08 January 2020
Building on his previous work on behavioural influence, Professor Mark Whitehead from the Department of Geography and Earth Sciences has been looking into the motivations of people choosing to quit social media, and the implications of their decision.
06 January 2020
Writing in The Conversation, Reader in Law Dr David Poyton discusses how digital platforms have revolutionised the services we use, but the EU needs to reconsider its approach if digital platforms are to thrive.
08 January 2020
Endangered varieties of apples and pears have been saved for future generations thanks to a ‘living museum’ planted by researchers at Aberystwyth University.
09 January 2020
The Minister for Education, Kirsty Williams, has visited the School of Education at Aberystwyth University to talk to students about why now is the perfect time to start their teaching career in Wales.
13 January 2020
A Polar Medal holder at Aberystwyth University has been awarded the prestigious William Evans Fellowship by the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand.
14 January 2020
Aberystwyth University’s iconic Old College, one of Wales’s outstanding Grade I buildings, has been awarded almost £10 million of National Lottery money to help in its renovation and secure its long term future as a centre for culture, heritage, discovery, learning and enterprise attracting 190,000 annual visitors.
15 January 2020
The former First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones AM has been appointed Professor of Law at Aberystwyth University.
17 January 2020
Scientists have defended the validity of the research done by the 19th century genetics pioneer Gregor Mendel.
21 January 2020
A state of the art greenhouse at Aberystwyth University that is helping breed next-generation plants is itself cutting its carbon emissions by installing new LED lights.
22 January 2020
Writing in The Conversation, Dr Jenny Mathers from the Department of International Politics looks at Vladimir Putin’s role in Russian politics over the past 20 years through the lens of heroism, to see whether this helps us to understand why many Russians might be reassured if he continues to be in charge behind the scenes.
23 January 2020
Researchers at Aberystwyth University are considering the influence of translation on court cases.
27 January 2020
As the UK commemorates Holocaust Memorial Day 2020 (27 January), researchers at Aberystwyth University are hoping to improve the lives of people fleeing conflict and violence today by studying the experiences of children who escaped National Socialist Central Europe in the 1930s and 1940s.
29 January 2020
American civil rights activist Professor Mary King will be one of the contributors to a discussion on the role of nonviolence in international politics to be held at Aberystwyth University on Thursday 30 January 2020.
28 January 2020
One of Aberystwyth University’s Learn Welsh Tutors has been recognised by Learning and Work Institute Wales for her exceptional contribution.
31 January 2020
Aberystwyth University has achieved its planned underlying operating position for 2018/2019 and remains on track to deliver an operational surplus in 2019/20, according to its latest financial statement.