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World News

Ten Cities Project from Geothe Institut Enters European Phase

Ten Cities Project from Geothe Institut Enters European Phase

You may well have read with interest, our feature regarding the very exciting Ten Cities project from the ever pioneering Goethe-Institut. Young Academic can bring you an update today as the programme enters its second phase... [...]

July 9, 2013 Charles Whitworth School Of Music, World News 0

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

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

Make Kony Famous this Year and Help the Invisible Children in Uganda

Make Kony Famous this Year and Help the Invisible Children in Uganda

Today and for many to come, a video made by Invisible Children will spread across social networks. The aim of the video? To make Kony famous. Help show your support and join the fight to stop Kony and help the children of Uganda whose lives are devastated by Kony’s actions. [...]

March 7, 2012 Rachel Deer Student News, UK News, World News 9

Jessica Minh Anh to Make History with World’s Highest Fashion Show

Jessica Minh Anh to Make History with World’s Highest Fashion Show

In October of last year, Jessica Minh Anh made history in the fashion world after she hosted a fashion runway show on London’s Tower Bridge. 44 metres above the Thames, models and designers gathered for the J Autumn fashion show. On 19th March, the global fashion show organiser will host yet another fashion [...]

February 24, 2012 Rachel Deer Lifestyle, Student Fashion, Student News, World News 8

£32bn HS2 High Speed Rail Scheme Approved by Government

£32bn HS2 High Speed Rail Scheme Approved by Government

The government has today given the green light to plans for a high speed rail scheme by the name of HS2 which is set to vastly improve travel times between the country’s busiest destinations. [...]

January 11, 2012 Charles Whitworth Student News, UK News, World News 1

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

Time Reveals Person of the Year – The Protester

Time Reveals Person of the Year – The Protester

This year’s winner of the Time Person of the Year award for having made the biggest impact in 2011 is ‘the Protester’. Robert Gant reports. [...]

December 16, 2011 Charles Whitworth Student News, World News 5

Grenade Attack in Belgian City of Liege Takes Multiple Lives

Grenade Attack in Belgian City of Liege Takes Multiple Lives

As the UK’s number one source of education news and world news, Young Academic can bring you news of shocking terrorist attack in the unlikeliest of places. A gun and grenades were used in the built up centre of the Belgian city of Liege. Reports are now emerging that the attack has killed at least [...]

December 13, 2011 Charles Whitworth Student News, World News 3

Evolution of Barbie Sparks Yet More Controversy

Evolution of Barbie Sparks Yet More Controversy

It may be a step away from the usual student fashion and education news but I’m sure there are a few big kids out there or even those just interested in the Barbie scandal who will want to know of the latest controversy to hit the news this week. [...]

November 15, 2011 Rachel Deer Lifestyle, Opinion, Student Fashion, Student News, UK News, World News 6