All posts by Emily Frost

Ex-Deputy Editor of The Demon.

Following in the footsteps of some famous funnies

In a time where students are getting blamed for everything from economic recession to missing traffic cones and shopping trolleys at weekends (some accusations are more justified than others) there is one industry that stands by students. Comedy as an...

/ 28th January 2015

Make 2015 a stress free, positive and mindful year by attending “Midweek mindfulness “in the library

How many of us are looking forward to a fresh start and a new year of good fortune? I imagine that for some, hoping for a better year could be on the top of their wish list. What ever happened...

/ 17th January 2015

Love designing? Oxford University Press has just the competition for you

Many students will be able to recognise the familiar covers of Oxford University Press’s range of books entitled ‘A Very Short Introduction’, with most of us having used them in numerous essays throughout our time at university. They essentially do...

/ 1st December 2014

Determined to never say never again; until it never happens again

As I sit at my desk I can’t help but think about what it has taken for me to be here. This time last year I was very excited to be done with my master’s degree. Nothing had been so...

/ 26th November 2014

Why are we called De Montfort University?

Soon after results day people start asking ‘so what are you planning to do now?’ and my answer was ‘I’m going to De Montfort University’. It didn’t take me long before I realised that people didn’t know about DMU; soon...

/ 25th November 2014

Financial anxiety of students

  Oh yeah… I’m right there with you guys. It seems to me that money is well and truly at the heart of University life, the most anxious students being those that still have yet to receive their financial support....

/ 19th November 2014

Amie Chapman’s four point plan

Amongst the currents of information that we’ve found ourselves, it makes sense to struggle against them in search for a less choppy stretch of water. Perhaps your motivations in joining DMU differ from mine, but I think we’d agree we...

/ 15th November 2014

Mental? Yes I am.

Okay, so I may not be bathing myself in a puddle just yet, but like so many of you reading this, I suffer with various mental health issues on a day to day basis. The feeling of isolation because you...

/ 22nd October 2014