Our engagement work in action
Universities are complex. Traditionally seen as centres of critical
inquiry and free-thinking, they remain at the forefront of the
quest to further knowledge and pass to future generations.
“We must demonstrate our relevance
to the communities and people of
Wales. This is arguably one of the
less well-understood aspects of any
Professor Hywel Thomas
“ Our research matters because the
best of it changes lives for the better.
Universities are not ivory towers as
many would like to suggest.
Our research has a direct bearing on
policy and policy change and this, in
turn, has a direct effect on people’s
However, for many, universities and
the work we do remains distant and
remote and ‘simply not for them’.
Introduction Universities are complex. Tr
Tribute to Bill John University Pro-Chanc
Nurturing community journalism Community
Creating a South East Wales City-
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Wales for Africa
WALES FOR AFRICA Staff help maintain Cardiff
Hadyn Ellis Building opened The Univers
Supporting Communities Plans to develop c
Major award for pioneering research centre
Meet the Team: The Security Team Foiling an
Cardiff People - Bruce Etherington I joined Cardi
Corporate Social Responsibility policy launch