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Classics Summer School at Lampeter

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UWTSD Student Wins the Bridport Prize

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Materiality of Foodstuffs – publication by UWTSD staff

Hello, my name is Ozzie Major, I have been a member of the fencing club for the last two years and am now the current president of the Lampeter university fencing club, here is a short summary of our time competing in Bangor. Earlier this month, the Lampeter university fencing club was invited up to […]

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Helo, fy enw i yw Ozzie Major. Dwi wedi bod yn aelod o’r clwb cleddyfa am y ddwy flynedd ddiwethaf a bellach fi yw llywydd presennol clwb cleddyfa prifysgol Llambed. Dyma grynodeb byr o’n hamser yn cystadlu ym Mangor. Yn gynharach yn y  mis, gwahoddwyd clwb cleddyfa prifysgol Llambed i dwrnamaint cleddyfa agored prifysgolion Cymru. […]

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This blog post is by our very own Christopher Fleming, a PhD student with the Faculty of Humanities at UWTSD, who earlier this month attended the Annual Meeting of Postgraduates in Ancient History.   On 17th March 2018, I was delighted to represent UWTSD at the Annual Meeting of Postgraduates in Ancient History (AMPAH) as […]

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We are a small group of first year undergraduates who volunteered to help archive the footage and audio files about the Kogi that Alan Ereira left to the university. He is a British historian, documentary filmmaker, author and Professor of Practice of University of Wales Trinity Saint David. None of the data has been seen […]

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In this blog post we are finding out more about one of the newest members of staff at UWTSD, Dr Tim Baylor, Lecturer in Theology and Religion   Where were you before you came to UWTSD?  I am originally from the United States, where I served as a Christian minister for several years. For the […]

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St Dwynwen With St Dwynwen’s Day / Dydd Santes Dwynwen (the Welsh equivalent of St Valentine’s Day), only a few days away (January 25th), we wanted to find out more about the Welsh patron saint of lovers from Celtic Studies lecturer at UWTSD Lampeter, Professor Jane Cartwright. Who was St Dwynwen?: Dwynwen, the patron saint […]

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A range of workshops were run by Classicists and Ancient Historians from the Faculty of Humanities, including Dr Matthew Cobb, Dr Brenda Llewellyn Ihssen, Dr Fiona Mitchell, Dr Ruth Parkes and Dr Kyle Erickson. Closely allied to the OCR Classical Studies syllabus, these workshops covered themes as diverse as ‘heroic masculinity in art’ to the […]

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A conference entitled ‘Ethical Approaches to Peaceful Coexistence’ held in Cardiff recently aimed to identify practical ways in which communities locally and globally can build on shared values.The conference was a collaboration between the University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD), the Muslim Council of Wales (MCW) and the Saudi-based Knowledge Exchange Programme (KEP) and […]

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In this blog, we are finding out more about one our newest members of staff at UWTSD, Dr Angus Slater, Lecturer in Theology and Religious Studies. Where were you before you came to UWTSD?   Before coming to UWTSD, I had studied for my undergraduate and postgraduate degrees at Lancaster University in the northwest of England. […]

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