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Swansea University 15 <![CDATA[University leaps up the Guardian University League Table]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universityleapsuptheguardianuniversityleaguetable.php News article 236327 Mon, 23 May 2016 15:18:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University wins UK education award]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitywinsukeducationaward.php News article 236286 Fri, 20 May 2016 16:35:00 GMT <![CDATA[Five Swansea University authors shortlisted for the Wales Book of the Year 2016]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/fiveswanseauniversityauthorsshortlistedforthewalesbookoftheyear2016.php News article 236231 Thu, 19 May 2016 16:19:00 GMT <![CDATA[Relationships key to mental health recovery, says new study]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/relationshipskeytomentalhealthrecoverysaysnewstudy.php News article 236214 Thu, 19 May 2016 10:21:00 GMT <![CDATA[PhD researcher on a mission to save orphaned sloths in Costa Rica]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/phdresearcheronamissiontosaveorphanedslothsincostarica.php News article 234449 Wed, 18 May 2016 15:04:00 GMT <![CDATA[EarthChar collaboration leads to first accredited biochar product achieved in the UK market]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/earthcharcollaborationleadstofirstaccreditedbiocharproductachievedintheukmarket.php News article 236142 Wed, 18 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea academic wins prestigious prize]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseaacademicwinsprestigiousprize.php News article 235680 Mon, 16 May 2016 14:09:00 GMT <![CDATA[New book explores the Changing Experiences of Migrant Women Ageing in London]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/newbookexploresthechangingexperiencesofmigrantwomenageinginlondon.php News article 234553 Mon, 16 May 2016 09:38:00 GMT <![CDATA[Grief is the Thing with Feathers wins £30,000 International Dylan Thomas Prize in partnership with Swansea University]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/griefisthethingwithfeatherswins30000internationaldylanthomasprizeinpartnershipwithswanseauniversity.php News article 235468 Sat, 14 May 2016 15:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[Planning application registered for Swansea’s new £31m world-class computer science hub]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/planningapplicationregisteredforswanseasnew31mworld-classcomputersciencehub.php News article 235476 Fri, 13 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Professional Services teams achieve Customer Service Excellence Standard again]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/professionalservicesteamsachievecustomerserviceexcellencestandardagain.php News article 235470 Fri, 13 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[A defining moment for Wales: University urges politicians to act fast to back innovation in steel]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/adefiningmomentforwalesuniversityurgespoliticianstoactfasttobackinnovationinsteel.php News article 235429 Thu, 12 May 2016 22:15:00 GMT <![CDATA[Support from the Big Lottery helps Discovery Student Volunteering Swansea celebrate its 50th anniversary ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/supportfromthebiglotteryhelpsdiscoverystudentvolunteeringswanseacelebrateits50thanniversary.php News article 235406 Thu, 12 May 2016 13:42:00 GMT <![CDATA[Expert to donate Dylan Thomas papers to British Library ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/experttodonatedylanthomaspaperstobritishlibrary.php News article 235394 Thu, 12 May 2016 13:13:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University celebrates Europe Day 2016]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitycelebrateseuropeday2016.php News article 234712 Thu, 12 May 2016 11:05:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University launches its new research Centre for Biomathematics]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitylaunchesitsnewresearchcentreforbiomathematics.php News article 235267 Wed, 11 May 2016 15:39:00 GMT <![CDATA[ University to host 150 ft fancy dress charity abseil ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universitytohost150ftfancydresscharityabseil.php News article 234042 Thu, 05 May 2016 11:20:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University celebrates funding success to help students and staff Go Global]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitycelebratesfundingsuccesstohelpstudentsandstaffgoglobal.php News article 234534 Wed, 04 May 2016 14:56:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University Professor recognised for his important work on molecular biology and lipid research]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityprofessorrecognisedforhisimportantworkonmolecularbiologyandlipidresearch.php News article 234396 Tue, 03 May 2016 11:32:00 GMT <![CDATA[Charity secures free heart screening for young people in Wales ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/charitysecuresfreeheartscreeningforyoungpeopleinwales.php News article 234334 Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:51:00 