Category: The Students’ Union

Thoughts on the First Feedback Forum

13th of November, 2017. 14:00. Queens Building. Room 1.12.  Walking into the big lecture hall where the very first session of the newly installed student Feedback Forums was taking place I immediately noticed a variety of surprising things: One, a...

/ 23rd December 2017

Meet Amika George: the teenager campaigning to eradicate period poverty in the UK

A campaign is gaining support of celebrities, thousands of people online, and MP’s, challenging the Prime Minister to put an end to period poverty. The eighteen-year-old from North London who started it all speaks to Renuka Odedra. Discussions on the...

/ 15th December 2017

How to Survive a Student Media Conference

Student media conferences are popping up all over the UK. With the recent success of SRACon, which was hosted here at De Montfort University last month, more students than ever are involved in their respective student media groups. On May 6th...

/ 8th May 2017

DSU Deputy President Reinstated Following Investigation.

Augustus Mbanasor has been reinstated to his role as DP Education following his suspension from the De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU). A statement on the DSU website read: ‘De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU) has reinstated Augustus Mbanasor as Deputy President Education with...

/ 13th April 2017

DSU Deputy President Suspended Pending Investigation

Update: 13/04/2017 –  Augustus has since been reinstated as DP Education at the DSU, you can read more about that here We have received reports that the De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU) Deputy President Education Augustus Mbanasor has been asked to...

/ 22nd March 2017

DSU Election Results

The votes are in and the results show is now live right from the brand new campus centre. After a dramatic week of campaigning the candidates can now only sit back and await the results. This year has been a...

/ 17th March 2017

DSU Election Results 2017 – Live Show

We’re live on YouTube with the results of the De Montfort Students’ Union elections 2017. It’s time to find out who will be representing you in your students’ union. If you’ve missed any of our coverage this week, you can...

/ 17th March 2017

DSU Elections – Exit Poll Results

Voting is now closed in the DSU elections, after a week of campaigning candidates can now only wait for the results to come in. Over 5454 students voted in this years election and an early poll conducted by The Demon...

/ 17th March 2017

DSU Debates – DP Education and VP Media and Comms

Live Debate show for the currently ongoing 2017 DSU (De Montfort Students’ Union) Elections. In tonight’s show Jacob Graham and Ashton Matthews speak to the DP Education and VP Media and Communications Candidates and question them on their manifestos and...

/ 16th March 2017

DSU Debates – VP Welfare and Community & VP Student Activities

Live Debate show for the currently ongoing 2017 DSU (De Montfort Students’ Union) Elections. In tonight’s show Jacob Graham and Abi Gibson speak to the VP Student Activities and VP Welfare and Community Candidates and question them on their manifestos...

/ 15th March 2017