Archive for the ‘Higher Education’ Category

What kind of university, for what kind of future? – Professor Wendy Larner

It was fantastic to hear from newly elected LSW fellow Professor Wendy Larner about her vision for Cardiff University, how the university sits within the industrial and geographical context of Wales, and the challenges facing the university sector as a whole.

In August 2024, Wales’s Higher Education Funding Council, HEFCW, will transition to a new public body, the Commission for Tertiary Education and Research. Since 2023, the Learned Society of Wales (LSW) has been Read More

UK Young Academy Announces Inaugural Executive Group Members

UK and Ireland National Academies have today announced seven newly elected members of the UK Young Academy’s first Executive Group. They are:

  • Jahangir Alom, Barts Health NHS Trust
  • 67 members, five based in Wales, selected from across disciplines to provide voice for change in new UK-wide Young Academy

    UK and Ireland National Academies have announced the first ... Read More