Tag: Student

Interview Time – Maxïmo Park

Indie, charismatic and Geordie. Well, we couldn’t be talking about anyone other than Maxïmo Park. Undoubtedly, Maxïmo are one of the pinnacle bands from the noughties indie-rock scene, and even the current indie-rock scene. Having created music since I was...

/ 22nd April 2017

Student Nightlife: A Guide

With most of a student’s time being taken up by studying (hopefully), it’s important to remember to take some time off and have some fun! Luckily, Leicester is easily one of the best places for the student lifestyle; being blessed...

/ 13th February 2017

Vociferous Voices: The Power of Being ‘The Other’

A home is a place. Home is friends and family. It is a reverie of the past. The feeling like you belong. But for the thousands of international students who travel to university each year, it becomes just that, a...

/ 18th January 2017

Raid Your Fridge This Winter!

The new university year marks a change for the group DMU Fridge Raiders as they change their branding. DMU Fridge Raiders is a group of students and staff members who aim to advise and educate students on healthy living on a budget whilst...

/ 10th November 2016

#LoveDMU Initiative: Launched thanks to DSU Lobbying and VC Investments

On Monday 3rd October, DMU’s Vice-Chancellor, Professor Dominic Shellard announced exciting and positive changes to the student experience as part of the #LoveDMU initiative. Standing in front of colleagues and students from the University, Professor Dominic Shellard started the event...

/ 3rd October 2016

DemonFM: ‘This One Time On My Gap Yah’ BBC Radio 1 Playlist

Yesterday, DemonFM had the privilege of hosting a segment on the BBC Radio 1 student playlist feature. As one of just 12 student radio stations across the UK to have won the chance, DemonFM members were excited to have the...

/ 19th July 2016

Four TV Shows with LGBT Characters You Might Not Have Heard Of

In the last few years, LGBT representation on TV has improved significantly. There are more gay storylines in British soaps, stateside Smithers from The Simpsons is now out and proud, and on Netflix, Laverne Cox and Ruby Rose have been...

/ 24th June 2016