The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper


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Response to SU apology

A reaction to the SU’s apology over a previous Opinion article to Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell

The University of Manchester Photo: Johsua Poh@Flickr

Editorial: Silenced by the university

The university forced The Mancunion to pull an interview with Nancy Rothwell from our first print edition of term by threatening legal action

Students move into Weston Hall. Photo: Nick Bojdo

Manchester’s ‘outrageous’ inflation-busting accommodation costs

– Some halls see rent jump by 20% since 2009
– Lib Dem MP calls halls costs ‘outrageous’
– Dame Nancy admits she’d ‘have a hard time justifying’ increases

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Dame Nancy is Britain’s 15th most powerful woman

A quarter of the top twenty women on the BBC Woman’s Hour list taught or studied at the University of Manchester

Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell admits that Manchester University is below its target  this year for home students. Photo: Martin Klefas Stennett

Russell Group could see £80 million loss

Low numbers of undergraduates could cause universities to lose up to £80 million

The Vice Chancellor, Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell, in conversation with The Mancunion. Photo: Joe Sandler Clarke

UK government ‘under-spending on higher education’, says Dame Nancy

– Vice Chancellor criticises government over education spending
– States that academics don’t “have that strong a voice” on cuts