Student Media

The Stephen Lawrence Student Media Centre is home to our student-led media outlets: The Spark Newspaper, The Spark Digital Team, and RUTV. These media streams are run by student committees, led by the Student Activities Officer.

The Media Centre was officially opened in 2013 by Symon Sentain, Chair of the Trustees of the Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust.

The Spark Newspaper

The Spark Newspaper, is written by students for students. The Spark brings you all the latest news, entertainment, lifestyle and sports from across campus.

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RUTV is the student TV station, with shows by students for students! All student of any abilities are encouraged to join the team! Roles are open to Camera Crew, Editors, Producers, Graphic Designers and much more!

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Spark Digital Team

Sparks Digital Team run The Spark website, so if online media is your thing don’t hesitate to get in touch. Roles include writer, photographer, videographer and more.

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Join Campus Media!

Develop real experience in a media outlet whilst learning a range of skills. Student Media is a must for anyone wishing to work within the media industry, or someone looking for a creative outlet.

Whether you want to write for our student newspaper, be a published photographer, present your own radio show, or make films, we have a place for you here within our Student Media streams.

We are always looking for new ideas and skills, so please email our Student Activities team at if you feel you can contribute another way.