The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper

News

Photo: abhinv @ Flickr

University team forges new research opportunities and development in India

A university delegation has recently returned from a trip to India which sought to open up research and funding opportunities with some ...

Credit: Katrina M Grier

Wellbeing Week at the University of Manchester

From the 20th to the 24th of November, the University of Manchester will hold its annual Wellbeing Week. During this week, a series ...

Image: The Mancunion

Exclusive: landlord blacklist group closes due to legal threat

A newly created Facebook group where students could review landlords has closed due to a legal threat, The Mancunion can reveal. Popular Facebook group "Fallowfield ...

Photo: abhinv @ Flickr

University team forges new research opportunities and development

Posted on Nov 20, 2017 1
Credit: Katrina M Grier

Wellbeing Week at the University of Manchester

Posted on Nov 20, 2017 2
Image: The Mancunion

Exclusive: landlord blacklist group closes due to legal

Posted on Nov 17, 2017 3
Warrington, United Kingdom - March 6, 2016: Warrington, UK - march 6, 2016: View of the NHS (National Health Service)  logo at the Springfields Medical Centre in the centre of Warrington, Cheshire.

Seven-day hospital policy does not diminish weekend mortality rates

The policy which requires up to £1.4 billion of NHS funding has been found to be ineffectual in decreasing weekend mortality rates, a new study has revealed

Image: Vita Student @ Flickr

Over 35,000 students did not vote in NUS delegate elections

Elected NUS delegates will represent the University of Manchester’s Students’ Union, the UK’s largest Students’ Union, at the upcoming NUS conferences

Enactus

Enactus to host social hackathon

Manchester Entrepreneurs have collaborated with Enactus, the University of Manchester’s Computer Science society, to host a one-day social hackathon event, sponsored by Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Photo: Emefa Setranah @ The Mancunion

11 PM booze ban proposed for the Ancoats area

The early curfew for licensed venues is an attempt to make the area more resident friendly

The University of Manchester Students Union (Image: Vita Student @ Flickr)

All Student Vote lacked face-to-face engagement

Described by the General Secretary as a chance “to reform and represent our students as best we can”, less than 500 students voted in the ‘All Student Vote’

PDPhoto.org @Wikimedia Commons

Trade an old coat for a free pint

The Town Hall Tavern is giving away free pints to customers who bring old coats and sleeping bags to the pub

Photo: abhinv @ Flickr

University team forges new research opportunities and development in India

The team of academics from the medical and various science departments provided support in the founding of a new medical school and committed to new joint research projects

Credit: Katrina M Grier

Wellbeing Week at the University of Manchester

Bouncy castles, free massages, and a visit from Manchester Dogs’ Home are all on the agenda for the University of Manchester’s Wellbeing Week

Image: The Mancunion

Exclusive: landlord blacklist group closes due to legal threat

Students were able to use the group to give landlords a one to five star rating and contained a ‘landlord blacklist’ with a list of those who received bad reviews

Photo: Tim Stubbings

Manchester academic wins award for climate change film

Dr Joanne Jordan of the university’s Global Development Institute was recognised for her work exploring effects of and responses to climate change in Bangladeshi slums

Photo: Mikey @ Flickr

Fallowfield Students Group launch landlord blacklist

Students can rate their landlord one to five star rating and there is a landlord blacklist with the name of landlords with reported frequent problems

All Student Vote (Image: UoM Students' Union)

Misleading options in exec officer ‘preferendum’

People have hinted that the vote may also reopen, but a decision has not yet been made