Editors’ Pick

Three Political Hallucinations in Britain and the USA

Three Political Hallucinations in Britain and the USA

ASM, Editors' Pick, Opinion, Politics January 9, 2018 at 2:20 pm Comments

The Presence of Democracy It is almost indisputable that both the United Kingdom and the Unites States are commonly considered to be democracies. However, if we determine our views from fact, the merit of this theoryRead More

The Trials Of Siblinghood

The Trials Of Siblinghood

Arts, Comedy, Creative Writing, Editors' Pick December 12, 2017 at 3:13 pm Comments

  You would think, having raised four children–two of whom are (arguably) mature and independent adults–my parents would be able to handle a lazy seventeen year old. They cannot. I have ranted many times about myRead More

Shakespeare’s ‘As You Like It’ Monologue Written from a Female Perspective

Shakespeare’s ‘As You Like It’ Monologue Written from a Female Perspective

Arts, ASM, Books, Creative Writing, Editors' Pick, Theatre December 12, 2017 at 2:58 pm Comments

This is a response to the original monologue in Shakespeare’s “As You Like It”, from a female respective.   Original monologue:   “All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players; TheyRead More

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

What Meme is Your Accommodation?

What Meme is Your Accommodation?

ASM, Editors' Pick, Freshers, Housing October 15, 2017 at 10:01 pm Comments

By now you will have moved into your accommodation. If you’re lucky, you got your first choice, your flatmates are sound and you don’t have any major issues with the room itself. If not, bad luck.Read More

Dear Freshers

Dear Freshers

Aberystwyth News, ASM, Editors' Pick, Features, News October 7, 2017 at 10:39 pm Comments

Hey there, Freshers. First of all, I’d like to say congratulations on getting into university and welcome to Aberystwyth. I know you’re going to love it here. To help you settle in, I’d like to give youRead More

***** – The Killers’ Hot Fuss is Still the Pinnacle of Panache

***** – The Killers’ Hot Fuss is Still the Pinnacle of Panache

ASM, Editors' Pick, Music October 1, 2017 at 1:06 pm Comments

Released in the early days of Summer 2004, Hot Fuss became an instant heavy-weight of the alternative rock genre. It gave the world something new to look at, and ensured that the Vegas foursome (singer andRead More

This is A Public Service Announcement on Behalf of the Aberystwyth Student Media Society

This is A Public Service Announcement on Behalf of the Aberystwyth Student Media Society

Aberystwyth News, ASM, Editors' Pick September 27, 2017 at 1:56 am Comments

Welcome one and all to academic year 2017/2018. We made it! Firstly, congratulations to all of this year’s incoming Freshers! You’ve spent the last seven or eight months pouring over application forms, prospectuses, brochures, and allRead More

Opinion: A Call to End Online Shaming

Opinion: A Call to End Online Shaming

Editors' Pick, Opinion August 19, 2016 at 8:00 pm Comments

THE INTERNET IS the most powerful communication tool ever invented. With a single button press, we can share our thoughts with thousands, sometimes millions of other people. In the immortal words of Uncle Ben, “With greatRead More

Edinburgh Fringe review: Chris Gethard’s Career Suicide

Edinburgh Fringe review: Chris Gethard’s Career Suicide

Arts, Comedy, Editors' Pick August 19, 2016 at 8:48 am Comments

WHITE MALE ART has its fair share of surprisingly well-built figures. Sufjan Stevens is the most obvious, looking like he chops wood for eight hours a day and tunes his antique harp collection by night, andRead More