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What’s on this week at the Festival of Research

Our Festival of Research is now in its last week. Don’t miss your final chance to attend some fantastic events across campus…

8 July - Peel Campus  

The Four Outcomes Progress & Community Activism. Monday 8 July 11.30-12.30pm, The Old Fire Station. Explore the value-added presence of a community activist and learn about lottery funded projects in the community. No booking necessary.  

Take a tour. Discover and visit our research spaces on campus like the Octave 3D immersive experience and the Energy House. Find out more and book your place.  

Peterloo – free cinema screening. 2019 marks the 200th anniversary of the Peterloo Massacre: join us for Mike Leigh's film, dramatising this major event in our social history and register your places here.
9 July - The Living Library

Some of Salford’s top researchers will become living books for visitors to ‘borrow’ over tea and coffee. Our 'Living Books' will tell you about their research, answer your questions, and share their passions. Find out more here.
10 July – IMMERSE & THINKlab 

Join us on Wednesday 10 July for a FREE evening of interactive memorable methods to explore research and science as an 'experience'. IMMERSE yourself and discover the local, global and virtual through sight, sound, sensation, touch and taste. We will be hosting an array of activities developed from different communities locally across Salford and Greater Manchester. Find out more here

The THINKlab team invites you to learn more about how they are creating digital solutions and advancing technology in collaborative engineering, digital cities and virtual training environments. Through partnerships, collaboration and one-off projects, join us to understand more about the research and how the work of the commercial team is addressing industry challenges. Find out more and book your tickets here.
11 July – Fashion Show

Come along and join us at MediaCityUK on 11 July for a fashion show like no other. Local businesses, students and colleagues will show their socially responsible designs on the runway. Find out more.
12 July – Research in the Park

Researchers will present their work in Peel Park on fun, interactive stalls. Expect art, science and music - something for everyone to enjoy. Book your tickets.

Plus, don’t forget your research rewards – discounts at the HardRock Café, gym membership, The Lowry and many more!
For more information about Salford Research Festival and to book tickets, visit the website. 

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