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Students to re-assert fossil fuel divestment demands

A protest is taking place under the Whitworth Arch on Wednesday the 21st of February to demand divestment from fossil fuel companies ...

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University refuses to compensate students for strikes

In response to growing pressure from students, The University of Manchester has declined to revise its position in regards to refunding students for the ...

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Fallowfield fights back

Holly Ledger, a second-year Events Management student, is taking steps to combat crime in student areas such as Fallowfield and Withington. On Wednesday ...

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Students to re-assert fossil fuel divestment demands

Posted on Feb 20, 2018 1
Photo: Plashing Vole @ Flickr

University refuses to compensate students for strikes

Posted on Feb 19, 2018 2
Image: Holly Ledger

Fallowfield fights back

Posted on Feb 19, 2018 3
Photo: Elizabeth Rushton

Students to re-assert fossil fuel divestment demands

Three student campaigning groups say “enough is enough”

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University refuses to compensate students for strikes

Student petitions for reimbursements have amounted to over 3,000 signatures

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Fallowfield fights back

As students lose faith in the protective forces of the law, an event at University Place aims to reverse the tide of crime in Fallowfield and beyond

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Manchester University students fined £29k by library last year

Manchester Metropolitan University’s book fines’ income last year was £66,772, more than double Manchester University’s

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Students to be compensated for water disruption

Sanctuary Students have yet to say how much compensation students will receive for the disruption to their water supplies

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NUS presidential candidates announced

Shakira Martin seeks re-election despite bullying allegations, whilst her opponents offer stronger visions for internal reform

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Crackdown on ‘contract cheating’ launched by British universities

The University of Manchester has warned cases of academic malpractice will be treated seriously by the university

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Final year students asked to boycott NSS

It is the second year running that the SU have endorsed the boycott of the survey

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UCU strike sparks student outrage

Petitions and open letters have been sent to Manchester University demanding refunds for potential lost lectures

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Many students receive ‘paltry returns’ for their studies 

UoM spokesperson said “we have an enviable reputation of producing excellent graduates that are targeted by leading employers in the UK and worldwide”

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Students’ Union launch Brexit survey

The survey hopes to particularly capture students’ views on the single market

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Jacob Rees-Mogg’s UWE event disrupted

Chaos broke out after the event the MP was speaking at was disrupted by anti-fascist demonstrators