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June 2016

June 2016

EU Referendum result: message from the President and Vice-Chancellor

(24 June 2016)

Read the full statement here.

The Art of Devolution: Culture and the North conference

(20 June 2016)

The implications of devolution for the arts and cultural ecologies of the north.

The new StaffNet

(20 June 2016)

New staff intranet will be launched soon.

Alliance MBS wins award for NHS Leadership programmes

(19 June 2016)

Gold award for outstanding case studies describing partnerships with impact.

Manchester Histories Festival

(19 June 2016)

A summary of the Faculty’s involvement in the Festival.

Alliance MBS Chief External Officer is new chair of Contact

(19 June 2016)

Contact announces appointment of Dil Sidhu as new Chair of Board. 

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Legal Advice Centre enjoys string of successes

(19 June 2016)

Hard work celebrated with a series of awards and recognitions.

P&DR for PSS staff

(19 June 2016)

New Performance & Development Review process for PSS staff is underway.

SR in the Curriculum

(19 June 2016)

This issue we introduce you to the 12th and final project to have received funding from the Social Responsibility in the Curriculum competition.

Have you considered the PGCert in Higher Education?

(19 June 2016)

Deadline for applications 30 June 2016.

Volunteers needed for Behind the Scenes of Manchester Science

(19 June 2016)

Be a part of the University’s official response to the European City of Science.

Cross-discipline exhibition shows an unrealised Manchester of the 1960s

(19 June 2016)

Faculty students use original plans to create 3D models of Manchester’s unmade buildings.

Annual Research Staff Conference 2016

(19 June 2016)

A day for research staff to explore career opportunities.

Sustainability Challenge 2016 staff volunteers needed

(16 June 2016)

Help to deliver the Sustainability Challenge 2016 to undergraduate students.

Focus on the US – part of our Internationalisation Strategy

(5 June 2016)

A major focus of activity in the Faculty of Humanities.

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Focus on business engagement

(5 June 2016)

Read about the Faculty’s Business Engagement Strategy. 

Alliance Manchester Business School rises to top 40 international schools

(5 June 2016)

Business school storms up 12 places in FT’s Customised Executive Education Ranking.

Justine Greening leads debate on economic empowerment

(5 June 2016)

The Secretary of State for International Development spoke about the economic empowerment of women at the GDI.

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Academic Co-Director of Policy@Manchester role

(5 June 2016)

Applications are invited for the post of Academic Co-Director of Policy@Manchester. 

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Sir Mark Elder appointed as Honorary Professor

(5 June 2016)

Sir Mark Elder will join the University from 1 September 2016.

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John Rylands Research Institute welcomes a new Academic Director

(5 June 2016)

Professor Hannah Barker will take up the post from 1 September 2016.

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Feature series: SR in the Curriculum

(5 June 2016)

This issue we introduce you to our 11th project to have received funding from the 'Social Responsibility in the Curriculum' competition.

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Bus priority package: changes to Oxford Road from 9 June

(5 June 2016)

Upcoming changes to Oxford Road will permanently alter the way traffic accesses the corridor.

Professor Helen Beebee secures Arts and Humanities Research Council grant

(5 June 2016)

Significant grant for School of Social Sciences.

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Cities@Manchester invite staff to EU referendum discussions

(5 June 2016)

Cities@Manchester, in collaboration with the Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute (SPERI), has organised two events.

National policies fuelling segregation in primary schools

(5 June 2016)

Manchester research highlights policies preventing primary schools from responding to diversity.

Meeting of Devo Manc Hub

(5 June 2016)

Open meeting for researchers  interested in Devo Manc and the Northern Powerhouse.

New documentary film on weather in everyday life

(5 June 2016)

Colleagues in SoSS produce unconventional film on the role of weather.

Emeritus Professor Ronald Beresford Dew

(5 June 2016)

Founder member of Manchester Business School dies aged 99.

Humanities Teaching and Learning Showcase

(5 June 2016)

Humanities staff invited to attend the showcase.

University research study on weather-related pain

(5 June 2016)

Cloudy With a Chance of Pain: an opportunity to support the University share the study with the public.