GMT <![CDATA[Medical School’s gender equality improvement recognised with Athena SWAN Silver Award ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/medicalschoolsgenderequalityimprovementrecognisedwithathenaswansilveraward.php News article 234271 Thu, 28 Apr 2016 00:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[Further accolade for Swansea in the UK Complete University Guide 2017]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/furtheraccoladeforswanseaintheukcompleteuniversityguide2017.php News article 234118 Mon, 25 Apr 2016 15:57:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea 16 Cardiff 10 – rugby victory rounds off 20th Varsity ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swansea16cardiff10rugbyvictoryroundsoff20thvarsity.php News article 233919 Thu, 21 Apr 2016 11:36:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea Professors elected Fellows of the Learned Society of Wales]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseaprofessorselectedfellowsofthelearnedsocietyofwales.php News article 233841 Wed, 20 Apr 2016 00:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[University’s SAS Lettings wins ESTAS Letting Agents of the Year: Wales (voted by Tenants)]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universityssaslettingswinsestaslettingagentsoftheyearwalesvotedbytenants.php News article 233891 Wed, 20 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[£31m EU boost for world-class computer science hub in Swansea]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/31meuboostforworld-classcomputersciencehubinswansea.php News article 231855 Wed, 20 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University shortlisted in three categories in the 2016 Student Nursing Times Awards ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityshortlistedinthreecategoriesinthe2016studentnursingtimesawards.php News article 231066 Tue, 19 Apr 2016 15:32:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea student Amy heads to Famelab 2016 Grand Final]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseastudentamyheadstofamelab2016grandfinal.php News article 233788 Mon, 18 Apr 2016 12:17:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University HR leader wins WomenSpire award]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityhrleaderwinswomenspireaward.php News article 230901 Fri, 15 Apr 2016 12:10:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea students’ selection for FAW UEFA Champions League ‘Cardiff 2017 Internship Programme’]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseastudentsselectionforfawuefachampionsleaguecardiff2017internshipprogramme.php News article 233761 Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Steel is a 21st century industry - Swansea research on tomorrow's technologies]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/steelisa21stcenturyindustry-swansearesearchontomorrowstechnologies.php News article 233642 Thu, 14 Apr 2016 12:55:00 GMT <![CDATA[University shortlisted for THELMA award for Outstanding Leadership & Management ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universityshortlistedforthelmaawardforoutstandingleadershipmanagement.php News article 233407 Thu, 07 Apr 2016 11:25:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University’s Professor of Entrepreneurship receives highest European Accolade]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitysprofessorofentrepreneurshipreceiveshighesteuropeanaccolade.php News article 233381 Wed, 06 Apr 2016 14:50:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University wins the AUDE Estates and Facilities Team of the Year Award for development of Bay Campus]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitywinstheaudeestatesandfacilitiesteamoftheyearawardfordevelopmentofbaycampus.php News article 233384 Wed, 06 Apr 2016 12:37:00 GMT <![CDATA[Partnership working encourages pupils to learn languages]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/partnershipworkingencouragespupilstolearnlanguages.php News article 233339 Wed, 06 Apr 2016 09:32:00 GMT <![CDATA[University launches ancient languages summer school 2016]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universitylaunchesancientlanguagessummerschool2016.php News article 232823 Mon, 04 Apr 2016 11:07:00 GMT <![CDATA[Baby sleeping patterns: New animated film to help mums]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/babysleepingpatternsnewanimatedfilmtohelpmums.php News article 231604 Mon, 04 Apr 2016 10:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[Student to launch listening service for victims of sexual assault]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/studenttolaunchlisteningserviceforvictimsofsexualassault.php News article 231794 Mon, 04 Apr 2016 10:54:00 GMT <![CDATA[Success for Swansea student in PWC pitch competition]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/successforswanseastudentinpwcpitchcompetition.php News article 232629 Thu, 31 Mar 2016 11:43:00 GMT <![CDATA[New student team prepare for Zambia 2016]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/newstudentteamprepareforzambia2016.php News article 232484 Wed, 30 Mar 2016 14:36:00 GMT <![CDATA[Steel Horizons: globalising the history of a Welsh