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Swansea University 15 <![CDATA[Swansea University achieves its highest ever position in UK league tables]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityachievesitshighesteverpositioninukleaguetables.php News article 274036 Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:53:00 GMT <![CDATA[Richard Burton’s legacy lives on]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/richardburtonslegacyliveson.php News article 274027 Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:39:00 GMT <![CDATA[Associate Professor of Social Sciences becomes a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/associateprofessorofsocialsciencesbecomesaprincipalfellowofthehighereducationacademy.php News article 274043 Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[HAPPY BIRTHDAY 360 - Celebrating 5 years of fun ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/happybirthday360-celebrating5yearsoffun.php News article 273914 Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:53:00 GMT <![CDATA[Events planned to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the death of poet Vernon Watkins]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/eventsplannedtocommemoratethe50thanniversaryofthedeathofpoetvernonwatkins.php News article 274003 Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Can spending time in parks, woodlands and beaches improve our mental health?]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/canspendingtimeinparkswoodlandsandbeachesimproveourmentalhealth.php News article 273918 Thu, 21 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University shortlisted in Santander Cycles University Challenge]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityshortlistedinsantandercyclesuniversitychallenge.php News article 273873 Wed, 20 Sep 2017 15:56:00 GMT <![CDATA[Computational Foundry partners with Google and Microsoft to sponsor leading international technology conference]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/computationalfoundrypartnerswithgoogleandmicrosofttosponsorleadinginternationaltechnologyconference.php News article 273625 Wed, 20 Sep 2017 09:55:00 GMT <![CDATA[Out of the Shadows: Conference for South Wales pupils about covert action in the intelligence world]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/outoftheshadowsconferenceforsouthwalespupilsaboutcovertactionintheintelligenceworld.php News article 273849 Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[New data platform promises ‘step change’ in young people’s mental health research]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/newdataplatformpromisesstepchangeinyoungpeoplesmentalhealthresearch.php News article 273524 Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[The Oriel Science Future Wall Live on Twitter]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/theorielsciencefuturewallliveontwitter.php News article 273439 Wed, 13 Sep 2017 12:17:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea’s Arts and Humanities excels in the latest world subject rankings]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseasartsandhumanitiesexcelsinthelatestworldsubjectrankings.php News article 273402 Wed, 13 Sep 2017 10:52:00 GMT <![CDATA[Mathematics Professor’s prestigious £75K five-year Wolfson Research Merit Award]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/mathematicsprofessorsprestigious75kfive-yearwolfsonresearchmeritaward.php News article 273409 Wed, 13 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University Employability Academy Success at National Conference]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityemployabilityacademysuccessatnationalconference.php News article 272976 Tue, 12 Sep 2017 12:48:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea Science Festival - a legacy to be proud of]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseasciencefestival-alegacytobeproudof.php News article 272938 Tue, 12 Sep 2017 12:44:00 GMT <![CDATA[University Professor presents S4C series that highlights the effects of climate change]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universityprofessorpresentss4cseriesthathighlightstheeffectsofclimatechange.php News article 272918 Mon, 11 Sep 2017 13:45:00 GMT <![CDATA[The good, the bad and the unknown: how online activity influences self-harm and suicide in young people]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/thegoodthebadandtheunknownhowonlineactivityinfluencesself-harmandsuicideinyoungpeople.php News article 273532 Mon, 11 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[National Research Network (NRN) in Advanced Engineering and Materials (AEM) to host First Major Engineering Event for Wales on industry academia collaboration]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/nationalresearchnetworknrninadvancedengineeringandmaterialsaemtohostfirstmajorengineeringeventforwalesonindustryacademiacollaboration.php News article 272592 Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University excels in new