Social Responsibility


May 2019

  • Making a Difference Awards 2019 - winners announced
    Mon 29 Apr 2019, 15:59

    The University's annual Making a Difference Awards took place on Thursday 2 May in the Whitworth Hall

  • Enactus Manchester team reach semi-final at Enactus UK National Expo
    Tue 21 May 2019, 10:08

    Enactus Manchester reached the semi-finals of this year's Enactus UK National Expo for their leading social enterprise projects – competing for a chance to represent Enactus UK in the 2019 Enactus World Cup in Silicon Valley, USA.

  • News from The Ahmed Iqbal Ullah Race Relations Resource Centre
    Tue 21 May 2019, 10:24

    The Ahmed Iqbal Ullah Race Relations Resource Centre is an open-access library and archive on race, ethnicity and migration.

  • Girls into STEM
    Tue 21 May 2019, 10:33

    On 25 April, the Faculty of Science and Engineering hosted its first Faculty-wide Girls into STEM event.

  • MCRStrollers walk with Invisible Manchester
    Tue 21 May 2019, 10:41

    Last week a number of MCRStrollers joined Invisible Manchester for a tour of the city that was supported by the Directorate of Social Responsibility.

  • Payroll Giving Scheme has exceeded £1million
    Thu 23 May 2019, 11:45

    Between January 2005 and the end of January 2019, the total figure donated by University staff via our Payroll Giving Scheme reached £1million!

  • Volunteer of the Year Awards 2019
    Thu 23 May 2019, 12:03

    The annual University Volunteer of the Year Awards took place in the Whitworth Hall on 2 May 2019.

  • After Maria: Everyday recovery from disaster
    Thu 23 May 2019, 12:13

    Visit the HCRI webpages to read the novella in both English and Spanish and to see further information and videos.

  • Active Travel Event 2019
    Tue 28 May 2019, 10:15

    The University hosted the annual Oxford Road Corridor Active Travel Event (AcT2019) at Brunswick Park on 1 May.

  • African solutions to Africa's problems
    Tue 28 May 2019, 10:23

    Dr Dawn Edge, a Senior Lecturer in the Division of Psychology & Mental Health, was part of the University's delegation, led by Professor Stephen Flint, Associate Vice-President for Internationalisation, who were invited to take part in a joint workshop at the University of Ghana at the beginning of May with colleagues from the N8 Research Partnership and the African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA).

  • Harlequin Frog conservation in Panama
    Tue 28 May 2019, 10:34

    The Panamanian jungle is lush, pristine and very humid; the waters in its rivers are crystal clear.

  • Shaping our University's values
    Tue 28 May 2019, 10:58

    Last year as part of the University's development of a new strategy we asked all our staff what type of University we wanted to be.

  • Manchester Day of Action
    Tue 28 May 2019, 12:03

    Our Alumni office is working with the University's global alumni community to actively contribute towards our social responsibility goals.

  • Middle East Centre social responsibility highlights during Ramadan
    Tue 28 May 2019, 12:59

    The Holy Month of Ramadan is a special time of year in the Middle East (and around the world) and it brings a change of pace for even the busiest of working lives, with reduced working hours, daylight fasting, and time devoted to prayer and reflection.

  • Peterloo 2019
    Tue 28 May 2019, 14:09

    Manchester Histories is an independent charity spun-out of The University of Manchester's Department of History and is overseeing the set of events for Peterloo 2019.

  • Community Festival 2019
    Wed 29 May 2019, 11:43

    Ever fancied walking on custard? How about trying your hand at making your own 3D model? Or perhaps you'd like to journey around sites of world-changing discoveries within the University of Manchester? Our free Community Festival is jam-packed with fun activities for all the family.

  • Our monthly round-up
    Wed 29 May 2019, 11:53

    Ramadan Mubarak for all those currently celebrating.

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