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The Priory Group Provides Freshers Checklist for First Time Students

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With Universities across the country preparing to open the doors for the start of the 2011/2012 academic year, an expert at the Priory Group, as drawn up a checklist to help new students combat feelings of isolation and loneliness. With all sort of education news and student news coming way, we thought it was important to bring this important article for anyone feeling anxious about embarking on the journey that is higher education.

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Students at Middlesex University Create Bird Sized Camera to Save Soldiers’ Lives

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Young Academic can reveal that a team of engineers from Middlesex University have developed the UK’s first lightweight outdoor flying video camera. The device can fit into a soldiers backpack and has the potential to save the lives of British troops in action across the globe. This is surely great student news for everyone involved at Middlesex University and a great testament to all their hard work and endeavour.

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Glasgow Students End Their 212 Day Sit In

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Young Academic’s Political Correspondent Robert Gant reports on the end of the longest student occupation in UK history. As the United Kingdom’s ultimate source of student news, we thought it was only right to bring you all the information you need regarding this remarkable set of events.

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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.

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A-Level Results Day Young Academic Special

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You would have had to have had your head in the sand not to realise that today is A-Level results day and what a dramatic one it has been. As Young Academic reported earlier this morning, the UCAS website has received so many enquiries that its servers crashed under pressure. UCAS have reiterated their message from last week and urged students not to panic.

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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.