Social Responsibility

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Read up on our latest news around Social Responsibility and how you can Make a Difference.

  • Volunteering and Social Justice Fair 2018
    Thu 18 Oct 2018, 16:40

    On Tuesday 16 October, over 1,300 students attended our annual Volunteering and Social Justice Fair.

  • Energy Champions launch and induction
    Thu 18 Oct 2018, 15:24

    The University's Environmental Sustainability Team has hosted the first induction for our Energy Champions.

  • Manchester Recycle Week 2018
    Thu 18 Oct 2018, 15:15

    Following successful reduce and reuse campaigns earlier in the year, the first ever Manchester-wide recycle week took place earlier in October.

  • Annual report on widening participation
    Thu 18 Oct 2018, 10:31

    Widening participation is important to us and are firmly embedded in how we run our University.

  • Manchester stands up for Human Rights
    Thu 18 Oct 2018, 10:07

    A celebration of 70 years of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and how we stand up for them in Greater Manchester

  • Better World Showcase
    Wed 17 Oct 2018, 16:03

    To recognise and communicate the outstanding social responsibility activities across the Faculty of Science and Engineering (FSE), we have again launched the annual 'Better World Showcase'.

  • Royal Society of Biology Award for PhD Student
    Wed 17 Oct 2018, 10:14

    Kirsty McIntyre, PhD student from the Faculty of Biology Medicine and Health has been awarded the New Researcher Outreach and Engagement award 2018 from the Royal Society of Biology.

  • Tackling the taboos around stillbirth
    Wed 17 Oct 2018, 10:06

    In the UK, around 1 in 225 pregnancies end in stillbirth, causing an unimaginable amount of pain and suffering yet, there is little understanding as to why stillbirth occurs or how to prevent it, as research remains chronically underfunded.

  • Student Inspire Network
    Wed 17 Oct 2018, 09:56

    The Student Inspire Network (SIN) is a new and exciting project developed by students at The University of Manchester.

  • Brilliant and BAME
    Wed 17 Oct 2018, 09:50

    For more than 30 years, Black History Month has been a fixture in Britain's cultural calendar, celebrated every October in schools, universities and at a vast array of events across the country.

  • Recycling E-Waste safely and responsibility
    Wed 10 Oct 2018, 11:24

    The University's Sustainable Consumption Institute has just launched a pilot initiative targeting electrical waste and we'd like people to get involved.

  • Food business course for local people
    Mon 8 Oct 2018, 10:56

    Making a Difference Award Winner launches a new Food Business Course for local people

  • School Governors Initiative wins Spirit of Manchester Award
    Thu 4 Oct 2018, 15:50

    University School Governors Initiative which has helped 99,000 pupils wins Spirit of Manchester Award

  • Join us at Science Spectacular 2018
    Thu 4 Oct 2018, 15:39

    11am – 4pm on Saturday 20 October 2018,

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