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Winners of the Welsh in the Family Award - Vicky Thomas with her husband Huw and their four children.

Celebrating lifelong learning success at Aber


Awards are handed out at a special ceremony for Aberystwyth University's Lifelong Learning and Welsh for Adults students.

BEACON Wales is co-founder of new alliance launched to support the growth of the UK bioeconomy


The BEACON Wales project is one of five established R&D centres across the UK announcing a new alliance today - BioPilotsUK.

Aberystwyth Law professor nominated for re-election to European human rights body


Professor Ryszard Piotrowicz

Professor Ryszard Piotrowicz nominated to serve a second term as a member of anti-human trafficking body.

Pantycelyn Architects Appointed


Neuadd Pantycelyn

A Welsh-speaking architectural team will work on detailed plans to redevelop Pantycelyn hall of residence.

The Pumpkin Hack


The Pumpkin Hack

Learn about circuits and programming as you make a pumpkin lantern at our special Halloween workshop. 

Ceredigion author appointed university’s new RLF Writing Fellow


Cynan Jones (Credit: Bernadine Jones)

Cynan Jones has been appointed as the new Royal Literary Fund Writing Fellow

UK receives £1.83m grant for greener, cheaper fuels and chemicals


Plants grown for bioenergy

Scientists at the Institute of Biological Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) at Aberystwyth University are to receive funding from the UK-Brazil funding initiative for a project led by the University of Bath (UK) and the Universidade Estadual de Campinas (Brazil) to develop a more cost-effective process for the production of biofuels and chemicals from plant material.