Video: Student raises awareness of charity and encourages others to take part

A first-year Psychology student at De Montfort University volunteers for the charity ‘Guide Dogs’ and is encouraging others to take part in the amazing work the charity does.

Video: Students unhappy about planned strike action take a stand

Staff from 74 academic institutions across England and Wales are set to go on 14 days of strikes over equal pay and working conditions.

VIDEO: DMU placement teams provide advice to first year students

De Montfort University is hosting information talks for first year students interested in taking part in a placement year whilst at the University. 

Video: Students demand compensation in response to strike action

Following an announcement by the University and College Union (UCU) at the start of the month, students across the country are looking to claim tuition fee compensation after staff from 74 universities plan to go on strike over the next month.

Leicester Comedy Festival review: Tom Mayhew at Attenborough Arts Centre

Tom Mayhew was not what I expected.

A quick search online reveals no end of reviews written with a clenched fist, proclaiming the arrival of a new working-class-warrior of a comic, whose witty takedown of social injustice is to be the catalyst for a long-awaited shift in the paradigm of the arts. Or something.