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Salford Trailblazers attend USA/UK STEM dinner

Salford Trailblazers attend USA/UK STEM dinner
Apr 15, 2019

Two University of Salford engineering students, Alexandra Guy (3rd year Aeronautical Engineering) and Rosalie Benjamin (2nd Year Aviation Technology with Pilot Studies) were invited to join an American delegation of inspiring women engineers last Wednesday to discuss the future of women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

Success for three skilled animation graduates

Success for three skilled animation graduates
Apr 15, 2019

Three Salford graduates are making waves in the animation industry after having their work showcased at last month’s Manchester Film Festival. Cheryl Parker and Sean Jones began working together, along with and Maria-Larisa Covaci, on their final year animation project while at Salford. At the same time, they also started their company ‘Purple Parasol Productions’.

Week in the life of a Graduate Intern #11

Week in the life of a Graduate Intern #11
Apr 12, 2019

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

We need you! Help us to clean up Peel Park

We need you! Help us to clean up Peel Park
Apr 11, 2019

On Thursday 18 April a River Clean Up and Litter Pick is taking place at Peel Park between 9:30am - 3:30pm, but you are welcome to drop-in and lend a hand any time throughout the day.

A MESSAGE FROM OUR VICE-CHANCELLOR: Professorial Promotions Workshops

A MESSAGE FROM OUR  VICE-CHANCELLOR: Professorial Promotions Workshops
Apr 10, 2019

Dear colleagues, Now in their third year our annual Professorial Promotions Workshops were introduced as part of an initiative to explain the process to all academic colleagues considering this career pathway. They have also been used as part of our Athena SWAN action plan in response to the under-representation of women within the Professoriate. The workshops have been successful in encouraging more women to apply for promotion and are now embedded in the University of Salford almanac.

Salford Lecture Series: Professor Anya Ahmed “Subjectivity in Social Science Research

Salford Lecture Series: Professor Anya Ahmed “Subjectivity in Social Science Research
Apr 10, 2019

Join us for the inaugural lecture of Professor Anya Ahmed, Professor of Social Science in the School of Health and Society.

Take action for Dementia Action Week

Take action for Dementia Action Week
Apr 09, 2019

To raise awareness for Dementia Action Week, taking place 20-26 May 2019, the Salford Institute for Dementia will be hosting a series of events. These are as follows (more information to be released):

Free online training on offer worth up to £700

Free online training on offer worth up to £700
Apr 08, 2019

Think you know everything about Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access or Outlook? Want to upskill or learn something new and get certified, for free? The Microsoft Office Specialist programme might be just the thing for you!

Maker Mondays - April schedule

Maker Mondays - April schedule
Apr 08, 2019

Are you interested in learning more about 3D printing, laser cutting and electronics? Why not sign up to one of the “Maker Monday” session?

Great Manchester Run - Register now to run with us before sign up closes!

Great Manchester Run - Register now to run with us before sign up closes!
Apr 08, 2019

Did this weekend’s Great Manchester Marathon inspire you to want to try something out yourself? How about a 10km? Yes, come along and run with us as TEAM SALFORD in the Great Manchester Run.

Week in the life of a Graduate Intern #10

Week in the life of a Graduate Intern #10
Apr 05, 2019

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

Policy for non-EEA visitors - a reminder from our Registrar and Secretary

Policy for non-EEA visitors - a reminder from our Registrar and Secretary
Apr 05, 2019

I would like to remind colleagues about the importance of following the University's non-European Economic Area (EEA) Visitors’ Policy You should always refer to this if you are inviting any non-EEA national to the University to collaborate or engage with you in research.

UPDATE: Those who were there - the people at Peterloo have their say

UPDATE: Those who were there - the people at Peterloo have their say
Apr 04, 2019

The Working Class Movement Library is proud to present another in its series of Radical Readings fundraising events. Christopher Eccleston, Julie Hesmondhalgh, Mike Joyce, Nico Mirallegro and Maxine Peake are all strong supporters of the Library, are booked to appear.

Salford Professor joins Ray Dolby in winning prestigious award

Salford Professor joins Ray Dolby in winning prestigious award
Apr 04, 2019

What do Ray Dolby OBE, founder of Dolby Laboratories, and Jamie Angus-Whiteoak, a Professor of Audio Technology at the University, have in common? They are both winners of the prestigious Audio Engineering Society's (AES) Silver Medal Award!

Dean of Salford Business School - a message from the DVC

Dean of Salford Business School - a message from the DVC
Apr 04, 2019

Professor David Spicer, the Dean of Salford Business School, is to step down with immediate effect due to personal reasons.


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