‘Lockdown has been tough – but my confidence and study skills have improved through lockdown restrictions’

DMU student Sahar Hussain tells Pythias Makonese that although she has struggled during lockdown, it has taught her many valuable lessons. Sahar Hussain, 21, is currently doing a Masters in Research Applied Health Studies at De Montfort University.  “I have been here for four years-the first three years were for my degree and now my one year […]

Hypocrisy and neglect: The government’s handling of student COVID-19 testing

Samuel Hornsby gives his opinion on the contradictions of university student coronavirus policy.

Diary of a house party: ‘10.45pm. There’s a man at the door. We definitely didn’t invite him. He has a Leicester City Council logo on his outfit. Ah. We’ve fudged up.’

By James Cannell House parties. We have all been there, whether it be invited to one, next door to one or hosting one. I usually find myself being the latter. However, for the first time in my partying career, I have found myself facing my toughest challenge yet: a noise complaint. Here’s how it happened. […]

DMUFC Weekly Blog (Nov 26): Players on target at darts fundraiser

DMUFC took a step up with their fundraising efforts this week with the DMUFC versus DMURFC charity darts match in support of Movember. 

DMUFC Weekly Blog: November Week three

Welcome back to the weekly DMUFC blog, where we have the week’s footballing round-up as well as an update on the club’s Movember fundraising efforts.