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03/22/2017 at 14:19. Facebook
Max Porter, winner of the 2016 International Dylan Thomas Prize, is at Swansea’s National Waterfront Museum this evening.

Max will read from his internationally acclaimed book Grief is the Thing with Feathers, before taking part in a Q&A session chaired by Professor Dai Smith CBE.

Since winning the £30,000 International Dylan Thomas Prize for his “funny and moving” debut book, Grief is the...
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03/21/2017 at 15:06. Facebook
Swansea is the 5th for the happiest city in the UK for students - happy days!

Revealed: these are the 10 happiest cities in the UK for students

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03/20/2017 at 17:30. Facebook
We are delighted by the confirmation today of £1.3bn of funding for the Swansea Bay City Region City Deal – The Internet Coast.

Following the signing of the City Deal at the Liberty Stadium, Prime Minister Theresa May visited our Bay Campus and the School of Management, where she assembled a meeting of leaders from Welsh business and industry to discuss the Government’s Plan for...
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03/17/2017 at 10:54. Facebook
To all our Irish students and staff

"May your troubles be less
And your blessing be more
And nothing but happiness
Come through your door."

Happy St. Patrick's Day!
Calling all students! You have until 1pm on Friday 17th March to cast your votes in Swansea University Students' Union elections.

Make sure you have your say.

Swansea University Students' Union is here to support students and to make your experience the best it can be.

We are pleased to see that the new 2017 QS World University Rankings by subject are now ranking seven subjects at Swansea University – four more than in 2016!

Read more here:

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Today is International Women's Day which celebrates the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The theme for 2017 is #BeBoldForChange which urges us all to take action to forge a better, more inclusive and gender-equal working world.

As part of our International Women’s Day 2017 celebrations, each week during March we will showcase a range of successful and inspiring...
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A huge well done to the 31 mud runners from our College of Human and Health Sciences who took part in the 10K Mud Run in Margam Park at the weekend raising over £3000! ‍♀❤

The money raised will buy play and craft materials to be used in sessions for bereaved children and young people which are run at the university in the new Health and Wellbeing Academy.

You can support the team here:

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***Thank you to everyone that voted!***

We are so pleased to be shortlisted in the following categories:

• Overall (University of the Year)

• Clubs & Societies

• Course & Lecturers

• Giving Back

• International

• Postgraduate

Fingers crossed for the official 2017 Whatuni Student Rankings to be announced on 6 of April

Swansea University shortlisted for six Whatuni Awards, including University of the Year

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It's Fairtrade Fortnight!

****Come along to some product tasting offered by Hand Made Specialty Products****

Wednesday 8th March

Bay Campus 9.00 – 11.00 @ The Core, Bay Campus
SingletonPark Campus 12.00 – 14.00 @ blas. Fulton House

Swansea Uni was the first in Wales to achieve Fairtrade status. The University's Campus Catering division has a strong commitment to sustainability, Fairtrade,...
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31 members of staff from our College of Human and Health Sciences (yes 31!) are taking part in a 10K Mud Run in Margam Park tomorrow, to raise money for support sessions for bereaved children and young people run at the University in the new Health and Wellbeing Academy. After all the rain it may just be a bit muddy!

It is estimated that at least 21,000 young people and children in Wales...
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Today is University Mental Health Day

#unimentalhealthday

Swansea Student Minds Society are in the main foyer at Fulton House ready to meet you and talk about anything on your mind.

Our mental health can change from day to day, but we can help keep it in check by staying active so take some time outdoors today for a walk in the sunshine.

Mental health support is available at...
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Happy St David's Day!

Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus!
A warm welcome to everyone visiting our Bay Campus today for our Applicant Visit Day and our Singleton Park Campus for our Postgraduate Open Day today.

Staff and students are available throughout the day to help answer any questions which you may have.

Don't forget to join in the conversation by using #SwanseaUni

We hope you enjoy your day with us!
We had more fun today celebrating community, faith and culture from the Far East at our #TheBiggerPicture festival.

We visit the West and the Americas tomorrow and of course Wales' very own St David's Day!

Make sure you drop by the marquee next to Fulton House to see the amazing diversity of culture at Swansea Uni!

Get involved and be a part of #TheBiggerPicture.
This week sees the release of Don’t Take Me Home, the latest film from our history graduate, Jonny Owen.

Don’t Take Me Home is the incredible story of the Welsh football team’s remarkable journey to the semi-finals of UEFA Euro 2016. It hits the big screen in cinemas across Wales from St David's Day before going on general release from 3 March around the UK.

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We had a great time today day celebrating community, faith and culture as part of our #TheBiggerPicture festival.

Africa and Middle East today, Far East tomorrow and The West and the Americas Wednesday.

Make sure you drop by the marquee next to Fulton House this week to see the amazing diversity of culture at Swansea Uni!

Get involved and be a part of #TheBiggerPicture.
***Help us to win the University of the Year title and you could win a £50 Love2shop gift voucher.*** LAST CHANCE TOMORROW***

All you need to do is vote for Swansea University in the WhatUni.com Student Choice Awards 2017.

Thanks to you we performed exceptionally well in the the WhatUni.com Student Choice Awards in previous years, winning the Courses and Lecturers category last year and...
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Swansea's very own Rhossili beach has been voted by holidaymakers as number 8 in the UK in the TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice awards annual list of the UK’s best beaches.

How lucky are we to have this on our doorstep?!

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Do any current or former students have happy memories of surfing or walking at Rhossili, or even adventuring out across 'The Worm'?

We love to hear from...
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