Life as a World Renowned Remixer and Producer – Meet DJ Sam Young

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Yesterday, Young Academic caught up with two time winner of the London Club and Bar Awards, Sam Young who gave us the lowdown on life as a world-renowned DJ. As the new academic year fast approaches, keep your eyes peeled for the latest fashion, music and student news.


Topshop Launches New Student App with SCVNGR

Congratulations to all university students-to-be who recently found out they got on their university courses. At Young Academic, we’ve been getting prepared for another busy academic year and look to bring you the latest in student news as well essential music, events and student fashion news in the build up to September. The latest to grab our attention is the recent partnership between student fave, Topshop and digital pioneers, SCVNGR.


How Young is Too Young in the Fashion Industry?

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As the student fashion section starts to take shape, Young Academic takes a look at the controversy in the fashion industry that once again has reared its ugly head. In the news this week is the debate over young models. Has the world of fashion gone too far or is it just pushing boundaries in a quest to become a bit more edgy?


CherryByte Set to Take the Ibiza Dubstep Scene by Storm this Autumn

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With the summer holidays drawing to an end, Young Academic is getting prepared for yet another busy academic year of stimulating student news. In the meantime, we bring you news of a music collaboration between an internationally renowned businesswoman and multi-talented writer – meet CherryByte.


Lady Gaga Wears Dress Designed By Fashion Graduate

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As students enjoy their (not so sunny) summer holidays, Young Academic continues to bring you the latest in student fashion and education news. In latest news, graduate fashion designer Rebecca Short makes the headlines as Lady Gaga chooses her unique design.


Make Up Essentials at Affordable Prices for Students


With Fresher’s Week fast approaching, Young Academic is preparing for a busy year of entertainment and education news. We understand that it’s an expensive business being a student, what with all the nights out and takeaways but there’s good news, we have found a fantastic make up range which definitely won’t leave you skint.


Autumn/Winter 2011 Fashion Trends on a Student Budget

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As the rain continues to pour down and we all sit confused, wondering if we fell asleep and missed summer this year, thoughts quickly turn to our winter wardrobes. In essential student fashion news, Young Academic gives you the lowdown on the Autumn/Winter trends for 2011 and how to look good for less.


Will the Amy Winehouse Trademark Fashion Style be Missed as Much as her Music?

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Famous for her beehive and unique music, Amy Winehouse will be sorely missed by music and fashions fans alike. With her death, comes the sad realisation that her talent has been lost forever. Young Academic looks at the fashion contribution of the Back to Black singer after her tragic death over the weekend in essential student fashion news.


Harper Adams Qualifications to be Handed to VSO International Volunteers

In interesting student news, Young Academic has today learnt of a new qualification set to accredit hundreds of young volunteers looking to start work abroad. Thanks to a new partnership the Harper Adams University College and VSO, the qualification will look to accredit the work of 18-22 year international volunteers on the Global Xchange programme as well as VSO trainees.


With Just Three Days To Go, James Corden Backs Column Idol 2011

Back in April, Young Academic brought news of a writing competition launched by national newspaper The Sun and communications enhancing charity Media Trust called Column Idol. In essential student news and with just three days until the initiative closes, here at HQ were back with some advice from funny man James Corden on how you can become the next column writer.