Student Stories

“I pitch stories about ethnic minority communities to the media, if I don’t then someone else will.” 

Ramla Dirie has recently begun working as a researcher for 72 Films in London and hopes to use her roles within the media industry to improve the depiction of diversity on TV in the UK. 

“Black History is part of British History” – DMU grad diversifies school’s curriculum

Creating a curriculum that makes Black, Asian and minority ethnic students feel seen is the driving force behind Emily Folorunsho’s role as head of history at London’s Barking Abbey School.

11 February 2021

DMU Graduate Scoops Production Manager Role at London’s Beat Radio 106.3

Emmanuel Adeyemo went to Beat 106.3 hoping to get hired as a presenter, but the station were so impressed by his skills that they bypassed their normal intern route and offered him a broadcast assistant role which evolved into production manager two months later. 

28 January 2021