Societies

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 recentlyRead 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

Interview: AberPride

Interview: AberPride

Features, Interviews, Societies July 2, 2014 at 12:00 pm Comments

AS WE HAVE come to the end of June, LGBT Pride Month, we can look back at a year where LGBT+ affairs have often been in the forefront of global news – the Sochi Olympics and waves ofRead More

Dying For It – student theatre at its best

Dying For It – student theatre at its best

Arts, Local, Societies, Theatre March 14, 2014 at 2:00 pm Comments

NEVER let it be mistook, this is student theatre; the staging, whilst impressive for the budget the crew were working on, is still very clearly within a local hall. Some of the doors don’t shut properlyRead More

Exploding Fish make it to Edinburgh Fringe

Exploding Fish make it to Edinburgh Fringe

Arts, Local, Societies August 25, 2013 at 12:00 pm Comments

EXPLODING FISH, Aberystwyth’s own Improvisation Society, are continuing to make a name for themselves and this time on the big stage at Edinburgh Fringe. Performing as the ‘Knights of Improvalot’, in a 50 minute play calledRead More

New Societies Officer elected

New Societies Officer elected

Societies, University News December 2, 2012 at 8:04 pm Comments

MICHAELA Kyrionymou has been elected as the Societies Officer for the rest of the academic year. Kyrionymou, a third year International Politics student, stood uncontested in a by-election for the position, following the resignation of previousRead More