12 June 2009

To mark Bike Week 2009 (13-21 June 2009) the University is launching a new Cycle-to-Work initiative that allows members of staff to make big savings on new bicycles.

Buttercups reveal age of meadow

23 June 2009

The number of petals on buttercups in a field is as much an indication of a meadow's age as wrinkles on a face according to a study by IBERS scientist Dr John Warren.

IBERS Europe launch

22 June 2009

IBERS present its vision for tackling some of humanity's most urgent challenges at its European launch in Brussels.

Living Landscapes

17 June 2009

Living Landscapes, an international conference which is being hosted this week (18-21 June) by the Department of Theatre, Film and Television Studies, is set to examine the manifold and diverse relationship between landscape, environment and performance.


24 June 2009

The use of YouTube, podcasts, lecture capture technology and video conferencing in higher education is the focus for an international conference at Aberystwyth University this week (24 and 26 June).

Times Higher commendation

22 June 2009

The Centre for the Development of Staff and Academic Practice is commended for its work at the prestigious Times Higher Education Leadership & Management Awards.

Divided by a song

03 June 2009

Great tits in cities respond more strongly to songs of fellow city dwellers than to their country cousins according to research published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society.

Student Welcome Centre

10 June 2009

The new Student Welcome Centre, which brings together support services for students under one roof and developed at a cost of £1.5m, is formally opened.