Times Higher Education rankings]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityexcelsinnewtimeshighereducationrankings.php News article 272274 Tue, 05 Sep 2017 16:16:00 GMT <![CDATA[Bowel cancer research in Wales boosted by Livery Company award]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/bowelcancerresearchinwalesboostedbyliverycompanyaward.php News article 271828 Tue, 29 Aug 2017 10:18:00 GMT <![CDATA[Medical School students’ ideas win $20,000 research funding on US visit ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/medicalschoolstudentsideaswin20000researchfundingonusvisit.php News article 271743 Fri, 25 Aug 2017 08:50:00 GMT <![CDATA[Inspiring Swansea University geographer shortlisted for national leadership award]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/inspiringswanseauniversitygeographershortlistedfornationalleadershipaward.php News article 271665 Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[Chemistry at Swansea University finally coming to fruition after thirteen years.]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/chemistryatswanseauniversityfinallycomingtofruitionafterthirteenyears.php News article 271349 Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:04:00 GMT <![CDATA[Houston space mission for Llandeilo student]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/houstonspacemissionforllandeilostudent.php News article 269733 Tue, 15 Aug 2017 09:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[Make public toilets dementia-friendly: experts call for better design and signage]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/makepublictoiletsdementia-friendlyexpertscallforbetterdesignandsignage.php News article 271166 Fri, 11 Aug 2017 15:28:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea moves up into UK top 15 for graduate job prospects]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseamovesupintouktop15forgraduatejobprospects.php News article 271164 Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:51:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University student wins prestigious national award]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitystudentwinsprestigiousnationalaward.php News article 270859 Thu, 10 Aug 2017 13:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea-Tsinghua Joint Workshop for Computational Engineering revisits Swansea]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swansea-tsinghuajointworkshopforcomputationalengineeringrevisitsswansea.php News article 270497 Mon, 07 Aug 2017 15:57:00 GMT <![CDATA[New funding to help global burns treatment and research]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/newfundingtohelpglobalburnstreatmentandresearch.php News article 268956 Mon, 07 Aug 2017 12:12:00 GMT <![CDATA[Turning Indian villages into solar power stations: £7 million award for Swansea-led project ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/turningindianvillagesintosolarpowerstations7millionawardforswansea-ledproject.php News article 270549 Wed, 02 Aug 2017 13:35:00 GMT <![CDATA[Green fingered students help in community and campus]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/greenfingeredstudentshelpincommunityandcampus.php News article 270486 Wed, 02 Aug 2017 11:42:00 GMT <![CDATA[Plans for new £30m state-of-the-art Student Activity Centre to enhance student experience revealed]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/plansfornew30mstate-of-the-artstudentactivitycentretoenhancestudentexperiencerevealed.php News article 269968 Tue, 01 Aug 2017 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea academic asks governments to help increase breastfeeding rates]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseaacademicasksgovernmentstohelpincreasebreastfeedingrates.php News article 270162 Mon, 31 Jul 2017 13:33:00 GMT <![CDATA[Discovery students hold Air Show fundraiser to help volunteering projects]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/discoverystudentsholdairshowfundraisertohelpvolunteeringprojects.php News article 269645 Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:26:00 GMT <![CDATA[Celebrating the graduate class of 2017 Summer Degree and Award Congregations ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/celebratingthegraduateclassof2017summerdegreeandawardcongregations.php News article 269601 Fri, 21 Jul 2017 13:58:00 GMT <![CDATA[New life-saving defibrillators installed at Bay Campus]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/newlife-savingdefibrillatorsinstalledatbaycampus.php News article 269373 Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:44:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea professor elected to key role at prestigious European research centre]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseaprofessorelectedtokeyroleatprestigiouseuropeanresearchcentre.php News article 269238 Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:44:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University Grounds Team Wave Green