Lifelong learning

30 April 2009

Mark Atkinson, a mature student in the Department of English and Creative Writing, has been nominated for an Inspire! Adult Learner of the Year award.

Duelling dictionaries?

28 April 2009

The Anglo Norman Dictionary at Aberystwyth and the Dictionnaire de l'ancien français at Heidelberg University to collaborate on a study of an Anglo Norman text about the First Crusade.

First science discovery for robot

02 April 2009

Adam, a robot scientist developed at the Department of Computer Science, is the first machine of its kind to have independently discovered new scientific knowledge.

'Rescripting Security: Gender and Peacebuilding in South Asia'

23 April 2009

Dr Meenakshi Gopinath, Principal of Lady Shri Ram College, New Delhi and founder and current Director of Women in Security, Conflict Management and Peace (WISCOMP)will give this year's David Davies Memorial Institute of International Studies annual lecture.

'Two ticks' for Aber

09 April 2009

'Two Ticks' reaccreditation means University is positive about employing disabled people and supporting disabled members of staff.

A local barley for a local beer

29 April 2009

Pipkin, an award winning variety of winter malting barley developed in Aberystwyth, is being grown once more and used by a local brewery.

Ice shelf study

08 April 2009

Dr Bryn Hubbard from the Institute of Geography and Earth Sciences recently spent four weeks on an ice shelf in eastern Antarctica studying marine ice.