Tag: university

American Football: One Decisive Touchdown

It was a calm Sunday morning as the spectators strolled onto the field with only the howls of wind greeting them. This would soon change as two groups of gladiators roared taking even the breeze by surprise as it suddenly...

/ 21st March 2017

Varsity: DMU Futsal battle it out against UoL

DMU succumbed to an 8-4 defeat in the Futsal at the Roger Bettle Sports’ Centre but still hold a 3-1 lead in the overall standings. Two quick goals for University of Leicester proved a step too far for DMU despite...

/ 20th March 2017

Women’s Volleyball Narrowly Miss Out

On Saturday morning the 18th of March, the volleyball varsity for the women’s took place between De Montfort University (DMU) and the University of Leicester (UoL) at Leicester arena. In the first set, it was already clear that the teams...

/ 20th March 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

INCOMING: The Alt. Sessions. Live Music in Leicester

The Alt. Sessions is a live music event that showcases the finest in Leicester talent, upcoming musicians and displays an eclectic selection of musical styles. The first show will feature four talented artists, all of whom will be performing a...

/ 21st October 2016

Burning Doors: Belarus free theatre at the Curve

An offer came up for the chance to go and watch Burning doors at The Curve Theatre, to which I responded, and later after work started to get ready to watch what I did not realise would be a whole...

/ 11th October 2016

The Struggles of a DJ

I love music. I love scratching and turntablism. Creation is a very organic process, and if people can see your ideas spill out right in front of them in some way, then it’s a truly special moment I think. For...

/ 4th October 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

What does Brexit mean for students?

In the wake of the EU referendum, we ask 'what does the affectionately termed Brexit mean for students?'

/ 30th September 2016