The University – including MediaCityUK - will close for Christmas at 5pm on Wednesday 24 December and will re-open after the New Year on Monday 5 January.
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.
The University of Salford’s Director of the Centre for Social Research has been appointed to the newly created role of Her Majesty’s Deputy Chief Inspector of Probation for England and Wales.
The University of Salford’s ground-breaking research Institute dedicated to improving the lives of people living with dementia has celebrated its first anniversary, with news that it has exceeded £1m in donations to fund its work.
The University of Salford today (Thursday 11 December) opened a new clinic suite in the redeveloped Brian Blatchford Building named in memory of former prosthetics and orthotics student, Khuram Shaikh
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.
A revolutionary eco-friendly aerosol valve system developed at the University of Salford won the Outstanding Contribution to Innovation and Technology Award at the Times Higher Education (THE) Awards this week.
The University of Salford awarded an honorary Doctor of Science degree to Visiting Professor Dr. John Zeisel in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the research and treatment of dementia and related illnesses and for his achievements in helping people to live well with dementia.
The University of Salford’s Institute for Dementia has found that more needs to be done to support people from diverse communities living with dementia, including Black Minority Ethnic (BME) and deaf people.
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.
The University of Salford’s excellence in social enterprise has been recognised with the award of the Social Enterprise ‘Gold Mark’ at a special event at the House of Commons yesterday (Wednesday 26 November).
Academics from the University of Salford will be involved in a major new research centre to tackle the impact of musculoskeletal disorders on people’s ability to work which has been announced by two leading medical research bodies.
In collaboration with Six Degrees Social Enterprise, the University of Salford has been awarded a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) valued at £164,696 to look into ways of improving meaningful ways of communicating and engaging with people living with dementia.
A Professor of Nursing Health and Informatics at the University of Salford has been inducted as one of 19 Fellows into the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI).
The Labour Party’s policy on the BBC licence fee, the need for more programme commissioning and more media investment in the regions, and news of a live Coronation Street episode to celebrate its 60 year anniversary were just a few of the announcements and issues discussed at Salford International Media Festival, which closed on Friday 21 November.