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.

DMU guest talk reveals misrepresentation of women in UK glossy magazines

Dr Ivana Ebel and Dr Gabrielle Bittelbrun delivered a guest lecture at De Montfort University yesterday(FEB17), about the representation of women on the covers of UK glossy magazines.

DMU Valentine’s Day drag evening a success despite fire alarm scare

The De Montfort Students’ Union hosted a spectacular drag event on Friday (FEB14) which starred celebrity guests, such as Ru Paul’s very own Vinegar Strokes.

Leicester half marathon being run as part of a year-long fundraising mission

A 24-year-old will be running the Leicester half marathon on October 11 as part of his year of fundraising to raise money for Cancer Research UK and YoungMinds.

Leicestershire Police encourage students to sign up to Neighbourhood Link service

Leicestershire Police were at the DMU campus centre yesterday to encourage students to sign up to their Neighbourhood Link service, which aims to inform members of the public about issues facing their communities by keeping the focus of their efforts more local than they can on social media.