Leeds Met Photojournalism Students Exhibition Goes Live!

  Final year Photographic Journalism (BSC) students studying at Leeds Metropolitan University showcased their photographic work in an exhibition entitled ‘Project 44’ at the Corn Exchange in Leeds City Centre. Lord Mayor of Leeds, Councillor Tom Murray opened the private viewing of the exhibition to friends and family on the 9th May at 6:30pm. Tom Murray was impressed by …

F*U*E*L Friday’s @ Leeds Met

  Recently we went down to FUEL; the weekly club night held at the SU, to check out what one of Leeds’s biggest, weekly alternative club nights had to offer. The result was good drink offers, lots of dancing and a huge mix of people! You can’t get away from the fact that it is a …

Peace//Drenge @ Leeds Met SU

  With as many Drenge as there are Peace T shirts, this is practically a double headline show. I was equally looking forward to both bands and I sensed as much from everyone else. Drenge’s self-titled debut album which came out earlier this year is a cracker, a snarling and gritty ‘anti-love’ record and a complete …

Review: Johnny Marr @ Leeds Met SU

“Who is Johnny Marr?” is something I have been asked so many times over the past couple of days…where to start? I have mostly responded in shock with “The Guitarist from The Smiths!” but of course he was and still is, so much more. I first came across him when I discovered The Smiths as …

Leeds Met: Less talk, more action!

    At University we’re pretty good at appearing ethical. Our Vice Chancellor is a member of the University mega group Million+ which aims to: …champion the contribution of universities, students and graduates to a fairer Britain and a more innovative global economy, through evidence based policy and research We say we are a “People university….a not for …

Leeds Met SU: Bringing students together

                Starting University can be an overwhelming experience and at times can make you feel a bit lost. Luckily the Student Union helped to put on an alternative range of events to allow students to meet new people. These free events took place throughout freshers week and were …

Your Warm Welcome to Leeds Met

    Forget about your summer blues because this year Leeds Met Freshers’ is taking you back to the beach. Your very own warm welcome that gives you your first real taste of the Freshers’ experience with themed cocktails, free Hawaiian garlands, a photo booth and music from a very special guest Radio 1 DJ …

The Met Ball 2013

      For those who aren’t aware of what The Met Ball is exactly, it’s the annual ball that celebrates the opening of the fashion exhibit at the costume institute that takes place in the infamous museum “The Met”. The red carpet event takes place in none other than the museum itself which is …

Leeds Met Introduces… Essence B

Emmanuel  Bicharri better known as Essence B is a London based artist who is sending shock waves through the underground scene with his collection of Afrobeat club hits such as “Ghost money, Superwhine and Talk am” under independent London based Nigerian record label ‘Lodafriq Entertainment’. His first taste of the spotlight came at a school …

Leeds Met: An Unfair Pay Campus

This post was written by a member of the Leeds Met Greens. We’ve got a stall at Refreshers Fair on the 7th Feb as well as a film screening, on the same day at 17.30 at City Campus. Come say hello or email leedsmetgreens@gmail.com for more info; membership is free. Before Christmas I wrote about whether Leeds Met …