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Our University rides in to cycling competition global top ten
(22 Oct 2021)
Our staff and students took part in Cycle September, finishing in the top 10 globally, top 5 in the UK and first in Greater Manchester

TOTEM LATAMAT arrives at Manchester Museum
(22 Oct 2021)
An important piece of Indigenous art has arrived at Manchester Museum as part of its epic journey to COP26

Our book of the month from Manchester University Press
(18 Oct 2021)
Production Editor Jen Mellor reviews this month's pick

Humanising Healthcare programme recognised by Global Citizenship prize
(15 Oct 2021)
Our humanising healthcare programme that combines healthcare learning with community engagement was recently recognised by the prestigious Talloires Network MacJannet prize for Global Citizenship - reaching third place in the 2021 international competition

Technicians recreate Royal Albert Hall model for V&A exhibition
(15 Oct 2021)
Our B.15 Modelmaking Workshop has collaborated with the V&A and the Building Centre on a new exhibition titled ‘Shaping Space - Architectural Models Revealed’

Corridor of Light set to transform and illuminate Oxford Road
(14 Oct 2021)
As autumn settles in, a celebration of language through light, music and ideas will reveal the stories and places along Oxford Road

Celebrating teaching excellence at Manchester
(12 Oct 2021)
The 2021 Teaching Excellence Awards Celebration took place on 16 September 2021, attended by 90 staff members

Help floods in to preserve Library collections
(08 Oct 2021)
Last month our Library and Estates teams rose to the challenge when a mains water pipe burst on Oxford Road

Technicians shortlisted in prestigious Papin Prizes
(07 Oct 2021)
The shortlist has been announced for the UK’s only award ceremony dedicated to celebrating technical excellence and innovation in higher education and research

Brilliant and Black: Celebrating Black History Month
(06 Oct 2021)
Guest speaker Professor Dawn Edge, who is our Academic Lead for Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (Race, Religion and Belief), will deliver this year's keynote presentation

Jodrell and Museum shortlisted for North West Regional Construction Awards
(01 Oct 2021)
The First Light Pavilion at Jodrell Bank Observatory and Manchester Museum Courtyard have both been recognised

Museum project champions older people who are shaping a sustainable future
(01 Oct 2021)
To mark International Day of Older People 2021 (1 October), Manchester Museum and Southway Housing Trust have launched a new year-long project, ‘Grey on Green’, that will highlight the contributions older people make to a sustainable world

David Olusoga OBE to chair panel on diversity in statues and public memorials
(29 Sep 2021)
Black History Month event: 12pm, Tuesday 5 October 2021, at the Whitworth

Massive Attack publish Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Live Music Roadmap
(17 Sep 2021)
The open resource for the music industry, the Roadmap to Super Low Carbon Live Music, was commissioned by the band and produced by the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research

Volunteer remote summer project supports Rwandan social enterprise
(17 Sep 2021)
Our students have adapted tremendously to the challenges of volunteering during the pandemic

Our book of the month from Manchester University Press
(15 Sep 2021)
Director of Operations and Production John Normansell at MUP reviews this month's pick

Scientists develop cosmic concrete from space dust and astronaut blood
(14 Sep 2021)
Manchester scientists have created a concrete-like material made of extra-terrestrial dust along with the blood, sweat and tears of astronauts

Acclaimed novel adapted for star-studded BBC drama
(10 Sep 2021)
The North Water by Professor Ian McGuire, who co-founded our Centre for New Writing, has been adapted for a new BBC series featuring a stellar cast

Alison Shedlock wins hospitality ‘Oscar’
(09 Sep 2021)
Our Assistant Director Estates and Facilities – Head of Campus Services takes Public Sector Caterer Award at the Cateys, which recognises achievement in the hospitality and catering sector

Manchester Museum's big send-off
(02 Sep 2021)
Manchester Museum hosted a number of celebratory events over the Bank Holiday weekend before temporarily closing its doors to the public so that redevelopment work can be completed

bluedot returns to Jodrell Bank with headliner Björk
(01 Sep 2021)
bluedot returns to Jodrell Bank in 2022 with legendary artist performing world-first audio-visual orchestral show

Student swims her way to silver in the Paralympics
(31 Aug 2021)
Immunology student Grace Harvey has won a Silver medal in the women's SB5 100m breaststroke at the Paralympics in Tokyo

Remembering 9/11: A composer's journey
(31 Aug 2021)
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks in America

Social media campaign helps identify historic window crests
(26 Aug 2021)
The campaign was inspired by ongoing survey work of heritage objects across our campus

Hear Dr Tony Redmond OBE discuss his new book
(23 Aug 2021)
Frontline: Saving Lives in War, Disaster and Disease is published in September

Museum’s ‘Golden Mummies’ collection arrives in China
(19 Aug 2021)
‘Golden Mummies of Egypt’, Manchester Museum’s first ever international touring exhibition, has arrived in Beijing for the final leg of its journey

Manchester Museum to temporarily close for final stage of transformation
(10 Aug 2021)
Manchester Museum has reached the final phase of its ambitious transformation project and it will temporarily close its doors so construction work can take place

Our book of the month from Manchester University Press
(10 Aug 2021)
Assistant Editorial Controller Humairaa reviews this month's pick

Two finals in one day for victorious cricket team
(06 Aug 2021)
The University of Manchester staff cricket team has won the Plate competition in the Manchester Professionals’ Cricket League 2021

Vaccination volunteers contribute over 1,000 hours to support NHS
(29 Jul 2021)
Student volunteers across the University have given up over 1,000 hours of their time to support the COVID19 vaccination programme