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A Midsummers Evening Dream watching the Merchant of Venice in the magical Stratford-upon-Avon

By Kinga Bochenska When reading any of Shakespeare’s poetic sonnets or complex plays my mind has often wondered to a certain question:  Where did this genius come from?  Tweet

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Run for Africa!

Staff and students are once again raising money for The Gambia, and the hub that has been developed over the past few years with help from De Montfort University and Global Hands. The next fundraising event is on the 23rd … Continue reading

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Fundraising for Nepal

On Wednesday 13th May the university is going to host a day for Nepal, to raise funds to help those affected by the recent earthquake. A group of DMU students and staff are joining forces to host a range of … Continue reading

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“would take any opportunity to go back again”

By Emily Brunt Being in India was like being in a completely alien world to me. Never before have I seen a place so vibrant and full of chaos. Everywhere you look there’s something interesting happening, and everywhere you look … Continue reading

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“The best week of my life”

By Bavia Dulabh – DMU Square Mile International Frontrunner After a day long journey to India we finally arrived in Daly College Indore where a group of local students was waiting to welcome us all. The warm weather at that moment was … Continue reading

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“unforgettable and a really valuable experience” #DMUglobal trip to India

By Grace Broughton – Final year Nursing student The recent DMU Square Mile trip to India has been fantastic. I went to India with some fellow students and staff members to help in a washroom project undertaken in a cultural … Continue reading

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Photography at the GREAT Festival of Creativity…

By Jake Bonham – Third year Photography and Video Student I was lucky enough to win the opportunity to photograph the three day event that was the GREAT Festival of Creativity in Shanghai from 2nd to the 4th of March … Continue reading

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The GREAT Festival 2015 – A message from the Vice Chancellor

As you will know, DMU has this week been flying the flag for UK universities as part of the British Government’s GREAT Festival of Creativity, led by HRH the Duke of Cambridge. I wanted to let you have an update on … Continue reading

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Festival of Colours – March 6th!

By Krishna Nama We will be celebrating Holi to mark the coming of spring and it is traditionally marked with colour and fun. It will be held on Bede Park from 4pm – on Friday 6th March 2015. Holi is synonymous … Continue reading

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This trip will be life changing!

By Bavia Dulabh – DMU Square Mile International Frontrunner Hi my name is Bavia Dulabh and I am flying to India on Friday, as part of a project that will build toilets for children in Indore, India. Tweet

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