Improving protein production in Europe and China

30 October 2017

Aberystwyth University plant scientists are playing a leading role in new research into breeding forage legume and grain legume crops, to address protein feed requirements in Europe and China.

Lifelong learning achievements celebrated

26 October 2017

The successes and achievements of students and staff on lifelong courses have been celebrated by the University's Institute of Professional Development.

Aberystwyth University celebrates successes of Welsh learners

26 October 2017

The former Mayor of Aberystwyth and performer Sue Jones-Davies is among a group who have been recognized for their efforts to learn and promote the Welsh language.

Worshipful Livery Company of Wales funding for Aberystwyth geographer

23 October 2017

Research at Aberystwyth University into the long-term effects of micro hydropower schemes on Welsh rivers has received financial support from the Worshipful Livery Company of Wales.

Keats’s ode To Autumn warns about mass surveillance and social sharing

23 October 2017

Article by Professor Richard Marggraf-Turley, Professor of Engagement with the Public Imagination at Aberystwyth University, published in The Conversation.

Aberystwyth University celebrates Black History Month

20 October 2017

Aberystwyth University is hosting two special music-based events to mark Black History Month 2017.

New working group for campus grounds

17 October 2017

The Welsh Historic Gardens Trust is working with Aberystwyth University in a new partnership to develop a long-term conservation plan for the Penglais campus grounds.

Top 3 UK university ranking for International English Centre

16 October 2017

The quality of English language tuition enjoyed by international students at Aberystwyth University is rated among the best in the UK according to figures published by the EL Gazette.

Nominations sought for Honorary Awards 2018

16 October 2017

The deadline for nominations for individuals to be considered for an Honorary Award at Aberystwyth University’s 2018 graduation ceremonies is midnight on Monday 23 October 2017.

Dublin launch for major Wales-Ireland bathing water quality initiative

13 October 2017

A major EU-backed research project to combat the effects of climate change on bathing water quality in Wales and Ireland has hosted its Dublin launch.

Bequest to benefit postgraduate research

13 October 2017

An Aberystwyth alumna’s lifelong ambition to leave a lasting legacy to her alma mater will be fulfilled in 2018.

Alumni couple leave £2m legacy

13 October 2017

Two former members of staff who met and married while working at Aberystwyth University have left a legacy of £2m to the institution.

Public lecture by leading GM expert

13 October 2017

The Learned Society of Wales and Aberystwyth University are jointly organising a public lecture exploring the latest scientific evidence around GM crops.

Major bequests for Aber research

13 October 2017

Two major legacies to support postgraduate research have been announced at Aberystwyth University’s Founders’ Day held in the Old College on Friday 13 October 2017.

BCSWomen Lovelace Colloquium shortlisted for diversity award

12 October 2017

A conference organised by academics at Aberystwyth University for women computer science students has been shortlisted for a major award.

Computer pioneer and brain builder to speak at Aberystwyth University

11 October 2017

Pioneering computer scientist Professor Steve Furber, who is ‘building a brain’ using a million micro-processors, will be speaking at Aberystwyth University on Friday 27 October.

New learning links with Chinese University

11 October 2017

Aberystwyth University and WuYi University in China have agreed to work in partnership to develop closer links between staff and students.

Aberystwyth lecturer in Top 10 women in IT

10 October 2017

A Computer Science lecturer at Aberystwyth University has been named by Computer Weekly as the ninth most influential woman in UK computing for the second year running.

Bafta Cymru award for Aberystwyth University graduate

09 October 2017

A documentary by an Aberystwyth University graduate to mark the 50th anniversary of the Aberfan tragedy has won the Single Documentary Award at Bafta Cymru 2017.

Aberystwyth University hosts second David Trotter memorial lecture

05 October 2017

Dr Philip Durkin, Deputy Chief Editor of the Oxford English Dictionary, will deliver the second David Trotter Memorial Lecture at Aberystwyth University on Friday 20 October.

Writing Fellow wins BBC National Short Story Award 2017

04 October 2017

A Ceredigion author who provides writing support for students at Aberystwyth University has won the BBC National Short Story Award 2017.

Why Art? Open seminars led by Mary Lloyd Jones and Paul Joyner

04 October 2017

The artist Mary Lloyd Jones and Paul Joyner from the National Library of Wales are hosting a series of open public art seminars in the Old College.

Senedd motion on carbon emissions reduction based on work at Aberystwyth University

04 October 2017

Government evaluation of a scheme developed at Aberystwyth University to reduce carbon emissions will be debated at the National Assembly for Wales on Wednesday 4 October 2017.

Major influence on President Obama’s foreign policy to deliver E H Carr Annual Lecture

02 October 2017

A leading figure in the study of US foreign policy and a major influence on President Obama’s international outlook will speak at Aberystwyth University on Thursday 5 October 2017.

Writing Fellow shortlisted for BBC award

02 October 2017

A Ceredigion author who provides writing support for students at Aberystwyth University has been shortlisted for the BBC National Short Story Award 2017.