Flag]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitygroundsteamwavegreenflag.php News article 269190 Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:53:00 GMT <![CDATA[SPECIFIC’s Energy-Positive Active Classroom wins ‘Innovation Award’ ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/specificsenergy-positiveactiveclassroomwinsinnovationaward.php News article 269161 Tue, 18 Jul 2017 12:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Energy-positive classroom and SPECIFIC researcher shortlisted for four awards]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/energy-positiveclassroomandspecificresearchershortlistedforfourawards.php News article 269042 Fri, 14 Jul 2017 17:40:00 GMT <![CDATA[Research as Art 2017 - winners announced]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/researchasart2017-winnersannounced.php News article 269000 Fri, 14 Jul 2017 08:02:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea writer scales new literary heights with top UK publisher]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseawriterscalesnewliteraryheightswithtopukpublisher.php News article 268955 Thu, 13 Jul 2017 10:12:00 GMT <![CDATA[The one trillion tonne iceberg: Larsen C Ice Shelf rift finally breaks through]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/theonetrilliontonneiceberglarsenciceshelfriftfinallybreaksthrough.php News article 268830 Wed, 12 Jul 2017 12:52:00 GMT <![CDATA[Collaboration to find innovative uses of shellfish waste]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/collaborationtofindinnovativeusesofshellfishwaste.php News article 267620 Wed, 12 Jul 2017 09:48:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University lecturer wins BSG Young Gastroenterologist of the Year award]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitylecturerwinsbsgyounggastroenterologistoftheyearaward.php News article 267972 Tue, 11 Jul 2017 13:25:00 GMT <![CDATA[Engineering students meet with Red Arrows team]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/engineeringstudentsmeetwithredarrowsteam.php News article 268291 Thu, 06 Jul 2017 12:34:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University is hosting the “ Diabetes and Exercise - Moving for Life” event on Saturday 8 July]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityishostingthediabetesandexercise-movingforlifeeventonsaturday8july.php News article 268125 Wed, 05 Jul 2017 09:19:00 GMT <![CDATA[How soil bacteria can protect against corrosion – award for Swansea researcher in worldwide Tata Group competition ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/howsoilbacteriacanprotectagainstcorrosionawardforswansearesearcherinworldwidetatagroupcompetition.php News article 261830 Tue, 04 Jul 2017 13:21:00 GMT <![CDATA[Welsh Ambulance Services moves its researchers to new base at Swansea University Medical School]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/welshambulanceservicesmovesitsresearcherstonewbaseatswanseauniversitymedicalschool.php News article 268043 Tue, 04 Jul 2017 13:06:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University academic looks at how ‘London is already after Brexit’]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityacademiclooksathowlondonisalreadyafterbrexit.php News article 267777 Wed, 28 Jun 2017 16:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[Academic launches prize to celebrate breastfeeding supporters]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/academiclaunchesprizetocelebratebreastfeedingsupporters.php News article 267724 Wed, 28 Jun 2017 13:08:00 GMT <![CDATA[Egypt Centre Manager Wins Independent Museums ‘Fizzers’ Prize]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/egyptcentremanagerwinsindependentmuseumsfizzersprize.php News article 267700 Wed, 28 Jun 2017 10:19:00 GMT <![CDATA[Being Human festival returns to Swansea for fourth year running]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/beinghumanfestivalreturnstoswanseaforfourthyearrunning.php News article 267257 Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[My Home Life Cymru to be hosted by Swansea University]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/myhomelifecymrutobehostedbyswanseauniversity.php News article 267455 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:21:00 GMT <![CDATA[Inspiring Swansea University Pro-Vice-Chancellor crowned STEM Pioneer Champion]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/inspiringswanseauniversitypro-vice-chancellorcrownedstempioneerchampion.php News article 267405 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 16:33:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea students' placement at one of America's top medical schools]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseastudentsplacementatoneofamericastopmedicalschools.php News article 267299 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:56:00 GMT <![CDATA[Finale for Volcano Fridays, bringing world voices to Swansea]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/finaleforvolcanofridaysbringingworldvoicestoswansea.php