Student News: June 2013

SENRGy staff provide training on local knowledge acquisition using the AKT5 (Agro-ecological Knowledge Toolkit) software and methodology.

In May 2013, ICRAF and Bangor University recently held a training course in Lilongwe, Malawi, as part of the Irish Aid-funded Agroforestry for Food Security Programme (AFSP). Participants came from the ICRAF-Malawi office, Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Bangor University and Copperbelt University. The course was run by Genevieve Lamond, a Research Project Support Officer within the School of Environment, Natural Resources and Geography (SENRGy) at Bangor University.  

Publication date: 19 June 2013

Design graduands make a show of themselves

Bangor’s graduating designers have exhibited their work in an end-of-year show.

Publication date: 17 June 2013

Drapers’ Medals Awarded to outstanding students

Two students at Bangor University have been awarded prestigious Drapers’ Medals recently.

The Medals were awarded by the Drapers’ Company, one of the historic Livery Companies of the City of London, and now a philanthropic organisation. A handful of medals are awarded each year. The Awards are made to outstanding students, based on academic achievement and engagement with the academic community both at the University and internationally, as well as cultural and social contribution through scholarship, impact of research, pastoral support and mentoring.

Publication date: 6 June 2013

Proposal to establish the Dr Eilir Hedd Morgan Bangor University Scholarship fund

Following the untimely death of Dr Eilir Morgan on 1st April 2013 the School of Ocean Sciences proposes to establish a fund in his memory. A group of close friends of Eilir's convened to discuss the purpose of the fund and it was agreed that we would invite donations.

Publication date: 4 June 2013

The School of History, Welsh History and Archaeology’s peer guides are thanked and awarded by the University

The School’s undergraduate peer guides were awarded certificates at a recent Peer Guide ceremony. Their skills and contribution to student life and student recruitment at the University were recognised. The School wishes to congratulate them and to thank them for all their hard work and achievements this year!

Publication date: 4 June 2013