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2,500 attend Reclaim the Night

2,500 students took to the streets of Manchester on Thursday 23rd of February to ‘Reclaim the Night’, protesting the prevalence of violence against ...

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Former UoM student Milo Yiannopoulos resigns from Breitbart News

On the 21st of February, former University of Manchester student Milo Yiannopoulos resigned from his position as Head of Technology News at ...

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Disadvantaged teens four times less likely to apply to university

Official figures reported in The Independent have shown that teenagers from the most disadvantaged areas of the UK are four times less ...

Photo: Elise Gallagher

2,500 attend Reclaim the Night

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Former UoM student Milo Yiannopoulos resigns from Breitbart

Posted on Feb 24, 2017 2
Photo: tompagenet @Flickr

Disadvantaged teens four times less likely to apply

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Photo: Elise Gallagher

2,500 attend Reclaim the Night

We spoke with some of the 2,500 students and Manchester residents who took to the streets to protest sexual violence, harassment and victim blaming, to ask why they believed it was so important

Photo: leweb3 @Flickr

Former UoM student Milo Yiannopoulos resigns from Breitbart News

Milo Yiannopoulos resigns from his Breitbart Tech position following his highly controversial comments about relationships between young boys and older men

Photo: tompagenet @Flickr

Disadvantaged teens four times less likely to apply to university

Teenagers from socially disadvantaged backgrounds and poorer areas are significantly less likely to win a place at university, or even apply, compared to their advantaged peers

Photo: Junaid Ali Bokhari

Exec elections: Low candidate turnout

48 students have put themselves forward in this year’s Exec elections, significantly lower than the 105 that stood last year

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Danny Boyle to help set up MMU’s brand new media school

MMU are set to launch the International Screen School Manchester, with the help of local visionary Danny Boyle

Jeremy Corbyn may be considering two Manchester MPs as his successor. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Labour tests two Manchester MPs as Corbyn successors

Two Greater Manchester MPs are possibly being considered as the next leader of the Labour Party, polling in Manchester suggests

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Lecturers divided on the NSS boycott

The NSS boycott has brought conflicting statements across departments at the University of Manchester

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Roof collapses at Manchester’s Factory nightclub

Saturday night revellers experienced one of their more interesting nights out when Factory’s first floor ceiling collapsed

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Manchester’s Antarctic meteorite hunters

Manchester researchers set for 2020 Antarctica meteorite hunting expedition

A house fire in Manchester has killed the parents of four children (Photo: Adam Belles on Flickr)

Two dead in Withington house fire

A Withington house fire has left two dead and has sparked a police investigation

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Post-Crash founders make waves in academic sphere

The Econocracy by Joe Earle, Cahal Moran, and Zach Ward-Perkins, sets its sights on the flawed school of thought that dominates economics

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Second Oscar nomination for Orlando von Einsiedel

The former University of Manchester Anthropology student has been nominated for the second time in two years