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Be part of next year’s 200th anniversary of the Peterloo Massacre
(07 Dec 2018)
Call opens for submissions for impact and/or social engagement events.

BBC's Songs of Praise to feature Lemn Sissay's Christmas Dinner Project
(06 Dec 2018)
The programme, which also features Chancellors Hotel, will air on Sunday, 16 December

University invests in central teaching spaces
(05 Dec 2018)
Teaching spaces across the University have benefitted from renovation

Key Travel launches as University Travel Management Partner
(05 Dec 2018)
Key Travel are the University Travel Management Partner

University of Manchester Superannuation Scheme (UMSS) closure to new joiners
(04 Dec 2018)
Staff members who are eligible to join UMSS (generally in grades 1-5) but haven’t already done so have until Thursday, 6 December to opt in

Nominate your outstanding alumni for our 2019 awards
(04 Dec 2018)
Our Outstanding Alumni Awards are presented to Manchester graduates

Support the Chancellor’s Christmas Dinner project
(04 Dec 2018)
The Christmas Dinner is an annual project founded by our Chancellor Lemn Sissay MBE to provide a Christmas Day for care leavers aged between 18 and 25 – one they’ll never forget

Watch our new videos to find out more about Online Ethical Grand Challenges
(04 Dec 2018)
If you’ve ever wanted to find out more about Ethical Grand Challenges we’ve now produced 2 new videos showcasing the content of the Challenges

‘In a nutshell’ manager training and development series
(04 Dec 2018)
Lunchtime sessions give managers practical advice on a range of HR topics

University’s Financial Statements published
(03 Dec 2018)
Find out more about our financial performance for 2017/18

Christmas closure dates and Recruitment and Payroll deadlines
(03 Dec 2018)
Submit documentation on time or earlier as we face higher than average pre-Christmas volumes

Deadline for submission of staff expenses today
(03 Dec 2018)
Expenses submitted before 5pm on Monday, 3 December will be paid on Friday, 21 December

Change Management Essentials launch
(03 Dec 2018)
Online resource for those leading, delivering or experiencing change now available

Home Office EU Settlement scheme open for staff
(03 Dec 2018)
Further guidance on the Home Office pilot scheme

The Hive - family policies
(03 Dec 2018)
Thank you for sharing your views on The Hive about how to develop policies on maternity, adoption and shared parental leave

Finance develop office space for staff
(03 Dec 2018)
The Finance Directorate have taken positive action from 2017 Staff Survey by developing breakout spaces for staff

WATCH – Open meeting with Patrick Hackett and the PSLT
(30 Nov 2018)
Watch the live stream of both open meetings with Patrick Hackett and the PSLT on StaffNet

University wins Gold Watermark to recognise excellence in public engagement
(30 Nov 2018)
The University has been awarded a Gold Watermark for the effectiveness of the ways in which it works to engage society with its activities in research, culture and teaching

Henry Royce Institute reaches construction landmark
(29 Nov 2018)
The University of Manchester hosts ‘topping-out’ ceremony as construction of flagship materials science research Hub reaches highest point.

Cancer research facility renamed to honour contribution of Michael Oglesby
(29 Nov 2018)
The facility for Manchester Cancer Research Centre (MCRC) researchers has been named the Oglesby Cancer Research Building

New Leadership Model for DSE and specific areas of the Faculties and Schools
(28 Nov 2018)
The proposals relate to Grade 8 and 9 roles in the Directorate for the Student Experience, and specific areas of three Faculties and Schools.

UK-China Student Dialogue Competition
(28 Nov 2018)
#studentdialogue2018

Athena SWAN award recognises FBMH commitment to equality and diversity
(28 Nov 2018)
Faculty achieves silver award status for each of its three schools

President celebrates her Royal Institution Christmas Lecture 20th anniversary
(27 Nov 2018)
President and Vice-Chancellor Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell delivered the 1998 Christmas Lectures

Extend the global reach of your teaching with University of Manchester Worldwide
(27 Nov 2018)
University partners with FutureLearn to offer MOOCs for online courses

Your vote matters! Vote on how you would like to develop our family policies
(27 Nov 2018)
Share your views on how to develop policies on maternity, adoption and shared parental leave

How should you deal with historic paper student files?
(27 Nov 2018)
The University has produced guidance on how paper student records should be managed and stored

Rock the ribbon for World Aids Day
(26 Nov 2018)
World Aids Day at the University

Nominations now open for Making a Difference Awards 2019
(26 Nov 2018)
It’s time to recognise and celebrate the difference our staff, students and external partners are making!

How to Stellify our students
(26 Nov 2018)
All you need to know about developing distinctive Manchester graduates