University of Manchester

The University of Manchester, a member of the prestigious Russell Group, is the UK’s largest single-site university and is consistently ranked among the world’s elite for graduate employability.

The University is also one of the country’s major research institutions, rated fifth in the UK in terms of ‘research power’ (REF 2014). World class research is carried out across a diverse range of fields including cancer, advanced materials, addressing global inequalities, energy and industrial biotechnology.

No fewer than 25 Nobel laureates have either worked or studied there.

It is the only UK university to have social responsibility among its core strategic objectives, with staff and students alike dedicated to making a positive difference in communities around the world.

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Josh Frydenberg and Malcolm Turnbull both know that the history books make for uncomfortable reading when it comes to emissions policy. AAP Image/Lukas Coch

Emissions policy is under attack from all sides. We’ve been here before, and it rarely ends well

The National Energy Guarantee faces a crunch test this week. And if the climate wars of the past few decades are any guide, Australian policies more often sink than swim when the waters get choppy.
Cartel con el mensaje #MeToo y #timesup en la Marcha de Mujeres en San Francisco en enero de 2018. Shutterstock/SundryPhotography

Lo que un activista de redes sociales necesita saber

Los medios sociales son una gran herramienta para los activistas que hacen campañas por la justicia social. Pero si no se usan con precaución y 'paciencia estratégica' pueden volverse en contra.
Sign displaying the #metoo and #timesup message at the Women’s March in San Francisco in January, 2018. Shutterstock/SundryPhotography

Going viral: what social media activists need to know

Social media is a great tool for activists campaigning for social justice. But if it is not used with caution it can end up working against them.
Ceci n’est pas un burger ? Smspsy/Shutterstock

Ne l’appelez plus « steak végétal »

Avec le succès grandissant du régime végétarien, l’industrie de la viande est sur la défensive. La « saucisse végétarienne » est désormais dans la ligne de mire !

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