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Alan Turing's Birthday

Thanks to the movie The Imitation Game, Alan Turing (June 23, 1912-June 7, 1954) is probably better known today than any time in history. A mathematician trained at King’s College, Cambridge, England, he was fascinated with the concept of formal proofs in mathematics, and formulated the concept of hypothetical devices that could solve any computational tasks. 328 more words


Vote Lemn Sissay for Chancellor of Manchester University

There are three candidates for the post of Chancellor of Manchester a University:

Lemn Sissay

Mark Elder

Peter Mandelson

Two are men of culture who have shown their commitment to Manchester for decades. 54 more words

Chancellor Of Manchester University

Upcoming Schedule

Busy weekend for all ISCL teams coming up! In midweek action the Fort Wayne Panthers host the Northeast Kekiongas for a single nine-inning game at 6:00 p.m. 91 more words


Free Education MCR featuring Akala (Hip Hop Shakespeare Company)

At FREE EDUCATION MCR we believe that education is a tool for building a fairer society. Education should be funded socially, through taxation, so that it can be managed democratically. 875 more words

University construction academy to create 1,000 jobs

The University of Manchester has launched a unique construction academy.

Unemployed people from across Greater Manchester will receive training and potentially go on to full-time employment across its major developments. 307 more words

Construction Jobs

Friday 7th March 2014- BBC News: Warning over hospital superbug linked to 16 deaths

‘Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC) is causing increasing concern and a rising number of cases.

Some 1,241 patients were affected within the Central Manchester University Hospitals trust area from 2009 to 2013, the figures show.’ 166 more words


Academically Homeless

Yesterday I logged in to my Manchester University library account and discovered that I can no longer renew my books.  This came as a bit of a surprise.  285 more words