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Apply now: Salford Community for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Scholarship

Apply now: Salford Community for Excellence in Learning and Teaching Scholarship
Mar 20, 2019

A Message from our Pro Vice-Chancellor Student Experience Dr Sam Grogan I’m delighted to introduce a new scholarship scheme, managed through our newly formed Salford Community for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (SCELT). The vision and purpose of our SCELT is to foster an institution-wide ethos for research informed and innovative learning and teaching practice which will inspire the academic community and cultivate excellence.

Save the date for the Festival of Research!

Save the date for the Festival of Research!
Mar 20, 2019

We are pleased to announce that our Festival of Research will take place from 17 June to 12 July 2019 to showcase the research taking place at our University and beyond.

Varsity is back - this Wednesday 20 March!

Varsity is back - this Wednesday 20 March!
Mar 19, 2019

The battle between Salford and Chester for the title of Varsity champion returns, and this year we're hosting on our home turf at Salford.

Mount Kilimanjaro in Maxwell

Mount Kilimanjaro in Maxwell
Mar 19, 2019

To raise money for Red Nose Day, Environment and Life Sciences' Dr Joe Latimer, Dr Chloe James, Dr Sarah Withers, and Dr Ian Goodhead climbed the equivalent of Mount Kilimanjaro during their six hour walk up and down Maxwell's stairs!

Appointment of Professor Emeritus

Appointment of Professor Emeritus
Mar 19, 2019

A MESSAGE FROM OUR VICE-CHANCELLOR Dear colleagues

Mary takes lead in organising international neuroscience conference

Mary takes lead in organising international neuroscience conference
Mar 18, 2019

The British Association of Neuroscience Nurses (BANN) are hosting the 11th European Association of Neuroscience Nurses (EANN) Congress at Manchester Central this week and Dr Mary Braine, Senior Lecturer in Nursing from the School of Health and Society is one of the event organisers.

Give golfing a go and join the 'golden' golf society!

Give golfing a go and join the 'golden' golf society!
Mar 18, 2019

Earlier this month the University Golfing Society had their annual general meeting and the group were nothing short of elated to be back on their old stomping ground as the majority are former professors of the University!

Swimming pool closure- 20 March

Swimming pool closure- 20 March
Mar 18, 2019

On Wednesday 20 March the Swimming Pool will be closed between 11:30am-3:30pm, as the Sports Centre will be hosting our Annual Varsity Competition vs the University of Chester.

Packed house for inaugural lecture by Prof Sue McAndrew

Packed house for inaugural lecture by Prof Sue McAndrew
Mar 18, 2019

Professor Sue McAndrew gave her inaugural professorial lecture on Wednedsay (13 March), the 8th in our Salford Lecture Series this year. The intriguing title of her lecture was “Never mind the seein’, hearin’s believing” and addressed the sadly constantly topical issue of young people and mental health.

Three Salford students and alumni set their sights on the Venice Biennale

Three Salford students and alumni set their sights on the Venice Biennale
Mar 18, 2019

We’re delighted to announce that three of our students and graduates have been selected for British Council fellowships to work in the British Pavilion at the Venice Biennale, a world-renowned arts exhibition. Junona Mackevic an Architecture student and two Graduate Fellowship students Alena Donely and Joshua Turner who graduated from Visual arts and photography last year will be invigilating the exhibition for a one-month period later this year.

Week in the life of a Graduate Intern #7

Week in the life of a Graduate Intern #7
Mar 15, 2019

Each week, our new graduate intern, Holly, will be sharing her experience as she crosses over from student to staff member...

Six hours on Maxwell stairs for Red Nose Day!

Six hours on Maxwell stairs for Red Nose Day!
Mar 15, 2019

Today it's Red Nose Day, and our amazing ELS Team are raising money by doing a mammoth six hour walk up and down Maxwell's nine floors! They will also be hosting a bake sale in Peel G01 10-12, selling some lovely, homemade, delicious treats.

Take a seat! New Adelphi Theatre spring selection

Take a seat! New Adelphi Theatre spring selection
Mar 15, 2019

The New Adelphi Theatre now has an exciting new website - great news for colleagues, who can take advantage of this fantastic space right here on campus!

New changes and improvements to the Travel and Expenses policy

New changes and improvements to the Travel and Expenses policy
Mar 15, 2019

Dear colleagues, I wrote to you back in October of last year about the key changes and improvements to the Travel and Expenses Policy. In the last few months we can see that those changes were well received, in particular the introduction of the Friends and Family Allowance, with a significant number of claims being made. The payment of this new allowance has reduced University spend on hotel stays and offers more flexibility to staff.

Get your tickets now & run with TEAM SALFORD in The Great Manchester Run

Get your tickets now & run with TEAM SALFORD in The Great Manchester Run
Mar 15, 2019

Discounted entry is now readily available to all University colleagues and students! YES, we’ve been able to get the price down from £38 to £28! Sounds pretty good? We thought so too!


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