Articles by: Grace Burton

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No students enrol on “pioneering” Master’s degree

News February 7, 2013 at 1:00 pm Comments

A MASTER’S degree scheme advertised by Aberystwyth University as “a key component of a new initiative in interdisciplinary postgraduate study” has failed to attract any students, a request filed under the Freedom of Information Act hasRead More

Film: Les Miserables

Film: Les Miserables

Film January 24, 2013 at 1:00 pm Comments

Do you hear the people sing? Les Miserables. Even those who don’t know it, know it. A story of love, war, fear and hope; it embodies everything that is needed to make a winning film. Theoretically.Read More

May Ball to be held on campus

May Ball to be held on campus

News January 22, 2013 at 6:20 pm Comments

THIS year’s May Ball is to move from Pontrhydfendigaid, where it has been held in recent years, to Penglais campus. The May Ball, an annual event put on by the Students’ Union, will be held onRead More

VIDEO: Solar panel fire causes evacuation of TFTS building

VIDEO: Solar panel fire causes evacuation of TFTS building

A fire in a free-standing solar panel has this afternoon resulted in the evacuation of the Parry-Williams building, which is home to the Theatre, Film and Television Studies department as well as BBC Wales offices andRead More

Mark Bridger enters not guilty plea

Mark Bridger enters not guilty plea

National News, News January 14, 2013 at 11:49 am Comments

UPDATE: Bridger “admits responsibility” for April Jones death but pleads not guilty to murder (1pm) MARK Bridger, the man accused of abducting 5-year-old April Jones from Machynlleth, has entered a plea of not guilty at aRead More

Grace Burton: Home really is where the heart is, and I left mine in Aberystwyth

Grace Burton: Home really is where the heart is, and I left mine in Aberystwyth

Opinion December 26, 2012 at 5:30 pm Comments

YOU CAN NEVER go home again, or so it’s said.  When I came to university two years and three months ago, I cried. When I came home for Christmas three months later, I cried. Something about AberystwythRead More

Getting motivated to work at Christmas

Getting motivated to work at Christmas

Lifestyle, Student Living December 26, 2012 at 11:30 am Comments

IT IS NOW THE TIME of year where everyone seems to be carefree, sociable and excited for the holidays. With work places finishing up and schools ending for Christmas, all you want to do is goRead More

Information Services cuts cost of printing

Information Services cuts cost of printing

University News December 21, 2012 at 11:00 am Comments

THE COST of printing on University printers has been reduced as part of an upgrade of printers by Aberystwyth University’s Information Services department. The new printers, installed on 18 December, have the same basic functionality as the previous models,Read More

Aberystwyth University Students’ Union staff at risk of redundancy

Aberystwyth University Students’ Union staff at risk of redundancy

University News December 3, 2012 at 5:30 pm Comments

ALL UNION staff are at risk of redundancy as part of a restructuring process announced today by the Students’ Union. The decision follows a meeting of the Board of Trustees this morning. Staff will have theRead More

Students’ Union transfers staff to University

News, University News December 3, 2012 at 4:55 pm Comments

IT HAS BEEN announced, following a meeting of the Students’ Union Board of Trustees, that several members of Students’ Union staff are to be transferred to the University. Students were informed of the decision at theRead More