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Leading at Salford

Leading at Salford
Jul 11, 2018

The latest Leading at Salford event took place on Monday 9 July, led by John Whitlow, our Chief Information Officer. This was the fourth Leading at Salford event this academic year, where university leaders come together to connect and have those important conversations. Earlier events, led each time by different colleagues in the leadership community looked at the Salford Behaviours, industry collaboration/putting our ICZ delivery into practice and learning from failure.

Students' Union win NUS award

Students' Union win NUS award
Jul 11, 2018

The Students’ Union are celebrating after winning the Relationships and Partnerships Award at the National Union of Students’ (NUS) awards ceremony last Wednesday. They came out on top from a field of around 560 other organisations!

Book a slot at the next Data Protection surgery

Book a slot at the next Data Protection surgery
Jul 10, 2018

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force on 25 May and brought in changes that affect our daily working lives.

Could you offer a Supported Internship?

Could you offer a Supported Internship?
Jul 09, 2018

We are thrilled to announce that we have signed up as a host employer for a new Supported Internship scheme especially for young people with a learning disability to gain those vital workplace skills. The University is working in partnership with Pure Innovations Ltd, Salford City Council and Eccles Sixth Form College as part of our commitment to inclusion and diversity in the workplace.

Support our new crowdfunding project 'Develop with Dignity'

Support our new crowdfunding project 'Develop with Dignity'
Jul 06, 2018

The University’s crowdfunding platform, FundUS, has just launched a new project which aims to raise donations for Salford students to travel to Uganda and provide sanitary products to school girls in need.

Tonight Matthew I’m going to be: Salford students produce Stars in their Eyes live show

Tonight Matthew I’m going to be: Salford students produce Stars in their Eyes live show
Jul 06, 2018

Salford students gained invaluable industry experience worked on the production for a special live version of infamous television talent show ‘Stars in their Eyes’ in aid of Prevent Breast Cancer. The event was hosted by the ITV programme’s long-running host Matthew Kelly and set to bring together some of the old favourites of the Saturday night show as well as introduce some fresh new faces.

Salford academics will bring library to life for Festival of Research

Salford academics will bring library to life for Festival of Research
Jul 05, 2018

Salford academics, including Professor Andy Miah and Professor Trevor Cox, are transforming into ‘living books’ for visitors to borrow over tea and coffee next Friday (July 10) at Clifford Whitworth Library.

Alumnus Tara receives prestigious Queen's Nurse title.

Alumnus Tara receives prestigious Queen's Nurse title.
Jul 05, 2018

Alumnus Tara McGinley who graduated from our MSc Advanced Practice (Health and Social Care) programme now Advanced Clinical Practice, in 2008 has been given the prestigious title of Queen’s Nurse (QN) by community nursing charity The Queen’s Nursing Institute (QNI). She received the honour from one of the charity’s supporters, Stephen McGann from “Call the Midwife”, at a ceremony in June in London.

Information Governance moves to QEO in August

Information Governance moves to QEO in August
Jul 04, 2018

The Information Governance team will be moving from Legal & Compliance to the Quality and Enhancement Office (QEO) on 1 August.

Arduino workshops – learn how to code in the Morson Maker Space

Arduino workshops – learn how to code in the Morson Maker Space
Jul 03, 2018

The Morson Maker Space is running a series of introductory Arduino Workshops. Just the job if you’ve always wanted to get up and running with this incredibly popular electronics development board.

Be a Greater Manchester Nurse campaign launched

Be a Greater Manchester Nurse campaign launched
Jul 03, 2018

The University of Salford launched the exciting “Be a Greater Manchester Nurse” campaign last Friday (29 June) in partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University, the universities of Manchester and Bolton, Greater Manchester trusts and care providers. The Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership led the overall project.

Karen helps doctors and patients choose wisely

Karen helps doctors and patients choose wisely
Jul 02, 2018

Dr Karen Staniland, Programme Leader for the Postgraduate Certificate in Gastroenterology in the School of Health and Society has been recruited as an adviser for The Choosing Wisely UK campaign.

Invitation to submit a proposal for a HEIF funded ICZ project

Invitation to submit a proposal for a HEIF funded ICZ project
Jul 02, 2018

Our ICZ Directors are inviting colleagues to submit proposals for an ICZ project for 18/19.

Festival of Research: Highlights of the Week Ahead

Festival of Research: Highlights of the Week Ahead
Jun 29, 2018

From power breakfasts to eco-rambles, VR and coding to HR and pursuits in the park, the University of Salford Festival of Research has something for everybody...

Last day to apply for Sports Sponsorship and sign up for the Salford 10k team!

Last day to apply for Sports Sponsorship and sign up for the Salford 10k team!
Jun 29, 2018

Two of our fantastic sports campaigns are closing today - don't miss out on your chance to get involved...


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