Get on your bike this June!

June is a big month for cycling with a variety of events to saddle up for. Oxford Road Corridor Staff Cycle Breakfast Firstly, join our Travel Team on Wednesday 5th June for the regular free breakfast bringing together our friendly community of cyclists. Breakfast will be served between 8am – 9am in Manchester Met’s Business […]

Student Placement Experience

A bit about me 🙂 I’m Emily Allison, I’m a 3rd year Ecology and Conservation student, sustainability and the environment is often at the forefront of my mind, and is a big part of my course. Manchester Met currently hold 1st place in the People and Planet University League based on their ethical performance, so […]

Environment Team Student Intern

An introduction 🙂 Hi, my name is Anna and I’m the Environment Team’s new student intern. I study Biology and I’m currently in my final year (because I didn’t think I was busy enough already, I decided to take on an internship too!). One of my roles as the Sustainability Intern is to try to […]

Manchester Met receives multiple Carbon Literacy Awards

Manchester Met along with eighteen other organisations from across the UK received awards on the 21st March from The Carbon Literacy Trust in recognition of their contribution to this globally unique climate change project. Manchester Met has been delivering Carbon Literacy training since The Carbon Literacy Project’s inception in 2012. The University’s Carbon Literacy Team […]

WHAT IS GIVE IT, DON’T BIN IT?

Give it, don’t bin it is an award-winning, city-wide campaign that encourages you to donate your unwanted clothes, books, electricals and unopened, non-perishable food to charity to help those in need. When you move out of your accommodation, simply drop your unwanted items at a local donation bank and recycle your waste. YOU MAKE GOOD THINGS […]

CYCLIST BREAKFAST – 3rd APRIL AT CITY LABS 1.0

The next Corridor Cycle Breakfast will be held on 3rd April 2019 in the Lounge at Citylabs 1.0 from 7.30am-9am. Cyclists old and new are invited to meet our great cycling community and enjoy a FREE breakfast and refreshments. Should you have any dietary requirements, or for more information, please email natalie.blackshaw@mspl.co.uk. Breakfast is ordered […]

Manchester Sustainability Summit, 25th March 2019

Manchester Met’s Environment and Carbon Literacy teams, with the University’s Manchester Fuel Cell Innovation Centre and Waste 2 Resource Innovation Network, went to the Greater Manchester Sustainability Summit held at the Lowry. The event was hosted by Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester and launched the Greater Manchester 5-year plan.  It brought together people from […]