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Yearly Archives: 2017

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A-level results day sees less students going to university this year than in 2016

The University of Manchester though is not adhering to the national trend, with admissions of home and EU students up since this time last year

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Manchester’s most popular job sectors revealed

Research carried out by independent job board CV-Library has indicated the most sought-after job sectors in Manchester

Photo: University of Manchester

Moving home after university is negatively impacting graduates’ careers

A Resolution Foundation study has found that graduates not moving for work is having a marked effect on Britain’s dismal pay and productivity records

Photo: Emma Atkins

“It’s not over yet” — Manchester’s absence from NSS rankings marks huge success for boycott campaign

A week after the NSS rankings were released, The Mancunion talks to Education Officer Emma Atkins who is adamant the work cannot stop here

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Top 5: US TV Dramas

With new seasons of Game of Thrones and Twin Peaks underway, Jamie McEvoy runs down the top 5 US TV dramas currently available on air and online

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Top universities discriminate against A-Level subjects typically chosen by poorer students

On the eve of A-level results day, a study finds that some A-Level choices are keeping poorer students out of elite universities

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Review: Game of Thrones — Eastwatch

Crucial character moments scream for more runtime as the plot armour thickens

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Review: Fargo – Season 3

In its third season, the TV series inspired by the Coen Brothers’ 1996 film of the same name is possibly the best so far

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Run for your life!

Anokhi Shah runs through some of the many benefits a brisk jog can have

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Review: The Ghoul

Directorial debutante Gareth Tunley’s The Ghoul marks a statement of intent from the Brit, yet ultimately lacks clarity and focus

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Push Doctor launches grant for medical students

Students studying at UK universities can now apply for cash grants from the digital healthcare brand

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Review: Okja

How a CGI superpig could be Netflix’s saving grace