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November 2015

November 2015

Manchester: top five UK institution for graduates

(18 November 2015)

Ranked 24th internationally in the Global Employability University Rankings.

Research Review Exercise

(11 November 2015)

Take part now by highlighting your strongest research output.

Researchers win €2.5m grant

(11 November 2015)

SoSS and Law colleagues will undertake the research on youth inclusion and social engagement over the next three years.

Christmas closure and pay dates

(11 November 2015)

The University will be closed from 24 December to 1 January.

New Faculty and School names

(11 November 2015)

The new names come as a result of the review of FLS.

1% pay rise approved

(11 November 2015)

Backpay will be paid in January 2016.

New Humanities website launched

(11 November 2015)

The new responsive web design adapts to mobile and tablet viewing, providing a better experience for people who view our sites on hand-held devices.

Alliance MBS voted 19th best international business school

(11 November 2015)

The School moved up seven places in the rankings by Bloomberg Business.

New book compares the suffragettes and punks

(11 November 2015)

Humanities researchers links the two movements together.

Updated guidelines for PSS staff who deliver team brief

(11 November 2015)

Read the new guidelines for a successful team brief.

Simon and Hallsworth endowments update

(11 November 2015)

Applications are now open and can be submitted until January 2016.

Library Survey

(11 November 2015)

Help inform your academic reading list.

Feature series: SR in the curriculum

(11 November 2015)

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

Faculty Staff Survey Action Plan

(12 November 2015)

Following the publication of the staff survey results in June, the Faculty and its Schools have been working on producing action plans in response to the main themes which have been emerging.

Planned maintenance this weekend

(10 November 2015)

A number of services, including P:drives will be unavailable on the morning of Saturday, 14 November

Faculty Office staff support Manchester Central Food Bank

(29 October 2015)

Staff donated cash and food during an away day.

ESRC Festival of Social Science 2015

(29 October 2015)

Find out what events are taking place on campus and online.

Get involved with the ‘Knowing-how’ project

(29 October 2015)

Take part in a discussion group about co-producing a social research training programme for community organisations.

New online copyright guidance for teaching materials

(29 October 2015)

The service provides an easy to follow guide.

Library re-development plans announced

(29 October 2015)

Work on the Main Library will begin in summer 2016.

Important update: Safe Harbour

(29 October 2015)

Changes to how data can be shared with the US.

Humanities students win Martin Harris Prize for Cultural Engagement

(29 October 2015)

Prize for significant contribution to engagement of disadvantaged groups in the University's cultural life.

New online advice and guidance to students

(29 October 2015)

A series of microsites have been launched to provide key information.

Feature series: SR in the Curriculum

(29 October 2015)

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

Addressing global inequalities video

(29 October 2015)

The University of Manchester is advancing our understanding of the world in which we live, addressing global inequalities to improve lives

Please change your IT account password

(29 October 2015)

Staff across the Faculty are being asked to update their password.