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Manchester team wins global Minus CO2 Challenge at EAGE 2019
(07 Jun 2019)
A team of Manchester students from the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences (SEES) won the final of the global Minus CO2 Challenge

Success at the Three Minute Thesis Competition
(03 Jun 2019)
An 80,000 word thesis would take nine hours to present – their time limit…three minutes!

First year student named undergraduate of the year
(29 May 2019)
A first year engineering student has finished ahead of thousands of others to be named as an undergraduate of the year in a national competition, winning a full summer internship with a major engineering firm

Jane and Team Glow cycling for Prevent Breast Cancer
(29 May 2019)
On Sunday, 2 June Jane Hardman from the Division of Campus Life will be part of a team of 20 women cycling the CWM Sportive in support of Prevent Breast Cancer, a Manchester-based charity

Behind the Black Door competition winners visit Downing Street
(14 May 2019)
This year the Careers Service ran the fifth annual ‘Behind the Black Door’ competition, where ten talented students won a visit to Whitehall for the day to meet with senior civil servants and get their photos taken outside Number 10

John Radford and Rob Bristow become Fellows of the Academy of Medical Sciences
(08 May 2019)
The Manchester academics are the only two new fellows from the North West

Manchester scientists win prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry awards
(07 May 2019)
Five academics from The University of Manchester have been honoured with individual awards by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)

University honours a truly inspiring leader
(02 May 2019)
WATCH: How our Alumni Volunteer of the Year faced bouts of malaria and violent political protests to deliver 350 hours of workshops to over 4,400 Togolese young people – and more

Working to stop period poverty for homeless women
(02 May 2019)
WATCH: How the Student Group winner of our Volunteer of the Year Award saw an issue affecting our community – and did something about it

Voices of an angel
(02 May 2019)
WATCH: How our student Volunteer of the Year created a choir and brought together people with a range of brain injuries, their carers – and a whole community

University rewards a tireless campaigner
(02 May 2019)
WATCH: How our Staff Volunteer of the Year improved support for disabled staff with hard work, determination - and “a great, big smile”

Manchester team reaches Minus CO2 Challenge final three
(30 Apr 2019)
Manchester students from the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences has qualified as one of the final three teams in the global Minus CO2 Challenge

School of Maths Professor elected Foreign Member of the Royal Society
(23 Apr 2019)
Jack Dongarra has been elected as a Foreign Member of the Royal Society

Enactus Manchester team reach semi-final at Enactus UK National Expo
(18 Apr 2019)
Transformational social enterprise projects land Enactus Manchester a place in the semi-final

SEES postgraduate chosen for Forbes 30under30
(10 Apr 2019)
Zainab bibi, PhD student in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, has been included on the 2019 Forbes ‘30 under 30’

Runner to pass 650 km mark in 365 day epic
(09 Apr 2019)
Runner and staff member Graham Holland is almost a third of the way to completing his epic challenge of running 5km every day for a year

Head of Division for Cell Matrix Biology and Regenerative Medicine
(08 Apr 2019)
Professor Clair Baldock has been appointed Head of Division for Cell Matrix Biology and Regenerative Medicine, and will take up the position with immediate effect.

Innovation Optimiser's monthly Ignition Awardees announced
(05 Apr 2019)
Dr Jean-Marc Schwartz and Petronela Buiga have been awarded £2,000 to explore the potential of their vision to be a leading bioinformatics analysis service provider

Peer Support recognises the outstanding contribution of students and staff
(05 Apr 2019)
The event recognises all student and staff members who give their time and energy to provide all first-years with either Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS) or peer mentors, along with a wide variety of other peer-led initiatives

Mostafa Nabawy talks jumping spiders and micro-robots at TEDxManchester
(01 Apr 2019)
Dr Mostafa Nabawy leaves TEDxManchester jumping for joy after discussing the anatomy of jumping spiders and how this can be using in designing mico-robots

Success for Innovation Optimiser’s new Researcher to Innovator programme
(27 Feb 2019)
Over 25 Early Career Researchers (ECRs) from the University engaged in this new and exclusive programme

University sports stars land medals at BUCS Nationals
(22 Feb 2019)
Three days, seven sports, 124 athletes – Manchester team wins medal haul at BUCS competition

Dr David Mills selected for the Periodic Table of Younger Chemists
(14 Feb 2019)
Dr David Mills, School of Chemistry, has been selected to appear in the prestigious Periodic Table of Younger Chemists

Postgraduate becomes first University's Carbon Literacy Trainer
(28 Jan 2019)
Zainab bibi, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, has become the first certified Carbon Literacy Trainer from the University of Manchester

Professor Igor Larrosa reaches final of the Blavatnik Awards UK
(15 Jan 2019)
School of Chemistry Professor, Igor Larrosa, places as a finalist of the Second Annual Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists

Stellar astronomical prizes for two Manchester researchers
(14 Jan 2019)
Two University of Manchester astronomers have been awarded some of the Royal Astronomical Society’s (RAS) most prestigious prizes for their research and work in the field

Event showcases employability initiatives
(30 Nov 2018)
Prof Clive Agnew opened the event with a short keynote discussing the changes and challenges ahead for employability at the University

Sami gets set to run Greater Manchester Marathon
(27 Nov 2018)
As it's #GivingTuesday, Sami tells us what he's doing as he trains for his first ever marathon

Event marks Transgender Day of Remembrance
(22 Nov 2018)
For the sixth year running the University marked Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) to honour those who have lost their lives to transphobia in the last 12 months.

PASS Leaders from across Europe attend Manchester conference
(14 Nov 2018)
From 2 until 4 November, Peer Support in collaboration with the University of Manchester’s Student’s Union and the European Centre for SI-PASS hosted the 9th Annual European SI-PASS/PAL Conference