Soil Voices - a 24-hour performance by Miranda Whall

02 August 2023

School of Art lecturer and artist, Miranda Whall, will be ‘giving a voice to the soil’ as part of an innovative project showing how art can raise awareness of climate change.

Ukraine war: why Crimean Tatar fighters are playing an increasing role in resistance to Russian occupation

03 August 2023

Writing in The Conversation, Dr Gerald Hughes from the Department of International Politics discusses the increasing prominence of Crimean Tatar fighters in Ukraine’s fight against Russian occupation.

Language skills ‘on pause’ during COVID - report

03 August 2023

Some school children felt that their Welsh-language skills were “on pause” during the COVID pandemic, according to research by Aberystwyth and Bangor Universities.

Art exhibition highlights Nambian communities’ climate change challenges

04 August 2023

An Aberystwyth art exhibition will draw attention to the work of villages in Namibia to overcome the challenges of climate change later this month. 

Aberystwyth University at the National Eisteddfod

07 August 2023

100 years of broadcasting in Wales, how tourism can support the sustainability of Welsh-speaking communities, the opportunities and challenges facing young people in political campaigning and Wales’ constitutional future are amongst the subjects under discussion on the Aberystwyth University stand at this week’s National Eisteddfod.

Scientists welcome UK Biomass Strategy

10 August 2023

Aberystwyth University scientists have welcomed the UK Government’s Biomass Strategy as an important moment in the transition to a net zero economy.

New study calls for a step change in how decision-makers value nature

09 August 2023

The different ways in which nature contributes to people’s social, cultural and spiritual well-being needs to be better reflected in key political and economic decisions, according to a new study published in the prestigious science journal Nature.

Aberystwyth top in Wales for student satisfaction

10 August 2023

Aberystwyth has been rated the top university in Wales for student satisfaction according to the latest edition of the National Student Survey (NSS) which is published today, Thursday 10 August.

Aberystwyth nursing education expands with healthcare support workers qualification

15 August 2023

Nursing education at Aberystwyth University will expand in September with a professional qualification for health and social care support workers.

Plant inbreeding secret unlocked, shedding light on Darwinian theory

16 August 2023

Aberystwyth University scientists have helped identify the genes that stop plants breeding with close grass family relatives, opening the door to improved varieties of rice, corn and wheat.

Female students in Pakistan given mopeds through Aberystwyth University project

23 August 2023

Young female students in Pakistan are learning to ride mopeds to give them more independence and help them get to their place of education, as part of an Aberystwyth University transport project.

Why an EU document mentioning the ‘Islas Malvinas/Falkland Islands’ is a big deal

23 August 2023

Writing in The Conversation, Dr Jennifer Wood from the Department of Modern Languages discusses the implications of a recent European Union declaration referring to the “Islas Malvinas/Falkland Islands”.

Call for Images illustrating Independence by Caernarfon Area Photographers

29 August 2023

Researchers are looking for people in the Caernarfon area with a passion for photography to take pictures reflecting how they think and feel about independence.