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Our Vice-Chancellor's response to strike action

Our Vice-Chancellor's response to strike action
Feb 23, 2018

I want to thank all staff for the good nature and collegiately that was shown across the University yesterday...

Salford Speaks: Vicki and Jen talk open days and open water swimming

Salford Speaks: Vicki and Jen talk open days and open water swimming
Feb 23, 2018

If you’ve ever volunteered at an Open Day, Applicant Visit Day (AVD) or Clearing, you’ll probably have a sense of how important our recruitment cycle is here at Salford. Two people that know it inside out are Vicki Hennessy and Jen Birdsall from our Recruitment Support Team. Currently in the middle of a series of AVDs, the pair popped into the studio to give us the lowdown on everything recruitment!

Repair work taking place on Monday

Repair work taking place on Monday
Feb 23, 2018

At around 8.30am on Monday 26 February, excavation work will be happening near the main front entrance of the Library to repair a water leak.

Join the conversation!

Join the conversation!
Feb 22, 2018

All colleagues are invited to attend our next Salford Conversations event, taking place on Monday 12 March.

Beth Hewitt examines if we’re creating enough 'T-shaped people’ at Digital Skills Festival

Beth Hewitt examines if we’re creating enough 'T-shaped people’ at Digital Skills Festival
Feb 22, 2018

Last week digital and tech professionals came together for the Manchester Digital Skills Festival at the Lowry Hotel.

Register for free event to find out more about our planned Social Prescribing Hub

Register for free event to find out more about our planned Social Prescribing Hub
Feb 22, 2018

Academics Sarah Bodell and Rachel Martin from the School of Health Sciences would like to invite any interested colleagues to the first meeting of the Salford Social Prescribing Hub on Thursday April 12th at 10 -11.30 am in L218 (Allerton Building). You can find out more and register here.

Powerlifting session with Team GB’s Female Powerlifter Bobbie Butters

Powerlifting session with Team GB’s Female Powerlifter Bobbie Butters
Feb 22, 2018

The incredible Team GB Female Powerlifter, Bobbie Butters, came in to visit some of our sports students alongside her colleague, fellow competitor and Powerlifting expert Ryan Hayes, and University of Salford Academic Steve Atkins for our first Powerlifting seminar.

USS pensions – information and guidance for colleagues

USS pensions – information and guidance for colleagues
Feb 21, 2018

Over the past few months we have been keeping you up to date regarding the proposed changes to USS. We appreciate that information relating to pensions can be complex and so have created a summary of key facts and frequently asked questions that we hope will provide additional guidance and clarity...

Greenpower - watch the action and book your regional launch ticket

Greenpower - watch the action and book your regional launch ticket
Feb 21, 2018

Following on from our Save the Date announcement, don’t forget you’ve still got time to sign up to find out more about our new exciting University-wide ICZ project – the Greenpower Electric Car challenge and how you and your students can get involved and reap the benefits. A regional launch event will take place on Wednesday 7 March between 9.30am and 1pm at the New Adelphi Theatre and looks set to be spectacular. Click here to book your free place and do please share the link with your students.

Advance notice of Banner downtime

Advance notice of Banner downtime
Feb 19, 2018

Following the successful upgrade of the Banner 8 system last February, the system is now due for its next major upgrade. This essential work will lay the foundations for future improvements to the Student Information System and will take place between Thursday 22 February and Sunday 25 February 2018.

SID Week Success

SID Week Success
Feb 16, 2018

Back in November the University celebrated its first Salford Inclusion and Diversity week, with the theme of culture and faith differences.

For one night only...Amusical at the New Adelphi Theatre

For one night only...Amusical at the New Adelphi Theatre
Feb 16, 2018

The worlds of comedy and musical theatre collide as Jayde Adams and Kiri Pritchard-McLean bring their smash-hit, sell-out show Amusical to the New Adelphi Theatre for one night only!

Free yoga classes are back

Free yoga classes are back
Feb 16, 2018

If you haven’t had the chance to get involved before, we’re continuing our yoga classes – run by the Wellbeing team – over the next few months.

Important information about strike action

Important information about strike action
Feb 14, 2018

As you will be aware, the Universities and College Union (UCU) have called on their members to take 14 days of strike action from the end of February to the end of March. An Industrial Action Fact Sheet for staff has been produced which can be found in the ‘Latest Updates’ section of the HR webpage...

Alumni Magazine out now

Alumni Magazine out now
Feb 14, 2018

The latest issue of ‘From Salford’, our alumni magazine, was delivered to desks and pigeonholes across campus last week.


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