The University of Salford is working in partnership with the Royal Television Society (RTS) to stage a special, free media event on Wednesday 26 February.
The evocative sounds of the Metrolink and the bell of Salford Cathedral will be combined with recordings from downtown Chicago and the shores of Lake Michigan for a live trans-Atlantic musical performance at MediaCityUK this Friday (21 February).
MA Children’s Digital Media Production student Sinead Lynch has already landed herself a job at the BBC and she hasn’t even graduated yet.
A University of Salford postgraduate student has won a top prize at one of Europe’s most prestigious short film festivals.
Three inspirational Greater Manchester entrepreneurs behind local businesses with community benefit at their heart have scooped awards endorsed by Nobel Peace Prize winner Professor Muhammad Yunus.
One of the driving forces behind The Simpsons believes Manchester has the potential to eclipse Los Angeles as a worldwide hub for the media industries.
Budding journalist and final year University of Salford student, Emily Burgin, has struck gold at this year’s O2 North West Media Awards ceremony, winning the highly esteemed category of Emerging Talent.
Writer and Executive Producer of The Simpsons, Josh Weinstein, Channel 4 Director of Creative Diversity, Stuart Cosgrove and Fiona Hyslop MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Culture and External Affairs in the Scottish Government, head an impressive list of speakers at the Salford Media Festival, this year celebrating 20 years as one of the UK’s leading media industry events.
Researchers, industry and government representatives will gather at a special conference and networking event at MediaCityUK from Monday 4-Wednesday 6 November to discuss the impact of digital innovation on the economy, culture and society.
A North West consortium of seven further education institutions, including the University of Salford, has been awarded £14 million by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to train a new generation of skilled researchers.