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Swansea University 15 <![CDATA[Distinguished historian returns to Swansea University in strategic adviser role ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/distinguishedhistorianreturnstoswanseauniversityinstrategicadviserrole.php News article 211840 Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:48:00 GMT <![CDATA[The famous Webb Ellis Rugby World Cup pays a visit to Swansea University sports village ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/thefamouswebbellisrugbyworldcuppaysavisittoswanseauniversitysportsvillage.php News article 212627 Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:34:00 GMT <![CDATA[All-Wales funding awarded for PRIME Centre Wales for primary and emergency care research]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/all-walesfundingawardedforprimecentrewalesforprimaryandemergencycareresearch.php News article 212414 Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[MARIBE project launched at European Commission’s European Maritime Day in Greece]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/maribeprojectlaunchedateuropeancommissionseuropeanmaritimedayingreece.php News article 212599 Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Distinguished Bruneian alumnus returns to Swansea to deliver the 2015 James Callaghan Memorial Lecture]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/distinguishedbruneianalumnusreturnstoswanseatodeliverthe2015jamescallaghanmemoriallecture.php News article 212584 Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University praised for addressing the challenging issues of equal pay and gender pay differences ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitypraisedforaddressingthechallengingissuesofequalpayandgenderpaydifferences.php News article 212087 Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:43:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea goes live with award-winning library system]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseagoeslivewithaward-winninglibrarysystem.php News article 212497 Sun, 28 Jun 2015 17:03:00 GMT <![CDATA[Student-run charity achieves Investing in Volunteers standard]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/student-runcharityachievesinvestinginvolunteersstandard.php News article 212438 Sat, 27 Jun 2015 19:47:00 GMT <![CDATA[Winners of 2015 Research as Art competition announced]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/winnersof2015researchasartcompetitionannounced.php News article 212276 Fri, 26 Jun 2015 08:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University lecturer provides evidence to the Environment and Sustainability Committee on the Environment Bill]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitylecturerprovidesevidencetotheenvironmentandsustainabilitycommitteeontheenvironmentbill.php News article 212416 Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:55:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University medical student takes on the world for charity]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitymedicalstudenttakesontheworldforcharity.php News article 212305 Wed, 24 Jun 2015 16:27:00 GMT <![CDATA[University of Houston delegation visits Swansea University]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universityofhoustondelegationvisitsswanseauniversity.php News article 212250 Wed, 24 Jun 2015 12:41:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University walks away with national Best Student Community award ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitywalksawaywithnationalbeststudentcommunityaward.php News article 212155 Tue, 23 Jun 2015 11:37:00 GMT <![CDATA[Summer School helps budding cyberterrorism experts to prepare for research internship ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/summerschoolhelpsbuddingcyberterrorismexpertstoprepareforresearchinternship.php News article 212146 Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:38:00 GMT <![CDATA[Celebrating research impact: Swansea University Impact Awards 2015]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/celebratingresearchimpactswanseauniversityimpactawards2015.php News article 212029 Mon, 22 Jun 2015 14:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[Disability in the south Wales coalfield: exhibition reveals an extraordinary hidden history ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/disabilityinthesouthwalescoalfieldexhibitionrevealsanextraordinaryhiddenhistory.php News article 212005 Fri, 19 Jun 2015 10:25:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University computer science students join media behemoths at newsHACK# London 2015]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitycomputersciencestudentsjoinmediabehemothsatnewshacklondon2015.php News article 211883 Wed, 17 Jun 2015 17:14:00 GMT <![CDATA[Professor wins prestigious IOM3 prize]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/professorwinsprestigiousiom3prize.php News article 211875 Wed, 17 Jun 2015 16:40:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University celebrates a successful employability year ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitycelebratesasuccessfulemployabilityyear.php News article 211837 Wed, 17 Jun 2015 13:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[Aspiring novelist hits the literary heights ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/aspiringnovelisthitstheliteraryheights.php News article 211576 Tue, 16 Jun 2015 10:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[Y