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Check out our school in the news below. To find out more about the university’s news, see our news section. Below you can also see what events we are hosting including our subject days where prospective students can experience a course taster session (starting again in the Autumn keep checking the website) . See our full list of subject days here.

Latest News

Matthew Williams

Author to headline university mental health day: Author and blogger Matthew Williams will visit North Wales to headline a series of events for University Mental Health Day

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Natalie Roberts

A university student whose debut book on mental health has been praised by critics is getting her teeth into a second release: Natalie Roberts is being lauded for her first offering, Write Through Depression, a resource for anyone wanting to control mental health issues by keeping a journal and diarising their day-to-day struggle.

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Football training

Sports students to benefit from investment in football training facility: The Football Association of Wales (FAW) is to sign a 99-year lease with the University and plans to transform the Gresford complex into a National Development Centre.

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Criminology - Dr Sarah Dubberley

Criminology leaders unveil revamped degree after success of new police collaboration: A Criminology course lauded for its teaching quality will unveil more innovative modules and ground-breaking techniques to keep students at the cutting edge of the justice system.

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Upcoming Events

WED (weekly)
Education, Childhood & Families studies drop-in sessions
Wednesdays, 4pm - 6pm

Are you interested in studying Education, Childhood or Families Studies with us here at Wrexham Glyndwr University?

Why not come to one of our weekly informal drop-in information sessions?

Staff from the Education Department will be available every Wednesday (excluding 29 March & 5 April) in The Study between 4.00pm and 6.00pm to discuss the programmes below. 

  • MA Education
  • PGCE (PcET)
  • BA (Hons) Education and Childhood Studies
  • BA (Hons) Families and Childhood Studies
  • BA (Hons) Education (ALN/SEN)
  • BA (Hons) Education Studies (top-up)

Book your place now, or drop in on the day.

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10 Jul
Occupational Therapy Subject Day
Tuesday, July 10, 9.30am - 12pm

If you're thinking about studying Occupational Therapy here at Wrexham Glyndwr, come along to our taster morning on Tuesday, July 10.

It's a great opportunity to learn more about the course, ask questions about the programme and application process and also meet the tutors and other potential new starters. 

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11 Jun
Youth and Community Taster Morning
Monday, June 11 10am - 12pm

If you're thinking about studying BA Hons Youth and Community here at Wrexham Glyndwr, come along to our taster morning on Monday, June 11.

It's a great opportunity to learn more about the course, ask questions about the programme and application process and also meet other potential new starters. 

 

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22 Jun
Beyond Barbells and Beefcake: A Masterclass in Public Health & Wellbeing for Fitness Professionals
Friday, 22 June 9.30am - 4pm

Health and Fitness professionals play a key role in helping individuals and communities lead healthier and happier lives. And while understanding what makes people healthier is important, so is understanding the bigger picture about what causes disease and illness.

Through lectures, interactive discussions, and case studies, this free Masterclass is designed to introduce fitness professionals to the bigger picture of what causes disease and illness, and what it takes to help individuals and communities become, and stay healthier and happier.

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25 Jun
Tints, tips and talking – a health and wellbeing master class for the beauty industry
Monday, 25 June, 9.30am - 4pm

If you work in any area of the beauty industry, this master class is for you! In the morning, interactive discussion will teach you about the part that social factors play in our physical and mental health and the impact that loneliness can have on both of these. The activity based afternoon session will help you to take this to the next level as you gain an understanding of ways to wellbeing, signposting and the important role you can play in reducing social isolation and improving your community’s physical and mental health.

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28 Jun
History Subject Day
Thursday, 28 June 10am-3pm

Interested in studying History at degree level?

Join our taster day on Thursday, 28th June which will provide an introduction to some of the fascinating themes we study at Wrexham Glyndwr.

Subjects include:

  • The life of Elizabeth I
  • Culture and Society in nineteenth century Wrexham,
  • Victorian crime and punishment

And much more…

No formal qualifications required – just a passion for History!

Learn more about the past, meet the tutors and take the first step towards an exciting future.

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9 Jul
Education Applicant Day
Monday, July 9

Are you interested in studying Education with us here at Wrexham Glyndwr University?

Whether you've applied, received an offer or just want to learn a little bit more about the University and the programmes we offer, come along to our next subject day on July 9.

Courses covered are:

  • BA Education
  • BA Education and Childhood
  • BA Families and Childhood

It's a great opportunity to take a tour around the campus, meet lecturers and other potential students and of course, ask questions about our programmes.

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8 Aug
Education Applicant Day
Wednesday, August 8

Are you interested in studying Education with us here at Wrexham Glyndwr University?

Whether you've applied, received an offer or just want to learn a little bit more about the University and the programmes we offer, come along to our next subject day on August 8.

Courses covered are:

  • BA Education
  • BA Education and Childhood
  • BA Families and Childhood

It's a great opportunity to take a tour around the campus, meet lecturers and other potential students and of course, ask questions about our programmes.

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