Board member news

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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National Software Academy

Posted on 8 January 2018 by Rudolf Allemann

In December I had the pleasure of visiting the National Software Academy (NSA) in Newport. Having been aware of the success of the Academy and heard so much about the unique teaching approach I was keen to see the NSA for myself. The National Software Academy is an exciting initiative by Cardiff University, in partnership
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Images of Research

Posted on 3 January 2018 by Nora de Leeuw

The annual Doctoral Academy event, Images of Research, delivered again a visually captivating and truly inspiring display of the breadth and exceptional quality of research being undertaken at our University. What I also witnessed were lively conversations between our early career researchers across the disciplines, academic staff and professional services. The Doctoral Academy has a
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Our 2016/17 Financial Statements

Posted on 19 December 2017 by Robert Williams

First of all, let me wish you all a very happy Christmas and a prosperous new year. I’d like to thank colleagues for their hard work and commitment during my first six months here. It’s been a highly enjoyable and rewarding period getting to grips with the University while helping pave the way for our
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My first six months

Posted on 8 November 2017 by Rudolf Allemann

During my first months as Pro Vice-Chancellor, College of Physical Sciences and Engineering, I have visited all of our seven Schools and enjoyed speaking to colleagues and students, as well as being shown research and teaching facilities. I am impressed by the many cutting-edge developments in our Schools. As the new academic year takes hold,
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Friends of Enfys

Posted on 25 August 2017 by Karen Holford

I will soon be reading through our submission to the Stonewall Workplace Equality Index. The submission allows us to measure our commitment to LGBT equality and to assess where we need to focus in order to reinforce our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion. The work we do in this area has really struck a
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