News from Wrexham Glyndwr University – University holds final open day of 2019

By |2019-11-05T14:04:54+00:00November 5th, 2019|Education, Features|

Places are still available for Wrexham Glyndwr University’s final open day of 2019 – which takes place this weekend. The day, on November 9,  offers prospective students the chance to see the university’s facilities – including recently updated teaching and social learning spaces which have been completed under the [...]

News from Wrexham Glyndwr University: Senior academics welcome report on the future of Wales’ justice system

By |2019-11-03T15:33:10+00:00November 3rd, 2019|Education, Features|

SENIOR WREXHAM GLYNDWR UNIVERSITY ACADEMICS WELCOME REPORT ON THE FUTURE OF WALES’ JUSTICE SYSTEM   Senior academics at Wrexham Glyndwr University have welcomed the publication of a report on the future of the justice system in Wales. The report was written by a commission headed by former Lord Chief [...]

News from Wrexham Glyndwr University: Graduation ceremonies for 2019 conclude at Wrexham Glyndwr University

By |2019-11-03T15:26:14+00:00November 3rd, 2019|Education, Features|

WREXHAM GLYNDŴR GRADUATION 2019 CEREMONIES CONCLUDE   The final day of Wrexham Glyndwr University’s 2019 graduation ceremonies has concluded. Students studying Art and Design, Media and Communications Technology, Humanities and Computing courses received their awards in this morning’s ceremony in the William Aston Hall at the university’s Plas Coch [...]

Wrexham Glyndwr University – Day 1 Graduation Ceremonies

By |2019-11-03T15:24:06+00:00November 3rd, 2019|Education, Features|

FIRST DAY OF 2019 GRADUATION CEREMONIES HELD AT WREXHAM GLYNDWR UNIVERSITY   Hundreds of Wrexham Glyndwr University students have celebrated their graduation today as the first day of 2019 ceremonies were held at the institution. The students, from Health, Social Science, Business and Psychology undergraduate and postgraduate courses, gained [...]

News for Wrexham Glyndwr University: Pioneering research helping people with rare conditions aided by Wrexham Glyndwr University students

By |2019-10-29T10:38:41+00:00October 29th, 2019|Education, Features|

A pioneering company which helps people with rare conditions has partnered with Wrexham Glyndwr University students as part of a study into a condition affecting young people. The partnership was one of several which the university has developed with Aparito, a wearable technology company whose work helps people across [...]

Wrexham Glyndwr University: Media Advisory: Graduation Ceremonies next week

By |2019-10-25T11:30:03+00:00October 25th, 2019|Education, Features|

Ceremony A Wednesday 30th Oct 19  AM Health; Social Science David Jones Ceremony B Wednesday 30th Oct 19  PM Business; Psychology Nazir Afzal Ceremony C Thursday 31st Oct 19 AM Applied Science; Built Environment; Engineering Professor Sharon Baurley Ceremony D Thursday 31st Oct 19 PM Education; Land Based Studies; [...]

Top chef’s new food academy stirs up interest in the hospitality industry

By |2019-10-18T16:58:29+00:00October 18th, 2019|Education, Features|

A FOOD academy launched by one of the UK’s top chefs is stirring up interest in the hospitality industry. Bryn Williams is giving young people the opportunity to train for a career in the sector – where there is huge demand for skilled workers – at his Porth Eirias [...]

Leading pet retailer to reward loyal customers with VIP scheme

By |2019-10-17T09:59:19+00:00October 17th, 2019|Education, Features|

PETPLACE is launching a VIP scheme to reward loyal customers with more creature comforts. The leading independent pet retailer has enjoyed a busy year, taking on new staff and achieving a five-star hygiene rating at its revolutionary coffee bar, play park and cinema in Abergele. The company had earlier [...]

News from Wrexham Glyndwr University – Cups campaign helps cut landfill waste

By |2019-10-17T09:56:10+00:00October 17th, 2019|Education, Features|

WREXHAM GLYNDWR UNIVERSITY CUPS CAMPAIGN HELPS CUT LANDFILL WASTE   Enjoying a cuppa at Wrexham Glyndŵr University is helping staff and students do their bit for the environment. As part of a drive to cut down on the amount of waste being sent to landfill, the university has worked [...]

Coleg Cambria volunteers clean-up streets and rivers of Deeside for community event

By |2019-10-22T10:56:27+00:00October 16th, 2019|Education, Features|

VOLUNTEERS from Coleg Cambria took part in a clean-up of streets and rivers in north east Wales. The Big Dee Day saw more than 50 work-based learning staff from the college spend hours tidying up areas of Deeside. Focusing on the River Dee, they picked up litter, pulled up [...]

News from Wrexham Glyndwr University – Leading Civil Engineer’s praise for Wrexham Glyndwr University staff and students

By |2019-10-16T11:05:49+00:00October 16th, 2019|Education, Features|

The President of the UK’s top Civil Engineering body has praised the achievements of Wrexham Glyndwr University graduates and staff at a special ceremony. Andrew Wyllie CBE, the President of the Institution of Civil Engineers, presented awards to the University’s latest round of graduates during the event, where he [...]

News from Wrexham Glyndwr University: Fresh technology ideas win students international computing prizes

By |2019-10-16T09:16:40+00:00October 16th, 2019|Education, Features|

Fresh ideas about how the Internet of Things can be used to benefit the world have won top prizes for computing students from Wrexham Glyndwr University in an international competition.  Third-year Computer Science students Sam Bagley and Joshua Hayes took first and second place in the Green IT 2019 [...]