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University runners light up the Etihad stadium at Run in the Dark

The University of Manchester running society Run Wild took part in Manchester’s Run in the Dark in aid of the Mark Pollock ...

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The LGBTQ+ society gives students free HIV tests in the SU

Student societies in the University of Manchester recently commemorated World AIDS Day on Friday, the 1st of December, a day to not ...

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Student launches petition for halls to house homeless

A Manchester University student has launched a petition for vacant spare rooms in University halls to be opened "for the homeless or vulnerably ...

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University runners light up the Etihad stadium at

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The LGBTQ+ society gives students free HIV tests

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Image: Mikey @ Flickr

Student launches petition for halls to house homeless

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Photo: Run Wild

University runners light up the Etihad stadium at Run in the Dark

Runners from University of Manchester running society Run Wild have tremendous success at national event Run in the Dark

Photo: Facebook @ UoMLGBTQSociety

The LGBTQ+ society gives students free HIV tests in the SU

The Mancunion talks to the university’s LGBTQ+ society about World AIDS Day and the importance of knowing your status

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Student launches petition for halls to house homeless

Creator encourages students to sign the petition “because it’s the right thing to do”

Alex Tayler (Image: University of Manchester Students' Union)

Students’ Union General Secretary defends manifesto

Alex Tayler was elected on a manifesto promising cheaper food, an increased bursary fund for masters students and an affordable ‘Stagecoach-First’ bus pass

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‘NUS failed us’ at National Education Demo

“There are certain people within the NUS who are ideologically opposed to free and liberated education” claims NEC Parents and Carers representative

University of Manchester Vice-Chancellor (Image: EuroScience Open Forum @ Flickr)

Manchester University students defend Vice-Chancellor’s pay

Amidst ongoing debates over the pay of University leaders, students have defended Nancy Rothwell’s pay packet

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January 2018 Pangaea has been cancelled

Pangaea will not run in January – but do students care?

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Students’ Union General Secretary to go “on tour”

The event follows the ‘All Student Vote’ which 1.3 per cent of students voted in due to lack of “face-to-face engagement”, according to SU General Secretary

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Over 35,000 students did not vote in NUS delegate elections

Elected NUS delegates will represent the University of Manchester’s Students’ Union, the UK’s largest Students’ Union, at the upcoming NUS conferences

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Enactus to host social hackathon

Manchester Entrepreneurs have collaborated with Enactus, the University of Manchester’s Computer Science society, to host a one-day social hackathon event, sponsored by Enterprise Rent-A-Car

The University of Manchester Students Union (Image: Vita Student @ Flickr)

All Student Vote lacked face-to-face engagement

Described by the General Secretary as a chance “to reform and represent our students as best we can”, less than 500 students voted in the ‘All Student Vote’

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Exclusive: landlord blacklist group closes due to legal threat

Students were able to use the group to give landlords a one to five star rating and contained a ‘landlord blacklist’ with a list of those who received bad reviews