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Student computer game developers wow judges at national Microsoft challenge finals

Wednesday 8 April 2015

A team of student computer game developers from the University of Salford has impressed judges at the national final of a global student technology competition run by Microsoft.

Politics “gene pool” needs businesspeople, says Alastair Campbell at Salford Business School Q&A

Monday 16 March 2015

Alastair Campbell believes there is a problem with the “gene pool” of politics, and that political parties need the expertise of businesspeople to operate more effectively and to better understand and reflect the needs of voters.

University of Salford to host unique arts award ceremony and exhibition at MediaCityUK

Friday 6 March 2015

The University of Salford is to host an award ceremony and exhibition of the only collection of contemporary artwork dedicated to the subject of childbirth.

Fourth Sonic Fusion Festival brings international experimental music to Salford

Wednesday 21 January 2015

Cutting-edge contemporary and experimental music from Korea to Canada and beyond will be brought together next month when the University of Salford hosts the fourth Salford Sonic Fusion Festival.

Professor joins ‘Is computer gaming a sport?’ debate on BBC TV

Professor Andy Miah Set To Appear on TV Debate
Thursday 15 January 2015

Professor Andy Miah, the University of Salford’s Chair in Science Communication and Future Media, is set to appear on a live, televised debate tonight (Thursday 15 January) at MediaCityUK where panellists will attempt to answer the question ‘Should computer games be considered sports?’

Dog that helped University of Salford student to walk again nominated for Crufts award

Tuesday 6 January 2015

Faye, a black Labrador who has helped Salford student Natalie Preston to walk again for the first time in over a decade, has been nominated for the Kennel Club’s prestigious Eukanuba Friends for Life award.

University of Salford apprentice wins BBC accolade

Tuesday 16 December 2014

A student has been awarded the BBC Technology Apprentice of the Year award and, thanks to taking part in an innovative apprenticeship partnership with the broadcaster, is promised a bright career in the broadcast industry.

Salford Business School in IDM first

Tuesday 9 December 2014

Salford Business School has become the first higher education institution to be accredited by the Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing (IDM) in areas of Social Media and Search Marketing (SSMM).

Innovators set out digital future for business at Creative Entrepreneur event

Friday 5 December 2014

More than 300 North West small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and students had the chance to learn from some of the UK’s most innovative thinkers and operators in digital business at Salford Business School’s Creative Entrepreneur 2014 - Next Generation event at MediaCityUK.

Salford Business School wins Times Higher Education Business School of the Year award

Friday 28 November 2014

Salford Business School won the Business School of the Year title at the Times Higher Education (THE) Awards last night (Thursday 27 November) in recognition of its sector-leading work in supporting small and medium-sized businesses and offering students innovative industry experiences.

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