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Why should you finally invest in an e-reader this year?

Technology September 9, 2011 at 2:37 pm Comments

It seems like people are reluctant to buy an e-reader. They are usually dubious about the screen of the electronic device and its cost. For sure, it is not the same as reading a good oldRead 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

Aneirin Hughes Alumni Interview

Aneirin Hughes Alumni Interview

Features, Interviews June 29, 2011 at 7:30 pm Comments

It’s getting towards that time of year again when we students start thinking about how fast the year has flown by, how close to graduation we are, and what we’re going to do with ourselves forRead More

Welcome to abercourier.com

ASM June 28, 2011 at 9:55 am Comments

  On behalf of the new Courier committee and editors, may I welcome to you our site, the place to come to view YOUR student newspaper online. This site shall be hosting all upcoming articles thatRead More

Summer Festival Guide

Summer Festival Guide

Arts, Music June 17, 2011 at 9:12 pm Comments

Music Festivals Festival Dates Beach Break Live June 16th – 20th Glastonbury June 22nd- 26th T in the Park July 8th, 9th, 10th V festival August 20th , 21st Reading August 26th,27th, 28th Bestival September 8th-Read More

The Future Cost of Education

Opinion June 17, 2011 at 6:05 pm Comments

On May 9th, Aberystwyth University was the first Welsh university to announce that, as of the academic year 2012/2013, they would be raising tuition fees to a maximum £9000 annually, matching a change in financing alreadyRead More

Top 5 European City Breaks

Top 5 European City Breaks

Travel June 17, 2011 at 5:22 pm Comments

Summer’s fast approaching, revision is at its peak and we are all longing for the moment we walk out of the exam hall for the last time. But with near four months summer holidays ahead ofRead More

…And now for something completely … quirky! (Societies you may never have known about)

Societies June 17, 2011 at 4:10 pm Comments

Curtain Call The Musical Theatre Society The curtain callers are a group of people obsessed with all things musical and there is no time or place that is inappropriate for singing! Whether it’s on stage orRead More

Spain’s Dani Pedrosa wins Portuguese MotoGP in Estoril

Spain’s Dani Pedrosa wins Portuguese MotoGP in Estoril

Sport June 17, 2011 at 2:28 pm Comments

Dani Pedrosa, who started from third on the grid in the Portguese round of this years MotoGP, ended up crossing the line in first place after sitting on Lorenzo’s tail until four laps from the end,Read More