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Managing stress during the exam period

Wed 14 Apr 2021

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Are You Okay? Our findings and response

Fri 09 Apr 2021

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The University's responses to your concerns about the Safety Net Policy

Wed 14 Apr 2021

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Accommodation tips from students and our Advice and Wellbeing Team | Sponsored by Sulets

Mon 29 Mar 2021

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How to revise WELL

Wed 31 Mar 2021

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How to revise WELLREAD MORE

 
Academic Offences Easy Read

Wed 31 Mar 2021

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Academic Offences Easy ReadREAD MORE

 
Student Group Development Fund 2020/21

Wed 31 Mar 2021

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Student Group Development Fund 2020/21READ MORE

 
DSU Lets Move

Mon 22 Mar 2021

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DSU Lets MoveREAD MORE

 
A tribute to Adam Redfern

Wed 10 Mar 2021

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Managing stress during the exam period

Managing stress during the exam period

 
The University's responses to your concerns about the Safety Net Policy
University response to safety net policy

The University's responses to your concerns about the Safety Net Policy

 
Are You Okay? Our findings and response
Are You Okay graphic

Are You Okay? Our findings and response

 
WATCH: Zones are here! But what are they?....

Find out more about De Montfort Students' Union's brand new Zones!

 
How to revise WELL
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How to revise WELL

 
It’s your voice, don’t lose it. Make a difference, register to vote.

A snap General Election is taking place on December 12 but you need to register to vote to use your voice.

 
Academic Offences Easy Read
Academic offences: easy read graphic

Academic Offences Easy Read

 
WATCH: We Are De Montfort Students' Union

We Are De Montfort Students' Union. We Are DSU.

 
Student Group Development Fund 2020/21
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Student Group Development Fund 2020/21

 
RESULTS: Your Mature Students’ Representative is…

Your Mature Students' Representative is Harsh Shah following a by-election.

 
Accommodation tips from students and our Advice and Wellbeing Team | Sponsored by Sulets
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Accommodation tips from students and our Advice and Wellbeing Team | Sponsored by Sulets

 
Nominations are OPEN for our new Zone Elections!

Nominations for our Zone Elections are now OPEN!

 
DSU Lets Move
Two men walking on a road, one with a bicycle

DSU Lets Move

 
Get the balance right with our first Part-Time Job Fair

De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU) are introducing Part-Time Job Fairs to empower students to know their rights as part-time employees.

 
What it's like being a student volunteer

What it's like being a student volunteer

 
Our bodies change, and so do we
Hand on back

Our bodies change, and so do we

 
Ready, Steady, Raise!

RAG 19/20 is about to begin but we need your help to chose which charities we're going to be fundraising for.
We looking for dedicated people to join our committee to help us host fundraising events.

 
A tribute to Adam Redfern
Adam Redfern presenting at a podium

A tribute to Adam Redfern

 
Join us for Black History Season!

This year we've got loads on for Black History Month!

 
Tips and tricks for a positive life kick
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Tips and tricks for a positive life kick

 
Are You Okay?

Are You Okay? Your space. Your voice. We are listening.

 
VOTE TODAY: Voting is open for your Mature Students’ Representative

You can now vote in person for your Mature Students' Representative.

 
Emilia Mellow : Girl Guiding UK, Craft & Guide Dog Societies

Meet Emilia a former DMU Student who graduated in 2015 having studied Criminology and Criminal Justice, Emilia was also an active volunteer with a number of organisations and societies whilst studying. In this case study Emilia talks to us about her volunteering whilst at DMU and also how she feels volunteering helped her get into employment following graduating.

 
Top 10 wellbeing tips in a virtual world
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Top 10 wellbeing tips in a virtual world

 
Join DSU for sustainable activism in Amsterdam

Looking for a city break? Join us on our upcoming trip!

 
Previous Volunteering Case Studies

Find out what our Student Volunteers have done in previous years, read about Sophie's Volunteering with The National Autistic Society and why she decided to get involved in Volunteering. You can also read all about why Mohsin, Pippa, Ahmad, Lucinda and Sam decided to Volunteer and what they got out of volunteering.

 
An Update from Joanna | 04/02/2021
An Update from Joanna | 04/02/2021

An Update from Joanna | 04/02/2021

 
Be the next voice for mature students at DMU!

You can now run to be our Mature Students' Representative and be a student leader!

 
The importance of self-positivity to Ben
The importance of self-positivity to Ben

The importance of self-positivity to Ben

 
Nominations for Student Group By-Elections are...OPEN!

Has your student group got a full committee? If not, why not nominate yourself in our student group elections today!

