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The period design features of the Northern Quarter and Sackville Street set the scene for the star-studded movie. Photo: raver_mikey @Flickr

Manchester becomes Manhattan for Hollywood drama 'Genius'

Several streets in the centre of Manchester have been transformed into replicas of early 20th century New York City as production on ...

The Whitworth Hall, at which honorary degrees will be awarded this Foundation Day. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Celebrate Foundation Day through philanthropy

The 22nd October marks the 10th anniversary of the foundation of the University of Manchester. To celebrate the historical generosity of graduates ...

Photo: secretlondon @Flickr

Decisive student vote could swing 200 seats

The student vote could swing the results of 200 seats at the next general election in 2015, according to a new report ...

The period design features of the Northern Quarter and Sackville Street set the scene for the star-studded movie. Photo: raver_mikey @Flickr

Manchester becomes Manhattan for Hollywood drama 'Genius'

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The Whitworth Hall, at which honorary degrees will be awarded this Foundation Day. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Celebrate Foundation Day through philanthropy

Posted on Oct 16, 2014 2
Photo: secretlondon @Flickr

Decisive student vote could swing 200 seats

Posted on Oct 16, 2014 3
The period design features of the Northern Quarter and Sackville Street set the scene for the star-studded movie. Photo: raver_mikey @Flickr

Manchester becomes Manhattan for Hollywood drama ‘Genius’

Filming for 1920s-era film Genius, starring Colin Firth and Jude Law, begins in Manchester’s Northern Quarter and around Sackville Street

The Whitworth Hall, at which honorary degrees will be awarded this Foundation Day. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Celebrate Foundation Day through philanthropy

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the foundation of the University of Manchester, students are encouraged to be a part of the legacy of generosity at the university

Photo: MEN award Group 2014

Manchester success at Manchester Evening News Environment Awards

Student volunteers from the Manchester Leadership Programme helped the British Heart Foundation achieve success in their recycling scheme.

Photo: secretlondon @Flickr

Decisive student vote could swing 200 seats

197 parliamentary seats have only a 10 per cent majority and a student population large enough to swing the balance of votes

Baa Bar in Fallowfield outside which a large drunken brawl erupted between two large groups. Photo: raver_mikey @Flickr.

Fallowfield Baa Bar brawl leads to road closure

In the early hours of Sunday morning riot police vans arrived on the scene of a violet fist-fight between two large groups of drinkers outside of the Fallowfield Baa Bar

Emily Clarke set-up the change.org petition: 'Don't execute Meriam Yehya Ibrahim for being Christian #SaveMeriam' Photo: Emily Clarke – Facebook

Manchester student speaks at Birmingham University about the legal case of Meriam Ibrahim

Emily Clarke spoke about the media storm surrounding Meriam Ibrahim’s case, and her change.org petition to save her life

Daria Radionova posing beside the diamond-encrusted Mercedes set to sell for £150, 000. Photo: Daria Radionova – Facebook

Dog loving millionaire to donate to dogs’ shelter

Millionaire LSE student Daria Radionova is set to give 10 per cent of the profit raised from selling her hand encrusted diamond Mercedes to Manchester’s dog shelter, following the fire last month.

Photo: Battle of Ideas

Engage with current affairs at the Battle of Ideas

The Battle of Ideas festival returns again at the Barbican, London

Photo: University of Manchester

Interview: Professor Fred Loebinger

Andy van den Bent-Kelly sat down with the Professor of Particle Physics to discuss CERN, Manchester and all things atomic

Photo: missy-and-the-universe @Flickr

Where will your degree land you?

Computer scientists emerge as top-earning graduates in the UK according to figures

Plans to transform the RBS building get underway Photo: Jenny Sterne

Transformation of RBS building gets under way.

The Students’ Union is converting the former RBS space next to Academy 1 into a pop-up shop and flexible events space run by student volunteers

The WRC and their affiliated universities have improved conditions for workers in Nike factories. Photo: id-iom @Flickr

Manchester University becomes affiliated with Worker Rights Consortium

The uni becomes affiliated with the WRC, which addresses poor pay and working conditions at the garment factories which produce university merchandise.