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Archive: September 2017

Working together to tackle poverty

Salford is currently ranked as the 22nd most deprived local authority area in England, so we’re committed to working with partners to improve outcomes for people who live here....

Partnership kick starts construction careers

We’re working with businesses to allow students to earn while they learn in roles including construction, management and engineering. Degree Apprenticeships allow people to study while working and achieve...

Supporting art through private partnerships

The University’s Art Collection Team have developed a unique 12 monthGraduate Scholarship Programme for students from the School of Arts & Media for the first year after graduation. In...

Building relationships in industry

Continuing ICZ month, we’ve recently signed a research agreement with the partners behind the £259m Mersey Gateway Project, one of the UK’s largest infrastructure initiatives. It’s a major scheme...

NME partnership’s hitting the right notes

It’s the second week in ICZ month and we’re shining the spotlight on our partnership with the iconic NME magazine. Supported by the University, NME Life Hacks was set...

Collaborating to beat childhood cancer

For day five of ICZ month we’re looking at the work of Kidscan, a children’s cancer research charity that operates from the University. As well as supporting national research...

Partnership brings science to Salford

For day four of ICZ month, we’re focusing on education and our partnership with Manchester Science Festival – the largest event of its kind in England. As lead education...

Storm and Salford MBA partnership

Day three of ICZ month brings us to our partnership with Manchester Storm, an elite ice hockey team based in Altrincham where two of our alumni, Sam Bell and...

RHS partnership to restore historic site

For our second feature in ICZ month, we’re shining the spotlight on our exciting partnership with Royal Horticultural Society (RHS). We’re working together to create a £30m national garden...

Edinburgh TV Festival: Our ICZs in action

September is ICZ month, so we’ll be taking the opportunity to look at the great industry collaborations we’ve been working on recently. Our ICZ approach is more than just...