 
A happy Pride History Month from DSU
A happy Pride History Month from DSU

A happy Pride History Month from DSU

 
Building bridges in Brussels

De Montfort Students' Union took 100 students to the European city of Brussels.

 
DSU Officer Success Stories | Caitlin Bloom
DSU Officer Success Stories | Caitlin Bloom

DSU Officer Success Stories | Caitlin Bloom

 
Freshers 2019 is coming...and its set to be the best yet!

Not long to go until the biggest week of the year - Freshers 2019 is coming!

 
Student Volunteering Week 2021
Student Volunteering Week 2021

Student Volunteering Week 2021

 
DSU Officer Success Stories | Derrick Mensah
Derrick Mensah: Vice President Student Activities Success Story | DSU Elections

DSU Officer Success Stories | Derrick Mensah

 
Yungen, Joel Corry and Its Danny T to headline biggest events at Freshers 2019

Yungen, plus Joel Corry and Its Danny T will be headlining Freshers!

 
Join us for a virtual Light the Night
Join us for Light the Night on February 3 2021

Join us for a virtual Light the Night

 
Students celebrate end of academic year at DSU Celebrates

Students celebrated the end of the academic year at DSU's unforgettable new event, DSU Celebrates: A Night at the Casino.

 
Our top tips to writing your manifesto
Our top tips and tricks for writing your manifesto

Our top tips to writing your manifesto

 
RESULTS: DSU’s new Officer Team for 2019/20 have been confirmed

De Montfort University (DMU) have voted for De Montfort Students' Union (DSU)'s next Officer Team including an all female Executive Team.

 
An Update from Laura | 26/01/2021
An update from Laura

An Update from Laura | 26/01/2021

 
DSU Officer Success Stories | Amie Blockley
Amy Blockley Deputy President Education Success Story: DSU Elections

DSU Officer Success Stories | Amie Blockley

 
DSU Officer Success Stories | Mollie Footitt
Mollie Footitt: Deputy President Education 2017-2019 Success Story

DSU Officer Success Stories | Mollie Footitt

 
STUDENT WIN: Graduate Support Fund doubled thanks to DMU student

DMU student Lydia Turner has lobbied alongside DSU to increase the Graduate Support Fund and freeze fees.

 
WATCH: What an Officer/Exec does - Derrick Mensah

Derrick Mensah, VP of Activities at De Montfort Students' Union (DSU) tells us more about what he does as an Officer and what our soon to be Executives will also be doing.

 
DSU Officer Success Stories | Tom Williams
DSU Officer Success Stories | Tom Williams

DSU Officer Success Stories | Tom Williams

 
Shape your SU with this survey and possibly win £100!

Here at De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU), we’re giving you the chance to share your opinions and shape the future of your SU.

 
Meet your new Post-Graduate Students' Representative!
Meet your new Post-Graduate Students' Representative: Sacha Christopher!

Meet your new Post-Graduate Students' Representative!

 
WATCH: What an Officer/Exec does - Mollie Footitt

Mollie Footitt, DP of Education, tells all about what being an Officer involves and what future De Montfort Students' Union Executives will be doing.

 
Nominations are now OPEN | Don't get stuck on mute
Nominations are now OPEN | Don't get stuck on mute

Nominations are now OPEN | Don't get stuck on mute

 
Celebrate the end of the academic year with DSU Celebrates!

It's time to celebrate the end of the academic year! Join us for 'DSU Celebrates: A Night at the Casino' in the Campus Centre for a night to remember.

 
Stay Connected | An update from Ben
An update from Ben | Stay Connected

Stay Connected | An update from Ben

 
Vote now in our Course Rep Elections!

Vote now for who you want to represent you and your fellow course mates.

 
An open letter to landlords | January 2021

An open letter to landlords including email template | January 2021

 
Voting for the Student Group Elections is...OPEN!

Vote today for your society or sports group committee members!

 
An Update from Aisha
An Update from Aisha web banner

An Update from Aisha

 
Have you got what is takes? Nominations for Student Group Elections are OPEN!

Our student leaders are key to everything that DSU does, and they're all current DMU students.

 
Comrades in Diaspora
Comrades in diaspora cover photo

Comrades in Diaspora

 
Nominations for our Course Reps are now...OPEN

Our student leaders are key to everything that DSU does, and they're all current DMU students.

 
International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers

International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers

 
Are you worried about someone's behaviour towards you? | #YouAreNotAlone
Are you worried about someone's behaviour towards you?

Are you worried about someone's behaviour towards you? | #YouAreNotAlone

 
DSU Officer Team: A role break down
An Officer role breakdown

DSU Officer Team: A role break down

 
Romani. Not Gypsy.

Romani. Not Gypsy.

