As part of Fairtrade Fortnight, we want to see your artistic reactions to the uncomfortable reality that so much of what we consume is a product of Modern Slavery and Exploitation. From the production of our clothes to our coffee in the morning, so many of the products we rely on have been touched by […]
Our Cyclists’ Breakfast events reward current cyclists and actively encourage newcomers. All staff from the Universities, Central Manchester NHS, RNCM and the Manchester Science Partnerships are welcome to join us for a free cyclists’ breakfast at a location on the Oxford Road Corridor, every first week of the month. Come along for breakfast, receive the […]
A fast paced informative event about local reuse and waste efficiency projects and businesses from Manchester Metropolitan University and Manchester Climate Change Agency. Register your free place here.
Join MMU Engage for the fourth in the 2016-17 series of public lectures. February’s talk is from Walter Leal, Professor of Environment and Technology. Refreshments will be available from 17:30 with the talk starting at 18:00. This will last around 45 minutes and will be followed by a Q&A session and a drinks reception. Please […]
Don’t feed exploitation this Fairtrade Fortnight (27 February – 12 March). Fairtrade Fortnight begins on the 27th Feb and we are looking to you to help us show support for farmers and workers who grow our food in developing countries. Manchester Met and The Union have been a Fairtrade certified since 2008 and each year we get together […]
Our next free clothing and book swap will be taking place on Wednesday 1st March, 12.30-2.30pm in the Grosvenor Gallery, Grosvenor Building, All Saints Campus. Join our Facebook event page to get all the latest updates. What is Pop Swap? Pop Swap is a pop-up clothing and book swap held termly on Manchester Metropolitan University’s […]
WHAT ARE RECYCLING CHECKS? Recycling checks happen once a term in MMU owned Student Accommodation. The Environment Team will come into your kitchens, score your bins and leave you a feedback card (and sweets if you’ve done well!) The team will also be checking if you have the correct bins, so that you can recycle […]