Monday 20th February 2017,

Student News

How Technology Is Transforming Education

How Technology Is Transforming Education

Education has always benefitted from technological advances. From the invention of the abacus to modern day tablets and PCs, children are learning with more opportunities than ever before. Join GPS installations, specialists in public address system installations, as they discuss the history of education technology. Early classroom inventions started with chalkboards – a surface that [...]

February 13, 2017 Charles F.H. Whitworth Education News 0

Yorkshire Water To Offer Free Talks At UK Schools

Yorkshire Water To Offer Free Talks At UK Schools

Young Academic is delighted to bring you news of a fantastic initiative from Yorkshire Water. The UK water specialists are offering schools a free talk or workshop to teach pupils how some poorer countries still don’t have access to safe water and sanitation. The talks form part of the water company’s ‘Big Wish for Ethiopia’ [...]

December 5, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth UK News 0

New Online Pharmacy Research Journal Uses Open Access Publishing To Increase Dissemination

New Online Pharmacy Research Journal Uses Open Access Publishing To Increase Dissemination

THE latest global research in pharmacy – from lab-based discoveries to an analysis of the health benefits of honey and other natural products – is being freely shared online in new e-journal published by the University of Huddersfield.  One goal is to spread news of important breakthroughs to developing countries where conventional scientific journals can [...]

November 22, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth Student News 0

Finding Your Perfect Accommodation In 3 Simple Steps

Finding Your Perfect Accommodation In 3 Simple Steps

A recent survey by The Telegraph and The Student Room found that about 72% of students believe that their accommodation has an influence on their success at university. So your choice of accommodation is one of the key decisions you will make, and you need to do your research to ensure that you get the [...]

August 25, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth Student News 0

Unbelievable News – The UK Just Got Better For You!

Unbelievable News – The UK Just Got Better For You!

With all of the recent uncertainty following the UK vote for Brexit it is easy to become distracted from the fact that country remains a fantastic destination for international students from around the Globe. It continues to provide truly amazing opportunities and experiences to visitors and citizens alike. And now, in a very positive way [...]

August 23, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth UK News 0

5 Money Tips for International Students Studying in the UK

5 Money Tips for International Students Studying in the UK

  If you are an international student moving to the UK this summer to start a university course, here’s a few top tips to help you make the most of your money! Open a e-Current UK bank account BEFORE you leave – Many international students assume a high street bank is the best place to [...]

August 21, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth Student News 0

Important (But Boring) Things You Need To Do In Your First Week

Important (But Boring) Things You Need To Do In Your First Week

When you are planning for your life in the UK we are sure that you will be thinking about all of the exciting things that you will be experiencing during your time here. But don’t forget the important (but boring) things that you will need to sort out in your first week. Below we have [...]

August 19, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth Student News 0

Why Now Is The Time For BTEC Students To Get Ahead With Clearing

Why Now Is The Time For BTEC Students To Get Ahead With Clearing

While A-Level students have to wait until results day to find out if they have made their university offers, BTEC students are already ahead of the game because they get their results a little earlier. For those students with BTEC qualifications who sadly didn’t make their grades, now is therefore a great time to start [...]

August 8, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth Campus News 0

What Does Brexit Mean For Students?

What Does Brexit Mean For Students?

Following the UK’s decision to leave the European Union, there has been a lot of talk over what it could mean for young people. Many have criticised the government for not giving 16-17-year-olds the vote, claiming that allowing them to do so could have changed the fate of the referendum. However, the decision of the [...]

July 12, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth Politics 0

UNITE Students Commits Further £5 million To Talented Students

UNITE Students Commits Further £5 million To Talented Students

The UK’s largest purpose-built student accommodation provider, Unite Students, has donated a further £5 million to the Unite Foundation.  The Foundation works with universities to provide accommodation and scholarships to talented and ambitious students lacking family support. The donation has been made in the form of an investment in the Unite UK Student Accommodation Fund [...]

June 15, 2016 Charles Whitworth Education News 0