Space age technology could benefit mid Wales companies says Aberystwyth physicist

04 January 2019

The announcement of £3.7m of EU funding in December 2018 by Welsh Government’s Mark Drakeford to create a world-class research network to help industry embrace cutting-edge technology has been welcomed by an Aberystwyth University scientist.

Red Clover innovation for Wales

04 January 2019

New research to ensure more Welsh livestock farmers could benefit from longer lasting, disease resistant red clovers is being undertaken at Aberystwyth University’s Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS).

How the Cuban revolution kickstarted the country’s golden age of cinema

08 January 2019

Writing in The Conversation, Dr Guy Baron from the Department of Modern Languages commemorates 60 years of the Cuban Revolution.

Aberystwyth academic awarded Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship

14 January 2019

A new study by an Aberystwyth University historian is set to look at why disparate parts of Europe came up with common narratives over 800 years ago.

Nominations open for staff and students awards

16 January 2019

Aberystwyth University students have begun to send in their nominations for the annual Aberystwyth Students’ Union Staff and Students Awards.

Gene-editing tool shown to limit impact of certain parasitic diseases

16 January 2019

A parasitologist at Aberystwyth University is one of a worldwide team of researchers that has used a gene-editing tool to limit the impact of schistosomiasis, an illness that affects more than a quarter of a billion people in Southeast Asia, sub-Saharan Africa, and Latin America.

Aberystwyth University in Stonewall Top 100 again

21 January 2019

Aberystwyth University has been named one of the most inclusive employers in the UK by LGBT equality charity Stonewall in its Top 100 Employers List for 2019.

Public lecture: ‘A Hundred Years’ Crisis? In defence of globalism and International Relations’

22 January 2019

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford, will deliver a public lecture at Aberystwyth University on Thursday 7 February 2019, as part of the Department of International Politics Centenary Speakers Series.

Scholarship launched in memory of Emily Price

23 January 2019

The passion and commitment of a young student in promoting the role of women in science and technology will be commemorated in a new scholarship launched by Aberystwyth University.

New scholarship celebrates sporting success

28 January 2019

The sporting achievements of Aberystwyth University students are being recognized with a new sports award, the first winners of which have been announced.

Aberystwyth researchers put activity trackers to the test

28 January 2019

Researchers at Aberystwyth University have been testing the accuracy of popular activity trackers for a BBC Wales consumer affairs programme.

Aberystwyth students appointed Coleg Cymraeg ambassadors

29 January 2019

Five Aberystwyth University students have been appointed Ambassadors for the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol for 2019.

Aberystwyth University’s Director of Music conducting in Ukraine

30 January 2019

Aberystwyth University’s Director of Music is appearing as guest conductor with one of Ukraine’s foremost symphony orchestras at a concert in Ukraine on Friday 1 February 2019.

Financial incentives for teacher training

30 January 2019

The Director of the School of Education at Aberystwyth University has welcomed the announcement by the Welsh Government that existing financial incentives for teacher training will be extended into the 2019-20 academic year.