Thomas Edison: visionary, genius or fraud?
Writing in the Conversation, Professor Iwan Morus from the Department of History and Welsh History challenges the myth of the inventive genius and tireless worker that Edison worked hard to cultivate.
Aberystwyth University announces new Fellows for 2018
An award-winning poet and playwright, a web entrepreneur, a leading judge, and an actress and singer are amongst those who will be honoured during this year’s degree ceremonies at Aberystwyth University.
Tracing the history of film and cinema in rural Wales
Films from the past and the history of rural cinema will be the focus for an evening at Ceredigion Museum on Saturday 14 July 2018. Doors open at 7pm.
Professor Ieuan Gwynedd Jones
Former head of the Department of Welsh History and Fellow of Aberystwyth University Professor Ieuan Gwynedd Jones has died at the age of 97.
Welsh Government Minister visits Pantycelyn
The Welsh Government’s Minister for the Welsh Language and Lifelong Learning was given a guided tour of Aberystwyth University’s historic Pantycelyn student hall of residence on Thursday 5 July 2018.
Aberystwyth graduate employability continues to rise
More Aberystwyth University students are getting good jobs after graduating than ever before.
ExoMars model named after Aberystwyth University space robotics pioneer
A full scale model of the ExoMars rover which is set to search for life on Mars in 2021 has been named after a pioneering Aberystwyth University space roboticist.
A Child’s World – New Shoes, New Direction
Educationalists from 89 countries will convene at Aberystwyth University on 11-13 July to discuss the latest developments in children’s education.
New primary and secondary teacher training programme at Aberystwyth University
A pioneering teacher training progamme at Aberystwyth University has been granted accreditation for five years by the Education Workforce Council.
Aberystwyth scientists tackle one of the world’s deadliest diseases
Advances by researchers at Aberystwyth University in the understanding of one of the world’s deadliest diseases have the potential to bring relief to thousands of sufferers around the world.
Aberystwyth University hosts Plastic Free Day
Aberystwyth University hosted its first Plastic Free day on 26 June, in a bid to become the first certified plastic free university in Wales, an initiative based around phasing out single use plastics.
Celebrating 100 years of Geography
More than 200 former students and staff gathered in Aberystwyth 29 June – 1 July 2018 to celebrate the centenary of the University’s Department of Geography and Earth Sciences.
Construction starts on Aberystwyth Innovation and Enterprise Campus
Construction work on the £40.5m Aberystwyth Innovation and Enterprise Campus is set to start on 2 July 2018 at Aberystwyth University’s Gogerddan campus near Penrhyncoch.
Customer service excellence rewarded
The quality of the customer service provided by Aberystwyth University’s Information Services (IS) department has been acknowledged by an independent review.
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