Category: Features

Public Sector Workers Fight Back at Elitist Tory System with Mass Strike

Public Sector Workers Fight Back at Elitist Tory System with Mass Strike

Young Academic today applauds the public sector workers that have implemented a mass union strike. Seemingly fed up of the…
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Outrage at Model Industry and Child Models after Dakota Fanning Marc Jacobs Campaign

Outrage at Model Industry and Child Models after Dakota Fanning Marc Jacobs Campaign

At 16, life is just beginning but not in the world of modelling according to a new fashion agency which…
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Will Peter Roebuck Be Remembered For All The Wrong Reasons?

Will Peter Roebuck Be Remembered For All The Wrong Reasons?

As a major student news site, Young Academic acknowledges the great work of Peter Roebuck and assesses the controversies that…
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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…
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Reputations Again Hanging By a Thread Following Outrageous FIFA Poppy Ban

Reputations Again Hanging By a Thread Following Outrageous FIFA Poppy Ban

I feel like finishing with a swear word, but out of respect for Young Academic I wont. But let us…
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Rob Gant Reports Live from the Occupy LSX Protest Camp

Rob Gant Reports Live from the Occupy LSX Protest Camp

After spending over a week at the Occupy LSX (London Stock Exchange) protest camp, Young Academic’s Features Editor gives his…
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John Peel Day Marks the Seventh Anniversary of Iconic DJs Death

John Peel Day Marks the Seventh Anniversary of Iconic DJs Death

Here at Young Academic HQ, we have been marking John Peel Day by listening to all of our favourite albums,…
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Students and Young People Fear Debt More Than Death Say YouthNet

Students and Young People Fear Debt More Than Death Say YouthNet

Young Academic brings some startling student news today as YouthNet publishes the results of a survey taken of students and…
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Poverty On The Rise In The UK Say The Institute for Fiscal Studies

Poverty On The Rise In The UK Say The Institute for Fiscal Studies

New figures released today show that the number of people, including children, living in poverty in the UK is increasing.…
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Androulla Vassiliou Visits Londons WorldSkills Event to Address Issues Such as Illiteracy

Androulla Vassiliou Visits Londons WorldSkills Event to Address Issues Such as Illiteracy

Young Academic can bring you news of the European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, Androulla Vassiliou’s visit to…
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