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An Alternative Freshers' Week

If you are one among the rare species of incoming freshers who don’t particularly enjoy dancing to EDM or creating memories that ...

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Be smart and be safe this Freshers' Week

As Freshers’ 2016 gets underway, thousands of students both new and old will be heading out to enjoy events at bars and ...

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Meet the new Lifestyle Editors

Hello and welcome to the Lifestyle section of The Mancunion — we're your editors! We have so much planned for Lifestyle this year, and ...

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An Alternative Freshers' Week

Posted on Sep 19, 2016 1
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Be smart and be safe this Freshers' Week

Posted on Sep 19, 2016 2
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Meet the new Lifestyle Editors

Posted on Sep 20, 2016 3
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Volunteering Abroad — good or bad?

Is volunteering abroad just a way to prove your superiority, or is there a real benefit to it?

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Meet the new Lifestyle Editors

Drum roll please…the most exciting time of year has arrived, get ready to meet your new Lifestyle editors

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Be smart and be safe this Freshers’ Week

With Freshers’ Week looming, make sure you know how to keep you and your friends safe on the streets of Manchester

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An Alternative Freshers’ Week

Bored of the constant hangovers in Freshers’ Week? Aiswarya Kishor explores alternative things to do in Manchester this September

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Sticking around for the summer?

Manchester has it all… Even a beach!

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Project Parent: the inevitable embarrassment of graduation day

What’s the worst that can happen when your friends and parents get together for one big, embarrassing occasion?

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The Seven Study Sinners

More than anything, exams bring out our inner maniac… whether we know it or not

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The End of Days: Throwing a great graduation party

Alice Williams looks into the prospect of having a graduation party that will subdue the mounting fear as you’re let out into the real world.

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Tinder tales

Certainly not your typical bedtime story

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Manchester’s hidden treasures

It’s time to get writing that pre-departure bucket list

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Lone wolf or pack animal?

Evangeline Katz weighs up the pros and cons of travelling alone

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Fetishising the fuck-up

Alice Williams wonders when the media will produce characters that we could aspire to be