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Photos from our 150th anniversary events

Fellows and Friends’ Celebration

The 150th Anniversary came to a close during graduation week with the Fellows and Friends’ Celebration.

University of Alabama at Birmingham Gospel Choir

Students from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) performed at Aberystwyth Bandstand on Sunday 4 June as guests of Aberystwyth University. 

Scarlets & Aberystwyth University Charity Dinner

A special charity evening was held on Thursday, 27th April to celebrate the University and the Scarlets 150th anniversary. 

Celebrating in Washington DC

Special event held at The British Ambassador's Residence Washington.

Celebrating in New York

Special event held at the Culture Center New York.  

House of Lords 150th Anniversary Reception

200 alumni and guests came together to celebrate this special milestone in our history in the company of the Chancellor, Lord Thomas of Cwmgïedd.  Guest speaker, alumnus and fellow, Baroness Kay Andrews OBE spoke fondly of her time at Aberystwyth.

Zumbathon June 2022

Over 70 people joined Aberystwyth University Sports Centre Zumba team to mark the 150th anniversary with 150 minutes of Zumba. All proceeds were donated to charity and split between the Welsh Air Ambulance and the Ukraine Appeal.

Aberystwyth Founders' October 2022

Aberystwyth University marked its 150th anniversary on Friday 14 October with a Founders’ Day procession to kick the bar on the Promenade followed by a celebratory breakfast at The Great Hall.

Cardiff Founders' October 2022

Alumni, friends, supporters, staff and students gathered at Y Senedd, Cardiff Bay on Wednesday 19th October to celebrate in the company of honorary guests First Minister of Wales, Rt. Hon. Mark Drakeford MS and Llywydd, Rt. Hon. Elin Jones MS.

London Founders' October 2022

A special Founders’ Day celebration was held on Tuesday the 18th of October at the London Welsh Centre, Gray’s Inn Road to mark our Founders’ Day and 150th anniversary.

Malaysian Alumni Reception November 2022

More than 130 Malaysian alumni gathered to celebrate at a special reunion.

Malaysian Fellows Dinner November 2022

Celebration dinner in the company of Honorary Fellow HRH Tuanku Muhriz and official launch of the Alumni Club of Malaysia 30th anniversary book ‘30 years of the Aber Spirit in Malaysia’.