 
Celebrate all abilities with DisABILITY

DSU has partnered with DMU Disability, Advice and Support (DAS) to represent disability in a new light and create a more inclusive environment with DisABILITY.

 
Just Keep Swimming | Joanna's Update
An Update from Joanna: Just Keep Swimming

Just Keep Swimming | Joanna's Update

 
Catch up on Education Council!

Catch up on everything that happened at our first Education Council of the year!

 
A statement from your Executive Officer Team
Statement from the Executive Officer Team: Campaign to change the name of De Montfort University. Cl

A statement from your Executive Officer Team: Campaign to change the name of De Montfort University

 
Join us for Open Prayer in support of New Zealand

Join us for Open Prayer for New Zealand.

 
World AIDS Day 2020

World AIDS Day 2020

 
What we've done to make sure you're okay | #AreYouOkay Dec 2020

What we've done to make sure you're okay | #AreYouOkay Dec 2020

 
Voting for our 2019 Elections is now…OPEN!

Voting is officially OPEN for the De Montfort Students' Union (DSU) 2019 Elections!

 
Have you tried our new Accessibility Tool?

Have you tried our new Accessibility Tool?

 
Transgender Day of Remembrance 2020

Transgender Day of Remembrance 2020

 
Shop Small for the Holidays

Shop Small for the Holidays

 
Happy Diwali from DSU

Happy Diwali from DSU

 
An Update From Diya! | 13/11/2020

An Update From Diya! | 13/11/2020

 
Looking back at Langar On Campus
News story on 'Looking back at langar on campus'

Looking back at Langar On Campus

 
Give It A Go
Look back on Give It a Go week and get involved!

Give It A Go

 
Student Spotlight: DMU Karting secures sponsorship
Student Spotlight, DMU Karting Secure Sponsorship. Click here to read the full story.

Student Spotlight: DMU Karting secures sponsorship

 
Virtual Mandala Drop In
Virtual Mandala Drop In. Every Wednesday 1pm-2pm. Book an appointment by ringing 0116 255 5576. Find

Are you in an unhealthy relationship?

 
Black History Month Season - Our Pledge
Black Lives Matter: Our Pledge To You. Click here to find out more about how we are pledging to impr

Black History Month Season - Our Pledge

 
Student Spotlight: DMU Golf captain awarded scholarship
Student Spotlight, DMU Golf Captain awarded scholarship. Click here to read the full news story.

Student Spotlight: DMU Golf captain awarded scholarship

 
Time travel back to Freshers' Week 2020!
Time travel back to Freshers' Week 2020 and look back at our favourite moments here.

Time travel back to Freshers' Week 2020!

 
The One with the Graduation in a Pandemic

The One with the Graduation in a Pandemic

 
Celebrate Leicester Pride with us!

Celebrate Leicester Pride with us!

 
You told us your opinions about online learning and here’s what we found…

You told us your opinions about online learning and here’s what we found…

 
What our student groups are doing in support of BLM

What our student groups are doing in support of BLM

 
Laura works to reform student finance

Laura works to reform student finance

 
CONGRATULATIONS to everyone picking up their results today

CONGRATULATIONS to everyone picking up their results today

 
Annual Members Meeting 2020

Annual Members Meeting 2020

 
Class of 2020 - We want to celebrate YOU!

Class of 2020 - We want to celebrate YOU!

 
Welcome 2020/21 Executive Officer Team!

Welcome 2020/21 Executive Officer Team!

 
DSU Freshers Week voted into the top 5 by YOU

DSU Freshers Week 2020 voted into the top 5 by YOU

 
Looking back at Katie’s past year at DSU

Looking back at Katie’s past year at DSU

 
Black Lives Matter: A statement from DSU

Black Lives Matter: A statement from DSU

 
YOU can now join our Trustee Board!

YOU can now join our Trustee Board!

 
Ask the Expert – The Answers

Ask the Expert – The Answers

 
Nominations for the Zone Elections are now OPEN!

Nominations for the Zone Elections are now OPEN!

 
DSU Celebrates: The Results

DSU Celebrates: The Results

 
WATCH: Highlights of 2019/20

WATCH: Highlights of 2019/20

 
DSU Celebrates: Shortlisted announced!

DSU Celebrates: Shortlisted announced!

 
Exam guidance Uni2Know

Exam guidance Uni2Know

 
Uni2Know: Learn more about good academic practice

Uni2Know: Learn more about good academic practice

 
Laura’s fight for the no detriment policy

Laura’s fight for the no detriment policy

 
Laura Flowers' Big Win! Your two week extension

Laura Flowers' Big Win! Your two week extension

 
A message from your Executives

A message from your Executives

 
Be a Course Rep hero!

