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Standing open in the Exec elections. Photo: University of Manchester Students' Union

Standing opens for the 2017 Exec elections

The University of Manchester Students' Union has launched the opportunity for students to stand in the officer elections. Students have until the 17th ...

KCL lecturer calls LGBT+ campaigners the ‘Gaystapo’

KCL lecturer calls LGBT+ campaigners the 'Gaystapo'

A lecturer in mental health at King's College London has reacted to the removal of a picture on campus of a former Archbishop of ...

Photo: Lydia Ransome

Inter-Faith event at Manchester Students' Union

  The University of Manchester Students' Union held an inter-faith event at the Students' Union on Wednesday 7th of December, bringing together people ...

Standing open in the Exec elections. Photo: University of Manchester Students' Union

Standing opens for the 2017 Exec elections

Posted on Jan 8, 2017 1
KCL lecturer calls LGBT+ campaigners the ‘Gaystapo’

KCL lecturer calls LGBT+ campaigners the 'Gaystapo'

Posted on Dec 23, 2016 2
Photo: Lydia Ransome

Inter-Faith event at Manchester Students' Union

Posted on Dec 13, 2016 3
Standing open in the Exec elections. Photo: University of Manchester Students' Union

Standing opens for the 2017 Exec elections

Standing in the University of Manchester’s Students’ Union Exec elections is now open to students until the 17th of February

Photo: KiloCharlieLima @ Wikimedia Commons

KCL lecturer calls LGBT+ campaigners the ‘Gaystapo’

A KCL lecturer has likened LGBT students to Nazis following a long campaign to remove a portrait of KCL alumnus Lord Carey of Clifton, following his comments opposing same-sex marriage and advocating conversion therapy

Photo: Lydia Ransome

Inter-Faith event at Manchester Students’ Union

An evening of dialogue at Manchester Students’ Union to celebrate and encourage integration between religious communities

Photo: Alicia Love

University of Manchester’s Students’ Union Senate Liveblog

Keep up to date with what’s happening at tonight’s Senate meeting

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Black students in NUS walkout over ‘institutional racism’

Protesting against the ‘institutional racism’ within the Union, NUS Black Students’ Officer Aadam Muuse led a walkout by people of colour at a major annual NUS meeting

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Review: NUS North West Regional Activists Network

Lily Sheehan’s report on the first ever NUS North West Regional Activists Network meeting

Photo: UoM Feminist Collective

UoM Feminist Collective puts on ground-breaking ‘BAME voices’ poetry night

UoM Feminist Collective hosted an event intended to empower through poetry readings centred around Black and Minority Ethnic voices

Photo: BDS Campaign - University of Manchester

Preview: Messages to Palestine event

Three university societies: the University of Manchester Action Palestine society, BDS Campaign society and the Recognise Refugee Rights society will be hosting a day of solidarity with Palestine in the Students’ Union

Photo: Daniel Novta @Flickr

City University students vote to ban the Sun, Mail and Express

The Students’ Union at City University, renowned as one of the top journalism schools, have passed a motion to ban newspapers in order to “oppose fascism”

Photo: Alicia Love

Students react to Donald Trump election triumph

Everyone has something to say on the shock victory, so we gathered the opinions of students around the country

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An eyewitness account from the union bar

On this eventful night, Chloe Hatton gauges reactions at the Students’ Union

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Fight breaks out in SU bar during US election overnight broadcast

A fight broke out during the overnight broadcast of the US Presidential elections in the University of Manchester’s Students’ Union bar, which saw Donald Trump elected President