Leah Marlow compares the differing actions of Buckinghamshire University and the University of Manchester in response to the NUS report revealing the prevalence of recreational use of drugs at Universities
Cachella Smith feels that the use of advertising, league tables and statistics by universities today negatively affects our understanding of what higher education is really about.
Because the Student’s Union forgot about us
Nor are they “bastions of academic integrity”. The way we think about universities is outdated
Freedom of speech is under threat on university campuses, as students we should be defending it
Why George Osborne’s seven jobs are a disgrace to Manchester
How will students receive the ex-Chancellor of the Exchequer’s appointment?
Ex-Co Chair of Manchester Labour Students, Ally Routledge, details the scenery of her journey through student politics
We must be more accurate with our definitions of the threats that women face if we are to tackle misogynistic behaviour in public and in private
President of the Manchester Debating Union Jacklin Kwan on the question of free speech and safe spaces on campuses, arguing that their goals are the same and it’s just the semantics that sparks conflict
Sophie Marriott Writes: A contradictory attitude surrounding the tradition of freshers week exacerbates the potential for it to become a stressful and difficult time for new students.
They represent a 40,000-strong student body, yet many struggle to recall their names or what they do
Lawrence Rosenberg, Associate Director of the Pinsker Centre and the former President of Manchester University JSoc, argues that people shouldn’t protest the celebration of an attempt to end Jewish persecution
Stand against cruel and unnecessary staff redundancies
Student volunteering expeditions will be furiously promoted at our university this week, but it’s our responsibility to ignore them
Dalal Abbasi, a Muslim mother who studied at the University of Manchester and lived in the city for six years reflects on the Manchester attacks
Elliott Mills illustrates how continued low voter turnout in Student Union elections is widening the gap between students and those representing them