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The happy couple. Taken by Lionel Ho.

Blind date: Adam and Grainne

History student, Grainne, meets Archaeology and Anthropology student, Adam for the first blind date of the year.

Oh hey. Photo by  Johnny Yanok

Hola, Je speak plusieurs لغات‎

The attitude that English alone is enough creates self-imposed limitations.

Jibba Jabba photography (yes, really...)

Je ne comprends pas

Multilingual? No, me neither.

Hip shaker and multiple linguist Shakira.   Photo: Naila Missous

Multi-lingual celebrities: Who knew?

They’re oh so talented, and everyone wants a piece of them. And with the added charm they speak another language.

Sexist, or just a joke? Photo from

Calm down dear, it’s just misogyny

Topshop t-shirts create uproar at sexist slogans.

John Rylands is your friend.

“When I was a Fresher…”

New life away from home, the sniffles and best friends forever (or, for that week anyway).

On campus

Welcome Week Survival list

You could survive without it but it’s always handy.

Foam parties - Fresher's favourite or danger zone with risk of potential shoe loss?

The power of retrospect

Bribes, balance and realistic goals

It'll be alright on the night. Photo by Crises Crs Flickr.

Blind Date

It’s back.

Recycling facilities on campus


Why University should set an environmental agenda, and fast.

The attack on Wilmslow Road happened after an argument at a house party  Photo: Nick Whiting

Defeating the stereotype

A brief introduction to the Lifestyle section and how you can get involved with writing