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Ten ideas to hack student life

Lifestyle, Student Living December 27, 2015 at 2:00 pm Comments

Moving out of a house where your parents most likely did everything for you can be hard. It will probably be your first time cooking on your own, first time washing your own clothes, first timeRead More

Seven alternative things to do this Halloween

Seven alternative things to do this Halloween

Lifestyle, Student Living October 27, 2015 at 9:00 pm Comments

If you’re not quite fond of the party scene or you feel that you’re a bit too old for trick or treating, then have no fear (or lots of it…) because I’ve come up with eightRead More

A-Z of Aber

A-Z of Aber

Freshers, Lifestyle, Student Living October 18, 2015 at 12:00 pm Comments

HERE AT ASM, we all know that Aberystwyth University is the best place to spend your student years. That is why we came here. If you don’t know it now, you will do soon. To letRead More

Cooking Corner: Smoked garlic and butternut squash risotto recipe

Cooking Corner: Smoked garlic and butternut squash risotto recipe

Food and Drink, Lifestyle, Student Living October 8, 2015 at 4:00 pm Comments

THI YEAR, the lifestyle team will be continuing to give you the latest in recipes which we think would make a great student meal. This time around, it’s a Smoked garlic and butternut squash risotto. This recipe serves:Read More

Cooking Corner: Beef chili nachos with Very Lazy chilis

Cooking Corner: Beef chili nachos with Very Lazy chilis

Food and Drink, Lifestyle, Student Living October 4, 2015 at 5:00 pm Comments

I MADE THIS for dinner one evening and it was delicious… I don’t normally have chili with much spice in it, but the chopped chili made it into a real chili, and not just a meatRead More

What I wish I had known before…

What I wish I had known before…

Freshers, Lifestyle, Student Living October 2, 2015 at 12:00 pm Comments

WE ASKED STUDENTS from different departments to tell us what they wished they knew before they entered their halls, came to Aber, and started their course and these are the results: Ashley Evans: Welsh, Film andRead More

Facing the Fringe Festival: a travel guide

Facing the Fringe Festival: a travel guide

Arts, Lifestyle, Student Living, Travel September 30, 2015 at 12:00 pm Comments

EDINBURGH’S Fringe Festival is an annual celebration of the arts with comedy, theater and music rife in the streets of the capital. If you made it to the Fringe this year, then I hope you enjoyedRead More

Aberystwyth Freshers’ Bucket List

Aberystwyth Freshers’ Bucket List

Freshers, Lifestyle, Student Living September 29, 2015 at 2:00 pm Comments

ANOTHER YEAR, another bunch of new, bright eyed Freshers. Here’s a list of ten things that are absolutely necessary to accomplish during your first year in Aber. Second and Third years, how many have you done?Read More

5 apps you will need at university

5 apps you will need at university

Lifestyle, Student Living, Technology September 28, 2015 at 12:00 pm Comments

AS YOU ARRIVE at university this year, there are certain things that you know you’ll need, but something that you may not have considered is those apps for your smartphone that will make your university experienceRead More

Sarah’s top tips for freshers’

Sarah’s top tips for freshers’

Editors' Pick, Lifestyle, Student Living September 26, 2015 at 5:39 pm Comments

CONGRATULATIONS! You have made it back to Aber for another year. For those of you who are just arriving for freshers, you will have a brilliant time over the coming year. For those of you, likeRead More