Student News: December 2016

Generous nursing students spread festive cheer to rehabilitation ward patients

Student nurses from Bangor University are bringing some additional Christmas cheer to patients at Wrexham Maelor Hospital.

Second year adult nursing students Ceri Davies, Kate Topple and Fern Williams, along with their lecturer Angela Williams, have filled shoeboxes with festive treats for patients on Bedwen, Onnen and ENT wards

Publication date: 22 December 2016

A Degree and an Award for Toghrul

Bangor University student will be celebrating this week by graduating with a first class Master’s degree and also winning an award for his hard work. Toghrul Sharifzade, 22, from Baku, Azerbaijan is graduating this week with an MSc in International Finance from Bangor Business School as well as receiving the award for Best Performance in Banking and Finance.

Publication date: 15 December 2016

Award-winning student on her way to a PhD

Hard work and determination has paid off for a Bangor University student who graduates this week, scooping an award in the process. Ho Phuong Lan Dang, 23, from Tra Bong Khoi Nghia, Quang Ngai Town, Vietnam graduated with an MA in Finance with distinction from Bangor Business School

Publication date: 15 December 2016

Determined student on her way to a PhD

A Psychology student who credits Bangor University for ‘taking a chance’ on her has graduated with an MSc Psychological Researchpostgraduate degree with distinction.

Publication date: 15 December 2016

Entrepreneurial international student graduates

A Bangor University international student graduated this week after jam packed year of study and entrepreneurial activities. Suita Manuela Díaz Nolasco, from El Progreso, Honduras was awarded an MA Business and Marketing postgraduate degree.

Publication date: 15 December 2016

First in family to graduate

The first from a Warwickshire family to be awarded a Masters degree felt ‘a big relief’ to be graduating after ‘a lot of hard work’.

Publication date: 15 December 2016

First ‘Women in Science’ scholarship recipient graduates

The recipient of Bangor University’s first, innovative ‘Women in Science’ scholarship graduated with a Masters degree in Neuroimaging with distinction this week.

Publication date: 15 December 2016

Gerallt’s turn in the limelight

A renowned local photographer and former Gwynedd County Councillor proudly graduated from Bangor University this week.

Publication date: 15 December 2016

Honored award a gift for parents

A Bangor University student awarded best performance by a final year Postgraduate in Business, Management or Marketing graduated this week with an MA in Business and Marketing.

Publication date: 15 December 2016

Manager at Gwynedd Council graduates with Distinction

A Gwynedd Council manager returned to education and graduated with distinction after combining part-time study with full time employment.

Publication date: 15 December 2016

Master Forester

A Bangor University student who had a passion for forestry from a very young age and an ongoing quest to implement good forest management graduated this week with an MSc in Forestry with distinction.

Publication date: 15 December 2016

Prize winning student graduates

A Bangor University student who made a life changing decision towards a career in forestry and the wider natural world graduated this week.

Publication date: 15 December 2016

Prizewinning Vietnamese student graduates

A Bangor University international student graduates with pride following a year of hard work. Bao Hoang Vo, 23, from Danang, Vietnam was awarded an MSc Finance postgraduate degree along with the award for Best Performance in Accounting and Finance at the University’s Business School.

Publication date: 15 December 2016

Engineering student wins Sports Scholarship for the second year

Engineering student William Bryan wins Sports Scholarship for the second year running.

Publication date: 13 December 2016

Physician Associate student presents research

Bangor Physician Associate student presents research at the prestigious “the Intensive Care Society State of the Art 2016” conference In London on 5th December 2016.

Publication date: 13 December 2016

Bangor’s elite athletes awarded Sports Scholarships

Every year, Bangor University supports students with sporting ability by offering a number of Sports Scholarships for students studying for a degree in any subject area.

Publication date: 9 December 2016

Bangor University Students Get Crafty

Handmade crafts dominated Bangor University’s Student Christmas Market this year, showcasing the creativity of student across many disciplines. Nearly 2,000 visitors came through the doors and once again it proved a perfect place for buying Christmas presents while supporting the efforts of student traders. It was exciting to have representation from numerous emerging new businesses who seized the opportunity to test trade their products and hone their entrepreneurial skills in the process.

Publication date: 9 December 2016

2016 School of Welsh Entrance Scholarship Winners

We congratulate all entrance scholarship winners from the School of Welsh on their recent achievements. In a recent awards ceremony, they collected a total of £21,000 in prizes in order to support their studies. 

Publication date: 8 December 2016

50 years on: welcoming some of the first graduates back to Bangor

As it celebrates its 50th year, the School of Social Sciences was honoured recently to be able to welcome back three of its very first students.

Eryl Davies, Les Jones and David Simmonds joined the School – then known as the Department of Social Theory and Institutions – in 1966, its year of inception. They were amongst the very first cohort to graduate from Bangor with a degree in the Social Sciences. 

Publication date: 1 December 2016