Lolfa Lên returns to the Eisteddfod]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/ylolfalenreturnstotheeisteddfod.php News article 211654 Tue, 16 Jun 2015 09:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Waterloo: a victory for European co-operation, not just for Britain ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/waterlooavictoryforeuropeanco-operationnotjustforbritain.php News article 211661 Mon, 15 Jun 2015 08:45:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University celebrates funding success for international mobility]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitycelebratesfundingsuccessforinternationalmobility.php News article 211585 Thu, 11 Jun 2015 10:19:00 GMT <![CDATA[Agreement with the University of Malaya for pioneering healthcare research]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/agreementwiththeuniversityofmalayaforpioneeringhealthcareresearch.php News article 211358 Tue, 09 Jun 2015 13:27:00 GMT <![CDATA[Does it fly? Top test pilot to judge student competition for aircraft designs using flight simulator ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/doesitflytoptestpilottojudgestudentcompetitionforaircraftdesignsusingflightsimulator.php News article 211483 Tue, 09 Jun 2015 11:45:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea welcomes University of Queensland bioscientist to speak at Mary Williams Group Seminar]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseawelcomesuniversityofqueenslandbioscientisttospeakatmarywilliamsgroupseminar.php News article 211319 Fri, 05 Jun 2015 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Academi Hywel Teifi set to open a multi-purpose Welsh language centre in the Swansea Valley, following a £300,000 funding boost ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/academihywelteifisettoopenamulti-purposewelshlanguagecentreintheswanseavalleyfollowinga300000fundingboost.php News article 211181 Wed, 03 Jun 2015 00:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[Students learn about tropical marine biology on Puerto Rico research trip]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/studentslearnabouttropicalmarinebiologyonpuertoricoresearchtrip.php News article 210889 Fri, 29 May 2015 14:37:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University retains its HR Excellence in Research Award ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityretainsitshrexcellenceinresearchaward.php News article 211049 Thu, 28 May 2015 16:51:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University celebrates UK’s largest combined growth in research reputation and Quality Research funding.]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitycelebratesukslargestcombinedgrowthinresearchreputationandqualityresearchfunding.php News article 211047 Thu, 28 May 2015 16:27:00 GMT <![CDATA[Record three Swansea students win prestigious German scholarships]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/recordthreeswanseastudentswinprestigiousgermanscholarships.php News article 210937 Thu, 28 May 2015 14:14:00 GMT <![CDATA[11m euro boost for UK based SMEs looking to innovate and expand overseas]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/11meuroboostforukbasedsmeslookingtoinnovateandexpandoverseas.php News article 210824 Thu, 28 May 2015 12:42:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University engineering academic awarded prestigious Leverhulme Fellowships]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityengineeringacademicawardedprestigiousleverhulmefellowships.php News article 210867 Wed, 27 May 2015 00:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[First Minister visits Swansea University's GwyddonLe at Urdd Eisteddfod]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/firstministervisitsswanseauniversitysgwyddonleaturddeisteddfod.php News article 210888 Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[University and Swansea Council pledge closer working ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universityandswanseacouncilpledgecloserworking.php News article 210224 Fri, 22 May 2015 08:58:00 GMT <![CDATA[Creative Student launches new poetry collection ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/creativestudentlaunchesnewpoetrycollection.php News article 210654 Thu, 21 May 2015 17:25:00 GMT <![CDATA[Two generations of Swansea graduates: a grandson’s tribute]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/twogenerationsofswanseagraduatesagrandsonstribute.php News article 210405 Thu, 21 May 2015 13:35:00 GMT <![CDATA[Computational Foundry to make Swansea a hub for computer science research]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/computationalfoundrytomakeswanseaahubforcomputerscienceresearch.php News article 210278 Wed, 20 May 2015 11:58:00 GMT <![CDATA[Funding boost for all Wales health and wellbeing research centre]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/fundingboostforallwaleshealthandwellbeingresearchcentre.php News article 210263 Wed, 20 May 2015 09:26:00 GMT <![CDATA[ASTUTE project showcases its success over the last five years]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/astuteprojectshowcasesitssuccessoverthelastfiveyears.php News article 210328 Wed, 20 May 2015 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea expert plays leading role in tackling match fixing]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseaexpertplaysleadingroleintacklingmatchfixing.php News article 209984 Mon, 18 May 2015 08:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University announces