Aberystwyth University planning on-campus teaching in September

01 June 2020

Aberystwyth University is planning to bring students back to its campus from the beginning of the next academic year in September. 

Multi-agency collaboration to manage collection of belongings from student accommodation at Aberystwyth University

04 June 2020

Aberystwyth University, Dyfed Powys Police and Ceredigion County Council have agreed plans to enable students who have left belongings in Aberystwyth University residences to collect their possessions.

Statement following the death of George Floyd

05 June 2020

Over the past week we have come to learn of the tragic circumstances surrounding the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, USA.

UK has wider regional Coronavirus spread than rest of Europe – academics

08 June 2020

The UK had a far wider regional Coronavirus breakout than the rest of Europe, which suggests the lockdown started too late, according to academic research.

Remote art therapy project for rural cancer patients could be extended during pandemic

11 June 2020

An innovative research project offering remote art therapy to cancer patients in rural Wales could be extended to other areas of the health service during the Covid-19 crisis.

Aberystwyth’s Old College redevelopment fundraising wins global award

11 June 2020

Aberystwyth University staff have won a prestigious global award for the first phase of their fundraising appeal to redevelop the Old College.

Covid-19 action group backs new online training on domestic abuse in later life

15 June 2020

A new online domestic abuse training course developed at Aberystwyth University has received the backing of organisations across Wales working to stop the abuse of older people.

Continued investment before September return of students at Aberystwyth University despite pandemic ‘storm’

16 June 2020

Aberystwyth University will continue to invest in key projects and preparing campus for the new academic year, despite the 'significant challenges' and emerging impact of the pandemic 'storm'.

New Head of Wales’ first School of Veterinary Sciences speaks of ‘nation’s golden opportunity’

17 June 2020

The new head of Wales’ first School of Veterinary Science has said the development is a golden opportunity for the nation’s next generation.

Lovelace in lockdown

17 June 2020

The UK’s leading conference for women undergraduates in computing moved its entire programme online this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.

New report examines lessons of 1930s child refugees for young sanctuary seekers today

18 June 2020

The experiences of children who fled from Nazi Germany to Britain in the late 1930s could help young refugees today.

Major award to uncover secrets of medieval seals

22 June 2020

A historian from Aberystwyth University has been awarded a prestigious Major Research Fellowship by the Leverhulme Trust to investigate what seals can reveal about life in medieval times.

Hemp growing trial for potential use in Welsh agriculture

29 June 2020

New research on the potential of growing hemp seed and fibre on Welsh farms for industrial purposes is underway at Aberystwyth University.