Monthly Archives: September 2013

Student Translation Competition

To mark the European Day of Languages (26 September), local Translation company Veritas launched its annual competition for university students on the steps of the Abbey. See http://www.swansea.ac.uk/media-centre/latest-news/languagesdepartmentteamsupwithglobalbusinesstolaunchtranslationcompetition.php To enter the competition you must submit a translation of a text of approximately 500 … Continue reading

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European Travelers to Wales Project

Dr Kathryn Jones (French) is pleased to welcome PhD student Anna-Lou Djikstra to the Department to work with her on the research project entitled European Travelers to Wales, which is funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council and involves … Continue reading

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Award for German PhD Student

Jenny Watson, who is writing a doctorate on the writings of Nobel Prize Winner Herta Mueller under the supervision of Dr Brigid Haines, heard over the summer that she had won a prestigious Sylvia Naish Scholarship worth £1000. As a … Continue reading

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