Honorary Fellowship from Cardiff University
Rosaleen (Rosie) Moriarty-Simmonds OBE. BSc (Hons), was awarded an Honorary Fellowship from Cardiff University on 21st July 2017. Cardiff University awards “Honorary Fellowships to those who have achieved international distinction in their field.” Rosie is a disabled businesswoman and equality campaigner. A forthright and passionate speaker, Rosie has worked at the highest level in both the public and private sector to make significant changes in attitudes to disability.
After the Orator Dr Chris Turner introduced Rosie, she received a standing ovation from academic staff, graduates and the whole audience at St Davids Hall, prior to giving her acceptance speech.