Understanding the giant panda
A Cardiff scientist, working with a Chinese-led team of international researchers, has helped shed new light on some of the giant panda’s unusual biological traits, including its famously restricted diet.
A masterclass in opera
One of the foremost conductors of his generation, Carlo Rizzi is to share his immense knowledge and talent with young opera stars from the International Academy of Voice at Cardiff University.
Understanding bipolar disorder
Volunteers are being invited to join celebrities Stephen Fry and Kerry Katona in helping University researchers understand how genetic and environmental factors contribute to bipolar disorder.
Gala Evening for Chinese students
Guests from the Welsh Assembly, British Council Wales, the Chinese Embassy and schools from across Cardiff joined the Lord Mayor and staff from Cardiff Confucius Institute for the 2010 Chinese New Year Gala.
Prospective postgraduate students looking for funds to examine how the UK is dealing with and responding to the richness and challenges of multiculturalism are being urged to sign-up for a new scholarship opportunity.
The diversity of the University’s student community will be celebrated at an event that aims to unite different cultures and highlight the talents of Cardiff students from around the world.
Is local best?
Does local food have a lower carbon footprint than non-local food? Measurement of greenhouse gas emissions from food supply chains suggests that this may not always be true, according to a guest speaker at the University.