New masters

01 March 2013

Management and Business and Law and Criminology will be launching new postgraduate degrees for the 2013/14 academic year on Wednesday 13 March.

International Women’s Day

04 March 2013

Olympic weightlifter Natasha Perdue will be one of the speakers at Aberystwyth University on Friday 8th of March to mark International Women’s Day.

Bioblitz record attempt

06 March 2013

IBERS scientists hope to break the record for the largest number of species found on a university campus in a single day with a bioblitz on 11 May.

New Institute managers

07 March 2013

The University has announced the appointment of seven managers for the new Institutes that will be fully operational from August 2013.

Graphene breakthrough

07 March 2013

Institute of Mathematics and Physics researchers develop a new method for making graphene, the thinnest material ever created.

Celebrating Fairtrade Fortnight

06 March 2013

The University and Students’ Union are celebrating Fair Trade Fortnight with a range of special promotions.


Law Commission at Aberystwyth

07 March 2013

Law Commission at Aberystwyth University to discuss the creation of a Welsh Advisory Committee.

E H Carr Memorial lecture

08 March 2013

Distinguished South African academic, Professor Peter Vale to give E H Carr Memorial lecture on Thursday 14 March.

Welsh medium boost

08 March 2013

Aberystwyth has secured a further four fully-funded Welsh medium academic posts to provide new opportunities for students to study through the medium of Welsh.

The Price of Coal

13 March 2013

A history roadshow at Swansea, which is being organised by historian Dr Steven Thompson, will consider the human costs of the coal industry in south Wales.

Democracy and human rights

15 March 2013

Senior U.S diplomat Thomas O. Melia, to deliver annual David Davies Memorial Institute (DDMI) lecture at the Department of International Politics on Tuesday 19 March.

Top graduate recruiters

15 March 2013

Some of the UK’s top graduate recruiters have been working with the University’s Careers Service to assist students to develop their interview techniques.

Invention and Discovery

18 March 2013

Aberystwyth celebrates National Science and Engineering Week with a three day science festival on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of this week (19-21 March).

Language entrepreneur wins £20,000

19 March 2013

Jake Stainer, second year Marketing and Spanish student and founder of language learning website, scoops £20,000 InvEnterPrize award.

Diabetes information evening

20 March 2013

The Department of Sport and Exercise Science is hosting a diabetes information evening at 7pm on Thursday 21 March 2013.

Improving farm efficiency

20 March 2013

Research at the School of Management and Business helps farmers to measure the efficiency of their business.

The Coldest Journey

26 March 2013

IBERS researchers study microbial stowaways on The Coldest Journey, the world’s first ever attempt to cross the Antarctic in winter.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

27 March 2013

Statement on Aberystwyth Arts Centre.

New theatre courses launched

28 March 2013

Aberystwyth launches free work based learning courses for professional staff working in theatres and the performing arts.

Cream of the crop

28 March 2013

Final year IBERS student Owen Ashton wins Dairy Student of the Year.