UK Student

The 'I' Factor - Why TV Needs People Like You And Me

Nimesh Joshi | Posted 27.04.2017 | UK Entertainment
Nimesh Joshi

First things first, I never thought about 'diversity' growing up. Not once did I think the colour of my skin, my social class, my religion or anything...

How To Bag The Student Job Of Your Dreams Travelling The World As A Paid Travel Advisor

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 21.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Finding a job at the end of university can be a shock to the senses. Swapping mid-week nights out for hellish commutes and flat shares for the spare ...

Teen Creates Life-Saving Code For Heart Attack Victims While On Work Experience

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 21.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A teenager on work experience has created an award-winning code that could save the lives of heart attack victims. Ben Wald, 16, devised a system to ...

Student Loan Interest Rates Soar For Millions Thanks To Brexit

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 12.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Millions of graduates will be forced to pay more interest on their student loans thanks to Brexit, it has been announced. A rise in inflation followi...

Two-Thirds Of Students Are Living In 'Squalor' With Damp, Rats Or No Running Water

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 07.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Almost two-thirds of students are currently living in “squalor” due to their landlord’s neglect, new research has revealed. A survey of more th...

Meet The Vegan Student Going Mute For A Month For Animal Rights

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 07.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A university student dedicated to animal rights has vowed to be completely silent for the whole of February in a bid to “go voiceless for the voicel...

Standing Out From The Crowd - How Can Businesses Find Their Millennial Talent?

Kerim Derhalli | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK
Kerim Derhalli

Look at me! Pick me! Listen to me! The tendency of the modern world is that those who shout loudest get the furthest. For young people, pressure to s...

Universities Must Listen To The Voices Of Working Class Students

Frankie Leach | Posted 02.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Frankie Leach

With pioneering reports such as 'Educating All' and the work done by students unions across the country, it is clear that there is an urgent need for change for working class students and young people in the UK. Charities like RECLAIM are refusing to ignore the problems faced by working-class young people and are paving the way for like-minded organisations across the country to combat class division in all its forms.

6 Do's And Don't When Finding A Student House

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education

For thousands of students across the country, it’s one of the most stressful times of the year - time to find housing for the next academic year. B...

Woman Becomes Student Hero After She Brings Mattress To Uni Library During Exam Week

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 15.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A worn-out young woman has become the hero of students everywhere after she took a blow up mattress and Christmas blankets to the library for a nap. ...

16 Things Only University Of East Anglia Students Will Understand

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education

1. You know what “the 5 Ls” are. And you know at least one person who claims to have ticked them off. 2. A smoothie from Unio i...

Terminally Ill Oxford Student Who Hoped To Travel The World Dies Aged 21

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 14.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A terminally ill student whose friends raised more than £60,000 so he could travel the world has died aged 21. Matt Greenwood, who studied engineeri...

University Workers Miss Out On Wages Ahead Of Christmas Due To Student Protests

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 15.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Protesters at the University of Warwick have demanded that non-academic workers who have lost income in the run up to Christmas due to student demonst...

Black Students 'At Breaking Point' Walk Out Of Major NUS Meeting Over 'Institutional Racism'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Black students have walked out of one of the National Union of Student’s biggest annual events over claims they face “insufferable” racism withi...

Five Out Of Six A Level Students Given False Exam Result Predictions By Teachers

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Five out of six university applicants are given incorrect A Level results predictions, with almost a quarter of teens from low-income backgrounds (24%...

Milo Accuses Colleges Of 'Back Door' Censorship After US Talks Cancelled

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Controversial alt-right journalist Milo Yiannopoulos has slammed two American colleges for “back door” censorship after two dates of his “Danger...

Oxford Student Found Dead After First Night Of University Skiing Trip In French Alps

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education

An Oxford student has been found dead in the French Alps following the first night of a major annual Oxbridge Varsity skiing trip. The 22-year-old ma...

Post-Brexit: How To 'Remain' A Global Student

Eleanor Osborne | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Eleanor Osborne

The dust has finally settled over Britain's momentous decision to leave the European Union, and as politicians begin to negotiate the terms of our sep...

College Girl Becomes Hero Of The Internet After Trying To Use Slice Of Pizza As ID At Bar

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 23.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Watch out world - the internet has a new hero. On Thursday night, a college student tried to use a slice of pizza as ID to get into a bar in Massachu...

Cash-Strapped New York Students Find OAP Housemates To Save Money On Rent

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 23.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Everyone loves spending a bit of time with their grandparents - but can you imagine living with them while you study at university? New York Universi...

These US Students Have Their Own Unique Ways Of Dealing With Donald Trump's Win

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Out of all the groups in America stunned by the election of Donald Trump as president, it would appear that students are taking the news especially ba...

Why We Hired The 18-Year-Old Behind That Spoof John Lewis Advert

Sophie Raine | Posted 08.11.2016 | UK
Sophie Raine

In an increasingly competitive landscape, the creative industry needs to adopt a more inclusive mindset, otherwise they run the risk of not discovering the stars of tomorrow. Nick's story highlights a need for agencies to rethink their recruitment strategy.

17 Hilarious Tweets That Perfectly Sum Up The Absurdity Of Student Life

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 04.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

1. Scurvy is a legitimate worry. I just realised the only veg I've eaten in about two weeks was a piece of lettuce in my burger at Nandos #UniLife...

Unpaid Internships Should Not Be Banned By Government

Liam Bywater | Posted 04.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Liam Bywater

If internships are scrapped then fellow students like myself won't receive opportunities from companies and as a result we will find it more difficult to obtain a job

Student Receives Hilarious Note From Neighbours After She Complains About Their Loud Sex

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 03.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Noisy neighbours are terrible. Noisy neighbours who keep you awake having sex are even worse. Poor Jenna Levine, a student at Syracuse University in ...