UWTSD is the proud home of the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives (RBLA). The RBLA has in its collections 35,000 early printed works, 8 medieval manuscripts, around 100 post medieval manuscripts, and 69 incunabula. The RBLA is open not only to researchers but also to all of our students, undergraduate and postgraduate. Students in history and […]

History

A University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) student has won the prestigious Bridport Prize. Kathy Miles, a student on the MA Creative Writing course at UWTSD Lampeter achieved first place in the poems category. The mission of the Bridport Prize is to encourage emerging writers and promote literary excellence through its competition structure. It […]

English & Creative Writing

Professor Gideon Shelach visited UWTSD from the 15th-17th February and gave two talks to the research community here at the Lampeter campus. Professor Shelach, an eminent archaeologist at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, carries out research into the origins of agriculture and sedentary communities in Northeast China. During his visit Professor Shelach delivered the Roderic […]

Ancient World

One of the great delights of Lampeter campus students and academics is the pre-eminent position of Lampeter in the history of Welsh Rugby. The 2015 /2016 season is the 150th anniversary of the first competitive rugby match ever played in Wales. The game was played on the University’s playing fields in the town and the […]

Humanities

Dr Nicholas Campion, a distinguished academic from the University of Wales Trinity Saint David has recently published his latest work, ‘The New Age in the Modern West: Counterculture, Utopia and Prophecy from the Late Eighteenth Century to the Present Day. A senior lecturer in the School of Archaeology, History and Anthropology and Director of the […]

Archaeology

Anthropology leads on sustainability within the Humanities. Anthropology lecturer, Luci Attala, won in November 2015 the prestigious Green Gown award for her work in embedding sustainability in the Anthropology curriculum. Find out more about the awards at the UWTSD Press Release. And don’t miss out on Luci and her students in the video below:

Anthropology

Our distance learners come from all over the globe and study post-graduate degrees from Certificates to PhDs. Dr Timothy Mallard here speaks of his experience as a distance PhD student at UWTSD at his graduation in summer 2015. Dr Mallard graduated with a PhD in Christian Ethics, and was supervised by Professors Densil Morgan and […]

Religion

Last Saturday the School of Classics went on its annual autumn day trip. Whereas last year we stayed on our side of the border and explored Caerleon and Caerwent, this year we ventured a little further afield to the Roman Baths of Bath Spa. This gave students taking Dr Ralph Haeussler’s Britain in the Western […]

Ancient World