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'Sleepout' against homelessness to take place this March

After being postponed in November 2017, Manchester Raise And Give (RAG) are finally able to stage their annual 'Sleepout'. Taking place at St ...

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Students to be compensated for water disruption

Students are to be compensated after having their water supplies disrupted for over a week at a privately-run University halls of residence. Initially, ...

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Students to re-assert fossil fuel divestment demands

A protest is taking place under the Whitworth Arch on Wednesday the 21st of February to demand divestment from fossil fuel companies ...

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'Sleepout' against homelessness to take place this March

Posted on Feb 20, 2018 1
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Students to be compensated for water disruption

Posted on Feb 16, 2018 2
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Students to re-assert fossil fuel divestment demands

Posted on Feb 20, 2018 3
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Petri dish humans: breakthroughs in lab grown human tissue

Research at the University of Manchester and the University of Edinburgh have made recent breakthroughs which may alter the way we treat kidney failure and female infertility

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‘Sleepout’ against homelessness to take place this March

Take action against homelessness and camp out with RAG Manchester

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Students to re-assert fossil fuel divestment demands

Three student campaigning groups say “enough is enough”

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Citizen science project aims to unpick ‘Secrets of Happiness’

University of Manchester clinical psychologist, Dr Sara Tai, has started a new collaborative project to unpick what happiness is

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Science around the world

Jacklin Kwan reports on key contributions to science from around the globe

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Manchester researchers find Twitter helps understanding of side-effects

Recent research of over 20 thousand tweets has shown that patients worry the most about less-serious effects of steroid medecines

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University refuses to compensate students for strikes

Student petitions for reimbursements have amounted to over 3,000 signatures

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Reclaim the Night comes back to Manchester

Hundreds of women will take to the streets to fight for feminism and against violence against women

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Fallowfield fights back

As students lose faith in the protective forces of the law, an event at University Place aims to reverse the tide of crime in Fallowfield and beyond

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Manchester University students fined £29k by library last year

Manchester Metropolitan University’s book fines’ income last year was £66,772, more than double Manchester University’s

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Students to be compensated for water disruption

Sanctuary Students have yet to say how much compensation students will receive for the disruption to their water supplies

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Free events offer students chance to learn about Christianity

A diverse range of fun events are taking place across the week which hope to help students engage with Jesus Christ and Christianity