The new University of Manchester SU executive team has been praised for being the most diverse team in terms of BAME candisates in the country. However, there is a complete lack of representation for disabled and LGBTQ+ students, leaving some uneasy about the coming year
Ellie Martin sits down with Sexpression to discuss the need for LGBTQ+ specific sex education on campus.
Ellie Martin explains the issues faced by the trans community regarding the use of toilets and the work the UoM Trans Campaign is doing to combat this
Kate MacLachlan spoke to People and Planet about BP’s presence on three major university campuses and what they are doing to kick them out
The results of the most recent election has made ‘closet tories’ feel more confident in revealing their true identity on campus, Ellie Martin reveals
The UoM branch of nationwide charity CoppaFeel talk about their activities on campus, their fundraising but most importantly how to check yourself for changes to your chest
There over 35 charity, fundraising and campaigning societies at the University – what sort of change have they enacted this past decade?
Groups campaigning for UoM to divest in fossil fuels have decided to join forces in order to unify their efforts and increase the pressure on the university.
Kate MacLachlan talks to UoM’s Table Tennis Club about female representation and diversity in the sport
Ellie Martin discusses the need for inclusive cycle lanes with Harrie Larrington-Spencer, a PhD student heading up research into the problems disabled cyclists face in Manchester
Sebastian Cousins, a member of the Young Green Society, discusses the importance of local elections in the fight for climate action
Kate MacLachlan spoke to the DoE society about the changes in the award, and how focus on character building may be overtaking the physical aspects of the challenge
The Manchester Chinese Students and Scholars Association (CSSA) have instead been fundraising for medical supplies for affected areas
Manchester Young Labour’s Jawad Khan looks at what follows the general election for the party on campus
The four main political societies on campus debated issues affecting students in the run up to the general election
University students resort to extreme action after lack of engagement from the university