Following the 30th anniversary of the World Wide Web, Sophie Marriott looks at how it has been used and abused, and what the legacy of its creator, Tim Berners-Lee is.
Becca Knight examines the role of social media in university life and how dependant on it we have become. But what are the negative effects if we use it excessively? Should we switch off in order to enjoy reality?
Nimo Omer looks at the success of the ‘Our Future Our Choice’ who were behind the blue bus on campus last week. Although the establishment seem baffled by their success amongst young people they have reinvigorated Brexit.
Kate Fawcett explores the modern dating phenomenon of ghosting, and its harmful impact on self-esteem
In a new revelation, it has been found that cases of antisemitic abuse almost tripled between 2015 and 2017
Megan Ritchie writes about how social media filters and edits the University experience so that a damaging glorified image of student life prevails online
Sophia Ashby spoke to three students behind Misogyny Is Hate to understand their involvement and the challenges they have faced
Research by BBC Radio 4 has identified a loneliness epidemic among young people
Cachella Smith argues that the discussion surrounding mental illness on social media and the internet frequently normalises depression and undermines its seriousness and its medical treatment.
Brian Corso’s directorial debut Public Figure is a visually stylish and extremely nuanced look at the public’s growing obsession with social media
Despite being one of the UK’s booming fashion capitals, Manchester doesn’t host its own international fashion week. FOMO? Here are some tips to get involved.
The social media world can be a minefield of fakery and misconception – The Mancunion looks at the best wholesome accounts online
It is no mystery that social media has shaped the way we interact. However, new studies have found that online platforms are contributing to relationships becoming increasingly superficial
Netflix’s recent documentary on FYRE: The Greatest Party That Never Happened, directed by Chris Smith, sheds light on this disaster.
The University of Manchester is through to the quarter-final of the BBC’s University Challenge after defeating Hertford College Oxford in the final 16
The Facebook favourite could face closure, having incurred debts of over £6 million
New research provides a new perspective on the effect of social media usage on mental health