University News

'SalfordUAE' (Part Two): Lady Barbara Judge CBE joins SalfordUAE Advisory Board

Monday 30 March 2015

'SalfordUAE' (Part Two):

The University of Salford is pleased to announce Lady Barbara Judge CBE as the newest member of the ‘Salford UAE Advisory Board’.

World Dementia Envoy visits University of Salford Institute for Dementia

Friday 27 March 2015

World Dementia Envoy, Dr Dennis Gillings, yesterday (Thursday 26 March) visited the Institute for Dementia at the University of Salford to learn about the technologies being developed to help care for people living with dementia.

'SalfordUAE' (Part One): Academic and industry collaboration to shape Salford's future in UAE

Wednesday 25 March 2015

‘Salford-UAE’ Series (Part One): Update from the second meeting of the University of Salford 'UAE Advisory Board', held in Abu Dhabi on Sunday 15 March 2015.

Salford academic and student become Team GB physios at Championships in China

Wednesday 25 March 2015

A University of Salford academic and Masters student are heading to China this week to work as event physiotherapists for Team GB at the World Cross Country Championships.

Award-winning University technology set to revolutionise global aerosol industry

Award-winning technology to be tested by industry leaders
Monday 23 March 2015

Technology developed by a specialist research team at the University of Salford looks set to revolutionise the global aerosol industry, following agreements to run commercial trials of the technology by some of the industry’s biggest names.

University of Salford Professor attends Queen’s Reception at Buckingham Palace, to mark the 50th anniversary of The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust

Friday 20 March 2015

Professor Andrew Rowland, Honorary Professor at the University of Salford and Consultant in Paediatric Emergency Medicine at North Manchester General Hospital (part of The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust), this week attended a Reception at Buckingham Palace, hosted by Her Majesty The Queen on Wednesday 18th March.

Shortlist Announced for 2015 North West Regional Construction Awards

Dr Will Swan speaks at last year's awards.
Thursday 19 March 2015

Following a record number of entries, the shortlist for the 2015 North West Regional Construction Awards (NWRCA) 2015 has been announced.

Salford students sing their heart out in 12 hour karaoke marathon

Michael Miller, Joe McGrath, Andrew Epsley, Stephen Walsh, Luke Dudley and Joe Dawber take a break from singing to pose for the cameras.
Thursday 19 March 2015

University of Salford students found their singing voice when they picked up the microphone for a 12 hour ‘karaoke marathon’ for comic relief.

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 lecturer scores top ten hit

Image Credit: Dylan Chubb
Wednesday 11 March 2015

A University of Salford lecturer has scored a top ten hit, after taking up drumming duties on ‘Keep Enough’, a track from the Charlatans latest album ‘Modern Nature’.

Students’ Manchester United Class of ’92 fashion range hits the stage at Hotel Football

Friday 6 March 2015

A range of Class of ’92-branded luxury sports fashionwear, designed by three University of Salford fashion students following a brief from the Manchester United legends themselves as part of their exclusive partnership with the University, went on show last night (Thursday 5 March) at Hotel Football.

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.

Inspirational Salford student to run in memory of loved ones

Elliot Forde holds his running trainers and a laptop showcasing the website he created to encourage donations.
Wednesday 4 March 2015

An inspirational Salford student is set to lace up his running trainers in memory of two loved ones who recently lost their fight against cancer.

£1.8m for Healthcare Tech Research project

The smart watch set to be used in the research project
Monday 2 March 2015

The University has partnered with six universities on a £1.86 million project researching biosensors to monitor how patients use equipment or exercise during rehabilitation.

Students Help Clean Up the Community for Student Volunteering Week 2015

Salford Students help clean up Peel Park for Student Volunteering Week 2015
Monday 2 March 2015

Staff and students from the University of Salford took part in a huge clear up of the local community as part of a busy Student Volunteering Week 2015.