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Our Technical Services teams recognised with national award
(01 Jul 2022)
Colin Baines, Head of Technical Skills and Development, recently accepted the award from Technicians Make it Happen at a ceremony in York

Manchester hosts top European doctoral association conference
(29 Jun 2022)
The European University Association’s Council for Doctoral Education (EUA-CDE) launched its new vision on doctoral education at the conference

Getty Foundation awards £48k to the Whitworth
(29 Jun 2022)
Created in 2018, The Paper Project funds a variety of projects by curators around the world who study prints and drawings, simultaneously boosting their professional development and bringing new discoveries about works on paper to light

Inaugural showcase celebrates innovation and enterprise
(28 Jun 2022)
More than 80 entrepreneurs, colleagues, investors and wider support partners gathered to learn how entrepreneurial individuals have benefitted from the support provided by MEC over the last 20 years

Two academics selected for Top 50 Women in Engineering
(27 Jun 2022)
Professors Caroline Jay and Aline Miller, have been recognised in the Top 50 Women in Engineering (WE50) for their stellar contributions and impact in engineering

Pop up Museum at the British Cardiovascular Society 100 year celebrations
(24 Jun 2022)
Historical medical equipment and instruments showcased at the British Cardiovascular Society (BCS) annual conference.

Media Relations colleagues win PRCA Dare In-House Team of the Year award
(24 Jun 2022)
Congratulations to our Media Relations colleagues

Criminology lecturer awarded UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship
(23 Jun 2022)
Dr Marion Vannier has been recognised as one of the most promising science and research leaders in the country by being awarded a coveted Future Leaders Fellowship by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI)

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion blog: Windrush Day
(22 Jun 2022)
Windrush Day 2022 takes place today, Wednesday, 22 June

‘Golden Mummies of Egypt’ exhibition to open in Shenzhen
(20 Jun 2022)
Golden Mummies of Egypt, Manchester Museum’s first ever international touring exhibition, will open at Nanshan Museum in Shenzhen on Friday 24 June.

Volunteering at the Whitworth: social and open evening
(16 Jun 2022)
Learn more about volunteering at the Whitworth on Thursday, 23 June

Former head of levelling up task force addresses AMBS
(16 Jun 2022)
The former head of the UK government’s levelling up task force discussed the subsequent white paper’s ambitious vision during a Vital Topics lecture at Alliance Manchester Business School

Students speak directly with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy
(15 Jun 2022)
Students from our University posed questions to the Ukrainian President during a live question and answer session

From the Lakes to the rainforest and back again
(15 Jun 2022)
Our Curator of Herpetology, Andrew Gray takes on charity hike in tribute to the woman who inspired his love of reptiles and amphibians – his Grandma

First Light Pavilion wows first 1,000 visitors
(14 Jun 2022)
Jodrell Bank’s newest attraction, the First Light Pavilion opened its doors to visitors for the first time over the Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend, with over 1,000 people exploring the stunning new building

Celebrate South Asian Heritage Month with Manchester Museum
(09 Jun 2022)
Manchester Museum is celebrating South Asian Heritage Month (18 July – 17 August) with an unmissable two-day festival featuring film, music, workshops and more.

Looking back: By Royal Appointment
(31 May 2022)
As HM The Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrations approach, we look back at the historic day our University's Royal Charter was granted at our 2004 inauguration

Supporting and mentoring black pupils to top UK universities
(24 May 2022)
The With Insight Education charity, who work in collaboration with our Access and Student Success team, was featured on ITV's Granada Reports

UK-Med founder recognised at Pride of Manchester Awards
(13 May 2022)
Professor Tony Redmond OBE gets Lifetime Achievement Award for his dedicated work on the frontline of humanitarian disasters around the world

ResLife colleague wins national award for transforming student engagement
(13 May 2022)
Luci Cockayne picks up the ‘Residential Life New Professional’ award, after joining our University just last year

Reducing climate change caused by shipping and aviation
(12 May 2022)
Work at our Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research has been used to drive policy changes in shipping and aviation to bring greenhouse gas emissions targets more in line with Paris Agreement

Shaping healthcare guidelines to prevent and reduce stillbirths
(12 May 2022)
Our research into pregnancy risk factors has influenced UK and international health policy, helping educate parents and save lives

Giving a voice to singers and cultures across the world
(12 May 2022)
Our research has supported the development of natural voice practitioners and new trends in community singing – inspiring choirs and singing networks in the UK and beyond

Cyclist raises £3,065 for University charity
(10 May 2022)
Media Relations Officer Joe Stafford cycled the Ronde van Nederland route to raise funds for medical and humanitarian relief charity UK-Med

Media Relations Team shortlisted for communications award
(03 May 2022)
Our Media Relations Team (MRT) has been shortlisted for a Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) regional DARE Award

Wood Street Mission Lottery
(25 Apr 2022)
A bumpy year but our generous members donate £3,250 to help struggling local families

Manchester children release Ukraine charity single
(20 Apr 2022)
With help from Senior Development Officer Laurenne Chapman, the children recorded their version of 'Where Have All The Flowers Gone'

bluedot In Conversation with BBC Countryfile presenter Tom Heap
(19 Apr 2022)
Hosted by Bruntwood, journalist Tom Heap will be in conversation with Tom Hawkins

Manchester University Press shortlisted for the British Book Awards
(19 Apr 2022)
Our University press has been shortlisted for Academic, Education and Professional Publisher of the Year at the annual British Book Awards (aka the Nibbies)

Manchester Museum appoints new Environmental Action Manager
(11 Apr 2022)
Manchester Museum has announced that is has appointed Hannah Hartley as its Environmental Action Manager, a new position for the museum.