industry]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/steelhorizonsglobalisingthehistoryofawelshindustry.php News article 231247 Wed, 30 Mar 2016 12:52:00 GMT <![CDATA[Maesmarchog Primary School visit Swansea University for a nature day ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/maesmarchogprimaryschoolvisitswanseauniversityforanatureday.php News article 231977 Tue, 29 Mar 2016 11:39:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University research leaders selected for new health care group]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityresearchleadersselectedfornewhealthcaregroup.php News article 231888 Thu, 24 Mar 2016 12:18:00 GMT <![CDATA[Kids’ projects highlight the history of the ancient world]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/kidsprojectshighlightthehistoryoftheancientworld.php News article 231665 Thu, 24 Mar 2016 09:47:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea welcomes exchange students from three Texas universities ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseawelcomesexchangestudentsfromthreetexasuniversities.php News article 231747 Tue, 22 Mar 2016 12:43:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University beats off competition from across Britain to win award for its staff equality and diversity recruitment project]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitybeatsoffcompetitionfromacrossbritaintowinawardforitsstaffequalityanddiversityrecruitmentproject.php News article 231584 Thu, 17 Mar 2016 13:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[More women in science ‘critical for economic future of Wales’, says new report]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/morewomeninsciencecriticalforeconomicfutureofwalessaysnewreport.php News article 231181 Tue, 08 Mar 2016 11:09:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea shortlisted for Guardian Award for advancing staff equality]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseashortlistedforguardianawardforadvancingstaffequality.php News article 231147 Tue, 08 Mar 2016 09:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[£26 million EU-backed investment for solar energy initiative]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/26millioneu-backedinvestmentforsolarenergyinitiative.php News article 230796 Mon, 07 Mar 2016 15:29:00 GMT <![CDATA[Joint PhDs in pipeline as Paris –Sorbonne University visits Swansea University]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/jointphdsinpipelineasparissorbonneuniversityvisitsswanseauniversity.php News article 231104 Mon, 07 Mar 2016 14:03:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University mathematician takes his research to Parliament]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitymathematiciantakeshisresearchtoparliament.php News article 230837 Wed, 02 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea Soapbox Science call on inspiring women scientists]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseasoapboxsciencecalloninspiringwomenscientists.php News article 229544 Tue, 01 Mar 2016 09:03:00 GMT <![CDATA[World rugby sevens championships to be held in UK (Swansea) for the first time ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/worldrugbysevenschampionshipstobeheldinukswanseaforthefirsttime.php News article 229589 Tue, 23 Feb 2016 12:58:00 GMT <![CDATA[University donates furniture to local charities]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/universitydonatesfurnituretolocalcharities.php News article 229259 Thu, 11 Feb 2016 09:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Further EU investment to support advanced materials and manufacturing in Wales]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/furthereuinvestmenttosupportadvancedmaterialsandmanufacturinginwales.php News article 228670 Tue, 02 Feb 2016 14:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea Famelab 2016 winners announced ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseafamelab2016winnersannounced.php News article 228500 Thu, 28 Jan 2016 14:50:00 GMT <![CDATA[Degree honours for individuals from the worlds of sport; engineering and the arts]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/degreehonoursforindividualsfromtheworldsofsportengineeringandthearts.php News article 228337 Tue, 26 Jan 2016 14:39:00 GMT <![CDATA[2015 - a very successful year for Residential Services’ charity collection campaign. ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/2015-averysuccessfulyearforresidentialservicescharitycollectioncampaign.php News article 228251 Mon, 25 Jan 2016 15:13:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University ranks among the top 200 elite ‘international’ universities]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityranksamongthetop200eliteinternationaluniversities.php News article 226365 Wed, 20 Jan 2016 15:46:00 GMT <![CDATA[Young people say listen to Minister on mental health]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/youngpeoplesaylistentoministeronmentalhealth.php News article 226639 Wed, 20 Jan 2016 15:25:00 GMT <![CDATA[Longlist announced for 2016 International Dylan Thomas Prize]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/longlistannouncedfor2016internationaldylanthomasprize.php News article 226555 Wed, 20 Jan 2016 13:10:00 GMT <![CDATA[Leading Korean