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Busiest week in The Manchester Welcome

16 Sep 2013

Most of our students will arrive this week – for a fun-filled, fully supported start to their University career

Further materials and information are being made available for our new students , while staff are being asked to wear their askme badge and be on hand to help when needed.

The guidelines for badge wearers can be seen at askme

There’s also the Distinguished Lecture series, which staff can also attend at 6.30pm each evening in University Place.

  • Monday, 16 September “Computers and Brains” – Professor Steve Furber
  • Tuesday, 17 September “Mummies, Magic and Manchester” – Dr Joyce Tyldesley
  • Wednesday, 18 September – Professor Michael Wood in conversation with Tristram Hunt MP
  • Thursday, 19 September “The Uses of Science” – Professor Sir John Sulston
  • Friday, 20 September “Dinosaurs and the origins of Life” – Dr Phil Manning

Book a free place at Distinguished Lecture series

For an overview of what's on offer to our new students, see the Crucial Guide