Articles by: Kisha Matthew

Demonstration: Unions’ statement refusing pensions changes

Demonstration: Unions’ statement refusing pensions changes

National News, News, University News July 5, 2014 at 12:45 pm Comments

ON FRIDAY 20th June, trade unions demonstrated over the proposed changes to the staff pension scheme at Aberystwyth University. A ballot taken by the unions showed majority were in favour of strike action during Freshers week on the 22ndRead More

Aberystwyth Stadium development plans revealed

Aberystwyth Stadium development plans revealed

Aberystwyth News, Local Sport, News, Sport July 3, 2014 at 6:30 pm Comments

ABERYSTWYTH Town FC have released the artist’s impressions of the fully funded development to their stadium on Park Avenue, which will be demolished to be replaced by a 550 seat stand, 80 flats, and include aRead More

Three Welsh health boards have plunged £60m in the red

Three Welsh health boards have plunged £60m in the red

Aberystwyth News, National News, News July 3, 2014 at 11:00 am Comments

SERIOUS concerns have been raised over the finances of the NHS in Wales after three health boards plunged £60m into the red. Cardiff and Vale, Hywel Dda, and Powys Teaching health boards have each overspent byRead More

Aberystwyth hosts Wales’ largest social science conference this week

Aberystwyth hosts Wales’ largest social science conference this week

NOW IN ITS FIFTH year, the Wales Institute of Social & Economic Research, Data & Methods (WISERD) Annual Conference brings together practitioners, policy makers and social scientists to discuss and debate themes such as health; socialRead More

Dr. Debbie Nash

IBERS lecturer awarded HEA Senior Fellow

News, University News July 1, 2014 at 5:00 pm Comments

DR. DEBBIE Nash from Aberystwyth University’s Institute for Biological Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) has been awarded Senior Fellow status with the Higher Education Academy (HEA). Debbie is a Senior Tutor and Lecturer in Equine &Read More

New bar to open in Aberystwyth town centre

New bar to open in Aberystwyth town centre

Aberystwyth News, Editors' Pick, News June 30, 2014 at 1:30 pm Comments

PROJECT 11 is the codename for a brand new business venture hoping to expand into a new area of food, leisure and hospitality in Aberystwyth. Despite saving the true name and logo for the ‘big reveal’,Read More

New IBERS Director appointed

New IBERS Director appointed

News, University News June 28, 2014 at 11:00 am Comments

PROFESSOR Mike Gooding has been announced as the new Director for the Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) at Aberystwyth University. Professor Gooding is currently a Professor of Crop Science and Agronomy, and HeadRead More

Aberystwyth dubbed safest place to study

Aberystwyth dubbed safest place to study

ABERYSTWYTH University has been dubbed the safest university in Wales, according to a report published on Tuesday 24th by The Complete University Guide, which was compiled from official police data, ranking crime rates for the communitiesRead More

The Diana Camera - Greg Dash

Aberystwyth Student and Entrepreneur Greg Dash does it again

LAST YEAR, Aberystwyth University PhD student Greg Dash caused a storm when he invented the world’s smallest digital fisheye camera –the ‘Little Cyclops’ –and was able to pay off the majority of his massive student debtRead More

IBERS generates £365m economic benefit

IBERS generates £365m economic benefit

News, University News June 22, 2014 at 11:00 am Comments

EVERY £1 of public funding invested in Aberystwyth University’s Institute of Biological Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) generated £12.18 of benefit for the UK economy in 2012/13. IBERS is strategically funded by the Biotechnology and BiologicalRead More