Features

The Extinguisher Report debuts on Bay TV

The Extinguisher Report debuts on Bay TV

ASM, Bay TV, Features, The Extinguisher Report November 19, 2015 at 6:00 pm Comments

WHAT do Jeremy Corbyn, University Accommodation and League Tables have in common? They were all featured on the first episode of The Extinguisher Report! Bay TV’s new monthly satire show, The Extinguisher Report take news fromRead More

On Course Foundation: Working with veterans through golf

On Course Foundation: Working with veterans through golf

Features, Interviews November 17, 2015 at 1:00 pm Comments

This week we’ve spoken to Steve Holt, the managing director of the On Course Foundation. On Course was set up by John Simpson in 2009 and works with veterans of war, helping them recover through golf.Read More

Dear Friends

Dear Friends

The following is a message I initially wrote around midnight when the attacks were still taking place in Paris. It was written as a way of getting my thoughts and feelings down on the incident asRead More

Abertoons coming soon to ASM Features!

Abertoons, Features November 10, 2015 at 9:00 pm Comments

A new sub category is set to enter Features! After a first installment in our Fresher’s Fayre edition of the Courier, ‘Abertoons’ will be appearing both in the Courier and online at Aberystwyth Student Media, displayingRead More

This Season coming from the Nomadic Players

This Season coming from the Nomadic Players

Arts, Features, Theatre November 4, 2015 at 4:00 pm Comments

THE NOMADIC PLAYERS are making momentum in their 16th year as a society with several shows on the way. First the bittersweet Two by Jim Cartwright, a microcosm of working-class life in a Northern local in the 80’s;Read More

MacGuffin: An app device to move writing forwards?

MacGuffin: An app device to move writing forwards?

Features, Interviews October 29, 2015 at 1:00 pm Comments

WE GOT IN TOUCH with Jim Hinks, project manager of MacGuffin (that’s our new favourite app and not Alfred Hitchcock’s nickname for a plot devices). In your own words, what is MacGuffin? MacGuffin is a bigRead More

An interview with Nightline’s Miles Billington

An interview with Nightline’s Miles Billington

Features, Interviews October 19, 2015 at 11:00 am Comments

WE MET MILES Billington who is the co-ordinater for Nightline. Though not a union society, the Aberystwyth call centre is made by students for students. First off, what was your mascot Nigel’s  (pictured here) origin? WellRead More

Our longest serving monarch: Elizabeth II

Our longest serving monarch: Elizabeth II

Features, National News, News September 27, 2015 at 9:30 am Comments

EARLIER this month, Queen Elizabeth II became the longest reigning monarch and surpassed Queen Victoria, her great-great-grandmother. Her 63 year and seven-month reign became the longest in history on Wednesday 9th at 17:30, having reigned for 23,266Read More

Jeremy Bowen presented as Fellow of Aberystwyth University

Twelve individuals honoured by Aberystwyth University during Graduation 2015

Editors' Pick, Features, News, University News July 27, 2015 at 11:00 am Comments

ABERYSTWYTH University honoured twelve individuals during Graduation Week 2015 which took place over four days, from Tuesday 14 until Friday 17 July, at Aberystwyth University’s Arts Centre. Eight Honorary Fellowships were presented to individuals who have,Read More

CAA at Aberystwyth University launches two new Welsh apps for primary schools

CAA at Aberystwyth University launches two new Welsh apps for primary schools

Features, National News, News, University News July 22, 2015 at 11:00 am Comments

ONE OF Wales’ biggest educational resources publishers, CAA (Educational Resource Publisher) at Aberystwyth University, has launched two new Welsh apps for primary schools – Gwastraff and Sgìl-iau. The apps, which are free to download on Apple and Android devices,Read More