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Enter your team in the Christmas Staff Quiz!
(22 Nov 2017)
The Development team are getting in the festive spirit by bringing you a Christmas Staff Pub Quiz

Black Friday Sale at the Students' Union
(22 Nov 2017)
Snap up a bargain during this annual sale event

Manchester University Wind Orchestra
(22 Nov 2017)
On Saturday 25 November, 7.30pm, at the Martin Harris Centre

University Venues Introduction Days for early 2018
(21 Nov 2017)
If you are involved with organising conferences and events on behalf of staff, this one-day event is a great introduction to venues around our University

FREE Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert - Michelle Assay and David Fanning
(21 Nov 2017)
On Thursday 23 November, 1.10pm, at the Martin Harris Centre

Uni Fit Christmas offer
(20 Nov 2017)
21 Days for £21 Group Personal Training

Quatuor Danel Beethoven Cycle
(20 Nov 2017)
Thursday 30 November to Sunday 3 December at the Martin Harris Centre

Pudsey's Patisserie now open for BBC's Children in Need!
(17 Nov 2017)
Lots of treats on offer at our bake sale

Volunteers needed to help Manchester South Central Food Bank
(17 Nov 2017)
Manchester South Central Food bank will be running a Food Collection at Tesco Extra in Stretford on Thursday, 30 November, Friday, 1st December and Saturday, 2 December

Lunchtime Tuesday street market - plus this week's trader spotlight
(17 Nov 2017)
The popular Tuesday lunchtime market is on campus at Humanities Bridgeford Street

Declutter your books and DVDs for the Dover Street Swap Shop
(16 Nov 2017)
To celebrate #GivingTuesday, the Executive Education Network Green Impact Team is holding a swap shop for books and DVDs

A winter warmer special for the next Rutherford ‘SWISH’
(16 Nov 2017)
On Wednesday, 29 November we’ll be running our next SWISH event

Manchester University Music Society lunchtime concert - New Sounds
(15 Nov 2017)
On Friday 17 November, 1.10pm, at the Martin Harris Centre

Antibiotic Drug Resistance: a focus on the environment
(15 Nov 2017)
Mark World Antibiotics Awareness Week with the University Flagship Programme ‘One Student, One Campus, One Life – Action on Antibiotic Drug Resistance’.

Students’ Q&A with composer Mark-Anthony Turnage CBE
(15 Nov 2017)
On Thursday 16 November, 2.30pm, at the Martin Harris Centre

Course on supporting staff with disabilities
(14 Nov 2017)
If you are managing a member of staff with a disability or would like to know more about support for staff with disabilities, register for this session

Christmas at Christie’s Bistro
(14 Nov 2017)
Treats, offers and more this festive season…

#GivingTuesday
(14 Nov 2017)
How will you give?

FREE Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert - Ebonit Saxophone Quartet
(14 Nov 2017)
On Thursday 16 November, 1.10pm, at the Martin Harris Centre

Visit Basil the Macmillan Mobile Information Bus on 15 November
(14 Nov 2017)
On Wednesday 15 November a Macmillan Mobile Information Bus will be visiting us for the day on the CMFT hosptial site. Whether you have a cancer diagnosis or are worried about cancer in any way at all, please feel free to come along between 8:30am and 3:00pm for advice.

Panel discussion on tech entrepreneurship to be live streamed
(14 Nov 2017)
Hear from alumni who’ve turned great ideas into successful businesses in the quickly evolving digital sphere

Manchester Statistical Society needs you
(13 Nov 2017)
Join one of the oldest statistical societies in the world as it continues timeless conversation on social and economic issues

Manchester University Music Society Festive Sing Along Relaxed Performance
(13 Nov 2017)
On Friday 15 December, 1.10pm, at the Martin Harris Centre

Ad Solem - Part of the New Music North West Festival
(13 Nov 2017)
On Thursday 16 November, 6pm, at St Ann's Church

