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Manchester Herbarium's grand re-opening!

After a year of full closure while the Museum roof was rebuilt and about a further 5 years of disruption since the window replacement work began, we finally have the herbarium back up and running. 145 more words


Black hole of a place

Two months ago it all seemed doable. Two months ago I was strong. Emotionally, physically, psychologically. Name it! And all of a sudden, the shell is cracking. 483 more words


Refining the Creative Design Brief

This week I attended a Library Design Meeting as part of the Main Library Redevelopment to focus on internal finishes. This ranges from materials and flooring to preservation and visual features. 263 more words


University Academics and the First World War

Dr James Peters writes:

The First World War not only dislocated the everyday work of the University’s academics, but also undermined some of their cherished beliefs about transnational scholarship. 560 more words


University Photographs - a Fascinating Snapshot!

CHICC’s latest completed digitisation project has made public a significant number of images from the University Photograph Collection. The images are now available in a new discrete Collection, the ‘ 129 more words


Conversation outside University Place

Thursday 12th November 2015, 3.10pm (day 1,540)

A shame about the signs on the door, which rather spoil the composition. So that’s 21 days in a row of shots only in Hebden Bridge or Manchester, breaking the record for this particular sequence; and seeing as the weather forecast for this weekend is pretty dreadful, thus no Lake District walk, the run will go on for a few more days yet.

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#Manchester #climate rally - 8 out of 11 ain't bad.

We are so doomed.

So, of the 11 hypotheses, I was right about 8 of them. I was definitely wrong about

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