over 60 Campus Services jobs at the new Bay Campus]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityannouncesover60campusservicesjobsatthenewbaycampus.php News article 209828 Thu, 14 May 2015 14:05:00 GMT <![CDATA[Animal movement expert Rory Wilson named as one of BBC's Top 50 Conservation Heroes]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/animalmovementexpertrorywilsonnamedasoneofbbcstop50conservationheroes.php News article 209665 Mon, 11 May 2015 16:50:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University celebrates Europe Day]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitycelebrateseuropeday.php News article 209609 Mon, 11 May 2015 14:33:00 GMT <![CDATA[70 million animal mummies: revealing ancient Egypt’s dark secret]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/70millionanimalmummiesrevealingancientegyptsdarksecret.php News article 209358 Fri, 08 May 2015 12:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[One month to go until Swansea welcomes Soapbox Science ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/onemonthtogountilswanseawelcomessoapboxscience.php News article 209216 Wed, 06 May 2015 08:12:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University scientists selected for Microalgae Mission to the USA ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityscientistsselectedformicroalgaemissiontotheusa.php News article 209234 Tue, 05 May 2015 16:18:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University celebrates a week of success]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitycelebratesaweekofsuccess.php News article 208966 Wed, 29 Apr 2015 00:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[Storming fightback not quite enough for Swansea as Cardiff hold on to claim Varsity crown ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/stormingfightbacknotquiteenoughforswanseaascardiffholdontoclaimvarsitycrown.php News article 208683 Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:51:00 GMT <![CDATA[Spreading the word: Swansea University teaches refugees in Oxfam project]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/spreadingthewordswanseauniversityteachesrefugeesinoxfamproject.php News article 208592 Wed, 22 Apr 2015 11:21:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swans football star backs visit to boost Catalan links]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swansfootballstarbacksvisittoboostcatalanlinks.php News article 208413 Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:58:00 GMT <![CDATA[Computer Science students ‘Year in Industry’ ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/computersciencestudentsyearinindustry.php News article 208293 Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:07:00 GMT <![CDATA[Günter Grass: Swansea experts pay tribute to giant of European literature]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/guntergrassswanseaexpertspaytributetogiantofeuropeanliterature.php News article 208226 Tue, 14 Apr 2015 09:43:00 GMT <![CDATA[International addition to Swansea University’s Gerontology and Ageing programmes]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/internationaladditiontoswanseauniversitysgerontologyandageingprogrammes.php News article 208125 Thu, 09 Apr 2015 17:12:00 GMT <![CDATA[West Ham United are ‘over the moon’ with Swansea Sports Science graduates ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/westhamunitedareoverthemoonwithswanseasportssciencegraduates.php News article 207993 Wed, 08 Apr 2015 12:40:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University media studies student hopes the Sky’s the Limit when she graduates this year ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitymediastudiesstudenthopestheskysthelimitwhenshegraduatesthisyear.php News article 207934 Tue, 07 Apr 2015 14:39:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Egypt Centre volunteers celebrate Triple Crown win ! ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/egyptcentrevolunteerscelebratetriplecrownwin.php News article 207644 Thu, 02 Apr 2015 16:39:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Health Visiting Fellowship for Swansea University Nursing Professor ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/healthvisitingfellowshipforswanseauniversitynursingprofessor.php News article 207896 Thu, 02 Apr 2015 14:31:00 GMT <![CDATA[Student deciphers Swansea University Professor’s research]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/studentdeciphersswanseauniversityprofessorsresearch.php News article 207853 Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:13:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea Students come top in BBC University#newsHACK challenge]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseastudentscometopinbbcuniversitynewshackchallenge.php News article 207841 Wed, 01 Apr 2015 13:21:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University student in line for prestigious graduate prize]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitystudentinlineforprestigiousgraduateprize.php News article 207809 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:41:00 GMT <![CDATA[College of Law summer work placements scheme]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/collegeoflawsummerworkplacementsscheme.php News article 207766 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:14:00 GMT <![CDATA[The ultimate zoom: £2.5 million for imaging facility to see close to atomic level ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/theultimatezoom25millionforimagingfacilitytoseeclosetoatomiclevel.php