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UoM alumna gets certificate 80 years after graduation

Centenarian receives her University of Manchester graduation certificate on her birthday

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Open Mind Manchester launch peer mentor scheme

The student society has set up a new scheme that aims to provide a supplementary support system to those already in place at the University

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Preview: Street Drugs in the Northern Powerhouse

The University of Manchester is to hold a symposium to discuss current recreational drug policies

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University of Manchester not ruling out exam disruption

The official strike timetable for the new wave of industrial action is set to be announced on the week commencing Monday the 19th of March

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£6.8 million awarded to Manchester health consortium

The new funding could allow upscaling of personalised medicine and development of new cancer therapies

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University of Manchester lecturers reject pensions deal

The university have so far declined to comment on the decision

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‘Not a Bystander’: Gender violence panel sheds light on sexual abuse

Organised by the Manchester Global Health Society Ambassadors, the event aimed to raise awareness for physical and gender-based violence

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Student to bring global anti-poverty campaign to Manchester

The student hopes to engage the local community in the fight against poverty

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Sex Week comes to the University of Manchester

“Let’s talk about sex, baby” is the plan for Sex Week Officers, Letita Buda and Sarah Ann Walber

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University strike sees a week of u-turns

An eventful third week of industrial action saw twitter disputes, student refunds, and breaks with UUK policy

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Thousands sign petition for barriers along Manchester canals

A body of a man believed to be a University of Manchester student was found in Rochdale Canal, sparking heartfelt tributes and an online campaign

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Universities threaten to cut pay of striking staff

UCU have warned that threatening big pay reductions could prolong strike action