Board member news

Visit of the Italian Ambassador

Posted on 16 October 2014 by Hywel Thomas

Cardiff University students had an opportunity to meet the Italian Ambassador on his visit to the University today. Mr Pasquale Terracciano visited the School of Modern Languages as part of celebrations to commemorate Italy taking over the revolving presidency of the EU. It was a wonderful occasion and the Ambassador was truly impressed by the
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Academic Promotions Reception

Posted on 6 October 2014 by Elizabeth Treasure

This evening I attended a reception for academic staff who were promoted during 2013/14.  The Vice-Chancellor gave a warm welcome and congratulated our guests. The evening was spent meeting staff and networking. It is always a joy to attend such events and to celebrate the success of our staff. Congratulations to all of you who
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The Cardiff Woman

Posted on 25 September 2014 by Karen Holford

Professor Karen Holford – The Cardiff Woman At the end of September I hosted the inaugural “Cardiff Woman” event.  This was the first in a series of events that aims to enable networking and discussion on topics that impact women in higher education. It was great to be able to open the event with the
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UCAS Strategy Day

Posted on 25 September 2014 by Elizabeth Treasure

I attended the UCAS Strategy Day with the Vice-Chancellor today. At the meeting, held at the University of London, we reflected on the strategy for 2010-2015 and reminded ourselves exactly how much the context and external environment has changed since its inception. Much of the day was spent looking at a new strategy for 2015-2020
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Clinical Board Summit

Posted on 24 September 2014 by Elizabeth Treasure

Today I attended the Cardiff and Vale University Health Board Clinical Board Summit. This event was held at City Hall. The Summit was followed by the Annual General Meeting in the evening. For more information on Board members or the University Health Board see their website.
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GW4 meetings

Posted on 11 September 2014 by Elizabeth Treasure

I travelled to Exeter University today to meet with colleagues from our GW4 alliance for a Board meeting. We agreed to develop a five year strategy for the alliance. In the afternoon I sat on the GW4 Building Communities workstream panel to review the initiator and accelerator fund applications. It was agreed to award funding
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