New Pro Vice-Chancellor appointed

03 June 2013

Dr Rhodri Llwyd Morgan has been appointed Pro Vice-Chancellor with responsibility for the Welsh Language and Culture, and External Engagement at Aberystwyth University.

Welsh universities driving growth

11 June 2013

New research shows higher education sector creates £3.6bn annually in the Welsh economy.

Graduate Trainee Scheme

12 June 2013

Universities Week: Aberystwyth showcases innovative Graduate Trainee Scheme at the National Assembly.

Ethics of journalism

12 June 2013

American professor of journalism Ray Gamache to lecture on “Gareth Jones: From Aberystwyth to the Ukrainian Holodomor - The Ethics of Journalism”.

Beach lab

14 June 2013

Fly and sailing robots on view at this year’s Technocamps Beach Lab which takes place on Saturday 22 June at Aberystwyth’s Bandstand.

Access All Areas

18 June 2013

The University’s community open day on Saturday 22 June offers a fun-filled day for the whole family, and features the Arts Centre’s MidMad music festival.


18 June 2013

The Department of International Politics hosted a one day Colloquium on 6 June entitled ‘Supporting UNESCO Effectiveness and Reform: How Can Wales Contribute’.

Visit the UK’s top greenhouse

19 June 2013

The National Plant Phenomics Centre, which features the UK’s most technologically advanced greenhouse, opens its doors as part of Access All Areas.

Robotic orchestra

20 June 2013

Robotic orchestra featuring a hoover and old musical instruments to give first public performance at Beach Lab on Saturday 22 June.

Top tips for budding writers

21 June 2013

Access All Areas: Learn how to create authentic characters in fiction and drama.

Psychology success

21 June 2013

Department of Psychology awarded national accreditation by the British Psychological Society.

Arts Centre Director retires

21 June 2013

Aberystwyth University and Mr Alan Hewson, Director of the Arts Centre issued the following joint statement.

First community day a resounding success

24 June 2013

More than 400 visitors attended the University’s first community open day, Access All Areas, which was held on Saturday 22 June.

New Student Charter launched

26 June 2013

The University and the Students’ Union launch a new Student Charter.

International Ceramics Festival

26 June 2013

Artists from the USA, Korea, China, Spain, Poland, New Zealand will be at the Arts Centre this weekend for the 2013 International Ceramics Festival.

New Pro Vice-Chancellor

26 June 2013

Professor Chris Thomas has been appointed Pro Vice-Chancellor with responsibility for Research and Academic Quality.

New Head of Welsh

27 June 2013

Dr Cathryn Charnell-White, a Research Fellow at the University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, has been appointed Head of the Department of Welsh.

Gay by Degree

27 June 2013

Aberystwyth is one of the best universities in the UK for supporting gay, lesbian and bisexual students according to Stonewall’s 2014 University Guide.