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Revealed: Students’ poo-nion

Outgoing General Secretary says the smell “does keep us on our toes, as you never know where the smell is going to strike next”

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Preview: Street Drugs in the Northern Powerhouse

The University of Manchester is to hold a symposium to discuss current recreational drug policies

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University of Manchester lecturers reject pensions deal

The university have so far declined to comment on the decision

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‘Not a Bystander’: Gender violence panel sheds light on sexual abuse

Organised by the Manchester Global Health Society Ambassadors, the event aimed to raise awareness for physical and gender-based violence

Women in Media Conference by Cliona Linehan

Women in Media Conference hugely sucessful

The Women in Media conference marked 100 years since some women got the vote

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Hundred women to run shoulder-to-shoulder in Great Manchester Run

The event will celebrate one hundred years since some women got the vote and will raise awareness about social injustices faced by women everyday

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Thousands sign petition for barriers along Manchester canals

A body of a man believed to be a University of Manchester student was found in Rochdale Canal, sparking heartfelt tributes and an online campaign

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Universities threaten to cut pay of striking staff

UCU have warned that threatening big pay reductions could prolong strike action

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Storm Emma disrupts University teaching

Gusts of 77mph were recorded in Manchester on Thursday the 1st of March, with the snow showers and icy conditions affecting University teaching

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Council to take action over affordable housing crisis

The council is launching “innovative housing schemes” to combat a trend of expensive building developments pricing out Mancunian residents from the city centre

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Students’ Union Exec elections open for 2018/19

Students have until 5PM on the 8th of March to vote for their preferred candidates

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Disadvantaged students three times more likely to live at home

New report shows that just one in ten students attend a university over 150 miles from home