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Bestselling band to star on student music programme

Tuesday 17 November 2015


BROADCAST, journalism and music students at Salford University are delivering their own 'music channel' with well-known bands appearing.
Quays News, run by students at Salford's MediaCity UK campus will be hosting chart-topping band The Hoosiers on Thursday (19 November).

Artist’s Talks with Mads Christensen – 12 December

Saturday 1 January 2011

Mads Christensen: Talk by artist Saturday 12 December, 6pm 

South Room, The Lowry, Pier 8, Salford Quays, M50 3AZ
Admission: Free

Women in Film and TV launch Northern Network at University of Salford

Friday 23 October 2015

Women in Film and TV (UK), the leading membership organisation for women working in creative media in the UK launched their Northern Network at the University of Salford earlier this week. 

Wonders of Science in 100 images

Saturday 1 January 2011


MORE than 100 stunning photographs of the wonders of science are to go on show in Salford as part of Manchester Science Festival.


The Royal Photographic Society’s International Images for Science 2015, sponsored by Siemens, is free to visit at Salford University’s ‘media campus’ at MediaCityUK.


Salford hosts Question Time for Scientists

Wednesday 14 October 2015


BOOK your place now for the scientific debate of the year!

Science Question Time comes to Salford on Thursday, 22 October at 6pm as part of the Manchester Science Festival.

Manchester Science Festival: Wildlife as you've never seen it before

Tuesday 6 October 2015

WILD animals – from bears and wolves, to elk and wild boar – star in an interactive ‘show’ about the astonishing resilience of nature, presented by the University of Salford at this year’s Manchester Science Festival.

Director of BBC England and Culture Minister announced as keynote speakers at the 2015 Nations and Regions Media Conference

Saturday 1 January 2011

The four keynote speakers at this year’s Nations and Regions Media Conference (NARM), the centrepiece event of this year’s Salford International Media Festival (SIMF), have been announced.  

Your Big Chance to become Manchester’s newest radio DJ

Saturday 1 January 2011

Key 103, in partnership with the University of Salford, are giving one listener the chance to become the host of a brand new Friday night show. 

Salford Science Jam part of Manchester Science Festival

Tuesday 22 September 2015

Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 October (10:00 - 16:00) University of Salford, MediaCityUK campus Free entry, ideal for the whole family

The University of Salford at MediaCityUK mutates into a massive, open doors science experiment, bringing together demos, debates, art/science premieres and Oculus Rift virtual reality experiences. Come along for drawing with drones, play with musical robots, step back in digital history from analogue TV to 4k film, make a bacterial selfie, see a colour changing shrimp, take part in a Science Question Time, and much more!


Bringing little ones to the event? Why not download our competition flyer and bring this along to Salford Science Jam! The best idea will win tickets to the Museum of Science and Industry’s 4D Cinema and lunch in the museum cafe for a family of four.

Barrie wins Wildlife Photograph of Year

Saturday 1 January 2011

A MASTERS dissertation proved the inspiration for an astonishing wildlife photograph judged the best in 2015.

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