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Yearly Archives: 2017

Image: Jack Houghton

Love For the Streets ends semester on a high

Student-led campaign aims to engage students in the sensitive topic of homelessness with a conference and sound clash

Image: novatrainingUK @ Commons Wikimedia

Students outraged at Ofsted for schoolgirl hijab proposal

“This is England, for pity’s sake!” a student told The Mancunion criticising the proposal

Photo: The Emma App

The Emma app with UoM graduate Edoardo Moreni

With the rest of your student loan lost to the dark winter nights, Kizzy Bray talks to Edoardo Moreni, co-founder of the Emma app, a financial advisory system that provides people everywhere with the means to save you up to £600 a year

Photo: PublicDomainPictures @ Pixabay

Manchester scientists find new test predicts skin cancer return

New findings from the CRUK Manchester Institute show that a test for tumour DNA in the blood can predict skin cancer returning

Photo: KAMiKAZOW @Wikimedia Commons

Do you think you’re a Star Wars superfan?

Prove yourself in a quiz you will

Source: TeamRock

Live Review: Mastodon

The sludge-stoner metal kings proved that they’re still reigning at a sold-out Academy

Illustration: Freddie Hill

Review: The Patron

This restaurant will certainly be receiving my patronage again

Lubaina Himid 'Naming the Money' 2004 Photo: drinksmachine@Flickr

Turner Prize 2017: A historic win

Florrie Badley reflects on the significance of Lubaina Himid’s recent Turner Prize win

The Voidz

The Voidz announce new album for 2018

Why now is the perfect time for Casablancas’ ‘other’ band to return

Vibrations by Faye Gosling

ArtBox: Interview with artist Faye Gosling

We talked to Faye Gosling, one of many students involved in this fundraising event for the Manchester Mind charity

Photo: Monolith Productions

2017: the year deception stopped being profitable?

Undesirable game mechanics aren’t so easily disguised anymore

Photo Credit: Pamela Raith Photography

Review: Evita

Anna Merabishvili reviews the classic musical at The Palace