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Sustainable Futures Seminar Series | Green space: How off-world construction technologies could promote sustainable development on Earth & Microbial engineering for a healthy planet

14:00 - 15:15 27 January 2022

This event will see separate talks from The University of Manchester's Dr Neil Dixon and Dr Aled Roberts Agenda: 14:00: Welcome and introduction with event chair (TBC) 14:05: Dr Aled Roberts, Research Fellow, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Manchester Institute of Biotechnology at The University of Manchester Green space: How off-wor..

Sustainable Futures Seminar Series | Beyond COP26 - tools for a ‘collective climatic intelligence’ & The NERC Digital Solutions Hub

14:00 - 15:15 10 February 2022

This event will see separate talks from The University of Manchester's Joe Ravetz and Professor Richard Kingston. Agenda: 14:00: Welcome and introduction with event chair (TBC) 14:05: Joe Ravetz, Research Fellow, Faculty of Humanities, Manchester Urban Institute at The University of Manchester Beyond COP26 - tools for a ‘collective cl..

(Heritage) language learning during and after a global pandemic: a virtual roundtable discussion

19:00 - 20:30 22 February 2022

Join us for a virtual roundtable discussion on the challenges and opportunities of (heritage) language learning during a global pandemic. The roundtable will bring together language teachers and learners from mainstream school and higher education settings, supplementary school initiatives and other organised activities set up to encourage (he..

Mother language(s) from my field site

14:00 - 16:00 22 February 2022

A Linguistic Diversity Collective (LEL) activity for International Mother Language Day, led by Dr Serge Sagna. Staff and student fieldworkers will present video recordings and photos from their field sites; followed by a discussion of the sociolinguistic setting in which children learn to speak their mother language(s). This will be an oppo..

Kathputli Utsav - A Festival of Traditional Indian Arts

15:30 - 17:00 23 February 2022

Join us as we celebrate International Mother Language Day with Kathputli Utsav - A Festival of Traditional Indian Arts. Kathputli Utsav celebrates the skill, talent and culture of the Kathputli Colony, a colony of street performers in Delhi, India. The event will celebrate linguistic and cultural diversity of the colony, and showcase some of..

Explore your own Language – talking about time and space

16:00 - 17:30 24 February 2022

This online activity will actively involve speakers of different ages and proficiencies of languages spoken in Manchester - the intended audience are teachers and students at supplementary schools, those attending community centres, and anybody interested in exploring their own language / heritage language from a cross-linguistic perspective...

Poetry Bonanza with North-West Poets (part of MACFEST2022)

18:30 - 19:30 09 March 2022

Join us for an enchanting evening with some wonderful British poets: Boshra G, Saira Anwar and Razia Mohammed who will entertain with a celebration of their spoken words, poetry and talking about their writing. Welcome by: Danny Middleton, Service Development ? Officer, Reader Development and Events Hosted by: Prof John McAuliffe, Professor..

Sustainable Futures Seminar Series | Translating research into effective green infrastructure practice & Geological subsurface energy storage

14:00 - 15:15 10 March 2022

This event will see separate talks from The University of Manchester's Dr Ian Mell and Professor Kevin Taylor Agenda: 14:00: Welcome and introduction with event chair (TBC) 14:05: Dr Ian Mell, Reader in Environmental & Landscape Planning, School of Environment, Education and Development (SEED), Manchester Urban Institute at The University..

Sustainable Futures Seminar Series | Greener operations: Sustainable Perioperative Care

14:00 - 15:15 24 March 2022

This event will see separate talks from UoM's Professor Allan Matthews and Dr David Jones of Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust Agenda: 14:00: Welcome and introduction with event chair (TBC) 14:05: Allan Matthews, Professor of Surface Engineering and Tribology, Faculty of Science and Engineering at The University of Manchester 1..

Sustainable Futures Seminar Series | Education for Sustainable Development in a Living Lab approach & Bioeconomy Sustainability Indicator Model (BSIM)

14:00 - 15:15 21 April 2022

This event will see separate talks from The University of Manchester's Dr Jen O’Brien and Dr Andrew Welfle Agenda: 14:00: Welcome and introduction with event chair (TBC) 14:05: Dr Jen O’Brien, Academic Lead of Sustainability Teaching and Learning, School of Environment, Education and Development at The University of Manchester Educa..

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