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Manchester University under pressure to divest from fossil fuels

Students’ Union Campaigns Officer described the University’s current action as “plain contemptuous” amidst pressure to divest from fossil fuels

Photo: 1BlueString, press release

Manchester’s Got Busker Talent

Survivors Manchester calls the city to nominate its best busker talent as part of global campaign 1BlueString

Image: Mari @ Flickr

Manchester to host postgraduate study fair

The postgraduate fair is open to all University students and graduates but is ideally placed for Manchester students given it is taking place in the city

Image: Indian Society of Manchester

The Indian Society hosts Diwali Mela 2017

ISOM hosted a Diwali Mela at the Manchester Academy, capturing the magic of the festival

Photo: Majid Ahmed @Facebook

Hundreds march in protest of Balfour celebrations

As hundreds march along Oxford Road in protest, the BDS campaign have described the Balfour 100 event as “a mockery of the suffering of Palestinian people”

Image: Billy Hicks @ Commons Wikimedia

Digital 16-25 railcard now available

Students can have their 16-26 Railcard on their mobile device, as well as the paper and plastic cards which can be bought online or at their local station

Photo: Jacklin Kwan @The Mancunion

Robots: the hopes and perils of the future

Featuring an interview with Professor Barry Lennox, and a look into ‘Tommorow’s World Live’

Photo: Manchester Labour Students / Twitter / The Mancunion

Manchester Labour Students introduce anti-Semitism training

SU Wellbeing Officer Saqib Mahmood welcomed the move and encouraged other societies to follow suit

KCL Conservative Association hold up 'This is a Safe Space' posters at the event

‘Safe Space Marshals’ police Jacob Rees-Mogg lecture

Students amused and frustrated at KCL’s deployment of ‘Safe Space Marshals’

Photo: Vita Students@flickr

University to avoid 140 compulsory redundancies

The Vice-Chancellor announced that staff were no longer “‘at risk’ of redundancy”

All Student Vote (Image: UoM Students' Union)

1.5 per cent turnout in All Student Vote on Exec Officer roles

Many students were unaware the vote was happening and were also confused by the options

Photo: Rosa Simonet

Fallowfield safety petition to be presented to Deputy Mayor

The creator of the petition is to meet the Deputy Mayor on Tuesday to present it