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Senate will debate banning of Donald Trump

The University of Manchester Students' Union will debate whether Donald J. Trump should be blocked from entry to the Students’ Union building. The ...

The junior doctors's strikes are set to continue on Wednesday 10th February. Emergency backup will not be put into place for this strike. Photo: The Mancunion

Junior doctors to walk out again

An all-out junior doctors’ strike is set to take place on Wednesday 10th February. This strike follows the last one on the ...

Photo: Where is Giulio Regeni campaign

Academics demand justice after death of Italian student in Egypt

Almost 5,000 academics from across the world have signed an open letter protesting the death of an Italian student in Cairo. Last week, Giulio ...

Photo: Gage Skidmore @Flickr

Senate will debate banning of Donald Trump

Posted on Feb 11, 2016 1
The junior doctors's strikes are set to continue on Wednesday 10th February. Emergency backup will not be put into place for this strike. Photo: The Mancunion

Junior doctors to walk out again

Posted on Feb 9, 2016 2
Photo: Where is Giulio Regeni campaign

Academics demand justice after death of Italian student

Posted on Feb 9, 2016 3
Photo: Gage Skidmore @Flickr

Senate will debate banning of Donald Trump

The proposal will be debated at the next Senate meeting on February 18th

The junior doctors's strikes are set to continue on Wednesday 10th February. Emergency backup will not be put into place for this strikePhoto: The Mancunion

Junior doctors to walk out again

The junior doctors’ strikes will continue on Wednesday 10th February while negotiations between the BMA and the government have not come to a conclusion

Photo: Where is Giulio Regeni campaign

Academics demand justice after death of Italian student in Egypt

Thousands of academics from across the world, including some from the University of Manchester, have signed an open letter condemning the torture and death of an Italian Ph.D. student in Cairo, demanding a impartial investigation be allowed

Bridget Kendall (left) is the first female Master of Peterhouse since its establishment 732 years ago. Photo: russavia@Wikimedia Commons

First female Master appointed at Peterhouse college Cambridge

Bridget Kendall has given students of Peterhouse hope that the college will no longer be perceived as dominantly right-wing and “stuck in the past”

Photo: The Mancunion

Student charity shop ‘The Closet’ trashed at Pangaea

Last week, the sustainable student charity shop, ‘The Closet’, opened its doors to the students of Manchester but following Pangaea Festival

Photo: Twitter

Cambridge student found murdered in Cairo

Visiting scholar and Cambridge Ph.D. student Giulio Regeni was found murdered in Cairo

Photo: University of Manchester Students' Union

Preview: Earth Week

Earth Week comes to the Students’ Union for its third year, with a schedule of events to promote environmental awareness

The Stonewall group works towards challenging homophobia, transphobia and biphobia in the workplace. (Photo: Fae @Wikimedia Commons)

Manchester 53rd in top 100 LGBT*-friendly workplaces

Stonewall evaluates organisations across the country using submissions to the Workplace Equality Index

Jack Straw. Photo: chathamhouse @Flickr

“No prospect” of Freedom of Information exemption at universities, says Straw

The commission to review the Freedom of Information Act were not convinced that in order to “level the playing field,” universities deserved an exemption from the Act

Photo: Students for Europe

Students for Europe launches nationally and locally

The Students for Europe, a cross-party pro-EU group has been launched to galvanise students ahead of the European Referendum

The halls of residence where Human Biology and Infectious Diseases student Samantha MacDonald took her life: Eddie Coleman Court and John Lester Court, Salford, Greater Manchester. Photo: salford_ian @Flickr

Inquest records suicide at University of Salford over grades

A student at the University of Salford hid her depression and jumped to her death in her halls of residence after obtaining a 2:2 in her second year

Pearl Ahrens, 18, is one of the campaigners working towards achieving more affordable housing for students living in London. Photo: The Mancunion

UCL student strike action for rent cuts continues

Strikers are withholding more than a quarter of a million pounds in accommodation fees to pressure the university into cutting rents by 40 per cent