Instagram is full of fitness related accounts, but how damaging is ‘fitspiration’? Emma Price looks at the wealth of misinformation spread by influencers, and the impact it has on both mental and physical health
A poll by The Mancunion revealed a startling lack of reporting of sexual assault
In a follow-up article on the female fitness industry, Emma Price exposes the detrimental impacts male fitness influencers can have on both physical and mental wellbeing
Victoria Evans explores the ‘Women Who Shaped Manchester’ exhibition at the John Rylands Library, and delves into the history of a city built on female resilience.
Oliver Storey sees raising awareness of mental health problems on social media is just the first step in tackling such a pervasive issue.
A recent proposal put forward by Higher Education Minister, Sam Gyimah seeks to enforce that universities inform parents if their children are facing a crisis with regards to mental health. He wants universities to work in loco parentis, paying closer attention to the wellbeing of their students.
Sophia Ashby spoke to three students behind Misogyny Is Hate to understand their involvement and the challenges they have faced
It’s the spookiest time of the year, but perhaps not in the way you would expect. Emma Price discusses the dangerous after-effects of Halloween.
Sophia Ashby spoke to Cara Thompson about hair politics, femininity and why only some afros are acceptable.
Victoria Evans speaks about Hanukkah, and the importance of remembering other cultural traditions during the Christmas period.
Victoria Evans speaks to Gaby Hartfield about ‘Once a Month’, a Student Action project fighting period poverty in a compassionate and practical way.
Amy Morris suggests the the University should start treating its students like adults with regards to internet regulations
SHAG is a website and platform aimed at creating a safe space for sexual expression. It merges art with important conversations, increasing awareness of sexual experiences – both good and bad.
Dating apps are becoming ever increasingly popular, and many are finding true love through their phones. But does this online world encourage a disingenuous approach to relationships?
The Student Union’s Advice Services share how to report a hate crime and where to find support for victims.
Eva Gerretsen visits Growing Together, a volunteer run allotment providing stability to refugees and asylum seekers. She explores the benefits of home-growing for both the environment and personal health.
Emma Price looks at the dark side of Instagram fitness motivators and asks where students should be looking for gym inspiration