Societies

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British Beer Pong Champion Rhodri Davies talks to ASM about his recent success

Societies, Sport, University Sport April 21, 2016 at 12:09 pm Comments

DESPITE being so laid-back he’s practically horizontal, Rhodri Norman Gaskins Davies cuts a formidable figure as I meet him for the first time since his emphatic win on the national stage. I’ve been watching him and theRead More

The old boys will be playing the current team for Scope, the disability charity, and lifelong bragging rights.

DIGS’ AC ALSOM lace up for their 12-hour charity match in aid of Scope

Interviews, Societies, Sport, University Sport April 6, 2016 at 10:21 pm Comments

RAISING & Giving have been high up the agendas of many clubs and societies this year and it’s produced some brilliant events both on campus and in town. The latest addition to these fundraising ranks comesRead More

Aberystwyth Robotics Club receives award

Aberystwyth Robotics Club receives award

ABERYSTWYTH Robotics Club, open to all years of students from Penglais and Penweddig schools, is run out of the Physical Sciences building on the university’s Penglais campus. Run by members of staff from IMAPS and assisted byRead More

Kelly Keat addresses Aber Uni Council to fight for Free Wednesdays and fewer fees

Kelly Keat addresses Aber Uni Council to fight for Free Wednesdays and fewer fees

CONTINUING the work done by last year’s Union President and Activities Officer, Kelly Keat is writing to the Aberystwyth University Council, standing up for the student body after polls and calls for Wednesday lectures to beRead More

AberPride bring you four weeks of events for LGBT+* History Month!

AberPride bring you four weeks of events for LGBT+* History Month!

Editors' Pick, Societies, Student Living February 10, 2016 at 7:00 pm Comments

OVER February, Aber Balch / Aber Pride has a lot of events planned for LGBT*+ History Month. Our main campaign is  the ‘Pride in our History’ project. This is a research and arts campaign where we ask youRead More

Society Spotlight: Nomadic Players

Society Spotlight: Nomadic Players

Features, Societies May 17, 2015 at 1:15 pm Comments

WE INTERVIEWED The Nomadic Players Drama and Theatre Society, at the site of one of their May performances, with current president, Kieran Davies, and incoming president, Alex Grey.
So for starts, the Nomads were very recently nominatedRead More

Varsity 2015: Aber Wins the First Societies Varsity

Varsity 2015: Aber Wins the First Societies Varsity

Societies, Sport, Varsity 2015 May 5, 2015 at 6:15 pm Comments

FOR THE FIRST time ever, Varsity Societies between Aberystwyth and Bangor was held. The Sunday after Sports Varsity in Bangor, 3 events; Video Gaming, Poker, and Chess, were held at Aberystwyth Students’ Union. Aberystwyth Community ofRead More

Society Spotlight: Feminist Society

Society Spotlight: Feminist Society

Features, Societies March 18, 2015 at 1:00 pm Comments

MAINSTREAM media declared last year the Year of the Woman. Led by strong and often contentious pop stars, Beyoncé’s feminist rallying cry of an album lead the charge, featuring an extended clip from Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche’sRead More

Society Spotlight: Chess Club

Society Spotlight: Chess Club

Features, Societies December 21, 2014 at 12:00 pm Comments

ONE OF THE newest societies at Aberystwyth is the Chess Club – welcoming everyone from the most advanced players, to someone who doesn’t know their Rook from their Bishop. We spoke to president James Corrigan to findRead More

Society Spotlight: English and Creative Writing

Society Spotlight: English and Creative Writing

Features, Interviews, Societies November 15, 2014 at 3:00 pm Comments

BE YOU AN English student or a day-by-day book lover, the English and Creative Writing Society here in Aberystwyth has a lot to offer. Poets and writers might try their hand at a poetry slam or workshop,Read More