Published Surrealist Collaborative Novel is ‘Everyday Marvelous’

Prof. Ursula Hurley and Dr Stephen Sunderland came together last month with Salford Loaves and Fishes to celebrate having a new collaborative novel published. ‘Alsdorf is an adventure from Salford’s dream-other where queens hide and a fly morphs into a supernova’. The new book is the output of the ‘Everyday Marvelous’ project. This project was […]

Being Human Festival 2023: The Anthropozine, Being Human in the Age of Zines.

Lecturers in English Prof. Jade Munslow Ong and Dr Emma Barnes, and Associate Dean Sam Ingleson were successful in receiving a total of £3,000 to run four events as part of the Being Human Festival, the UK’s national festival of the Humanities. To respond to this year’s theme, ‘Rhyme and Reason’, the team turned to […]

The 2023 Festival of Social Science

We would like to invite you to attend the ESRC Festival of Social Science 2023! The festival explores the world of social science, giving researchers the opportunity to share their research with non-academic audiences and to make new and long-lasting connections. The Festival includes wide-ranging topics, from how society has shaped our local areas to […]

Boom, Turn It Up! – Public engagement with acoustics research

Research carried out by Duncan Williams, Senior Lecturer in Acoustics & Audio Engineering has been featured in two high profile public exhibitions that explore how sound and music impact or everyday lives. As part of Boom: Experiments in Sound at The National Science and Media Museum in Bradford Duncan presented ‘Machine Listener’ as part of […]

Vera’s Not Alone: A Nested Cinema Experience – A world first at Media City

A world-first cinematic experience that fully immersed its participants in its story premiered at our MediaCity campus last month. Vera’s Not Alone is a new ground-breaking immersive film installation from the University’s own Dr Pavel Prokopic that uses cutting edge technology and cinematic techniques to blur the line between the real and the imaginary. The experience […]

The University of Salford Reflects on a Successful Armed Forces Week 2023

Armed Forces Week 2023 at The University of Salford was a resounding success, filled with meaningful events and activities that celebrated the service and sacrifice of the armed forces community. The university actively participated in a range of ceremonies and initiatives, demonstrating its unwavering support for the military. Image: Armed Forces Flag Raising ceremony The […]

Maker Space Collaborates with Muslamic Makers Network MCR for Digital Fabrication Workshops

Maker Space, a technology hub for digital fabrication and innovation, is proud to announce its collaboration with the Muslamic Makers Network MCR. Powered by the Morson Group STEM Foundation, these workshops aim to promote diversity and inclusivity in the tech industry while fostering a passion for making and digital skills. Muslamic Makers is a dynamic […]