Cover stars revealed for De Montfort University’s magazine journalism prize

The winners have been announced for this year’s award for the best magazine cover designed by journalism students at De Montfort University, Leicester.

Five eye-catching covers made the shortlist for the annual prize, which rewards excellence by students on the third-year magazine journalism module at DMU.

And the winner was….

Making a splash: shortlist announced for student magazine award

The shortlist has been revealed for this year’s award for the best magazine cover designed by journalism students at De Montfort University, Leicester.

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. […]

Hunt Showdown review: Zombies, hellhounds and guts galore

By James Cannell Hunt Showdown creates an atmosphere that Pennywise himself would shy away from. From the terrifying enemies to the panicked encounters with other players, the only thing scarier than the gameplay is the waiting times. The game focuses on bounty hunters who hunt down monsters, kill them, banish them and then successfully escape. […]

Shock and deep sorrow at death of much-loved journalist and inspirational De Montfort University lecturer

Friends, colleagues and students have paid tribute to an ‘amazing, funny and kind journalism lecturer’ at DMU who has died at the age of 54 after a ten-month battle with brain cancer.