Societies

Dead poets and Jäger bombs

Dead poets and Jäger bombs

Societies December 2, 2012 at 8:04 pm Comments

Poets, authors and the more realistic creative writers of Aberystwyth have long been crying out for a society that represents them, a group of like-minded people with whom they can discuss artful things like Keats, TheRead More

Philomusica of Aberystwyth

Societies November 23, 2012 at 3:50 pm Comments

SINCE the late 1980s and the closure of the University’s own orchestra society run by the Department of Music, Philomusica has been Aberystwyth’s only orchestra. Despite having been founded years before, the closure of the MusicRead More

Societies Officer resigns

Societies Officer resigns

Societies, University News October 19, 2012 at 12:45 pm Comments

ABERYSTWYTH Students’ Union Societies Officer, Dakota Dibben, resigned from his position earlier this month. It was only a few weeks into the year that Dibben made the announcement, as he felt that he “shouldn’t have stood” for theRead More

Aber Oxjam 2012: Local volunteers organise a music event for Oxfam

Aber Oxjam 2012: Local volunteers organise a music event for Oxfam

Societies October 19, 2012 at 12:35 pm Comments

ABER Oxjam had been gradually building throughout the past month until the climatic event arrived at the Students’ Union on Thursday 11th October.  The group of volunteers took over Aberystwyth Bandstand on Saturday 29th September withRead More

Students clean up local beach

Students clean up local beach

Societies October 19, 2012 at 12:34 pm Comments

YESTERDAY morning 20 students volunteered to do a clean up on Tan-Y-Bwlch beach.  They spent a couple of hours combing the seashore, getting rid of unsightly cans, bottles, plastic and random objects thrown ashore by theRead More

Teddy bears’ picnic success for EduSoc

Teddy bears’ picnic success for EduSoc

Societies October 4, 2012 at 2:06 pm Comments

OUR AIM as EduSoc (Education Society) is to not only provide a fun and social meeting point for people studying Childhood Studies and Education, but to also provide a chance for anyone considering working with childrenRead More

Curtain Call

Arts, Societies, Theatre December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

Curtain Call committee member Beth Garden, talks about being a Social Sec, her society’s plans for Christmas and how to get involved!   I am, and always have been, a walking contradiction. This article’s title isRead More

Oh, apparently we have a Glee society?

Societies December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

GLEE. I know. Your University has a Glee society. Bet you wish you’d worked harder on your A levels now don’t you? We all get together every Wednesday dressed as the characters and pretend we’re asRead More

What the puck? Octopush: It’s like hockey, but underwater

Societies, Sport December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

Octopush started back in 1954 in South Sea, invented by divers looking for a way to get fit and keep their club going in winter. Since then the sport has quickly progressed and spread worldwide. SomeRead More

AberLINKS The First Aid Society

Societies December 5, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

Aberystwyth LINKS is the Aberystwyth University St. John Cymru-Wales unit – ‘The first aid society.’ We are more commonly known around the University as AberLINKS. We were formed nine years ago and in this time weRead More