memorial Prize awarded to Cardiff student The Cardiff Centre for Lifelong Learning awarded the Patricia Clark Memorial Prize at its annual award ceremony last Friday. The prize has been founded through the generosity of staff, family and friends as …

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Employability Skills programme proves a success

March 21, 2011

Almost 100 unemployed graduates have been able to benefit from the Employability Skills programme that the Centre for Lifelong Learning has been running in partnership with the Careers Service over the last 6 months. Recent figures show graduate unemployment at …

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Ya Hala!

March 10, 2011

Thursday 10th March 2011 Wales welcomes women leaders from Africa and the Middle East On Wednesday 9th March the Cardiff Centre for Lifelong Learning welcomed women from Egypt and Jordan as they came to visit their Welsh counterparts for a …

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Encouraging women into management and public life

January 31, 2011

January, 31 2011 In December 2010, leading non-governmental organisation for adult learning in England and Wales, NIACE, included an article about the programme in their ‘Adults Learning’ magazine. You can read the article here (PDF) and visit their website at …

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5th Annual Confucius Institute Conference

December 16, 2010

A Cardiff delegation played a prominent role in the recent 5th Annual Confucius Institute Conference, held in Beijing.

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Exploring the Past

October 7, 2010

An innovative new access route to higher education designed to give adult learners the chance to experience research-led teaching first-hand and progress towards studying a degree in archaeology or history has been launched by the University.