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Get free entry to Tabley's treasures
(15 Oct 2020)
Tabley House will be open to visitors until 1 November, and staff can gain free entry

Louise Glück becomes first American woman to win Nobel Prize for Literature
(15 Oct 2020)
Trailblazing Nobel Prize winner is published by Carcanet Press, a University and Creative Manchester partner

First Light at Jodrell Bank reaches construction milestone
(13 Oct 2020)
A major construction milestone was reached as the Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre’s new First Light Pavilion saw its impressive concrete dome roof installed

Thousands of meals form part of student support package
(13 Oct 2020)
Staff have stepped up to make thousands of deliveries and support isolating students

Coming out of lockdown with IntoUniversity Manchester North
(13 Oct 2020)
Working harder than ever to continue to create a safe, welcoming and fun environment for all of the students to learn, grow and thrive

Submit your photos for homeless charity calendar
(09 Oct 2020)
To mark their 30th year in 2021, Manchester homeless charity Barnabus need your photos for their calendar

Jodrell Bank to feature on BBC Four's The Sky at Night
(08 Oct 2020)
The programme will air on Sunday, 11 October at 10pm

Tackling inequality is key for post-COVID economic recovery, say experts
(02 Oct 2020)
Safeguarding people's living standards, re-evaluating the role of key workers in society, and reducing racial and social inequality are crucial for the UK’s economic recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic

A huge thank you for donating to support women in crisis
(02 Oct 2020)
Back in July the Volunteering and Community Engagement team posted a call-out on StaffNet for donations for the women’s refuges we work with on a regular basis

Toolkit developed to help students study online during COVID-19 pandemic
(30 Sep 2020)
In response to the challenges of teaching during the pandemic, a Manchester expert has developed a new tool to help students to learn effectively online while their physical lectures and seminars are not taking place

FSE Students Hubs are open!
(24 Sep 2020)
Colleagues share their experiences of working at the two new temporary Student Support Hubs

GP lecturer makes shortlist for Health Hero award
(23 Sep 2020)
A GP and part-time lecturer who delivered care packages to staff during the COVID-19 lockdown has made the shortlist for a prestigious health award

Volunteering to restart on campus
(21 Sep 2020)
After a lot of hard work over the summer, plans are now in place for students to continue volunteering

Innovative PPE respirator design could assist in the fight against COVID-19
(18 Sep 2020)
University staff and frontline medical workers have combined to design and test a new type of respirator to keep healthcare professionals safe during the COVID-19 pandemic

Countdown to the Social Justice Challenge begins
(18 Sep 2020)
Help students take their first step towards the Stellify Award

Manchester Museum and the Whitworth to reopen to the public
(16 Sep 2020)
Manchester Museum and the Whitworth art gallery are reopening their doors to the public from today (Wednesday, 16 September) for the first time since the lockdown came into place six months ago

Strategy to help Greater Manchester schools as they reopen
(02 Sep 2020)
One of our experts is leading a recovery strategy to help schools in Greater Manchester as they reopen after the coronavirus lockdown

Manchester Museum to reopen its doors to the public
(01 Sep 2020)
Our Museum will reopen on Wednesday, 16 September

Back to the lab: An insight into return to campus
(01 Sep 2020)
Senior Technical Operations Manager John Moore and Postgraduate Researcher Sarah Brown from the School of Environment, Education and Development reveal what it's like to return to campus after lockdown

Return to campus: Rhys' story
(28 Aug 2020)
Rhys Thomas, a Research Associate from the Department of Materials, reveals what it's like to return to campus after lockdown

Virtual Enterprise School helps accelerate social enterprise revolution
(26 Aug 2020)
Our first virtual Enterprise School has named the winner of its newly launched entrepreneurship programme

Return to campus: Kerris' story
(26 Aug 2020)
Technical Apprentice Kerris Boulton gave an insight into working on campus during its phased reopening

Queering Manchester Museum
(25 Aug 2020)
Our Museum is hosting a family friendly digital drag show in the lead-up to Manchester Pride

Students clock up more mentoring hours for ReachOut than any other university
(21 Aug 2020)
Students volunteering at the mentoring charity ReachOut have given a staggering amount of their free time this academic year despite some projects finishing slightly earlier than expected due to COVID-19 and lockdown

Diversity Champions Project scoops award win
(19 Aug 2020)
Our Diversity Champions Project has won the Community Cohesion and Diversity Award category at the Outstanding Social Behaviour Awards

Wind down with music from the Martin Harris Centre
(14 Aug 2020)
The Martin Harris Centre presents a number of music performances

Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre set to reopen its doors
(07 Aug 2020)
The Discovery Centre has been closed to the public since lockdown began in March 2020

Celebrate Manchester Pride at UoM
(05 Aug 2020)
As expected there will be no Manchester Pride parade this year, but that does not mean we cannot celebrate the LGBTQ+ community at our University and beyond

SALC: Connect, Engage, Inspire
(04 Aug 2020)
Explore the latest music, lectures, podcasts, writing and online learning made available to the world by the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures

Return to campus: an insight from one of our labs
(01 Aug 2020)
Senior Technical Operations Manager John Moore and Postgraduate Researcher Sarah Brown from the School of Environment, Education and Development reveal what it's like to return to campus after lockdown