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Saying 'I do' with a difference
(26 May 2020)
A couple whose wedding day was put on hold due to the Covid-19 lockdown have celebrated their special day with a 'DIY' ceremony

How is the COVID crisis impacting our community?
(13 May 2020)
Recording the challenges faced by our diverse community

Staff participate in virtual choir tribute to NHS
(12 May 2020)
The Choir Project MCR has teamed up virtually with members of Northenden Community Choir and the Royal Northern College of Music and Deloitte staff choirs, joined by musical theatre singer Kerry Ellis and poet Tony Walsh

PPE testing for local council reaches 150,000 milestone
(12 May 2020)
A University academic has helped Manchester City Council (MCC) coordinate and test thousands of pieces Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for key workers in the city

University helps test 150,000 pieces of PPE for Manchester City Council
(12 May 2020)
Dr Obuks Ejohwomu, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering, helps Manchester City Council test thousands of pieces of PPE

Bringing a little Zen to our crazy times
(11 May 2020)
Student Engagement team organise online yoga session for our students for Stress Awareness Month, part of our Six Ways to Wellbeing

Encourage your children to take part in the 2020 Great Science Share
(11 May 2020)
Share scientific questions across social media and win prizes for schools

Graduate uses lockdown experience to make documentary
(07 May 2020)
A University graduate with Aspergers Syndrome has made the most of the lockdown to put together a documentary about the impact of his condition on mental health

Coming soon – ‘Lockdown Lectures’
(07 May 2020)
Our researchers to provide insight into their areas of interest

Tales to Inspire: The Online Series
(01 May 2020)
Alumnus Krishnan Patel has developed his vision for making a difference during these challenging times

Supporting social enterprises to deliver food to those in need
(01 May 2020)
Our catering team is helping social enterprises Fareshare and Cracking Good Food

Sewing scrubs for the NHS
(30 Apr 2020)
A student from the Department of Materials is putting her sewing skills to fantastic use by sewing scrubs for our NHS frontline workers

Students sink their teeth into flipped learning
(29 Apr 2020)
International classroom enjoy full learning experience virtually

Home schooling heroes - send us your kids’ science questions
(29 Apr 2020)
Our experts answer your children's home school science questions

Two Manchester physicists awarded Ernest Rutherford Fellowships
(27 Apr 2020)
Two physicists from The University of Manchester are among ten new recipients of Ernest Rutherford Fellowships from the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC)

SEED technicians use their skills to support PPE supply
(24 Apr 2020)
Model Making Workshop technicians in the Manchester School of Architecture use their expertise to design and build urgently-needed PPE visors for NHS staff

Supporting Manchester Central Foodbank during Covid-19
(24 Apr 2020)
The School of Environment, Education and Development and Manchester University Geographical Society has pulled together staff and student support to fundraise online for Manchester Central Foodbank

CEAS successfully fund Uganda project through crowdfunding platform
(22 Apr 2020)
Successful crowdfunding bid will fund a group of students to go to Uganda, to train fellow students in sustainable engineering

Putting our instruments to sleep – but not our team spirit
(20 Apr 2020)
From running courses for students and colleagues to donating kit to hospitals, how our technicians are preserving the community of the lab bench…and creating a legacy

Sew productive – and good for your mental health
(16 Apr 2020)
How close-knit University crafters are staying in touch to raise funds for Wood Street Mission and Manchester Food Bank

A PhD student’s thanks
(15 Apr 2020)
When Isabelle Butcher fell ill with suspected Covid-19 symptoms, not only was she worried about her health, but living alone in Manchester was an added concern

Zoom booms the University's connectivity
(15 Apr 2020)
Media Services power our normal way of working

Lab breaks bring staff together
(08 Apr 2020)
Using Zoom to connect with staff

Opening our car parks to NHS heroes
(08 Apr 2020)
How our Car Parks team are playing their part during the coronavirus pandemic

A Literal Jar of Hope – and more
(08 Apr 2020)
How our Division of Psychology and Mental Health is working to support us all through the pandemic

Meet the army of student volunteers who are helping our NHS heroes
(06 Apr 2020)
More than 450 medical and social care students step forward in less than a week to join the Manchester National Health Supporters

Museum opens online doors with virtual collections website
(03 Apr 2020)
The mobile-friendly site features some of the Museum's best-loved collections and displays, with specialist content for home educators, families and carers, and researchers

Keeping us connected
(03 Apr 2020)
Late-night stint from IT ensures we can work and be paid on time

“We have a can do spirit - there’s nothing that defeats us”
(31 Mar 2020)
How our Halls catering team kept coming on campus, working around new national lockdown rules every day, to look after their “extended family” – our students

How our #StayInWorkOut online community keeps our people fit and well
(31 Mar 2020)
“Although we are physically apart, virtually we can come together and be active as one”