Cultural Exchanges Festival returning with a strong celeb line-up

  The celebs have been greenlit, the performances have been finalised and the spotlight is set. The annual De Montfort University Cultural Exchanges Festival will begin 27 February until 3 March and as ever the pressure looms over the third-year Arts and Festivals Management students responsible for its organisation. Director of Cultural Exchanges, Tony Graves, […]

Student organised festival challenges venue stereotypes

  Ever wondered what it would be like to have a burlesque dancer in your local coffee shop, or perhaps have old-fashioned storytellers filling your local snug with tales of woe or misadventure? Then 180 Fest could be the festival for you. Starting March 10 and finishing March 11 is the two-day festival that will […]

Students enhance their employment prospects by undertaking a placement year

By Simran Gill Do you fancy an employment opportunity whilst studying at University? DMU offer a range of courses, which propositions a placement year in the middle of your studies, for professional accreditation. This type of course is called a ‘sandwich’ course, which implies that there is a placement year in the middle of your […]

Leicester City player re-opens De Montfort’s Students’ Union

De Montfort University welcomed a Leicester City star to re-open its brand new student union last week.

Light at the end of the tunnel as campus transformation nears completion

Contractors working on the De Montfort University campus transformation predict that the long-running project will be finished in three weeks’ time.