News article 260416 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:32:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University excels in new Teaching Excellence Framework assessment]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityexcelsinnewteachingexcellenceframeworkassessment.php News article 267318 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 09:09:00 GMT <![CDATA[University launches Swansea Science Festival programme]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universitylaunchesswanseasciencefestivalprogramme.php News article 267118 Tue, 20 Jun 2017 09:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Children’s project awarded Big Lottery Fund Boost]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/childrensprojectawardedbiglotteryfundboost.php News article 266785 Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[Egypt Centre Volunteers reach final of international Museums and Heritage Awards]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/egyptcentrevolunteersreachfinalofinternationalmuseumsandheritageawards.php News article 266673 Wed, 14 Jun 2017 17:22:00 GMT <![CDATA[Department of Adult Continuing Education & South Wales Miners’ Library Seminar Series]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/departmentofadultcontinuingeducationsouthwalesminerslibraryseminarseries.php News article 266669 Wed, 14 Jun 2017 16:32:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea nurses get to see US healthcare up close on Texas visit]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseanursesgettoseeushealthcareupcloseontexasvisit.php News article 262317 Wed, 14 Jun 2017 09:34:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University celebrates the 100th birthday of Professor Peter Thonemann]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitycelebratesthe100thbirthdayofprofessorpeterthonemann.php News article 261613 Thu, 01 Jun 2017 08:38:00 GMT <![CDATA[“Which Candidate Wales” – website allows Welsh voters to compare election candidates’ views with their own]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/whichcandidatewaleswebsiteallowswelshvoterstocompareelectioncandidatesviewswiththeirown.php News article 261530 Wed, 31 May 2017 10:04:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University academics feature at Cheltenham Science Festival]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityacademicsfeatureatcheltenhamsciencefestival.php News article 261474 Tue, 30 May 2017 11:53:00 GMT <![CDATA[80 years on from the Guernica bombing ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/80yearsonfromtheguernicabombing.php News article 259602 Thu, 25 May 2017 10:37:00 GMT <![CDATA[Faradair® announces new R&D office at Swansea University]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/faradairannouncesnewrdofficeatswanseauniversity.php News article 261270 Wed, 24 May 2017 15:08:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea High Street: new project to gather memories of its vibrant history]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseahighstreetnewprojecttogathermemoriesofitsvibranthistory.php News article 260879 Tue, 23 May 2017 10:24:00 GMT <![CDATA[Sun, sea, sand: Swansea! International students enjoy beach party]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/sunseasandswanseainternationalstudentsenjoybeachparty.php News article 260837 Tue, 23 May 2017 07:22:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea Professor awarded OBE by the Queen]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseaprofessorawardedobebythequeen.php News article 261090 Mon, 22 May 2017 11:28:00 GMT <![CDATA[University pays tribute to Chancellor, Rhodri Morgan]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universitypaystributetochancellorrhodrimorgan.php News article 260893 Thu, 18 May 2017 10:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[New exhibition highlights student volunteering in city]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/newexhibitionhighlightsstudentvolunteeringincity.php News article 260864 Wed, 17 May 2017 14:43:00 GMT <![CDATA[University spin-out launches new natural insect pest control products]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universityspin-outlaunchesnewnaturalinsectpestcontrolproducts.php News article 260679 Tue, 16 May 2017 15:52:00 GMT <![CDATA[Most Cited Desalination Article since 2012 is co-authored by Swansea Engineering Professor and his team]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/mostciteddesalinationarticlesince2012isco-authoredbyswanseaengineeringprofessorandhisteam.php News article 260801 Tue, 16 May 2017 13:16:00 GMT <![CDATA[Sports science experts prepare wounded ex-services team for 38,000 feet bike climb, with Swans' support]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/sportsscienceexpertspreparewoundedex-servicesteamfor38000feetbikeclimbwithswanssupport.php News article 260785 Tue, 16 May 2017 11:42:00 GMT <![CDATA[Honorary degree for Vice Chancellor strengthens ties with University of