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Old College library protest

Old College library protest

University News October 18, 2011 at 9:33 pm Comments

DESPITE much hype on the Facebook event, the protest against the closure of the Old College Library only managed to attract around 20 people, at its height, despite having 76 confirmed attendees on the group.  InRead More

University to 2011 freshers: please don’t come to Aberystwyth

University News September 23, 2011 at 8:45 am Comments

Aberystwyth University has made an effort to highlight the availability of an increased bursary next year for non-UK students, in order to encourage them to defer entry until 2012, as it faces a substantial increase in demand forRead More

Battle of the Bus cards

Battle of the Bus cards

Aberystwyth News, University News September 23, 2011 at 8:00 am Comments

ARRIVA announce 350% increase in price of bus card, MWT offer rival card for a third of the price Arriva Buses Wales caused outrage amongst Aber students earlier this month by announcing a price hike forRead More

University accommodation crisis solution – bunkbeds

University accommodation crisis solution – bunkbeds

University News September 6, 2011 at 8:50 pm Comments

THE UNIVERSITY Accommodation Office, struggling with what it calls “a significant increase in student applications” coupled with “higher than average A level passes”, has announced that it will resort to bunkrooms in much of its accommodation. “TheRead More

Aber Student Jailed for Looting

Aber Student Jailed for Looting

AN ABERYSTWYTH student has been jailed for 16 months after pleading guilty to burglary during the riots last week in Manchester. Conrad McGrath, 21, of Stockport, studies English Literature and Creative Writing. He was caught lootingRead More

2012 Complete University Guide table published

National News, University News June 17, 2011 at 1:55 pm Comments

Aberysytwyth University has dropped two positions in the 2012 Complete University Guide compared to its 2011 position and with a new ranking of 49, comes very close to dropping out of the top 50. The independentRead More