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Restoke and Man Up Creative Talk: Public, staff and students
Restoke and Man Up Experiential Workshop
Julian Liu Guitar Recital
Professor Neil Telling: Physics to Biomedicine and Back Again: The Circle of Research Life
Keele Hall Readings: Roy McFarlane
Professor Derek McGhee: “The Sociological Imagination” and its Relevance Today
Catalyst Film Festival
What are universities for now?
Professor James Tartaglia: “I'm Gonna Tell You the Meaning of Life": A Jazz-Philosophy Fusion Performance with Live Music
Facts and Figures
No. 1 in England for Student Satisfaction NSS 2018 (broad-based universities)
GOLD in the Teaching Excellence Framework Also Top 5 in the UK (THE ranking, broad-based universities)
96% graduate employability HESA - Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education 2017
Joint 1st in England for student satisfaction with course Guardian University League Table, 2019
1st for affordability Marbles.com, 2016
600+ acres Britain's biggest single-site campus
Global top 20 for campus sustainability UI Green Metric ranking, 2017