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
The Media Centre was officially
opened in 2013 by Symon Sentain, Chair of the Trustees of the Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust.
The Spark Newspaper, is written by students for students. The Spark brings
you all the latest news, entertainment, lifestyle and sports from across
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!
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.
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.