Our Creative Marketing team has just unveiled new brand guidelines which encourage our university community to ‘become unstoppable’. The guidelines outline an inspirational new brand identity which believes that by living out our values of Industry, Integrity and Initiative, we will empower our students and colleagues and the businesses and communities we work with to pursue their academic, professional and personal goals with confidence.
Last month we brought you news that seven of our students had beat off tough competition to make it into the final round of the Edinburgh TV Festival talent scheme, a highly coveted training programme which helps the next generation of talent kick-start their careers in the industry.
Well done to Louise Henstock, Lecturer in Physiotherapy for being awarded a coveted senior fellowship with the Higher Education Academy (HEA).
Our busy Press Office plays a crucial role in providing the media with ‘expert commentators’ to discuss topical news stories, from Professor Stefano Mariani revealing how British customers are being mis-sold topical fish in the Guardian to Dr Kirsty Fairclough’s interpretation into ‘Why Beyonce Matters’.
Join the School of the Built Environment for International Research Week from 11-15 September. Practitioners, leading researchers and postgraduates from around the world will be showcasing state of the art research, innovation and industry practice at all levels and in all processes in the Built Environment.
From September you'll be able to catch Dr Sam Grogan, Pro Vice-Chancellor Student Experience, in another run of his popular Cafe Conversations.
Last month, colleagues from the Ecosystems and Environment Research Centre (EERC) in the School of Environment & Life Sciences visited the new Mersey Gateway Crossing between Widnes and Runcorn.
The Green Gown Awards are a highly regarded set of awards concerning different categories of sustainability and environmental awareness; Salford has achieved a place in the list of finalists for the ‘Research and Development’ sector. The Green Gown Awards are a highly regarded set of awards concerning different categories of sustainability and environmental awareness; Salford has achieved a place in the list of finalists for the ‘Research and Development’ sector.
Last week honorary graduates from previous years joined us for a special Jubilee Graduation Dinner at the Lowry Theatre to celebrate our 50th anniversary. The event was an opportunity to garner additional support for the University, as well as reflect on our journey as an establishment over the decades.
As part of this year’s Manchester Science Festival, we are looking for academics to exhibit their work in a virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), mixed reality (MR) and gaming showcase. Manchester Science Festival is a huge annual event at MediaCityUK and this year we are showcasing alongside VR Manchester, a monthly meet-up community.
Visiting Professor Andrew Rowland, who is consultant in paediatric emergency medicine, has just been honoured by the British Medical Association (BMA).
As part of Salford’s 50th anniversary celebrations, we’re featuring a collection of ‘day in the life’ stories from our colleagues, students and alumni, to showcase the range of activity happening across Salford and beyond in 2017.
We are looking for colleagues to volunteer in our Clearing Hub on 17-19 August. Your role will be to help prospective students secure a place on the right course for them here at Salford. As a call handler, you’ll be helping enquirers to find their future paths.
You might have heard of Salford Professional Development (SPD) but do you know exactly how they could help with the training needs of your School or department?
We’re pleased to share that we've been shortlisted in the Higher Education Academy’s Global Teaching Excellence Awards 2017. The awards, run in partnership with Times Higher Education, are open to all providers of higher education and entries were received from all around the world. An international panel of judges has shortlisted just 27 institutions, of which we are one. Successful institutions were shortlisted in recognition of institution-wide approaches to developing innovation in teaching excellence.