Articles by: Maisie OBrien

The Labour Party has taken the risk you want it to, now stop shouting and start voting

The Labour Party has taken the risk you want it to, now stop shouting and start voting

Opinion October 3, 2016 at 11:19 pm Comments

The Labour Party has gone through the most tumultuous period in its history over the past sixteen months. Its leader, Jeremy Corbyn, hero of the grassroots and king of community cafes, is the most divisive figureRead More

What are the Panama Papers and why do they matter?

What are the Panama Papers and why do they matter?

News, Opinion May 17, 2016 at 4:00 pm Comments

ON THE 10th May 2016, the The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (the ICIJ) released a searchable database of those individuals and companies whose details were leaked as a part of the Panama Papers. The Panama Papers have beenRead More

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The Corbin’s Winners 2016

News May 12, 2016 at 2:07 pm Comments

THIS year’s Corbin’s Awards took place on the 7th May where alumni, committee, members and friends all gathered to celebrate the acheivements of ASM over the past year. The Corbin’s Awards are a great opportunity every yearRead More

ASM Liveblogs….Aber INOUT EU Referendum Debate

ASM Liveblogs….Aber INOUT EU Referendum Debate

News, University News April 28, 2016 at 7:29 pm Comments

Tonight we are coming to you live from the Aberystwyth INOUT EU Referendum Debate, hosted by the Aber “IN” campaign and the UKIP and pro-Brexit campaign. The event is due to start at 7:30pm, there are lotsRead More

Aberystwyth Student Media joins national student survey on racism campaign

Aberystwyth Student Media joins national student survey on racism campaign

ABERYSTWYTH Student Media are adding their names to a list of student newspapers across the UK participating in a national student survey on racism, following an incident at Warwick University on the 5th April 2016. OnRead More

Aberystwyth University students host debate about Britain’s membership of the EU

Aberystwyth University students host debate about Britain’s membership of the EU

News, University News April 25, 2016 at 7:08 pm Comments

ON THE 28th April 2016, Aberystwyth University students will lead a debate about Britain’s membership of the European Union. The debate will be hosted by the Aber ‘IN’ Campaign and UKIP Aberystwyth Uni and pro-Brexit Campaigners inRead More

Council calls on Welsh government to consider badger cull

Council calls on Welsh government to consider badger cull

Aberystwyth News, News April 18, 2016 at 6:29 pm Comments

CEREDIGION council is expected to write to the Welsh Assembly asking them to consider authorising a targeted badger cull to combat the spread of tuberculosis (TB). The request, which is expected to be made after the upcomingRead More

Amnesty International Society to host a discussion about “Human Rights and the Body: The Zika Virus”

Amnesty International Society to host a discussion about “Human Rights and the Body: The Zika Virus”

News, University News April 9, 2016 at 2:46 pm Comments

ON THE 13th April 2016 the Amnesty International Society is hosting a discussion titled, “Human Rights and the Body: The Zika Virus”. The event will begin at 6pm and will be held in the Main HallRead More

Delegates prepare for NUS conference, the largest UK student gathering of the year

Delegates prepare for NUS conference, the largest UK student gathering of the year

THE NATIONAL Union of Students has published the full list of motions and amendments, which will be discussed at their annual national conference. The conference, scheduled for the 19th-21st of April, is the largest democratic gatheringRead More

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Aberystwyth University becomes one of the top 100 universities in the world to study Geography

News, University News March 29, 2016 at 5:00 pm Comments

ABERYSTWYTH University has become one of the top 100 universities in the world to study Geography according to the most recent QS World University Rankings by subject, which was published on the 22nd March. Geography atRead More