Save a pumpkin!

Around Halloween,  approximately 15 million pumpkins are carved by UK households and not eaten – enough to make a bowl of pumpkin soup for everyone in the country. Surprised? Out of 2,000 people surveyed, over half said they didn’t think of a Halloween pumpkin as food and one in three mistakenly thought that a carving pumpkin could not be […]

Travel Competition Winners

Welcome! Hello and welcome to all students, both new and returning. It was great meeting you all at the welcome events this September and October- hopefully you’ve settled into university life and are using your reusable bags, bamboo toothbrushes and water bottles! The Environment Team’s monthly newsletter will tell you about events and opportunities at Manchester Met […]

Free Carbon Literacy Training for Students

Do you want to give your CV a boost, learn valuable, transferable skills and meet some new students from across the university? If you answered yes to any of the above, you should sign up for free Carbon Literacy Training! What is Carbon Literacy? The Carbon Literacy (CL) project is a large-scale, climate change, education initiative that aims […]