News article 207675 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 09:35:00 GMT <![CDATA[Headteachers call for greater collaboration to tackle child health]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/headteacherscallforgreatercollaborationtotacklechildhealth.php News article 207618 Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:10:00 GMT <![CDATA[Wales disability sport swimmer of the year named UK Sports Association Ambassador ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/walesdisabilitysportswimmeroftheyearnameduksportsassociationambassador.php News article 207546 Wed, 25 Mar 2015 15:18:00 GMT <![CDATA[National Science Week sees ultimate science project open to pupils in Wales]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/nationalscienceweekseesultimatescienceprojectopentopupilsinwales.php News article 207351 Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:39:00 GMT <![CDATA[College of Law marks a decade of Legal Practice Course]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/collegeoflawmarksadecadeoflegalpracticecourse.php News article 206293 Wed, 18 Mar 2015 15:29:00 GMT <![CDATA[Healthcare students given a voice in raising awareness of mental health]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/healthcarestudentsgivenavoiceinraisingawarenessofmentalhealth.php News article 205891 Tue, 17 Mar 2015 11:26:00 GMT <![CDATA[Minister attends Swansea University to see students get inspired by Maths]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/ministerattendsswanseauniversitytoseestudentsgetinspiredbymaths.php News article 206241 Tue, 17 Mar 2015 09:38:00 GMT <![CDATA[Historic sites at risk in Syria and Iraq, warns Swansea expert]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/historicsitesatriskinsyriaandiraqwarnsswanseaexpert.php News article 202865 Wed, 11 Mar 2015 12:32:00 GMT <![CDATA[It’s never too late to teach! ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/itsnevertoolatetoteach.php News article 205533 Tue, 10 Mar 2015 17:10:00 GMT <![CDATA[Egypt Centre Night at the Museum crowned project of the year ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/egyptcentrenightatthemuseumcrownedprojectoftheyear.php News article 205707 Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:40:00 GMT <![CDATA[Technocamps Teacher Training Recognised by National Accreditation Body]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/technocampsteachertrainingrecognisedbynationalaccreditationbody.php News article 205659 Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:40:00 GMT <![CDATA[Summer school and competition bring the ancient world to life]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/summerschoolandcompetitionbringtheancientworldtolife.php News article 205609 Thu, 05 Mar 2015 10:09:00 GMT <![CDATA[Bay Campus site to be opened up to encourage careers interest]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/baycampussitetobeopeneduptoencouragecareersinterest.php News article 205475 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:39:00 GMT <![CDATA[New Pro Vice Chancellor to join Swansea University]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/newprovicechancellortojoinswanseauniversity.php News article 205195 Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:28:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University hits Enterprise Support Programme targets]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityhitsenterprisesupportprogrammetargets.php News article 204986 Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:13:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University experts prepare Greenland team for world record attempt]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityexpertspreparegreenlandteamforworldrecordattempt.php News article 204947 Fri, 20 Feb 2015 14:38:00 GMT <![CDATA[Texas exchange students touch down in Swansea ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/texasexchangestudentstouchdowninswansea.php News article 204915 Thu, 19 Feb 2015 12:31:00 GMT <![CDATA[Smoking ban will help improve child health says academic]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/smokingbanwillhelpimprovechildhealthsaysacademic.php News article 204550 Wed, 11 Feb 2015 13:24:00 GMT <![CDATA[First ever Wikipedia Edit-a-thon in Wales takes place at Swansea University]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/firsteverwikipediaedit-a-thoninwalestakesplaceatswanseauniversity.php News article 204108 Mon, 09 Feb 2015 10:24:00 GMT <![CDATA[Celebrating Success in the Stonewall Workplace Equality Index]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/celebratingsuccessinthestonewallworkplaceequalityindex.php News article 204328 Thu, 05 Feb 2015 11:17:00 GMT <![CDATA[Conserving miners’ history for all to see, thanks to new grant for archives]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/conservingminershistoryforalltoseethankstonewgrantforarchives.php News article 202881 Tue, 03 Feb 2015 11:29:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea research supports Greenland ice cap world record attempt]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swansearesearchsupportsgreenlandicecapworldrecordattempt.php News article 202659 Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:49:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea wins Customer Service Excellence Award]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseawinscustomerserviceexcellenceaward.php News article 203356 Tue, 13 Jan 2015 11:59:00 GMT