New life for Old College

01 July 2013

The redevelopment of the Old College is a step closer after the University’s Council approved a feasibility study.

Aberystwyth investing in your future

03 July 2013

Aberystwyth University has awarded numerous scholarships, awards, bursaries and other financial donations to students joining this September. 

High-flying charity

04 July 2013

Students and staff vote Wales Air Ambulance as the Vice-Chancellor’s Charity of the Year for 2013/14

Honorary Fellows 2013

04 July 2013

Ten new Fellows will be honoured at this year’s Graduation Ceremonies which take place on Tuesday 9 until Friday 12 July.

Inspiring coal

05 July 2013

Geological maps and satellite images from IGES inspire artist Mary Lloyd Jones’ latest work in celebration of the South Wales valleys.

Arts Centre secondment

05 July 2013

Louise Amery has been seconded to act as Director of the Arts Centre at Aberystwyth University, following the retirement of former Director Alan Hewson.

National Welsh for Adults conference

05 July 2013

On Saturday July 6th, Aberystwyth Unviersity hosts the National Welsh for Adults Conference for the first time.

Graduation 2013

09 July 2013

More than 2,700 students will be graduating from Aberystwyth University this week as Graduation 2013 gets underway today, Tuesday 9 July.

Fellow honoured

09 July 2013

Circuit Judge Judge Niclas Parry presented as Fellow by Dr Glenys Williams from the Department of Law and Criminology.

Silent movie star honoured

10 July 2013

‘The Doyen of silent film accompanists’ Neil Brand has been presented as Fellow by Professor Robert Meyrick, Head of the School of Art.

BBC journalist honoured

10 July 2013

BBC journalist and Radio Cymru Programmes Editor, Betsan Powys, presented as Fellow by Alwena Hughes Moakes.

Dr Elaine Storkey honoured

11 July 2013

Prominent academic and broadcaster Dr Elaine Storkey presented as Fellow by Professor Andrew Henley, Director of the Institute of Management, Law and Information Science.

Natural Resources Wales CEO presented as Fellow

11 July 2013

Natural Resources Wales CEO Dr Emyr Roberts presented as a Fellow by Professor Neil Glasser, Director of the Institute of Geography, History and Politics.

Actor Richard Lynch honoured

12 July 2013

Actor Richard Lynch presented as Fellow by Professor David Ian Rabey from the Department of Theatre, Film and Television Studies.

S4C CEO presented as Fellow

12 July 2013

Ian Jones, Chief Executive of S4C, presented as Fellow of Aberystwyth University by Dr Elin Haf Gruffydd Jones from the Department of Theatre, Film and Television Studies.

Horsegate: lessons learnt

16 July 2013

IBERS to host debate at the Royal Welsh Show

Wales Book of the Year 2013

16 July 2013

Aberystwyth University has several connections with this year’s Wales Book of the Year Award.

The Royal Welsh

19 July 2013

Visit the University’s Pavilion and the IBERS science marque at this year’s Royal Welsh Agricultural Show.

£35m innovation campus

21 July 2013

Aberystwyth University announces plans for an investment of £35m in the development of a new UK Innovation and Research Campus at Gogerddan.

£2.5m for Pwllpeiran

21 July 2013

Plans for the redevelopment of the Pwllpeiran a step closer after BBSRC announces £2.5m to support the project.

‘Tomorrow, Today’

21 July 2013

Innovative University products will be showcased as part of the ‘Tomorrow, Today’ Exhibition’ in the Green Pavilion at the Royal Welsh Show this week.

Aberystwyth - safest place to study

22 July 2013

Aberystwyth ranked as the safest University in Wales and England to study.

Société de Linguistique Romane

23 July 2013

Professor David Trotter, Head of the Department of European Languages, has been elected President of the Société de Linguistique Romane for 2013-16.

The complete guide to Clearing

26 July 2013

With only three weeks to go until Clearing, Aberystwyth University has made the process as stress-free as possible this year by creating a video guide to help individuals.

New signs

26 July 2013

The University is currently introducing new signage on the Penglais Campus with a total of 125 signs being erected.

Pwllpeiran writers in residence

30 July 2013

Elizabeth Godwin and Karen Owen announced as Pwllpeiran Writers in Residence.

Chinese delegation

31 July 2013

A delegation from some of China’s leading agricultural research institutes visits IBERS.

Llyndy Isaf scholarship

31 July 2013

Aberystwyth graduate Caryl Hughes becomes the first winner of the National Trust’s Llyndy Isaf scholarship.