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Hundreds of students and staff benefit from new 24/7 mental wellbeing platform
(24 Jan 2020)
Big White Wall complements our existing support services for students and staff

Viewpoint blog: Matt Atkin
(24 Jan 2020)
Developing our new vision and strategic plan

Registrations are now open for this year’s Purple Wave
(24 Jan 2020)
The Purple Wave is now in its fifth year, and has seen over two thousand University staff, students and alumni take part in the Great Manchester Run previously

Colleagues reach for the skies with Building Futures
(23 Jan 2020)
Sixteen staff from across Hospitality and Events recently celebrated completing their Level 2 and 3 apprenticeships, three of whom achieved a distinction

MECD workspace design brief now available
(23 Jan 2020)
Thank you to all staff who inputted into the design brief for MECD workspace - a summary report is now available

Universities Minister celebrates Manchester’s materials reputation
(23 Jan 2020)
Advanced Materials were at the centre of the agenda for the Minister for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation, Chris Skidmore, last week during a tour of our campus

Remember, please Keep it on Campus!
(21 Jan 2020)
A request to colleagues to use our own services and facilities and support our University’s financial sustainability

How decisions are made at our University
(21 Jan 2020)
Find out more about our governance and management committees

Open meeting with the Senior Leadership Team
(21 Jan 2020)
Come along or watch the live stream

Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS)
(20 Jan 2020)
Statement following first of five meetings of the Joint Expert Panel (JEP)

Witness to “a really exciting and powerful moment”
(20 Jan 2020)
Meet our Widening Participation champion, Paul Tobin

Answers to your most frequently asked export controls questions
(15 Jan 2020)
The team are currently reviewing the export controls process and have provided this guidance in the interim

Open meeting with the Senior Leadership Team - Next week
(15 Jan 2020)
Tuesday, 21 January 2020, 1pm - 2pm

Our Vision and Strategic Plan launches
(14 Jan 2020)
Introduction to Our future by the President and Vice-Chancellor

Re-Write cancer: £5m boost for new world-class cancer centre in Manchester
(13 Jan 2020)
Bringing together the largest concentration of scientists, doctors and nurses in Europe, new facility will open in 2022 and be twice the size of the fire-damaged Paterson building

Did you invite alumni to volunteer their time?
(13 Jan 2020)
Thank you for the amazing work done by you and your team to actively engage with alumni by inviting them back on to campus as guest speakers and volunteers.

Opening unexpected doors – a Stellify story
(13 Jan 2020)
How Bethan became a confident candidate for internships “because I know I’ve done it”

Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS)
(09 Jan 2020)
Five January dates have been set for joint talks about USS

Keep it on Campus
(09 Jan 2020)
A request to colleagues to use our own services and facilities and support our University’s financial sustainability

Open meeting with the University’s Senior Leadership Team
(08 Jan 2020)

Tuesday, 21 January 2020, 1pm - 2pm

End of trial statement
(06 Jan 2020)
End of trial statement from the President and Vice-Chancellor regarding the rape trial at Manchester Crown Court

2020 New Year Honours for our University academics
(02 Jan 2020)
Professor of Development Studies David Hulme has been awarded an OBE whilst Professor of Sustainable Chemical Engineering Adisa Azapagic has received an MBE

Our 2019 review of the year
(20 Dec 2019)
It's been another great 12 months of discovery and amazing stories for our University during 2019

Brexit update
(20 Dec 2019)
Advice for staff regarding UK’s expected withdrawal from the EU following the Conservative Party’s success in the General Election

Conclusion of recent strike action
(19 Dec 2019)
Information and next steps

Viewpoint blog: April McMahon
(18 Dec 2019)
April introduces herself to the University in the latest blog post

Professor Richard Reece to take up new appointment at University of Kent
(18 Dec 2019)
Professor Richard Reece, who is currently our Associate Vice-President for Teaching, Learning and Students, has accepted the role of Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education and Student Experience)

Nominate your outstanding alumni for our 2020 Awards
(18 Dec 2019)
Outstanding Alumni Awards are presented to Manchester graduates who have achieved distinction in their profession, through exemplary service to our University or the wider community, or through outstanding service of a personal or humanitarian nature

£2.5m donation to University boosts region’s FinTech credentials
(17 Dec 2019)
The University of Manchester has received a £2.5million donation to boost the region’s capacity and capability in Financial Technology (FinTech).

Who deserves an honorary degree, Medal of Honour or national honour?
(16 Dec 2019)
We’d love to see your nominations for our prestigious awards – find information on how to make one on the dedicated page on our website