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Students to re-assert fossil fuel divestment demands

Students to re-assert fossil fuel divestment demands

Three student campaigning groups say “enough is enough”
‘Sleepout’ against homelessness to take place this March

‘Sleepout’ against homelessness to take place this March

Take action against homelessness and camp out with RAG Manchester
Shakira Martin faces allegations of bullying

Shakira Martin faces allegations of bullying

Shakira has allegedly described Campaigns Officer Deej Malik-Johnson as her enemy
Free Ahed Tamimi protest

Free Ahed Tamimi protest

BDS university group joined forces with several campaigns, including Palestine Action, to protest the arrest of Ahed Tamimi
Suffrage Centenary celebrations kick off

Suffrage Centenary celebrations kick off

The Centenary Launch Party and Wonder women — ways you can celebrate the ‘year of the woman’

Student strips down to swimwear for final week

University of Manchester student uses final week to fundraise for volunteering trip

Sex Education inadequate, say students

Students were asked about their sex education, contraception, and protection, with many suggesting sex education was too heteronormative and uninformative

The Faculty of Science and Engineering invite students to a special faculty forum meeting

The Faculty of Science and Engineering (FSE) is hosting a forum for students to discuss their views on the likely restructuring of the nine schools

Manchester’s Got Busker Talent

Survivors Manchester calls the city to nominate its best busker talent as part of global campaign 1BlueString

Manchester University accused of unprofessionalism and censorship

Majid Ahmed has been left scared for his future after being threatened with disciplinary action after taking his PhD tuition fee case public.

Fallowfield safety petition to be presented to Deputy Mayor

The creator of the petition is to meet the Deputy Mayor on Tuesday to present it

‘I champion the university… but they have treated me poorly’

Majid Ahmed tells the Mancunion about the stress caused by the University’s reluctance to admit a mistake in regards to his PhD tuition fees

Petition calls for a safer Fallowfield

Nearly 6000 have signed the petition calling upon Greater Manchester Police and Andy Burnham to make Fallowfield safer for students

Take part in RAG’s Raid for Action Against Hunger

“Get in fancy dress with us and make a difference by raising vital funds for an incredible cause!”

Some students find counselling service to be inadequate

Students report unprofessionalism and poor advice from the University of Manchester’s counselling service

Students protest censoring of Israel Apartheid Week event

Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions campaign will protest on Wednesday 4th October against the censoring of Holocaust survivor Marika Sherwood’s event ‘You’re doing to Palestinians what the Nazis did to me’

Faculty of Science and Engineering criticised over merger

Students and Exec team criticise the FSE for failing ‘to do their job’ in relation to the review and likely merger

Manchester joins ‘The Conversation’

The University of Manchester has joined many institutions around the world in becoming a member of news outlet ‘The Conversation’

University of Manchester to cut 171 jobs

The university cites ‘bold’ ambition as the reason for proposed cuts, however the University and College Union claim the cuts are due to Brexit

Debunking sex myths

To conclude Sex Week 2017, here is a list of myths about sex and the reality behind them