The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper

William Brown

Photo: Cage The Elephant

Interview: Cage the Elephant

Lead singer Matt Shultz from the famed American Indie Rock band, Cage the Elephant, talks to The Mancunion

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Lunch with The Mancunion: David Aaronovitch

William Brown talks to University of Manchester alumnus and The Times columnist David Aaronovitch on politics, the student body and freedom of speech

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Manchester launches the largest development research institute in Europe

Oxfam’s International Executive Director Winnie Byanyima gave a keynote speech on inequality and development to a packed lecture hall to officially launch the institute, the largest of its kind in Europe

Tell Me I'm Pretty Photo: Cage the Elephant

Preview: Cage the Elephant comes to Manchester

Full of funky rock and psychedelic tunes, Cage the Elephant are coming back to Manchester this Saturday

Winnie Byanyima, Oxfam International Executive Director. Photo: Oxfam

Preview: Official launch of the Global Development Institute

This week, the university will be launching the Global Development Institute—one of the largest development research and teaching institutions in the world

MP Jo Johnson. Photo: Department for Business, Innovation and Skills @ Flickr

Government to crack down on loan repayments

New measures will be introduced to target student debtors who have left the UK

Photo: Where is Giulio Regeni campaign

Academics demand justice after death of Italian student in Egypt

Thousands of academics from across the world, including some from the University of Manchester, have signed an open letter condemning the torture and death of an Italian Ph.D. student in Cairo, demanding a impartial investigation be allowed

Photo: University of Manchester Students' Union

Preview: Earth Week

Earth Week comes to the Students’ Union for its third year, with a schedule of events to promote environmental awareness

Photo: Press@Warehouse Project

Live: Annie Mac Presents at WHP

The Mancunion checks out Annie Mac’s sold out double performance at Warehouse

Photo: Nano GoleSorkh @ Youtube

Goldsmiths Islamic Society protesters intimidate ex-Muslim campaigner

Students from Goldsmiths University’s Islamic Society intimidated well-known activist and ex-Muslim Maryam Namazie, including turning off the projector, reportedly gesturing death threats, and laughing at the death of a blogger

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Ejections, Elections, and Rejections: Student removed from Senate

This Thursday, a University student was removed from a debate in the Students’ Union’s Senate chamber after three warnings that he was violating rules and regulations

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Spending review: What does it mean for students?

Wednesday’s spending review heralds massive cuts for student nurses and higher education more broadly