Students’ Union News

English and Creative Writing named Department of the Year at SLTAs

English and Creative Writing named Department of the Year at SLTAs

News, Students' Union News, University News April 25, 2015 at 7:04 pm Comments

THIS year’s Student-led Teaching Awards (SLTAs) were held on Friday 24th April, with the Department of English and Creative Writing being announced as the Department of the Year. The SLTAs are in their fourth year this yearRead More

Student Led Teaching Awards 2015: LIVE

Student Led Teaching Awards 2015: LIVE

NOW in their fourth year, the Student Led Teaching Awards (SLTAs) recognise the best from the students and staff at the University. There have been over 1000 nominations submitted this year  compared to 427 last year, 200 the year before,Read More

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