For International Women’s Day, we profile inspirational Manchester female scientists, from past and present
The University of Manchester has joined many institutions around the world in becoming a member of news outlet ‘The Conversation’
The heads of thirty-five Oxford University colleges issue a letter warning of the huge impact on academia if thousands of EU staff leave UK universities
A new memorising technique has revealed that we may all have the capability to become a ‘genius’
Many films, TV shows and comics unfairly portray academics as detached and incompetent, and students as lazy and drunk
T. S. Eliot examines proof-reading companies: are they killing the skill of writing a good essay?
The Students’ Union’s boycott of the National Student Survey is causing issues for the campaign tactics of the ever-growing Post-Crash Economics Society
A recent study by the University of Houston shows that male academics are more likely to suffer from work-related anxiety, depression, and ‘Imposter Syndrome’ than their female counterparts
Recent studies have found that only 22% of professors are female. Does this mean that universities are inherently sexist?
Roma Havers previews Tiphaine Rivière’s Notes on a Thesis, as translated by Francesca Barrie
A report has shown that ‘workaholic’ working environments in academia are detrimental to the career paths of female academics
Books Editor Yasmin Mannan argues that attempts to fight radicalisation are a serious and dangerous threat to our academic liberties