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.

Autism and the bass guitar: “A music lesson saved my life.”

For aspiring Leicestershire musician Oliver Major, the greatest lesson of his life did not happen in a classroom. It took place while walking circles around a school field talking music. His teacher was a fellow pupil called Miguel who he had only met an hour before.

“I'm just torn apart between two countries now” says international student caught in global coronavirus crisis

International students at De Montfort University are struggling to fly home to be with their families during the global coronavirus pandemic.

OPINION: Mass hysteria over coronavirus does more harm than good

OPINION COLUMN: What a year – 2020 began as a year of certainty in the UK over the fate of Brexit and curious uncertainty over the destiny of the country, but by mid-March the coronavirus situation worldwide has taken over the news and it is one none could have predicted.