Manchester lecturer Rob Ford talks about his new book on the rise of UKIP
Pirate Party Leader Loz Kaye speaks to Features Editor Sam Dumitriu about surveillance, filters and how the internet can transform politics
Ben Flanagan looks at the risks student cyclists face and asks who is to blame for so many accidents – cyclists or motorists?
Haider Saleem previews TedxUniversityOfManchester
We pass buildings like Kilburn, Roscoe and Whitworth everyday, but who were the people behind the names?
One semester in – we check if the Exec have kept their promises
Tim Harcourt-Powell tells the story of a student struggling with a major cannabis problem
As Glasgow Students nominate Edward Snowden, Sam Dumitriu looks at the history of the position of university rector across the UK
Cult expert Ian Haworth explains why many students join cults
The I’m Not Welcome campaign speak out against government monitoring practices for making overseas students feel unwelcome
American author, polemicist and war reporter David Rieff tells Sam Dumitriu why he is a humanitarian fundamentalist
Ex-con economist Vicky Pryce tells Sam Dumitriu about her time behind bars and why prison doesn’t work