How to make your lawn wildlife friendly all year round – tips from an ecologist

02 June 2022

Writing in The Conversation Professor Gareth Griffith from IBERS discusses his tips for encouraging wildlife on your lawn.

Royal honour for leading Aberystwyth University academic

02 June 2022

Professor Glyn Hewinson FLSW has been appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for services to Animal Health and Welfare.

Aberystwyth student wins Urdd Eisteddfod Crown

06 June 2022

An Aberystwyth University student has scooped the Crown at the Urdd Eisteddfod in Denbigh.

BeachLab returns to Aberystwyth seafront to celebrate the creativity of robotics

21 June 2022

Robots from steampunk to submarines are to return to Aberystwyth seafront for the first time in three years as BeachLab makes a welcome return to the town centre.

Students win trip to film festival in New York

07 June 2022

Four Aberystwyth University students are being given the opportunity to attend one of the world’s leading film festivals.

Senedd exhibition illustrates coastal impact of climate change

08 June 2022

An exhibition depicting the impacts of climate change upon the fragile coastal heritage of Wales and Ireland has been launched at the Senedd in Cardiff.

‘Through the eyes of older victim-survivors’ How virtual reality can improve practitioner responses to trauma

13 June 2022

Police officers and specialists in domestic abuse and health have been using the latest virtual reality technology to experience exactly how people may feel when disclosing violence and abuse, thanks to research at Aberystwyth University.

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water to use artificial intelligence to monitor drinking water quality

14 June 2022

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water is to use artificial intelligence (AI) systems built by Aberystwyth University to monitor the effectiveness of its water treatment processes.

Professor of Medieval History takes on Society Presidency role

14 June 2022

Phillipp Schofield, Professor of Medieval History and Head of the Department of History and Welsh History, has been elected as the President of the Economic History Society.

Podcast gives voice to hidden older victim-survivors of domestic abuse

15 June 2022

To coincide with World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (15 June), the Dewis Choice research initiative has produced a new podcast, Out of Sight, which explores the lived experiences of older victim-survivors of domestic abuse.

Tropical disease research boosted with ”future leader” joining Aberystwyth University

15 June 2022

A world-leading study of tropical diseases at Aberystwyth University has received a major boost with an internationally-recognised scientist joining from The Wellcome Sanger Institute, Cambridge.

London Underground’s disabled access and inclusion investigated by researchers

17 June 2022

The barriers faced by people with disabilities when using public transport in towns and cities is being researched at Aberystwyth University.

Learning lessons from the past to improve the experience of today’s child refugees

20 June 2022

Support for today’s young sanctuary seekers should be informed by the experiences of child refugees who fled National Socialist Central Europe in the 1930s, according to a new report by researchers from the University's Centre for the Movement of People.

Aberystwyth law professor appointed to Panel of Experts

23 June 2022

Professor Emyr Lewis, Head of the Department of Law and Criminology at Aberystwyth University, has been appointed to the Independent Commission on the Constitutional Future of Wales’ Panel of Experts.

Celebration at the National Museum Cardiff to mark 120th anniversary of Wales’ first law department

28 June 2022

The Department of Law and Criminology has marked its 120th anniversary with a prestigious event at the Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum of Wales in Cardiff.

Aberystwyth University twins with Ukraine university

28 June 2022

Students from Ukraine are set to study at Aberystwyth University following the announcement of a new twinning arrangement with one of the country’s leading universities, the Odessa National Economic University.

Participants sought for long-Covid writing project

29 June 2022

Researchers from the Department of English and Creative Writing are seeking people with experience of long-Covid to get involved in a new writing project. 

TB eradication experts meet at Aberystwyth University

30 June 2022

Leading scientists gathered in Aberystwyth today (Thursday 30 June) to discuss the latest developments in the fight against tuberculosis (TB).