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Duke of Cambridge is gripped by Manchester’s robotic hand
(19 Jun 2018)
HRH The Duke of Cambridge got to grips with Manchester innovation when he shook hands with a robotic hand

Students support Manchester Arena attack commemorations
(31 May 2018)
Students helped volunteers from across the city to support the 'Trees of Hope' trail, which commemorated the Manchester Arena attack anniversary

BBSRC Innovator of the year award
(21 May 2018)
James Winterburn and Ben Dolman of the School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Sciences win BBSRC’s Early Career Innovator of the Year award

52 miles in 24 hours, Ridge Walk for SENSE
(21 May 2018)
School of Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science Post-Doctoral Research Assistant will be doing the RidgeWalk, 52 miles in 24 hours to raise money for charity

Playing our part in Deaf Awareness Week
(17 May 2018)
How our Head of Pensions Heather Mawson is making a difference

Staff and students celebrate 20 years of peer support recognition
(11 May 2018)
The annual celebration evening took place on 2 May at the Renaissance Hotel

Running is best medicine to beat pain barrier, says Cardy
(09 May 2018)
Administrator Cardy Camara is to break the pain barrier to take part in the Simply Health Great Manchester Run on 20 May

New Director of the Dalton Cumbrian Facility announced
(09 May 2018)
Professor Fred Currell will be the new Director of The University of Manchester’s Dalton Cumbrian Facility

Chemistry academics win prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry prizes
(08 May 2018)
Three academics from the School of Chemistry have won prizes given by the Royal Society of Chemistry

Hole in the heart student to take part in Purple Wave
(04 May 2018)
A second year physics student, whose hole in her heart was fixed by surgeons aged 3 months, will participate in the Purple Wave one year on from her second open heart surgery

Staff take on students in charity football matches
(02 May 2018)
Male and female teams played on Monday, 30 April after the matches were postponed from earlier in the year due to March's poor weather

Dr Meini Su receives prestigious award
(23 Apr 2018)
Meini Su, School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering, has been awarded the AJF Gold Medal Prize in the 46th international exhibition of inventions Geneva

Vote to get Katie’s dementia mission on the road!
(18 Apr 2018)
Manchester Informatics colleague wants your vote for Together Dementia Support in the People’s Projects competition

Mathematics Professor awarded Royal Society Research Professorship
(13 Apr 2018)
Professor Nick Higham from the School of Mathematics has been awarded a Royal Society Research Professorship alongside five other world class scientists

Are you a fan of cinema and theatre? Join our staff group
(11 Apr 2018)
The group are also looking for reviewers and recommendations

New film project to help deaf children in South Africa
(10 Apr 2018)
A new project launched in South Africa by the University and the University of the Witwatersrand hopes to raise awareness of the vulnerability of deaf children in the country

HCRI academic Dr Eleanor Davey wins International Ethics Section book prize
(09 Apr 2018)
Dr Eleanor Davey, Director of Postgraduate Research at the Humanitarian and Conflict Response Institute (HCRI), has won the International Ethics Section book prize for 2017, for her book: ‘Idealism beyond Borders: The French Revolutionary Left and the Rise of Humanitarianism, 1954–1988’

Proud to be PSS
(04 Apr 2018)
Greg Holmes, Communications Officer tells us about his day to day work and what he enjoys most about working at the University

Students help to win legal case for redundant workers
(23 Mar 2018)
A group of dismissed employees are celebrating after ten law students from Manchester helped to win an employment case on their behalf

Woolton Hall Tea Party
(22 Mar 2018)
Welcoming the local community into our halls of residence

Biotech entrepreneur Sir Chris Evans visits UMI3
(20 Mar 2018)
Sir Chris Evans and Ed Rayner from ARIX Bioscience met some of our academics during their visit

Physics Professor elected as co-spokesperson of the DUNE collaboration
(16 Mar 2018)
The DUNE collaboration has recently elected Stefan Söldner-Rembold as their new co-spokesperson

Spotlight on Professional Support Services
(14 Mar 2018)
Yvonne Hung, Business Engagement Officer, tells us about her day to day work and what she enjoys most about working at the University

Humanities Green Impact teams’ bake sale raises awareness of Fairtrade
(13 Mar 2018)
Bake sale success

Surprise! Graduate finally receives her certificate at 101st birthday party
(09 Mar 2018)
A centenarian who completed her university degree in 1938 has finally received her certificate, after her daughter surprised her with it at her 101st birthday party

University mathematicians take their research to Parliament
(09 Mar 2018)
Two research colleagues from the School of Mathematics will present their research at parliament in March

NIHR announces latest Senior Investigator appointments
(09 Mar 2018)
Six members of the Faculty have been appointed as National Institute of Health Research’s (NIHR) Senior Investigators in the Institute’s annual competition.

Husband and wife team pair up for Purple Wave success
(02 Mar 2018)
On Sunday, 20 May, the Great Manchester Run is taking place, and once again the University plans to have its own start time and 3,000 staff, student and alumni runners

Student to cycle from Singapore to France for charity
(26 Feb 2018)
A final year student in the School of Physics and Astronomy plans to cycle 16,500km to raise money for a charity who have supported his younger sister

Young carers share their experiences in campus workshops
(16 Feb 2018)
On 25 January, we hosted the first Greater Manchester Higher Young Carers Day, designed to celebrate young carers in our local area