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The poster for the event which took place last Thursday

Diversity candidate fears ‘HateGate’ speaker’s career might be damaged

Diversity and Women’s Officer candidates debate in first hustings hosted by Student Media

The absent Diversity Officer Saad Wahid, has pulled out of the running for Gen Sec, making it a four-horse race.  Photo: Manchester Students' Union

Exec officer stranded in Pakistan after passport blunder

– Diversity Officer has been gone for 5 weeks
– Saad Wahid expected to return to campaign for
General Secretary


They’ll never stop the BOP

The dream lives on


As it happened: ManchesterSU Women’s & Diversity Officer hustings

Richard Crook and Sophie Donovan brings you the latest on the ManchesterSU Women’s Officer hustings

Photo: The University of Manchester

As it happened: Q&A with Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell

As it happened: A Q&A with the President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Manchester, Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell, and students

Last week's front page caused a stir in the national press.

Society in homophobia scandal shuts down after national outcry

– ‘Global Aspirations of Women’ disbands following outrage
– Police receive complaint over homophobic language
– Recording receives over 11,000 hits on YouTube

A cyclist makes his way down Oxford Road. Photo: Amy Hallett.

Student commute ‘an accident hotspot’ for cyclists

Oxford and Wilmslow Roads have the highest number of accidents per year involving cyclists in Manchester

Cast of Fresh Meat will take part in Treasure Hunt on University Campus

Fresh Meat Treasure Hunt across campus

Channel 4 cast members are set to take part in a Treasure Hunt across campus

A toilet, yesterday. Photo: Titanas @ flickr

Exec toilet bowl query kicks up a stink

Union exec team urged to act against renegade bathroom users

RAG Week raised over £1,500 with variety of events Photo: Jack Crawley

Jousting, romancing and sumo suits at RAG Week

Manchester Raise and Give Week fundraising success

Manchester University managed to score a “B” for their access to contraceptives. Photo: Dr Ed

Manchester University’s sex services given an ‘F’

Manchester University ranks 23rd out of the 24 Russell Group universities in new sexual health league table

St. Hugh's College, Oxford, at the centre of the "financial elitism" row. Photo: Michael Coleman @ flickr

Oxford University college sued for ‘elitism’

The Mancunion talks to the Salford student suing St. Hugh’s college for “only admitting those wealthy enough to partake in traditions”