Tag : Joseph Birch

Features | Where have all the International students gone?

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With the number of international students studying at UK Universities decreasing in recent years, Joseph Birch investigates where all the international students have gone and why they’re staying away.   A report by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) has revealed that numbers of International and EU students … Read More

Features | Young and Homeless

5 years ago / 0 comments

The number of young people who are homeless in the UK is still very high, with numerous schemes throughout the county to try bring this figure down. This week LS talks to a current Leeds student who was previously homeless and finds out how easy it is to come to … Read More

Interview | Matthew Neil – Meet and Travel Together

5 years ago / 0 comments

While coming in contact with international students is a daily occurrence for many of us, meeting Asylum seekers is less common. Asylum seekers are people who have fled their home, who arrive in another country and remain in that country until a decision is made regarding their application to stay. … Read More

Features | Alcohol awareness: unity and units

5 years ago / 0 comments

Awareness of alcohol is more than just thinking about having a little less to drink on a weekly basis. Thousands of young people’s lives are ruined every day by alcoholism both directly and indirectly. It’s about more than the pretence of changing your drinking pattern, or keeping a half hearted … Read More