Houston]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/honorarydegreeforvicechancellorstrengthenstieswithuniversityofhouston.php News article 260722 Mon, 15 May 2017 12:50:00 GMT <![CDATA[New environmental film highlights sustainable energy research ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/newenvironmentalfilmhighlightssustainableenergyresearch.php News article 259489 Mon, 15 May 2017 10:28:00 GMT <![CDATA[The High Places wins £30,000 International Dylan Thomas Prize in partnership with Swansea University]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/thehighplaceswins30000internationaldylanthomasprizeinpartnershipwithswanseauniversity.php News article 260475 Wed, 10 May 2017 21:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University recognises Europe 2017]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityrecogniseseurope2017.php News article 260403 Tue, 09 May 2017 16:03:00 GMT <![CDATA[Life Sciences Network CALIN launches in Ireland and Wales]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/lifesciencesnetworkcalinlaunchesinirelandandwales.php News article 260247 Tue, 09 May 2017 14:54:00 GMT <![CDATA[Interdisciplinary Research Advisory Panel announced]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/interdisciplinaryresearchadvisorypanelannounced.php News article 259068 Tue, 09 May 2017 09:55:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University Hosts Super Veterans 5-a-side World Cup Football Tournament ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityhostssuperveterans5-a-sideworldcupfootballtournament.php News article 260169 Thu, 04 May 2017 11:33:00 GMT <![CDATA[Royal Aeronautical Society honour for Swansea engineering expert]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/royalaeronauticalsocietyhonourforswanseaengineeringexpert.php News article 260157 Thu, 04 May 2017 10:33:00 GMT <![CDATA[Senior Pro VC Professor Hilary Lappin-Scott calls for positive action to inspire next generation of women in STEM]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/seniorprovcprofessorhilarylappin-scottcallsforpositiveactiontoinspirenextgenerationofwomeninstem.php News article 258460 Wed, 03 May 2017 12:09:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University receives Royal Society of Biology Awards for its high level of achievements in bioscience]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityreceivesroyalsocietyofbiologyawardsforitshighlevelofachievementsinbioscience.php News article 260089 Wed, 03 May 2017 11:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea becomes the first bee friendly University in Wales]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseabecomesthefirstbeefriendlyuniversityinwales.php News article 257019 Wed, 03 May 2017 11:55:00 GMT <![CDATA[‘From Kings’ Valley to Kings College: the Makings of a Modern Mummy’]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/fromkingsvalleytokingscollegethemakingsofamodernmummy.php News article 259931 Tue, 02 May 2017 11:58:00 GMT <![CDATA[University accredited for biosciences courses]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universityaccreditedforbiosciencescourses.php News article 259891 Tue, 02 May 2017 10:02:00 GMT <![CDATA[Michael Williams, Lord Williams of Baglan 1949 - 2017]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/michaelwilliamslordwilliamsofbaglan1949-2017.php News article 259849 Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:54:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University Cyberterrorism researchers represent the UK at NATO Advanced Training Course on Terrorist Use of Cyberspace ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitycyberterrorismresearchersrepresenttheukatnatoadvancedtrainingcourseonterroristuseofcyberspace.php News article 259723 Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:55:00 GMT <![CDATA[University’s growing fleet of electric vehicles helps keep city’s air clean]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universitysgrowingfleetofelectricvehicleshelpskeepcitysairclean.php News article 259653 Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:33:00 GMT <![CDATA[Oriel Science workshop explores ways to help match candidates with voters in crucial elections]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/orielscienceworkshopexploreswaystohelpmatchcandidateswithvotersincrucialelections.php News article 259622 Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:21:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University continues to rise in university league tables]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitycontinuestoriseinuniversityleaguetables.php News article 259556 Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:20:00 GMT <![CDATA[Egypt Centre is proud to announce a new display case curated by its volunteers.]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/egyptcentreisproudtoannounceanewdisplaycasecuratedbyitsvolunteers.php News article 259552 Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:45:00 GMT <![CDATA[Solar technology experts featured on BBC’s Radio Wales Science Café.]