Heli-kite flies at the Science Museum

30 June 2006

The Heli-kite, a flying robot developed to work on Mars by a team from the Department of Computer Science, is being exhibited at the Science Museum this week.

US Embassy Vice-Consul to speak at Aberystwyth

05 June 2006

Mr. James Sindle, Vice-Consul of the US Embassy, has accepted the invitation to speak at a public meeting of the United Nations Association (UNA) Wales.

Aberystwyth is in the top 10 for student satisfaction

08 June 2006

The Times Good University Guide published this week (Monday 5 June) has revealed that Aberystwyth is amongst the top 10 of all British universities for the high satisfaction levels amongst students, and the first in Wales.

Year in Employment Students receive awards

09 June 2006

A group of Year in Employment Scheme (YES) students have been presented with the prestigious 'Work Experience Award'.

Software giant backs new degree

27 June 2006

The seemingly inexorable rise in the number of small computer devices used by people in their everyday lives has inspired computer scientists at UWA to launch a new degree in Mobile and Wearable Computing.

Tour De France comes to Aberystwyth

30 June 2006

The Tour De France, one the toughest events on the sporting calendar, is coming to UWA for 10 days in July and staff at the University's Sports Centre are inviting people to take part.