Be a Course Rep hero!

 
Coronavirus updates and advice - 20 March

Coronavirus updates and advice - 20 March

 
RESULTS: Meet your Union Development Executive

RESULTS: Meet your Union Development Executive

 
Healthy Body, Healthy Mind

Healthy Body, Healthy Mind

 
DSU Elections: RESULTS

DSU Elections: RESULTS

 
Student Spotlight: Swim and Tri

Student Spotlight: Swim and Tri

 
DSU Celebrates 2020 has arrived!

DSU Celebrates 2020 has arrived!

 
Happy Valentines Day

Happy Valentines Day

 
Give it a Go Week

Give it a Go Week

 
Student Spotlight: The Tamil Society

Student Spotlight: The Tamil Society

 
WATCH: A Day in the Life of a DSU Executive

WATCH: A Day in the Life of a DSU Executive

 
Read the stories of some of DSU’s brilliant volunteers

Read the stories of some of DSU’s brilliant volunteers

 
Pride Month is here!

It’s that time again…DSU Pride!

 
International Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

International Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

 
Light the Night 2020

Join us in unity for Light the Night 2020

 
Elections 2020: Nominations are now OPEN!

Elections 2020: Nominations are now OPEN!

 
Give your lecturer the praise they deserve

Give your lecturer the praise they deserve

 
WATCH: An end of term message from your Executives

An end of term message from your Executives!

 
Join us for Womxn in STEM!

Womxn in STEM is a campaign being launched on Wednesday 27 November to celebrate and inspire women to experiment with the STEM subjects. The day will be full of events for De Montfort University (DMU) students to attend.

 
Day of Democracy

Day of Democracy

 
DSU launch Strategy for the next 3 years!

The DSU Strategy 2019-22 is here!

 
#PeriodProudDSU

Period poverty is a worldwide issue that needs to be more openly discussed.

 
Come and Give It A Go!

De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU) is launching a brand-new programme to encourage students to try a range of activities without any commitment.

 
A statement about the University of Manchester occupation from your Students' Union

A statement about the University of Manchester occupation from your Students' Union

 
Your chosen Raise and Give charities

Your chosen Raise and Give charities!

 
The DMU Hindu Society’s spectacular Diwali celebration

The DMU Hindu Society collaborated with BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir Leicester to put on a spectacular event in celebration of Diwali.

 
4 reasons to grab yourself a Freshers wristband

Here are 4 reasons YOU should buy your Freshers wristband today!

 
Poker Society compete to win £100,000

The Poker Society has won the opportunity to compete in the largest poker tournament outside of America.

 
Early Bird Freshers wristbands on sale this Thursday!

This is your time to grab as many freebies as you can, make new friends and show us your best moves on the dancefloor.

 
Celebrate your Graduation day with DSU

Congratulations to the Class of 2019, you’ve made it! Now it’s time to celebrate.

 
DMU rowers qualify for world renowned competition

For the first time in De Montfort University (DMU) history, the DMU Rowing club has pre-qualified for the world-famous Henley Royal Regatta (HRR).

 
DMU students to takeover Brussels with #DSUinBrussels

De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU) is taking approximately 100 De Montfort University (DMU) students to Brussels tomorrow along with DMU Global.

 
WIN: We're giving away tickets to Reading and Leeds Festival!

We’re back with another festival giveaway and it’s bigger and better than before!

 
Student leaders learn valuable skills at #ActiCon19

DMU students were giving the opportunity to learn new skills to lead their student groups this week at ActiCon 2019.

 
DSU Freshers Week voted top 4 in UK

De Montfort Students' Union voted number 4 in the UK for Freshers Week!

 
We want YOU to join our Trustee Board!

We need driven DMU students to join our Trustee Board!

 
DSU and DMU win national sustainability award

De Montfort Students’ Union (DSU) and De Montfort University (DMU) have won a national award for our commitment to sustainability.

 
DMU hosts first Open Iftar and encourages students to donate unwanted items

This year, De Montfort University (DMU) will be hosting a multi-faith celebration to promote unity and community cohesion on campus.

 
WIN: We’re giving away a pair of tickets to Download Festival

DSU is giving you the chance to get free tickets to Download!

 
Student groups showcase their incredible talents for charity

During Homecoming 2019, student groups and societies battled it out for a second year in a row at the DSU Performance Showcase

 
A Healthy Mind is just as important as a Healthy Body

DSU has partnered with Leicester Students' Union to bring you Healthy Body, Healthy Mind - a campaign focusing on the importance of physical activity on your physical and mental health while at university.

 
DSU provides FREE sanitary products for all

DSU wants to ensure sanitary products are available for all at DMU.