Become Carbon Literate for free

What is Carbon Literacy? Carbon Literacy means being aware of the impact of everyday activities on the climate, and knowing what steps can be taken to reduce emissions as an individual or a group, and why it’s important that we all take these steps. The actions of individuals can and does make a difference. It’s […]

Have your chance to win £500!

Calling all students! Have your chance to win £500 cash! All students at Manchester Met can be in with a chance of winning £500 by completing our online confidential survey about your time at university or college and the skills you develop for getting a job. The short survey, which is being run in conjunction with […]

Top Recyclers!

From the 8-16th February, recycling checks were carried out in MMU Student Living – in Birley, Cambridge, Cavendish and Booth. 320 kitchens were checked, with the help of Student Sustainability Ambassadors and Residential Advisors. Residents were left feedback cards so they could see how they were doing, as well as little incentives for top recyclers. […]

Your Ideas into Action

The passion of our staff for sustainability has been demonstrated on many occasions, it was with this in mind that we developed ‘Ideas into Action’. Our pilot programme aims to empower staff to suggest ideas for projects, which will help us on our journey to become one of the most sustainable universities. Since September, we […]

Upcoming events Spring Term

This term there are a number of opportunities to engage with sustainability. These all through our sustainability engagement programme Big Impact. There are opportunities specifically for students; however, the majority are open to all, from staff, students to local community members. Below you will find opportunities from gardening to swishing. Carbon Literacy accreditation for students. […]