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Gross or gift? How to Live With Multiple People

Gross or gift? How to Live With Multiple People

Moving to university is a strange time for most. Whether you’re fresh from school, or had several years out, most people will have only lived with their families. So how do we adapt to living withRead More

Absent Whittingdale provides “toothless” BBC White Paper

Absent Whittingdale provides “toothless” BBC White Paper

Arts, Let’s talk about…, Opinion, TV May 16, 2016 at 7:00 pm Comments

“The BBC is a public broadcaster independent of government, not a state broadcaster like they have in those bastions of democracy, Russia or North Korea. All of this is under threat right now, make no mistake…Read More

Aber Student Media AGM & Elections results

Aber Student Media AGM & Elections results

ASM, Editors' Pick, Notes from the Editor April 26, 2016 at 10:20 pm Comments

TONIGHT was the Annual General Meeting of Aberystwyth Student Media, who came together to elect a new committee going into the 2016/2017 academic year. There were 12 positions being contested on the evening by 18 candidates,Read More

Notes From The Editor: Strap on your party hats

Notes From The Editor: Strap on your party hats

Notes from the Editor April 3, 2016 at 5:33 pm Comments

WITH this note from myself I bring you the 2000th installment of high-quality, locally-grown, hand-reared news from our website! For the past five years an ever-changing group of students here in Aber have been putting pensRead More

Notes from the Editor: Making our own work

Notes from the Editor: Making our own work

Notes from the Editor January 14, 2016 at 8:45 pm Comments

I’LL BE HONEST – when I took over this role from Andrew in October, I was pretty daunted. Not only was there a lot to do for this and for Sports Editor, I was trying toRead More

Notes from the Editor: ASM Presents and a month at the keyboard

Notes from the Editor: ASM Presents and a month at the keyboard

Notes from the Editor November 28, 2015 at 5:13 pm Comments

AS WE AT ASM prepare for our first live event of the year (bought to you through the mind of Eva, our Chair, and Rhee, our Live Events Manager, cheers!) I’m sat on my sofa gettingRead More

Let’s talk about… My life as a student athlete

Let’s talk about… My life as a student athlete

MY NAME is Alasdair Park and I am a student athlete. That description of myself means a large amount to me and is very significant. I am in in my final year of German studies andRead More

All the best: The departing words from an Online Editor

All the best: The departing words from an Online Editor

Blogs, Editors' Pick, Notes from the Editor September 28, 2015 at 8:18 pm Comments

JUST as everyone gets ready for the year ahead and ASM gears up for what I’m sure will be an incredible year, it’s time for me to depart. My MA is complete and so it’s timeRead More

Let’s talk about… a ‘war on free speech’?

Let’s talk about… a ‘war on free speech’?

Let’s talk about…, Opinion June 1, 2015 at 2:00 pm Comments

YOU MAY HAVE heard that, on Sunday 3rd May, a shooting took place in Texas. It was reported by The Independent that ‘two gunmen have been shot dead in Texas after attacking an anti-Islamic event exhibiting cartoonsRead More

Let’s talk about…. the student loans crisis

Let’s talk about…. the student loans crisis

Let’s talk about…, Opinion May 29, 2015 at 3:30 pm Comments

WITH TUITION fees increasing in price to £9000 pounds (non-international); which are adjusted with increasing inflation, an average graduate will have to pay back £36000 in tuition alone. The question is: why are loans becoming so expensive?Read More