Month: February 2018

UEB, 26 February 2018

Posted on 26 February 2018 by Mairwen Harris

UEB received a verbal update on the current industrial action and the forthcoming meeting of the Expert Group, being convened by Professor Holford, and meeting on Friday. It was noted that a recent student protest had taken place outside the Vice-Chancellor’s office with the students asking for a divestment over three years. The draft Socially
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UEB, 19 February 2018

Posted on 19 February 2018 by Mairwen Harris

It was noted that Professor de Leeuw had visited India last week to meet with partners and discuss industrial placement opportunities. It was noted with sadness, that a member of staff from the Business School had died this morning. It was noted that Sarah Hoefflin, a Cardiff alumnae, had won a gold medal in the
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Increasing the skills of staff and students to deliver engagement

Posted on 15 February 2018 by Hywel Thomas

Colleagues across the University have been increasing their skills to deliver effective, evidenced and high-quality engagement through the Engagement capacity building programme run by Research and Innovation Services. Fully evaluated by the Engagement team, during 2016/17 the programme included the development and delivery of 14 training courses, 12 downloadable resources, creating and promoting video case
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UEB, 12 February 2018

Posted on 12 February 2018 by Mairwen Harris

Dr Tim Bradshaw attended the first part of the meeting. He noted that was keen to ensure the Russell Group represented the Welsh perspective.  Other current issues for the Russell Group included the post-18 funding review in England, Brexit, UKRI and governance matters. It was noted that Court had been well received and the exhibition
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BME+ Book Club Cafe

Posted on 12 February 2018 by Karen Holford

On 25 January I was delighted to be invited to speak at the launch of the Black and Minority Ethnic (BME)+ Book Club Café, a new initiative aimed at supporting diversity, promoting an open and inclusive environment whilst building helpful constructions of the BME+ student and staff experience.  This is a safe space where all
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UEB, 5 February 2018

Posted on 5 February 2018 by Mairwen Harris

UEB received a presentation from Katrina Henderson and Richard Rolfe on the transition to the new IS14001 standard. It was noted that Cardiff was the only UK university to have achieve 14001 and 18001 certification and, in order to maintain the Environmental Management System certification, we must transition to 14001:2015. UEB received a paper on
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