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/solartechnologyexpertsfeaturedonbbcsradiowalessciencecafe.php News article 259523 Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:38:00 GMT <![CDATA[From MRI scans to nuclear medicine: local pupils get behind-the-scenes look at medical physics ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/frommriscanstonuclearmedicinelocalpupilsgetbehind-the-sceneslookatmedicalphysics.php News article 259276 Tue, 18 Apr 2017 15:57:00 GMT <![CDATA[Spain's freedom of speech repression is no joke]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/spainsfreedomofspeechrepressionisnojoke.php News article 259210 Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:22:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University selects SafeZone™ to boost security - Students to benefit from enhanced personal protection, both on and off campus]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityselectssafezonetoboostsecurity-studentstobenefitfromenhancedpersonalprotectionbothonandoffcampus.php News article 259137 Wed, 12 Apr 2017 14:11:00 GMT <![CDATA[Welsh Technoclub to Represent the UK at 2017 Robotics World Festival in St Louis, USA]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/welshtechnoclubtorepresenttheukat2017roboticsworldfestivalinstlouisusa.php News article 259117 Tue, 11 Apr 2017 14:58:00 GMT <![CDATA[Volunteers clean up at Swansea City football game]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/volunteerscleanupatswanseacityfootballgame.php News article 259104 Tue, 11 Apr 2017 14:03:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University Physics Society – Best in UK]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityphysicssocietybestinuk.php News article 259095 Tue, 11 Apr 2017 12:56:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University gets silver for its health and wellbeing promotion work ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitygetssilverforitshealthandwellbeingpromotionwork.php News article 258971 Fri, 07 Apr 2017 14:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University shortlisted for prestigious Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards (THELMA)]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityshortlistedforprestigioustimeshighereducationleadershipandmanagementawardsthelma.php News article 258910 Thu, 06 Apr 2017 15:11:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University honoured with award for helping sanctuary seekers]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityhonouredwithawardforhelpingsanctuaryseekers.php News article 258890 Thu, 06 Apr 2017 13:06:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea in top ten of best value for money UK universities]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseaintoptenofbestvalueformoneyukuniversities.php News article 258875 Thu, 06 Apr 2017 10:56:00 GMT <![CDATA[Student inspired by studies writes first children’s book]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/studentinspiredbystudieswritesfirstchildrensbook.php News article 258843 Thu, 06 Apr 2017 09:56:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University’s profile on the rise in Qatar]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitysprofileontheriseinqatar.php News article 258820 Wed, 05 Apr 2017 15:03:00 GMT <![CDATA[Record nine Swansea students win prestigious German scholarships]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/recordnineswanseastudentswinprestigiousgermanscholarships.php News article 258785 Wed, 05 Apr 2017 08:17:00 GMT <![CDATA[Solicitor to help Swansea’s ethnic community with innovative new practice]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/solicitortohelpswanseasethniccommunitywithinnovativenewpractice.php News article 258657 Mon, 03 Apr 2017 14:31:00 GMT <![CDATA[Two Royal Society awards for Swansea steel researchers]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/tworoyalsocietyawardsforswanseasteelresearchers.php News article 258543 Fri, 31 Mar 2017 07:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University celebrates new Head of Malaysian Alumni Chapter]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitycelebratesnewheadofmalaysianalumnichapter.php News article 258513 Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:07:00 GMT <![CDATA[From decapitation to positive psychology: how one nerve connects body, brain and mind]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/fromdecapitationtopositivepsychologyhowonenerveconnectsbodybrainandmind.php News article 258490 Thu, 30 Mar 2017 08:50:00 GMT <![CDATA[Welcome! Croeso! Howdy! Texas exchange students touch down in Swansea]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/welcomecroesohowdytexasexchangestudentstouchdowninswansea.php News article 258387 Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:23:00 GMT <![CDATA[International Dylan Thomas Prize announces the shortlist for 