#loveDMU New York Day: Enjoy a taste of the Big Apple on campus!


Last week, more than 1,000 DMU students and academics headed to New York to take part in once-in-a-lifetime educational trips and immerse themselves in the culture of 'the city that never sleeps'.

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Inspired by this trip and as part of our #loveDMU campaign, we're bringing a taste of the Big Apple to campus on Monday 14 January for all of our students.

Between midday and 2pm in the Campus Centre, we'll be handing out FREE delicious American snacks including mini pretzels, hot dogs and cookies. Demon Media will also be playing some New York themed music to get you in the NYC mood.

Meanwhile, The Food Village will be serving a New York themed menu of:

New York Deli Beef Burger & Fries

(Beef Patty, Sauerkraut, American style cheese, Sliced Gherkins, Burger Sauce in a Pretzel Style Bun)

New York Deli Bean Burger (V) & Fries

(Spicy Bean Patty, Sauerkraut, American Style Cheese, Sliced Gherkins, Burger Sauce in a Pretzel Style Bun ) (V)

American Hot Dogs

Big Mommas Hot Dog, Runny Cheese Sauce, Brisket Beef Chilli & Fries

Veggie Dog, Runny Cheese Sauce, Heinz Ketchup, French’s Mustard, Caramelised Beer Fried Onions & Fries


Giant Onion Rings, Franks Red Hot Sauce (V)



American Mac n Cheese. (with or without bacon)


Make sure you look out for our student ambassadors who will be outside the Food Village from midday with free lunch vouchers (up to the value of £5.10). There's only 100 to giveaway so make sure you get one fast!

#loveDMU Competition 

Don't miss out on the chance to win some fantastic prizes by taking part in our competition on the day*. All you need to do is take a selfie in front of our New York selfie wall, which will be near the entrance of the Food Village. Then share your picture on Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #loveDMUNYC to enter. Please make sure you are following @dmuleicester so that we can DM you if you win.

The prizes up for grabs are:

First prize

One lucky winner will receive a pair of tickets to see the Lion King in the West End. This prize also includes a pair of return train tickets to London.

Please note that accommodation is not provided.

Second prize

Two second prize winners will receive a voucher for a meal for two.

Runners up prizes

We have three pairs of cinema tickets to give away to three runners up.

*Terms and conditions apply, please click here for more information

Posted on Thursday 10th January 2019

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