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TEDx: a round up

Manchester Science Park held host to the University of Manchester’s student organised TEDx conference: “Uncharted Territories” in March 2018. The open plan, modern ...

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Why are students disinterested in the Students' Union?

Student voting remained low for this year's Students' Union Executive Officer elections, with a turnout of just 19.8 per cent. Although higher than last ...

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Wakelet: a more human media platform

If I had to picture the office of a tech start-up, Wakelet would fit the bill exactly. The beanbags, the fresh enthusiastic ...

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TEDx: a round up

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Why are students disinterested in the Students' Union?

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Wakelet: a more human media platform

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TEDx: a round up

The university of Manchester student organised Ted Talks stepped into “uncharted territories” last weekend…

Lecturers from the University of Glasgow on strike in March this year

“Take Action! UoM”: student strike responses

Take Action! UoM is an independent student-led group which has created a platform for discussion, a line of open communication, and a coherent response regarding the strike action

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Why are students disinterested in the Students’ Union?

Unsuccessful Activities and Development Officer candidate, Ant Menezes, says there is a growing divide between students and Exec Officers

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The creative space: Leisure Theory

Ellie Tivey speaks to new Manchester band, Leisure Theory

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Wakelet: a more human media platform

An Interview with Jamil Khalil, Founder and CEO of Wakelet, a new media platform that offers people the ability to curate and organise the world’s information

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The raw deal

Meet the creators of the beautiful, poignant, and tenacious queer and minority magazine: Raw Forms

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In conversation with: Brian Cox

Professor Brian Cox reveals why he supports the UCU strikes and believes science is the antidote to authoritarianism

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TEDx University of Manchester 2018: the speakers

This year’s event is sure to get your mind firing on all pistons — but what about the speakers, what makes them tick?

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The inspirational ‘Women in Media’

Kizzy Bray reports from the People’s History Museum on the inspiring stories of the women involved in 2018’s Women In Media Conference

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Long-read interview: Jack Houghton, SU Communities Officer

“I don’t see why you would want to be a politician. Politicians maintain the system, they don’t change the system”

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Tenants fighting back: an interview with ACORN

Community organisation ACORN Manchester will “do all they can… to help those having issues with landlords/letting agents”

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Interview: Afzal Khan comments on Safety in Fallowfield

Gorton MP Afzal Khan comments on crime in Fallowfield and how we can create a safer community for students