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

Over 35,000 students at the University of Manchester did not vote in the recently held National Union of Students (NUS) delegate elections. 1,617 ...

Photo: Linda Bartlett

Almost 500 animals killed a day by University of Manchester research

The University of Manchester has been found to kill more animals for scientific research than nearly all other universities in the country. Manchester's Faculty ...

Enactus

Enactus to host social hackathon

Enactus Manchester, a student action society, will have 11 hours (9am-8pm) to plan, design, and create models of eight social ideas which will ...

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Over 35,000 students did not vote in NUS

Posted on Nov 20, 2017 1
Photo: Linda Bartlett

Almost 500 animals killed a day by University

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Enactus

Enactus to host social hackathon

Posted on Nov 20, 2017 3
Image: Vita Student @ Flickr

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

Photo: Linda Bartlett

Almost 500 animals killed a day by University of Manchester research

The University admits to approving the use of 174,120 animals in 2016 as subjects of research

Enactus

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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University team forges new research opportunities and development in India

The team of academics from the medical and various science departments provided support in the founding of a new medical school and committed to new joint research projects

Credit: Katrina M Grier

Wellbeing Week at the University of Manchester

Bouncy castles, free massages, and a visit from Manchester Dogs’ Home are all on the agenda for the University of Manchester’s Wellbeing Week

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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

Photo: Tim Stubbings

Manchester academic wins award for climate change film

Dr Joanne Jordan of the university’s Global Development Institute was recognised for her work exploring effects of and responses to climate change in Bangladeshi slums

Photo: UMSU

Senate roundup: Academy venue to honour Malcolm X

The second Student Union Senate of the Council Chambers was delivered last Thursday

Living Wage (Image: Furqan Naeem )

Students’ Union unveils living wage plaque

All Students’ Union employees earn at least the “real living wage” of £8.75

Photo: Manchester Media Group

MMG Live: Check Your Exec

Join us on the 23rd of November for a panel discussion with the Students’ Union Executive

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Manchester to take part at the Free Education Demo

Frustrated students can take to the streets at the National Free Education Demo