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Professor Manning at the Royal Society, with the Gorgosaurus behind him. Photo: Prof. Phil Manning

Interview: Professor Phil Manning

It’s 11 o’clock on a Friday morning and I’m due to meet Professor Phil Manning any minute. He’s one of the most ...

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Politics and Students of Today

A point was raised in a book I was reading, a nonchalant point that was quickly passed over but nevertheless made me ...

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Check the Exec: Policies and Promises

Charlotte Cook – General Secretary Coming into office for her second term where she first served as Community Officer, Charlotte smashed her opponents ...

Professor Manning at the Royal Society, with the Gorgosaurus behind him. Photo: Prof. Phil Manning

Interview: Professor Phil Manning

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Politics and Students of Today

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Check the Exec: Policies and Promises

Posted on Sep 15, 2014 3
Professor Manning at the Royal Society, with the Gorgosaurus behind him. Photo: Prof. Phil Manning

Interview: Professor Phil Manning

Andy van den Bent-Kelly sat down with the Professor of Natural History to discuss all things prehistoric

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Politics and Students of Today

Student life has changed drastically over the years—does this reflect students’ interest in politics?

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Check the Exec: Policies and Promises

Haider Saleem takes a look at what the Exec have planned for the Union during their year in office.

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How Accurate is Fresh Meat’s Portrayal of Student Life?

2011 brought us a comedy-drama focusing on a group of people entering their first year of university. But how close does Fresh Meat play to the true student experience?

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Interview: Jim Jefferies

Aussie comic Jim Jefferies talks about settling down, his TV show getting cancelled and getting punched at the Comedy Store

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Apply to join The Mancunion in 2014/15 – Deadline extended

Apply to be section editor at The Mancunion. New application deadline – June 8th

Nightline's mascot Noel advertises the night time listening service

Inside Nightline

Volunteers for Manchester’s student-run listening service tell The Mancunion why they joined

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Interview: Bowel Cancer survivor Mark Davies

Hugo Clay interviews Mark Davies, author of Saving My Arse: A story of cancers, colons and singapore noodles

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Interview: i editor Oliver Duff

The Mancunion talks to i editor Oliver Duff on the future of journalism, being ‘a crap gossip columnist’ and how politicians can engage students

Sopel warns against the Disneyfication of War. PHOTO: WikiMedia Commons

Interview: BBC reporter Jon Sopel

Haider Saleem catches up with BBC World Service journalist Jon Sopel on the difficulties of covering war zones

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Interview – Raymond Tallis

Sam Dumitriu speaks to polymath Raymond Tallis about assisted dying, consciousness and ‘Darwinitis’

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Defending yourself from an attack

Chatri Boonchareon looks at the advice for students needing to defend themselves on the street