Students’ Union News

SU letter calls on University to place more value on sport

SU letter calls on University to place more value on sport

ABERYSTWYTH Students’ Union have published an open letter to the Aberystwyth University Council calling on them to do more to encourage student participation in sport. The letter, which was written by Students’ Union President Jacob Dafydd Ellis andRead More

Aberystwyth University celebrates community of international students with One World Week

Aberystwyth University celebrates community of international students with One World Week

News, Students' Union News, University News March 19, 2015 at 1:30 pm Comments

ABERYSTWYTH University is hosting a number of events this week to celebrate One World Week. This is in recognition of the contribution that international students make to the University, the local community and the Welsh economy. The University’s InternationalRead More

Over 900 nominations for SLTAs

Over 900 nominations for SLTAs

News, Students' Union News, University News March 19, 2015 at 11:10 am Comments

NOMINATIONS close tomorrow for the fourth annual Student Led Teaching Awards (SLTAs). Through the awards process, students are given the opportunity to nominate staff, student representatives and departments for a total of 10 categories. Nominations are submitted online atRead More

Elections 2015 Re-cap: Full-Time Officers

Elections 2015 Re-cap: Full-Time Officers

AFTER the dust has settled since the Students’ Union Elections last month, we take a look at each of the winners in detail. This article focusses on the newly elected full-time officers. You can find theRead More

Students’ Union cuts prices of sanitary products

Students’ Union cuts prices of sanitary products

Editors' Pick, News, Students' Union News March 17, 2015 at 11:00 am Comments

IN A MOVE that benefits all students, Aberystwyth Students’ Union Shop has agreed to sell sanitary products at a 5% loss (cost price minus VAT ) following a request from the Aberystwyth Feminist Society. The decision toRead More

Elections 2015 Re-cap: Part-Time Officers

Elections 2015 Re-cap: Part-Time Officers

Elections 14/15, News, Students' Union News March 14, 2015 at 6:00 pm Comments

AFTER the dust has settled since the Students’ Union Elections last month, we take a look at each of the winners in detail. This article focusses on the newly elected part-time officers. Stay tuned for theRead More

Men’s Rugby Union team suspended until the end of season

Men’s Rugby Union team suspended until the end of season

ABERYSTWYTH University’s Men’s Rugby Union team has been suspended until the end of the season after allegedly burning a fresher with a cigarette and shaving him as part of an initiation ceremony.  In a statement, AberystwythRead More

Student Council votes to put Bible debate to referendum of all students

Student Council votes to put Bible debate to referendum of all students

News, Students' Union News, University News March 12, 2015 at 1:00 pm Comments

THE ‘Change Aber’ Council voted, on Tuesday evening (3rd March), to put the question of whether bibles should be placed in University halls to an entire student referendum. The meeting, which took place in the Main Room ofRead More

Elections 2015: Interviews with the winners

Elections 2015: Interviews with the winners

BAY TV are pleased to release the interviews with the winners from the 2015 SU Elections. The video contains the full interview schedule. Look out for the elections special of The Courier, which is released tomorrow across campus. YouRead More

Elections 2015: Winners

Elections 2015: Winners

THE RESULTS are in for the 2015 Aberystwyth Students’ Union Election. 2269 students voted, which is a turnout of 29%, surpassing the target of 27%. You can view the full live blog of the results night here.Read More