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MMU Sports Science student lept to pole-vault gold in European Indoor Championships last week.  Photo: Emerson Utracik @flickr

MMU pole-vaulter leaps to gold at Euro Champs

Defending champion pipped by Britain’s first Euro gold medallist

As it happened: #ManchesterVotes hustings – Activities and Campaigns

It’s the penultimate night of hustings in the 2013 Manchester SU elections. Who will organise Pangaea next year? Who will front our Union’s campaigns? Candidates: let’s joust!

North Campus students called a meeting with the SU because they felt neglected. Photo: N Bojdo

SU looks at helping ‘neglected’ North Campus

The Students’ Union is looking at ways to make North Campus students feel less neglected

As it happened: #ManchesterVotes hustings – Wellbeing

We’re live from the University of Manchester Students’ Union for the third night of Election 2013 hustings

As it happened: #ManchesterVotes hustings – Education and Community Officers

A famous man once declared his priorities to be ‘Education, Education, Education.’ Tonight, eight candidates will look to follow his lead.

Reclaim the night

‘Reclaim the Night’ cost Union £7k

But the figures show “not even half of the picture”, says Tabz O’Brien-Butcher

One of the glass "fins" shattered on Thursday. Photo: Anthony Organ

More shattered glass at ‘Calamity Commons’

Building’s troubles continue as exterior glass “fin” shatters unexpectedly and the surrounding area is cordoned off

Delegate election "not based on experience, based on passion and skills". Photo: UMAS

UK’s biggest Model Arab League to convene

Twelve universities to send delegates

Prof Parker's suspension by MMU was protested worldwide. Photo: Ian Parker

‘I am not the only member of staff who has been under attack at MMU,’ says Parker

Internationally renowned Professor says ‘sorry’ to sudents in open letter after quitting MMU following ‘bullying and harassment’

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