Tag: DMU

Black History Month – The Windrush Scandal

So, it’s black history month again and amidst all the Brexit tensions I thought it would be best to write what black history month means to me and what, in the recent months, has interested me about this country’s attitudes...

/ 26th October 2018

“Women have never had it so good?”

Watching This Morning a few weeks back, Anne Widdecombe suggested: “women have never had it so good”. Her various arguments included that the achievements of women are being trivialised by a continuous “whining” and that we should instead bask in...

/ 23rd October 2018

Earn While You Learn

Here at Leicester Media Productions we are an offshoot of Leicester Media School (LMS). LMP is an organization with the aim to help build and create sustainable and beneficial work experience while students study at De Montfort University. We are...

/ 7th October 2018

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