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Baroness Kay Andrews

‘Y Gymru a Fydd? Culture, Social Justice and the Wales that will Be’

27/02/2015

Baroness Kay Andrews, Deputy Speaker of the House of Lords to deliver a public lecture in the Old College on 6 March.

Drilling ancient African lakes sheds light on human evolution

26/02/2015

The Chew Bahir Drilling Project: Preparing to remove a core section in its core liner from the lowermost drill rod © Verena Foerster, University of Potsdam

The Chew Bahir Drilling Project, in a remote part of south Ethiopia, will provide a sedimentary record of environmental changes spanning 500,000 years.

Tributes paid to Professor John Rowlands

25/02/2015

Professor John Rowlands

Tributes have been paid to Professor John Rowlands, a former member of staff at the Department of Welsh, who has died aged 76.

New Director of Finance appointed

20/02/2015

Daniel Benham

Daniel Benham, formerly Chief Financial Officer for the International Baccalaureate Organisation, has been appointed Director of Finance for Aberystwyth University.

Sir John Rhŷs of Ponterwyd

19/02/2015

The Old College, where Sir John Rhŷs lectured on Welsh Philology in 1874

Conference commemorates the life and work of Sir John Rhŷs of Ponterwyd, a founding Fellow of the British Academy who became Principal of Jesus College, Oxford.