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Are you interested in taking part in our BioDiscovery Days?
(24 Jan 2020)
Manchester Museum is hosting a series of events during British Science week to showcase BioSciences

Wholeness programme at St Peter’s House
(24 Jan 2020)
This year’s wholeness programme at St Peter’s House is rich and varied – there are spaces for stillness, times to find your inner Taylor Swift and mindful moments-a-plenty

Climate Justice Fortnight Teach-In
(24 Jan 2020)
A call out for academics to get involved with Climate Justice Fortnight from 10 to 23 February

Seeing the Invisible: Medieval Hidden Heritage Revealed
(23 Jan 2020)
Meet the most influential community you may never have heard of - the expert Syriac translators of the medieval Middle East

An evening with legendary rock photographer Kevin Cummins
(22 Jan 2020)
The photographer who captured the Sex Pistols on film at their final UK gig on Christmas Day, 1977 will be in conversation with journalist John Robb

REMEMBERING BIAFRA: Public History for Community Empowerment
(21 Jan 2020)
10am-4.30pm, Saturday 25 January 2020 at the Manchester Central Library

The Complete Works: Lindsay Hilsum
(21 Jan 2020)
6.45pm, Wednesday 19 February 2020 at HOME Mcr

Celebrate Chinese New Year with Manchester Confucius Institute
(16 Jan 2020)
Chinese New Year is undoubtedly Manchester’s most bright and colourful annual celebrations

Be Active 2020 fitness classes
(15 Jan 2020)
New year New you – Be Active have got a great selection of courses for 2020

The Complete Works: Aminatta Forna - Exclusive 241 offer for staff and students
(15 Jan 2020)
Part of: The Complete Works: Year 1 – Hope & Resistance

Invite: Digital Collections Launch
(14 Jan 2020)
The official launch and celebration of the new University of Manchester Digital Collections Viewer will take place at the Whitworth Hall, 5pm, Tuesday 28 January 2020.

The Complete Works: Aminatta Forna OBE
(14 Jan 2020)
Part of The Complete Works: Year 1 - Hope and Resistance

Lecture on student satisfaction, transmission and passive recipience of feedback
(14 Jan 2020)
Register now for the first UMTIL Open Lecture - Tackling the Big Issues of Student Satisfaction, Transmission and Passive Recipience of Feedback

The Complete Works: Year 1 – Hope & Resistance
(14 Jan 2020)
Series of literary events at HOME Manchester 2019/2020

Wellbeing Lectures – January and February
(13 Jan 2020)
If you have decided to make your wellbeing a priority in 2020, then come along to one of our forthcoming lectures

Grubtime Natter at Manchester Museum
(09 Jan 2020)
A series of lunchtime talks at Manchester Museum to accompany Beauty and the Beasts exhibition

Beauty Bee January offers at the Wellbeing Rooms
(08 Jan 2020)
Treat yourself with these special offers from Beauty Bee

Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) in the mainstream - AMBS Vital Topics
(08 Jan 2020)
Come along to the next Vital Topics with Sacha Sadan, Director of Corporate Governance, Legal and General on Thursday, 30 January

Literature Live: Luke Brown and Emma Jane Unsworth
(07 Jan 2020)
6.30pm, Monday 10 February at the International Anthony Burgess Foundation

Language, Community and Creativity
(07 Jan 2020)
1.30pm, Friday 31 January at the Martin Harris Centre

WCLC: Tom Hewson (jazz piano) Essence
(07 Jan 2020)
1.10pm, Thursday 30 January at the Martin Harris Centre

Runway - No Door Theatre
(07 Jan 2020)
8pm, Thursday 30 January and Friday 31 January at the Martin Harris Centre

A Literary Evening with Maryam Hessavi and Usma Malik - Part of MACFEST 2020
(07 Jan 2020)
6.30pm, Monday 13 January 2020 at Blackwell's Bookshop

Wellbeing Lectures – January and February
(06 Jan 2020)
If you have decided to make your wellbeing a priority in 2020, then come along to one of our forthcoming lectures

An evening with Michelin-starred chef Tom Kerridge
(03 Jan 2020)
In conjunction with Blackwell's Manchester, Tom Kerridge will be talking to Emily Heward, the MEN's Food, Drink and Events Editor, at Manchester Central Library

Sign up for this year's Purple Wave run events
(03 Jan 2020)
Last year we had nearly 3,000 University of Manchester staff, students and alumni entering our Purple Wave events

Pint of Science: The Challenges of Ending Plastic Waste
(02 Jan 2020)
Join a panel of leading experts as they discuss the current state of plastic use in the UK

InStitches sales raised over £800 for charity
(16 Dec 2019)
Funds raised by the University knitting and stitching group will be split between Wood Street Mission and Manchester Central Food Bank – thanks to everyone who gave support!

Nominate our local food bank to win £1,000 funding
(13 Dec 2019)
Help to fight poverty in Manchester with the click of a button

FSE Choir's inaugural performances this week!
(09 Dec 2019)
May your days be merry and bright with the FSE choir