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Goethe-Institut’s ‘Europe List’ to Survey What Constitutes European Culture

Goethe-Institut’s ‘Europe List’ to Survey What Constitutes European Culture

As any regulars here at Young Academic will know only too well, we are obsessed with culture here at the UK's national student news website. As such, we can bring you news of an intriguing survey being run by The Goethe-Institut. This focuses on what exactly in means to be European and will be running [...]

March 21, 2013 Charles Whitworth Columns, Features, Lifestyle, Politics, Student News, World News 0

Students Give Damning Verdict on Education System and PlayStation Nation Perception

Students Give Damning Verdict on Education System and PlayStation Nation Perception

Young Academic can reveal some damning statistics today that reveak that the vast majority of 12 to 18 year-olds say they don't get to be creative enough at school. Further to this, two thirds say being branded 'Playstation Nation' is unfair as they are more than keen to embrace more creative issues as students. [...]

July 23, 2012 Charles Whitworth Columns, Education News, Gaming, Student News, Technology 10

Student Suing for $20 Million After Being Forced to Drink His Own Urine in Prison

Student Suing for $20 Million After Being Forced to Drink His Own Urine in Prison

Young Academic can report some quite horrific student news today, as reports are emanating regarding a college student in America who was forgotten and left in a prison cell for five days with no food or water. [...]

May 4, 2012 Charles Whitworth Columns, Education News, Student News, World News 3

Are Children At Risk Of Getting Addicted To Fruit Machines?

Are Children At Risk Of Getting Addicted To Fruit Machines?

Craig Talbot, the latest addition to the Young Academic team and new Staffordshire University correspondent, reported earlier this week on a worring increase in students gambling to raise extra funds. [...]

May 4, 2012 Craig Talbot Columns, Lifestyle, Money 3

Positive for Youth Puts the Onus on Stars of the Future

Positive for Youth Puts the Onus on Stars of the Future

Charles Whitworth takes a look at ‘Positive for Youth’, a government paper designed to give responsibility to the people that matter in his latest education news feature. [...]

March 2, 2012 Charles Whitworth Columns, Courses & Careers, Education News, Features, Student News, UK News 1

London 2012 Could Prove To Be Springboard for UK Students

London 2012 Could Prove To Be Springboard for UK Students

With the London Olympics just around the corner, the UK’s supposed ‘lost generation’ is being urged to use this huge event as inspiration and impetus for the future. Young Academic Editor Charles Whitworth examines how young people can use the games to launch their careers and take advantage of the boost that is set [...]

March 1, 2012 Charles Whitworth Columns, Education News, Features, UK News 2

Scottish Independence Back On The Agenda

Scottish Independence Back On The Agenda

Prime Minister David Cameron may be indirectly giving a boost to Alex Salmond and his Scottish independence supporters, Young Academic's education news specialist and features editor Robert Gant reports. [...]

January 9, 2012 Bobby Gant Columns, Features, Student News, UK News 2

Military Action Against Iran Would Be Disastrous For The Region

Military Action Against Iran Would Be Disastrous For The Region

Young Academic Features Editor Robert Gant reports on how the West is hurtling towards disaster as Iran test fires missiles in Gulf. This is the student news portal's first enthralling opinion piece of 2012 and there will be plenty more where this came from, make sure you follow our RSS feed to make sure you [...]

January 3, 2012 Bobby Gant Columns, Features, Opinion, Student News, Student Portal, World News 3

The Coalition Was Always A Gamble For Clegg

The Coalition Was Always A Gamble For Clegg

In our latest incisive opinion piece, Young Academic’s Features Editor Robert Gant gives his view on what the future holds for the Liberal Democrats. [...]

December 8, 2011 Bobby Gant Columns, Education News, Features, Opinion, Politics 4

Professor Brian Cox Urges Us to Ask Questions Following Discovery of Kepler 22-b

Professor Brian Cox Urges Us to Ask Questions Following Discovery of Kepler 22-b

Following the discovery of a potentially life bearing new planet, Kepler 22-b, Young Academic can bring you the thoughts of celebrity scientist Professor Brian Cox. [...]

December 6, 2011 Charles Whitworth Columns, Features, Science, Student Portal, Technology 7