June 2021

  • Feeling our impact
    Mon 14 Jun 2021, 13:35

    Cancers are continuing to burden our healthcare systems and exert their toll; solving this global problem needs a global solution - something that our University experts are working on.

  • Research links Lynch syndrome to womb and bowel cancer
    Mon 14 Jun 2021, 13:49

    Emma Crosbie wins Making a Difference Award for outstanding research linking Lynch syndrome to womb and bowel cancer

  • Our impact film on cultural engagement
    Mon 14 Jun 2021, 13:56

    Cultural engagement encompasses our creative programmes as well as partnerships with our cultural institutions – all of which contribute to our role as a key driver of social development and cultural exchange.

  • Food support provision through the COVID19 crisis – Voices from the third sector
    Mon 14 Jun 2021, 16:01

    Join our British Sociological Association Early Career Event on the 9 & 10 September – “Towards Greater Food? Taking Stock of Food Support in the COVID-19 crisis”

  • #BeeWell
    Thu 17 Jun 2021, 09:27

    Experts from the University and the Anna Freud Centre are working with leaders from Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) and the city-region's secondary schools on a major new project that will survey children about their wellbeing and preparedness for life beyond school, in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Steve Biko Sustainability Fund
    Thu 17 Jun 2021, 10:10

    Making our planet sustainable is a goal that our students are passionate about.

  • Manchester Access Programme: Supporting college students
    Tue 22 Jun 2021, 13:04

    The Manchester Access Programme (MAP) is the University's flagship widening participation scheme.

  • Roots & Branches - Carbon literate museums are the future
    Tue 22 Jun 2021, 13:12

    Roots & Branches is an ambitious, environmentally-driven partnership project led by Manchester Museum.

  • On Air Quality – analysis and ideas on tackling air pollution
    Tue 22 Jun 2021, 13:29

    Last week the university's Policy@Manchester launched their latest publication: On Air Quality.

  • Students volunteer 200 hours to transform women's shelter garden
    Tue 22 Jun 2021, 15:57

    During the COVID19 pandemic, over 40 students from across the University have joined forces with residents, volunteering almost 200 hours to transform a garden at temporary accommodation in Manchester.

  • AMBS to investigate how organisations embed SDGs
    Thu 24 Jun 2021, 10:43

    Alliance Manchester Business School has won a grant from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) to investigate how organisations embed Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into their strategic business decisions.

  • Community Festival 2021
    Mon 28 Jun 2021, 09:24

    Our annual Community Festival returned for three days of exploration, interaction and conversation to engage families and audiences from the under 5's to the over 60's, from across Greater Manchester and beyond.

  • Professor appointed to new Industrial Decarbonisation Research and Innovation Centre
    Mon 28 Jun 2021, 09:54

    Alliance Manchester Business School (AMBS) Professor Frank Geels has been appointed as the Co-Investigator of a new £20 million UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) and Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC)-funded research and innovation centre.

  • Sharing progress on how Alliance Manchester Business School is tackling SDGs
    Mon 28 Jun 2021, 10:07

    In June 2021, Alliance Manchester Business School (AMBS) delivered its first-ever PRME (Principles for Responsible Management Education) Progress Report, since committing to PRME's Six Principles in 2019.

  • New report recognises commitment to social responsibility
    Mon 28 Jun 2021, 10:15

    In June 2021, The Chartered Association of Business Schools (CABS) published a new report titled: Business Schools and the Public Good, highlighting best practice from a diverse range of business schools across the UK, including Alliance Manchester Business School (AMBS).

  • Monthly round-up
    Tue 29 Jun 2021, 08:51

    In June our Chancellor, poet, playwright and big supporter of our social responsibility agenda, Lemn Sissay, was awarded an OBE for services to literature and charity in the Queen's Birthday Honours List.