Book on Victorian ornithology gets official launch at The John Rylands Library
(10 Nov 2017)
The author Henry A McGhie will give an insight into the life of one of the most productive British ornithologists of the mid-late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries

Lunchtime Tuesday street market - plus this week's trader spotlight
(10 Nov 2017)
The popular Tuesday lunchtime market is on campus at Humanities Bridgeford Street

MANTIS - Part of the New Music North West Festival 2017
(10 Nov 2017)
On Monday 13 November, 5pm, at the Martin Harris Centre

University of Manchester Drama Society: 'Holes' by Tom Basden
(10 Nov 2017)
On Wednesday 15 to Friday 17 November, 7pm, at the Martin Harris Centre

The police would like to speak to you!
(09 Nov 2017)
Guest speakers from Greater Manchester Police and the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit are sharing their insights into the underworld of cybercrime, its victims, and their advice on staying safe online

A winter warmer special for the next Rutherford ‘SWISH’
(09 Nov 2017)
On Wednesday, 29 November we’ll be running our next SWISH event

Manchester University Music Society Chamber Orchestra
(09 Nov 2017)
On Saturday 11 November, 7.30pm, at the Martin Harris Centre

The Last Post to be played to mark Armistice Day
(08 Nov 2017)
At 11am on 10 November 2017, University of Manchester Music students will play The Last Post at The Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama.

FREE Manchester University Music Society concert - Brass and Percussion Showcase
(08 Nov 2017)
On Friday 10 November, 1.10pm, at the Martin Harris Centre

Teaching and Learning in Promotions: training for new criteria
(07 Nov 2017)
A short interactive ‘lunch and learn’ session in the Staff Learning & Development Rooms in Roscoe Building, giving you the opportunity to learn more and raise any questions

Deaths of 40 students in World War One to be remembered at talk by James Hern
(07 Nov 2017)
One hundred years after their deaths, the University is holding a special event to commemorate the lives of 40 students killed in World War One who came from just one of the halls of residence

FREE Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert- Timothy Langston (tenor) Somi Kim (Piano)
(07 Nov 2017)
On Thursday 9 November, 1.10pm, at the Martin Harris Centre

Celebrating the legacy of Stephen Joseph
(03 Nov 2017)
Theatre-in-the-round in British theatre: celebrating the first Fellow in Drama at the University of Manchester

Lunchtime Tuesday street market - plus this week's trader spotlight
(03 Nov 2017)
The popular Tuesday lunchtime market is on campus at Humanities Bridgeford Street

Join the University's Women's Institute
(02 Nov 2017)
The University has its own Women's Institute – The University of Manchester Busy Bees!

Ever wanted to try group personal training? Sign up for free taster session
(31 Oct 2017)
UniFit offer an affordable alternative to personal training with the convenience of classes held here on campus

Panel Discussion in London on tech entrepreneurship
(27 Oct 2017)
Hear from alumni who’ve turned great ideas into successful businesses in the quickly evolving digital sphere

Lunchtime treats at Tuesday street market
(27 Oct 2017)
The popular Tuesday lunchtime market is on campus at Humanities Bridgeford Street

MANTIS Festival
(27 Oct 2017)
On Saturday 28 - Sunday 29 October at the Martin Harris Centre

GDI's Annual Lecture to be livestreamed on Facebook
(26 Oct 2017)
The Global Development Institute is pleased that Professor Dani Rodrik of Harvard University will be giving this year's Annual Lecture

Spotlight on a decade of grime music
(25 Oct 2017)
The Ahmed Iqbal Ullah Race Relations Resource Centre is working with Eithne Quinn from the American Studies department to build a brand new library resource, focusing on themes of hip hop, grime, spoken word, education and social justice

Looking for a creative lunch break? 'Break the News' with Manchester Museum
(24 Oct 2017)
Ever wanted to re-write the news? Sick of fake news, bad news or dull news?