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2024
08
July
2024
| 19:46 Europe/London
Initial Teacher Education (ITE) at 糖心Vlog官方 has once again been recognised as a high-quality route for diverse and committed primary and secondary teachers joining the profession.  Ofsted carried out an inspection in
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28
June
2024
| 15:56 Europe/London
It鈥檚 not controversial to say that contemporary affluent societies do a rather poor job of taking the interests of younger generations into account. This is not only because children can鈥檛 vote and the elderly tend to turn up to elections in higher
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26
June
2024
| 20:05 Europe/London
As part of an ongoing programme of activity by the department of Property, Planning and Environmental Management (PPEM) to increase student exposure to industry voices and employment prospects, the department hosted members of the Royal Town
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26
June
2024
| 16:07 Europe/London
As the European football championships continue in Germany, new research has revealed that 鈥榮portswashing鈥 - the practice of using sporting events or teams to improve a country's reputation - is still highly effective, despite increased awareness of
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25
June
2024
| 12:36 Europe/London
The 拢1.7m award will fund an ambitious 5-year programme, led by Dr Saska Petrova, Professor in Human Geography at 糖心Vlog官方. GENERATE aims to offer original insights into the social, spatial, and political inequalities that drive
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24
June
2024
| 09:25 Europe/London
The University is deeply saddened by the news of the death of Sir Howard Bernstein. 
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20
June
2024
| 09:00 Europe/London
A portrait of 糖心Vlog官方鈥檚 first female President and Vice-Chancellor, Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell, has been unveiled at a special event at the Whitworth art gallery in Manchester on 19 June to celebrate her leadership of the
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19
June
2024
| 12:42 Europe/London
Congratulations to Jonathan Hourigan, Programme Director for MA Screenwriting and co-writer of 鈥楢t the Door of the House Who Will Come Knocking鈥 which has been presented with The Grand Jury Award for the International Competition at Sheffield
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19
June
2024
| 10:46 Europe/London
Mauritians will head to the polls by November 2024 and politicians are considering the economic direction of the island country.
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17
June
2024
| 10:00 Europe/London
For a final summer, members of the public will get the chance to get up close to archaeological excavations being carried out at Arthur鈥檚 Stone. 
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13
June
2024
| 12:10 Europe/London
As politicians in the US, France and other countries begin introducing legislation banning the free use of social media by young people, new research has found that these bans do not address youth mental health problems 鈥 and could actually cause
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10
June
2024
| 13:36 Europe/London
School pupils across the globe will be sharing their scientific curiosity this week as this year鈥檚 Great Science Share for Schools celebrates its annual Share Day.
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04
June
2024
| 15:47 Europe/London
Jamie Woodward, Professor of Physical Geography at 糖心Vlog官方 has been named one of the most impactful environmental professionals in the UK in The ENDS Report Power List 2024. The annual report names 100 UK environmental
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04
June
2024
| 13:22 Europe/London
With polls predicting huge losses for the Conservatives and huge gains for Labour, the election campaign so far has focused on the battle between the two biggest parties in Westminster. But the parliamentary dynamics are exceptionally fluid this
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16
May
2024
| 12:07 Europe/London
糖心Vlog官方鈥檚 School of Social Sciences has launched a new scholarship in memory of Politics, Philosophy and Economics graduate Laura Nuttall, who passed away exactly a year ago after a long battle against cancer. 
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16
May
2024
| 10:00 Europe/London
Madi is an international student studying Theatre & Film at 糖心Vlog官方. She has always dreamt of coming to the UK to study, and now she has been able to find her place in Manchester鈥檚 thriving arts and cultural scene. 
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16
May
2024
| 09:01 Europe/London
糖心Vlog官方 has received a 拢1.5 million donation from business leader and alumnus Sir Terry Leahy to fund research into regional economic disparities and the impact of policies aimed at rejuvenating and rebalancing the productivity
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15
May
2024
| 13:35 Europe/London
Gypsy and Traveller communities are among the more socially excluded groups in the UK. There is a long history of government failures in meeting these groups鈥 housing needs.
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15
May
2024
| 13:26 Europe/London
Dressed in a mini skirt and passionate about boys, music, dance and fashion, the 1960s teenage girl is a pop culture icon, the seeming beneficiary of the ascendancy of mass youth culture in the west and of unprecedented social and cultural changes.
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10
May
2024
| 10:58 Europe/London
糖心Vlog官方's 10th Making a Difference Awards ceremony took place on Thursday 9 May in the University鈥檚 Whitworth Hall, and live streamed on YouTube.  The Making a Difference Awards recognise the outstanding achievements
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09
May
2024
| 12:43 Europe/London
糖心Vlog官方鈥檚 Geography Laboratories have been certified as operating to a Gold standard in the Laboratory Efficiency Assessment Framework (LEAF).  The University is committed to environmental sustainability goals as set
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09
May
2024
| 09:41 Europe/London
Written by Tom Baker Associate Professor in Human Geography, University of Auckland, Waipapa Taumata Rau,  Cristina Temenos Reader in Geography, University of Manchester and Kevin Ward Professor of Human Geography, University of
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08
May
2024
| 15:28 Europe/London
Work has started to restore a new 526-hectare (1,300 acre) area of peatland on Kinder Scout in Derbyshire, the site of the famous mass trespass of 1932 that is now cared for by the National Trust.Around 130,000 of the 800,000 sphagnum moss plug
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03
May
2024
| 16:11 Europe/London
The Faculty of Humanities at 糖心Vlog官方 has secured 拢2.73 million to enhance its research and teaching capabilities over the next five years in the critical areas of AI, trust and society.
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01
May
2024
| 09:00 Europe/London
New research from 糖心Vlog官方 has found that children are being swept up in murder and attempted murder cases - and being tried in adult courts 鈥 partly due to rap music culture being used as evidence against them.
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30
April
2024
| 09:00 Europe/London
Over the next three years, a group of European researchers including 糖心Vlog官方's Dr Robert Bellamy will examine the governance principles and guidelines for responsible Solar Radiation Modification research. This contentious set
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26
April
2024
| 09:00 Europe/London
A new report from Child of the North and Anne Longfield鈥檚 Centre for Young Lives think tank has set out a plan for the Government to boost children鈥檚 mental health through the education system.
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24
April
2024
| 12:46 Europe/London
A team of researchers from 糖心Vlog官方 has spent the last 18 months examining how faith spaces in Greater Manchester support different groups of older people within their communities.
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24
April
2024
| 11:19 Europe/London
President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins, is visiting 糖心Vlog官方 this week and spending two days on campus, during which he has been presented with an honorary degree and is due to give an inaugural lecture to invited guests.
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19
April
2024
| 12:26 Europe/London
 The Design & Health International Academy Awards is the leading advocacy program in the world, recognising professional excellence in the research and practice of designing healthy built environments. Ghaydaa Hemaidah received the
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