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  1. Thursday, 31st July 2014 at 1:45pm

    Haleh is Enviro Champ 2014!

    Environmental Hero Haleh with her student leadership winner Nora Chaara HALEH Moravej has been named the University’s ‘Environmental Hero’ for her work on healthy eating at the annual Green Impact awards. Haleh, a senior lecturer in Human Nutrition scooped the award for her ‘passion , creativity and total commitment’ to MetMunch, a juggernaut of a scheme […]

  2. Tuesday, 20th May 2014 at 8:15am

    Solitary Bees & Wildlife Gardening – Wed 21st May

  3. Tuesday, 29th April 2014 at 3:40pm

    Big Impact in conversation with Lily Cole

    As part of the launch of Big Impact; our student environmental and sustainability engagement project, the Environment team are giving staff and students the opportunity to discuss environmental and humanitarian issues with Lily Cole. Lily Cole is a model, actress and founder of impossible.com, a new social network where users exchange skills and services for […]

  4. Tuesday, 29th April 2014 at 3:36pm

    Green Impact Awards Ceremony – bookings live

    Green Impact team members are invited to our fifth annual Green Impact Awards Ceremony to be held on Friday 20th June. There will be a Locally Sourced Lunch provide by catering from 12pm – 1pm in the Catering Atrium, Business School. We will be celebrating achievement in our Awards Ceremony from 1 – 2pm in the North […]

  5. Tuesday, 29th April 2014 at 3:25pm

    What it’s like to make a Green Impact? – Green team contribution

    What it’s like to make a Green Impact? Fiona Smith (Recruitment & Admissions) To be honest, I was a slow convert to Green Impact.  The first time I was asked to take part, I’d recently started working in a busy Student Life Office and, anxious to make a good impression, I wasn’t sure if I’d […]

  6. Thursday, 17th April 2014 at 12:44pm

    Special Award winners of 2013 – Could you be next?

    Don’t forget to nominate deserving teams or colleagues for Special Awards as part of Green Impact 2014. Categories can be found under the Special Awards tab on the Green Impact workbook. Winners from 2013! IT Services Winners of two awards the first for MMU Print Saving and the second for energy efficient data centre. Thanks […]

  7. Tuesday, 15th April 2014 at 3:10pm

    Seasonal Food Recipes – Green Impact team contribution

    Sharing the Benefits of Eating Seasonal Food.   Watch any food TV programme or read any cooking magazine, and you will invariably find mention of the benefits of using seasonal food. However, it can sometimes be difficult to find reliable information on what is in season or what to do with those foods once you […]

  8. Monday, 14th April 2014 at 3:33pm

    Have you bin naughty? How to do visual bin audits!

    A great example of how to conduct visual waste & recycling audits from JD’s Learning & Teaching Green Impact team. The results are published on their team blog and shared to their wider department reinforcing our waste and recycling culture. Visual Audit of Bins We undertook a visual audit of the general waste and recycling […]

  9. Wednesday, 26th March 2014 at 10:25am

    Home composting – Green Impact team contribution

    Guinea Pig and Rabbit Compost Machines Home composting doesn’t need to be complicated. There are plenty of items of household waste that could go straight into a compost bin rather than your recycling or general waste bin. Guinea pig and rabbit manure, straw and hay can all be composted. As these animals have dairy- and meat-free […]

  10. Tuesday, 25th March 2014 at 3:08pm

    Progress of Green Impact 2013/14

    Green Impact 2014, a set on Flickr. Check out the progress of our Green Impact teams so far this year.