research university delegation visits Swansea ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/leadingkoreanresearchuniversitydelegationvisitsswansea.php News article 226392 Thu, 14 Jan 2016 17:31:00 GMT <![CDATA[£14m EU backed boost for advanced engineering in Wales]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/14meubackedboostforadvancedengineeringinwales.php News article 225656 Thu, 07 Jan 2016 06:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University scores hat trick in Top 100 research articles]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityscoreshattrickintop100researcharticles.php News article 225085 Mon, 14 Dec 2015 15:56:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University academic campaigns to protect elderly in Wales]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityacademiccampaignstoprotectelderlyinwales.php News article 224962 Mon, 14 Dec 2015 06:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University showcases its social sciences research ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityshowcasesitssocialsciencesresearch.php News article 223958 Thu, 26 Nov 2015 16:08:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University Engineering student crowned Young Sustainability Champion]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityengineeringstudentcrownedyoungsustainabilitychampion.php News article 223924 Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:37:00 GMT <![CDATA[New opportunities for students thanks to partnership with Santander ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/newopportunitiesforstudentsthankstopartnershipwithsantander.php News article 223902 Thu, 26 Nov 2015 07:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[Championing children’s rights in times of austerity]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/championingchildrensrightsintimesofausterity.php News article 223252 Thu, 12 Nov 2015 14:11:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University academics shortlisted in international ‘Oscars’ for Higher Education Innovation]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityacademicsshortlistedininternationaloscarsforhighereducationinnovation.php News article 223096 Tue, 10 Nov 2015 14:22:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea becomes second UK university to achieve Corporate Accreditation status ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseabecomessecondukuniversitytoachievecorporateaccreditationstatus.php News article 222231 Wed, 28 Oct 2015 11:48:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea is top in Wales, top 20 in UK, for graduates getting professional-level jobs]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseaistopinwalestop20inukforgraduatesgettingprofessional-leveljobs.php News article 222027 Fri, 23 Oct 2015 17:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea writer wins PEN international new voices award 2015 ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseawriterwinspeninternationalnewvoicesaward2015.php News article 221675 Fri, 16 Oct 2015 16:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[Action needed to address the growing housing crisis for older people in Wales]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/actionneededtoaddressthegrowinghousingcrisisforolderpeopleinwales.php News article 220182 Mon, 28 Sep 2015 10:09:00 GMT <![CDATA[Pupils from across South West Wales graduate from Summer University scheme]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/pupilsfromacrosssouthwestwalesgraduatefromsummeruniversityscheme.php News article 219777 Tue, 22 Sep 2015 16:48:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University in line for Times Higher prize for Dylan Thomas centenary campaign]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversityinlinefortimeshigherprizefordylanthomascentenarycampaign.php News article 219383 Wed, 16 Sep 2015 11:25:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University to host the 2016 British Science Festival]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitytohostthe2016britishsciencefestival.php News article 218870 Fri, 11 Sep 2015 00:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University draws on Commando Joe’s army intervention programme for launch of new scheme in Wales]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/swanseauniversitydrawsoncommandojoesarmyinterventionprogrammeforlaunchofnewschemeinwales.php News article 218695 Mon, 07 Sep 2015 13:45:00 GMT <![CDATA[2016 International Dylan Thomas Prize opens for entries]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/2016internationaldylanthomasprizeopensforentries.php News article 218308 Tue, 01 Sep 2015 16:49:00 GMT <![CDATA[Full UKCRC Registration awarded to Swansea University Medical School to run multi-centre clinical trials]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/fullukcrcregistrationawardedtoswanseauniversitymedicalschooltorunmulti-centreclinicaltrials.php News article 217963 Wed, 26 Aug 2015 09:44:00 GMT <![CDATA[George Osborne invites Swansea University sports scientist to Downing Street]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/georgeosborneinvitesswanseauniversitysportsscientisttodowningstreet.php News article 217829 Mon, 24 Aug 2015 11:51:00 GMT