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Avoiding the study abroad blues

Partaking in a year abroad is a leap into the great unknown, and can be a daunting prospect for many. Grappling with ...

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How to detox after a heavy weekend

As I’m sure is the case with many, I approach the weekend with a positive and productive attitude towards studying, only to ...

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Do I have to pay council tax?

Renting a house for the first time is exciting, but there can be lots of different bills to deal with. One bill ...

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Avoiding the study abroad blues

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How to detox after a heavy weekend

Posted on Oct 16, 2017 2
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Do I have to pay council tax?

Posted on Oct 16, 2017 3
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Avoiding the study abroad blues

Returning from a year abroad? James Johnson talks you through falling back in love with Manchester

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How to detox after a heavy weekend

Sophia Macpherson discusses natural remedies to help your unavoidable post-weekend hangover

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Do I have to pay council tax?

Senior Advisor Rebekah Ollerenshaw explains what council tax is and how you can avoid it

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Travel story: Flamenco in Andalusia, Spain

Sophia Macpherson recounts how she fell in love with Spain’s flamenco dance

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Chinese Moon Festival celebrations at the University of Manchester

Jack Greeney recounts his experiences at the Chinese Moon Festival

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Let’s talk about mental health

As World Mental Health Day approaches us on the 10th of October, Megan Ritchie discusses the simple ways to manage your mental health

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World Mental Health Day 2017 comes to Manchester campus

After a successful event for World Mental Health Day 2016, Wellbeing Officer Saqib Mahmood wants to make 2017’s celebrations even better

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Take a break the right way

Few of us are strangers to a daytime siesta. James Johnson takes a look at the new way of taking a break; ‘coffee-napping’

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Take a break without breaking the bank

Megan Ritchie gives some useful tips on planning your next weekend getaway for less than you might expect

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Changing course? Don’t panic!

Changing course may seem a daunting prospect, but it doesn’t have to be. Thankfully, Senior Advisor Su Barton is here to talk you through the ins and outs of changing programmes

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At Home with Sex Blogger, Eliza Lawrence

Sophia Macpherson chats with the founder of sex blog ‘wasitgoodforyou’ about the controversial world of sex

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Five easy-to-care indoor plants for your room

Sophia Macpherson offers some tips on how to add some low maintenance greenery to your new abode