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December 2015

December 2015

Say Happy Christmas with an eCard

(16 December 2015)

Send a card that is festive, free and environmentally friendly.

ESRC Impact Acceleration Account

(25 November 2015)

Latest call now open - deadline noon on 25 January 2016.

Humanities wins at Green Impact Awards

(25 November 2015)

There were seven winners from the Faculty.

Feature series: SR in the curriculum

(25 November 2015)

This issue we introduce you to our fourth project to have received funding from the Social Responsibility in the Curriculum competition.

Student helps secure Heritage Lottery Funding

(25 November 2015)

The Forest of Bowland's Pendle Hill Landscape Partnership has received £2 million.

Ibrahim Olabi named Postgraduate Student of the Year

(25 November 2015)

He is honoured for his work with the Syrian Legal Development Programme.

Campaign for new female statue in Manchester

(25 November 2015)

Nominees include Ellen Wilkinson and Elizabeth Gaskell.

Get your 2016 travel season ticket at 2015 prices

(25 November 2015)

Deadline for applications is Wednesday, 9 December 2015.

Launch of the Rory and Elizabeth Brooks Doctoral College

(25 November 2015)

The college is the first and only organisation of its kind in the world.

Q-Step summer internships celebration

(25 November 2015)

Forty-eight students came together to discuss their experiences.

#GivingTuesday – what can you give?

(25 November 2015)

1 December is the global day of giving and we want to make our city the most generous in the UK

Alliance Manchester Business School development

(16 December 2015)

Building Projects Update.

 

Humanities Teaching and Learning Showcase: postponed

(2 December 2015)

The Humanities Winter 2016 Teaching and Learning Showcase, which was due to take place on Tuesday, 19 January 2016, has unfortunately had to be postponed.

Deadlines for University awards

(8 December 2015)

Check the final submission dates for the University’s Distinguished Achievement Awards and Teaching Excellence Awards.

Award for Alliance MBS academic

(7 December 2015)

Professor Philip Shapira, has been elected a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Making a Difference Awards 2016

(2 December 2015)

Following the success of the Making a Difference Awards for social responsibility in 2015, the Making a Difference Awards 2016 have now been launched.

Humanities Facts and Figures

(25 November 2015)

You will all be receiving a hard copy of the new 2015/16 Humanities Facts and Figures booklet over the next couple of weeks.

Alumna directs film on homelessness

(25 November 2015)

It will be screened at the University on Thursday, 3 December.

Free education for more than one million around the globe

(25 November 2015)

The programme will be delivered by the Faculty’s In Place of War scheme.

Archaeologists unveil remains of 14,000-year-old Ice Age settlement

(25 November 2015)

Experts from Humanities are working to understand the significance of the finds which could represent some of the first hunter-gatherer communities.

Alliance MBS 50th anniversary lecture

(25 November 2015)

Professor Sir Cary Cooper will be speaking on Thursday, 10 December.