2017]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/internationaldylanthomasprizeannouncestheshortlistfor2017.php News article 258353 Tue, 28 Mar 2017 02:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[University welcomes green light for Swansea Bay City Region City Deal]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universitywelcomesgreenlightforswanseabaycityregioncitydeal.php News article 257930 Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:51:00 GMT <![CDATA[Creating meaningful and effective short breaks through Direct Payments]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/creatingmeaningfulandeffectiveshortbreaksthroughdirectpayments.php News article 257914 Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:29:00 GMT <![CDATA[Team gets muddy to raise funds for bereaved children]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/teamgetsmuddytoraisefundsforbereavedchildren.php News article 256707 Wed, 15 Mar 2017 08:35:00 GMT <![CDATA[New €6.6m EU investment in Wales and Ireland’s fisheries industry ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/new66meuinvestmentinwalesandirelandsfisheriesindustry.php News article 257458 Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:33:00 GMT <![CDATA[Engineering Networks Could Provide the Answer in Aiding Researchers with Crucial Industry Opportunities Post Academia]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/engineeringnetworkscouldprovidetheanswerinaidingresearcherswithcrucialindustryopportunitiespostacademia.php News article 257280 Fri, 10 Mar 2017 15:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[A boost for health in south west Wales: Health and Wellbeing Academy launched]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/aboostforhealthinsouthwestwaleshealthandwellbeingacademylaunched.php News article 256740 Fri, 10 Mar 2017 09:29:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University retains HR Excellence in Research Award]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityretainshrexcellenceinresearchaward.php News article 256978 Tue, 07 Mar 2017 13:11:00 GMT <![CDATA[University launches new Swansea Science Festival]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universitylaunchesnewswanseasciencefestival.php News article 256833 Tue, 07 Mar 2017 08:52:00 GMT <![CDATA[Welsh speakers everywhere can contribute to a national language resource through new app]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/welshspeakerseverywherecancontributetoanationallanguageresourcethroughnewapp.php News article 255615 Fri, 03 Mar 2017 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[From heart pumps to tomorrow’s health professionals: University innovations in spotlight for Minister’s visit]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/fromheartpumpstotomorrowshealthprofessionalsuniversityinnovationsinspotlightforministersvisit.php News article 256694 Thu, 02 Mar 2017 16:05:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University researcher wins Famelab Wales 2017]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityresearcherwinsfamelabwales2017.php News article 256686 Thu, 02 Mar 2017 15:32:00 GMT <![CDATA[£2.3m BHF Cymru research programme hosted by Medical School from this month]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/23mbhfcymruresearchprogrammehostedbymedicalschoolfromthismonth.php News article 254295 Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[Student Nursing Times Awards: Swansea team shortlisted in four categories]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/studentnursingtimesawardsswanseateamshortlistedinfourcategories.php News article 256200 Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:26:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea academics publish landmark Handbook highlighting the importance of membrane characterisation ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseaacademicspublishlandmarkhandbookhighlightingtheimportanceofmembranecharacterisation.php News article 256069 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:53:00 GMT <![CDATA[Launch of New Sport Parenting Project, supported by the EU Erasmus+ programme ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/launchofnewsportparentingprojectsupportedbytheeuerasmusprogramme.php News article 255804 Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:41:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University students awarded Ray Williams Travelling Fellowships]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitystudentsawardedraywilliamstravellingfellowships.php News article 255765 Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:03:00 GMT <![CDATA[Makeup isn't a 'lie' for people living with facial disfigurements]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/makeupisntalieforpeoplelivingwithfacialdisfigurements.php News article 255751 Thu, 16 Feb 2017 15:46:00 GMT <![CDATA[Now government must match steelworkers’ resolve ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/nowgovernmentmustmatchsteelworkersresolve.php News article 255702 Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:25:00 GMT <![CDATA[Engineering Network secures funding for vital research into diagnosis and treatment of life threatening diseases]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/engineeringnetworksecuresfundingforvitalresearchintodiagnosisandtreatmentoflifethreateningdiseases.php News article 255130 Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:52:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea Soapbox Science seeks volunteer speakers]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseasoapboxscienceseeksvolunteerspeakers.php News article 255604 Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:13:00 GMT <![CDATA[You don't have to be male to help solve the masculinity crisis]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/youdonthavetobemaletohelpsolvethemasculinitycrisis.php News article 255229 Thu, 09 Feb 2017 09:50:00 GMT <![CDATA[Britain's response to WWII child refugees puts modern society to shame]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/britainsresponsetowwiichildrefugeesputsmodernsocietytoshame.php News article 255228 Thu, 09 Feb 2017 09:47:00 GMT <![CDATA[Discovery welcomes new director and new term of student volunteering]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/discoverywelcomesnewdirectorandnewtermofstudentvolunteering.php News article 254067 Wed, 08 Feb 2017 09:48:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University LGBT+ Staff Network wins Network of the year at Stonewall Cymru Awards]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitylgbtstaffnetworkwinsnetworkoftheyearatstonewallcymruawards.php News article 255137 Tue, 07 Feb 2017 16:10:00 GMT <![CDATA[Schools shouldn't be left alone to deal with child health and well-being any longer]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/schoolsshouldntbeleftalonetodealwithchildhealthandwell-beinganylonger.php News article 252952 Tue, 07 Feb 2017 13:47:00 GMT <![CDATA[Welsh AMs find out why funding antimatter research matters at CERN visit]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/welshamsfindoutwhyfundingantimatterresearchmattersatcernvisit.php News article 255071 Mon, 06 Feb 2017 10:51:00 GMT <![CDATA[Multi-million pound FLEXIS energy project gets underway in Wales]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/multi-millionpoundflexisenergyprojectgetsunderwayinwales.php News article 255000 Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University’s College of Engineering set to expand with 18 new academic jobs ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityscollegeofengineeringsettoexpandwith18newacademicjobs.php News article 254578 Thu, 02 Feb 2017 17:20:00 GMT <![CDATA[Not long ago, there was a British European identity – so what happened?]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/notlongagotherewasabritisheuropeanidentitysowhathappened.php News article 254721 Tue, 31 Jan 2017 11:44:00 GMT <![CDATA[How steel can be a great British success story]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/howsteelcanbeagreatbritishsuccessstory.php News article 253534 Thu, 26 Jan 2017 14:26:00 GMT <![CDATA[Genes reveal how the seahorse got its snout and became a great father]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/genesrevealhowtheseahorsegotitssnoutandbecameagreatfather.php News article 252249 Wed, 25 Jan 2017 14:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[Academics call for a new law to tackle undesirable ‘contract cheating’ services offered to students ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/academicscallforanewlawtotackleundesirablecontractcheatingservicesofferedtostudents.php News article 254136 Wed, 25 Jan 2017 10:41:00 GMT <![CDATA[New insight into elusive antimatter can help unravel universe's mysteries]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/newinsightintoelusiveantimattercanhelpunraveluniversesmysteries.php News article 252334 Wed, 25 Jan 2017 08:58:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea can be where the future happens first: tidal lagoon news welcomed by Swansea University ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseacanbewherethefuturehappensfirsttidallagoonnewswelcomedbyswanseauniversity.php News article 253257 Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:38:00 GMT <![CDATA[Creepy, crawly maggots are actually a medical powerhouse]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/creepycrawlymaggotsareactuallyamedicalpowerhouse.php News article 253112 Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:38:00 GMT <![CDATA[Sport offers us a tumultuous time of ethical highs and lows]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/sportoffersusatumultuoustimeofethicalhighsandlows.php News article 252661 Wed, 04 Jan 2017 13:08:00 GMT <![CDATA[Welsh Government funds new medical post graduate diploma places]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/welshgovernmentfundsnewmedicalpostgraduatediplomaplaces.php News article 237580 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 16:59:00 GMT