Tag: DMU

De Montfort student is suspended

UPDATE: Monday 19th March (17:36) De Montfort University released a second statement on Twitter regarding both cases involving Elizabeth Sawyerr. It can be read in full below. Monday 19 March: A statement from De Montfort University pic.twitter.com/rKOoRRIVvv — De Montfort...

/ 15th March 2018

The bigger picture behind the dancer on the ‘Dare to be Fearless’ advert

By Panhchaka KH  Most of you may have seen the dancer who appeared on DMU’s TV advert in 2016-17: ‘Dare to be fearless’. His name is Wes Bingwa, a third-year dance student performing his dance routine on the Campus Centre roof at dawn in the advert.  Of course, this was...

/ 13th March 2018

De Montfort student claims coursemates used racial slurs against her

De Montfort University (DMU) student, Elizabeth Sawyerr was allegedly verbally abused by fellow coursemates, who used the n-word against her on a night out last Monday evening. Elizabeth, a performing arts student has alleged that after being invited on a night out on Monday...

/ 13th February 2018

The SULETS Demon Media Awards 2017

The biggest night of the year for Demon Media, De Montfort University's award-winning student media group. Find out who won here.

/ 4th June 2017

CLOSED: Demon Media Volunteer Management Applications

The first round of upper management job recruitment is closing soon. You've got until the 1st June at 23:59PM to apply for any of the volunteer management officer roles available.

/ 30th May 2017

Stormzy – Leicester’s O2 Academy

One of the biggest faces of grime tore up the stage, throwing Gang Signs and Prayers around like they were going out of fashion, and us? Well, we all f*cking loved it. Coming onto the UK’s hottest current music scene...

/ 12th April 2017

DMU Library Hacks (Take Snacks)

Fun Fact: “Kimberlin library was named after Mr A.H.W. Kimberlin who, as Chairman of the Board of Governors, and in other roles, made a major contribution to the development of the colleges and polytechnic that later became De Montfort University.” ...

/ 29th March 2017

Demon Theatre Presents: Oliver!

On 25th March, Demon Theatre society will be performing a fantastic rendition of Oliver! at the Sue Townsend Theatre, Leicester. Tickets are available at https://www.demontfortsu.com/soc/DemonTheatre/ if you follow the link and click ‘Events’ and select either the Matinee or the...

/ 25th March 2017

Varsity – Ultimate Frisbee lose out to UoL in varsity defeat

On Wednesday, the varsity for Ultimate took place. This is a sport which is commonly referred to as Ultimate Frisbee. It is a non-contact sport and a point is scored when the disc is passed to a teammate in the...

/ 22nd March 2017

DMU Football 1sts Battle to No Avail

DMU’s football firsts were unable to replicate last year’s heroics on a bitterly cold and wet night at Beaumont Park last night. Early UoL pressure set the tone of the game, which soon became a battle for control of the...

/ 21st March 2017