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Worst First Dates Ever

1.     It was my first year of high school, and a cute older student asked me out on a date. ...

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Top tips for living harmoniously with the opposite sex

When I asked the boys I live with to share their advice for living with girls, they mostly just used it as ...

Preview of what the app will look like. Photo: Magna Life

Manchester student putting the social in health and fitness

Do you want to stay fit in winter but find that you don’t have the motivation or money to follow a fitness ...

Love at first drag. Photo: Alijah Villian @Flickr

Worst First Dates Ever

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Photo: Voxphoto @Flickr

Top tips for living harmoniously with the opposite

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Preview of what the app will look like. Photo: Magna Life

Manchester student putting the social in health and

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Love at first drag. Photo: Alijah Villian @Flickr

Worst First Dates Ever

All your dates a disaster? A Failure at flirting? Unlucky in love? Don’t worry, you’ll feel like a Don Juan after you’ve read about these first date horror stories contributor Natalie Silver uncovered

All smiles for now: "Justin Timberlake" and Becky. Photo: Molly Allen

Blind Date: Becky and Alex

We may not have Cilla Black but Blind Date is Back! Sit back and shamelessly enjoy this healthy dose of voyeurism.

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Top tips for living harmoniously with the opposite sex

Just moved in with the opposite sex? Kitty Treverton Jones has some advice to avoid arguments

Photo: Jason A. Howie @Flickr

Switch Off Social Media

Now we’ve left our teenage years, is it time to stop fretting about how many Facebook likes we have? Charlotte Wheatcroft thinks so

Preview of what the app will look like. Photo: Magna Life

Manchester student putting the social in health and fitness

Robert Firth takes a look at ‘Magna Life’, a health and fitness business co-founded by a final year University of Manchester student

Martin Arrand @Flickr

Bus Ranters!

They’re too cold, too warm, too dirty and never turn up! We can only be on about buses. Robert Firth has a rant about an integral feature of Manchester student life.

Photo: cherylleong @Flickr

5 top tips about the Study China Programme

Contributor Josepha Griffin-Parry gives her top tips on completing the Study China Programme in Shanghai

Photo: Kimery Davis @Flickr

Teetotallers have it harder at university.

With drunken Freshers’ week antics now over, Robert Firth takes a look at what university life is like for students who don’t drink.

Queen's University @Flickr

English and money problems as an international student

With over ten thousand international students studying at The University of Manchester, Robert Firth investigates how difficult it is to adapt to living and studying in a different country.

From Manchester to Berlin: Graduates now working at Idealo.

Career Corner: Manchester Graduates at idealo Berlin

The place where former Manchester students report back from the real world. This week we chat to four graduates working in Berlin.

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No one is sure how to solve the problem of sexual harassment

With the release of the NUS Statistics that more than a third of students have suffered sexual harassment, Robert Firth takes a look at the problems surrounding the issue.

Photo: Susan Sermoneta @Flickr

Why your best friend is keeping you single

Wondering why you’re still single? Charlotte Wheatcroft has a cautionary tale for you if you’ve been spending a lot of time with your best friend recently.